Changing Your Locks in NYC
Whether you are renting or own your own home here in NYC, it is never a bad idea to change your locks. We change all kinds of locks including door knobs, deadbolts, mortise locks as well as Medeco and Mul-T Lock high security cylinders.
Did you just move into a new place or have extensive work done? Keys get passed around by contractors and their temporary staff and you never know who has a copy.
Did you just break up with your significant other? Relationships can be complicated and your personal safety should always be your first priority. A quick lock change offers peace of mind and is a form of self care.
Greenwich Locksmiths technicians are experts at replacing locks on doors. We proudly charge a $125 flat rate to change any lock and will do so quickly without damaging your lock. Our small crew of seasoned veteran locksmiths upholds the highest level of integrity. Remember anyone who changes your locks essentially has your keys. That is why it is so important that a licensed reputable locksmith changes your locks and not some creep from a fake Google listing.
Having Roommate Issues? What is the NYC Law on Changing Locks?
- If the lease is in your name, it is your right to change the locks to your home whenever you want. Someone who is "subletting" can never change the locks on you under any circumstances
- Your landlord can only change the locks on you once you have been evicted with a court order.
- If you are in a situation where you have a squatter, please consult an attorney.
- If you have been a victim of domestic violence you should get your locks changed immediately.