Safes: What Do I Do When I Can’t Open My Safe?

safes locksmith milwaukeeSafes provide a secure storage space for all your most treasured valuables. It can hold things like expensive jewelry or family heirlooms, to important documents such as your passport. That is why it is especially important to ensure that you have access to the contents of the safe at all times. If you find yourself locked out of your safe, we can help.

What types of safe locks are there?

Currently there are 3 types of safe locks that is used:

  • Key Lock: This is the old-fashioned generic lock that is unlocked using a key. It gets the job done, but can be troublesome if the key is misplaced or lost.
  • Combination Lock: Another analog type of lock, it requires you to manually turn a knob to specific numbers displayed around the dial to unlock.
  • Electronic Lock: An electronic safe that typically runs on battery, this lock requires you to input the correct sequence of numbers to unlock. This type of lock is currently the most popular.

Can I try and break open a safe I’m locked out of?

If you are ever unable to open your safe and access the contents of it, we advise against trying to open it yourself. A non-professional could damage the lock, safe, or the contents in the process, making it much more difficult for a professional locksmith to open the safe without damaging the safe or the contents inside the safe further.

What should I do when I’m locked out of my safe?

The best option is to call a locksmith ASAP and provide them with as much information as possible about the safe, in order for the locksmith to quickly and efficiently unlock the safe and remove the contents of the safe. Although different depending on every situation, a locksmith possesses the knowledge and expertise to unlock a safe with minimal to no damage to the safe and the contents inside it.

Professional Safes Locksmith Services

We here at Milwaukee Lockstar not only specialize in building and vehicle locks, but also safe locks. We understand that your safe is extremely valuable to you as it holds your personal treasures. That is why we try our best to unlock the safe with minimal to no damage to the safe, and certainly retrieve the contents of the safe with no harm done. With our service radius of Milwaukee and all surrounding areas, we guarantee that you will be completely satisfied with our services! Contact us today or call us at 414-939-8811 to get started.

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