Door Locks, Charlotte, NCPosted by Charlotte LocksmithNovember 14th, 2022
Are you using the best locks on your doors?
There are many kinds of locks for many kinds of doors – but how do you know which door locks are right for your needs? To help make your decision easier, we’ve provided explanations on two types of door locks that we provide to customers that can help you determine what best suits your needs.
Cypher Lock: Used extensively in government offices around the world, Cypher Locks are vandal resistant. These door locks use keypads that are connected to a controller whose codes can only be changed by physically plugging different conductors into the controller in a specific order. Without having physical access to the controller (which is mounted on the secure side of the door), it is impossible to hack into these locks, as the controllers are not connected to a network, nor does a computer program them. If safety matters most to you, look no further than Cypher Locks for your business or your most precious belongings.
Push button Lock: If you are looking for keyless entry that’s very secure, but not quite as Fort Knox as a Cypher Lock, push button door locks are a solid choice. You, as the owner, set up the combination on the touch keypad and can only gain access into the lock with the correct code. Like Cypher Locks they also have no wiring and use extremely long-life batteries. Codes can be any combination of letters or numbers and can have more than one code to grant access if desired.
Their customer service and work has always exceeded my expectations.
Here at Eastway Lock & Key, Inc., we care deeply about your security and want to make sure that you get the right door locks for your needs. Our Charlotte, North Carolina family business carries a North Carolina Locksmith License and has been a leader in the security industry since 1976. Trust in us, and we’ll minimize all your security worries.
At Eastway Lock & Key, Inc., we install door locks in Charlotte, Concord, Indian Trail, Huntersville, Mount Holly, Marvin, Rock Hill, and Waxhaw, North Carolina, as well as Berkeley County, Myrtle Beach, Fort Mill, Surfside Beach, Garden City, Little River, Conway, Murrell’s Inlet, and Pawleys Island, South Carolina.
Why choose Eastway Lock & Key, Inc.?
Eastway Lock & Key, Inc. has been a trusted specialist in locksmith services in Charlotte, North Carolina since 1976. For more than 40 years, we have built our reputation on providing solutions for security needs big, small, and in between. We use only the best products available on the market today and take pride in our work. With two convenient locations to serve you, we service residential, commercial and industrial clients in the Charlotte and Myrtle Beach areas.
Check out what some of our customers have had to say about about locksmith and door lock services.
Have had the pleasure of doing business with them over the last 5 years. Some on site at their place and some at my work site. They are always professional, friendly and explain what they will need to do and costs related so never any surprises. They will alway be my only locksmith of choice.
13:37 21 Jan 23
Highly recommend! Brian Moreira is the locksmith that changed the lock for one of our office buildings, and he was super professional and quick. Thank you.
16:33 12 Dec 22
We needed our exterior doors rekeyed and Brian did a fantastic job. Fast, easy, professional and affordable.
11:54 09 Dec 22
I have been using the services of Eastway Lock and Key for more than 20 years and have never been disappointed. I am moving to a new house and planned on having Medico locks installed at a future date but when I misplaced the regular house keys today, I thought why not have new locks installed now. I called Eastway and they said they could schedule to have at least one door done today and replace the other locks at a later time. Of course it is Friday afternoon and when Kenny from Eastway called he had been in the field all day and had been given no information about what was to be installed. It was confusing but he got it straightened out and arrived with the needed equipment about the time the rest of the world was on their way home. He completed the job as a professional and checked with me about which locks I wanted for each door when he returned. He also noticed another door from the master bedroom that opens onto the patio that I had forgotten. (I had told him 3 doors but there are actually 4). As I said, I have never been disappointed and Kenny really went beyond expectations today. It is good to know that Eastway Lock and Key is as dependable today as it was in 1997-98, when I had my first Medico locks installed.
23:19 18 Nov 22
They were quick to get someone out to address my issue. Brian M., the technician, was very friendly, efficient, he explained the issue and resolved it in 30 minutes. I would use them again.
15:19 16 Nov 22
Made an appt with Eastway and had our lock issues solved by Jeff. Thank you so much! Super professional, kind, and patient with my questions. Highly recommend.
15:42 13 Sep 22
Excellent experience just now from our tech. Locked out of house including storm door. He was persistent and persevered and yay! Prompt, friendly, informative! So grateful! Thanks again!,
14:09 18 Jun 22
Brian Moreira was very professional, personable, and efficient.
21:59 10 Jun 22
The white guy that worked 04/June 11:40 am was very helpful and pleasant . He copied 2 keys for me in less than 5mins . Great customer service 👍
15:46 04 Jun 22
Brian was quick and professional. I recommend this company.
18:56 25 Apr 22
Brian did a great job! Thank you.
18:44 20 Apr 22
Brian Moreira replaced handlesets and locks on the front and back doors of my house. He is professional, easy to communicate with, and did a great job with the installation. Everything works perfectly.
21:09 06 Apr 22
On time, professional, got the job done in under an hour. Highly recommend!
15:14 25 Mar 22
Brian Moreira completed our service call. We had 2 locks re-keyed and keys made. He was prompt, courteous and friendly. He also pointed out a problem with one of our doors that we may want to take care of in the future. Highly recommend Eastway Lock & Key! Our company has been doing business with them for years and they always do a great job!
15:23 22 Mar 22
Brian was very fast and helpful!
14:57 11 Mar 22
Just bought a house in Denver, nc. Called & they were able to do come rekey all 6 locks same day. Fair price & awesome service. Will definitely recommend them!
12:02 02 Mar 22
I bought a new keypad lock and wasn't taking chances with installing it so they sent out Brian. He was great, quick, and resolved the issue of my deadbolt not fitting properly.
16:21 17 Feb 22
Brian came out to help with garage knob and lock issues. He was very professional and took care of the issue very timely and efficiently. Have used Eastway for larger projects also and was very satisfied then also.
16:03 10 Feb 22
We had the pleasure of working with Brian. He did an excellent job, he was extremely kind, professional and efficient. My girlfriend and I were thrilled with the job that Brian did and would recommend both Eastway and Brian specifically to anyone who needs a locksmith.
19:15 14 Dec 21
Jack was on time, polite, and professional in helping us with a patio gate.
18:44 26 Nov 21
Fast, profesional, not expensive,I got my car roof rack locks key from here,Not even the car dealer has it ,Stephon help me , nice guyHighly recommended
16:51 24 Sep 21
Just wanted to give some credit to Tracy who was the technician that responded to my service call to Eastway L&K, he was very prompt and friendly in his response and explained thoroughly what I could expect and costs, ETA, etc. Tracy was also upfront that he was on his way to another call that he had before me and let me know what side of town so I had an idea of about how long I’d be sitting with my kids locked out of my house! He called back when done with the other call only a few minutes later to say he was on his way. Very professional and courteous; prompt in correspondence and honest. Thank you again!
22:14 15 Sep 21
Last night I called from Freedom Park after discovering I had locked my keys in the car...AJ missed my call but ended up calling back! He was quick, personable, funny and professional. While I found my keys outside of my car in the park, my car door was opened without damage AND I would call for Eastway’s service again, in a heart beat. Thank you, AJ for making a miserable situation way more palatable!
16:31 10 Aug 21
They were amazing! I've called around to a few places and Eastway Lock & Key were the friendliest, fastest, most professional, and most affordable option. They were truly a lifesaver and came out to my car right away and the mechanic was extremely helpful. I highly recommend them!
12:48 25 May 21
Outstanding response time, friendly, professional and cost effective! Brian was AMAZING!
21:21 06 May 21
I had two locks re-keyed to match an existing key. They got it done in about 10 minutes while I waited, and both locks work great. At about $17 per lock it was definitely worth it as I have zero knowledge on how to do it myself. Quick, quality service from Eastway. 👍🏻
19:43 17 Apr 21
Excellent experience with Eastway. Every technician has always been prompt and courteous. They are the ONLY locksmith company I use in the Charlotte area.
22:02 09 Feb 21
I went to Home Depot to try to get some keys for a church mailbox made. They told me they weren't able to do it. I went to Eastway Lock & Key and they were able to make them. I had 3 copies made and had no problems using any of them. They do have a setup outside for service due to COVID, and it was convenient and quick.
21:25 25 Jan 21
Very professional. Worked with me by phone to help my senior citizen parent . Gave good feedback on overall safety.
23:03 20 Jan 21
I called Eastway Lock & Key on Tuesday 1/19/21 because the knob to our front door was falling off. The put the call into their service department, for repair that same day. Brian called me to let me know when he would was bout 30 minutes from arriving. After Brian arrived and looked at the door, he said that we would need a entire new knob assembly ( Please excuse my wording, I am not sure what all the parts are called.) Brian said that he would check at the shop to see if they had something that would work, and luckily they did. Brian came back THAT SAME DAY to do the repair. It look some time, and Brian kept checking with me along the way, to let me know how much longer it was going to take.I do have to say at the end of the job, Brian had me check the door and would not leave until I was completely satisficed!!! I would highly recommend Eastway Lock & Key ( And ask for Brian ... I know I will from now on!)
15:51 20 Jan 21
The team sent out a Locksmith the same day I called. Within an hour the locksmith, who was great, arrived. He was professional, very friendly, rekeyed two locks, and made the extra keys needed. I would use Eastway Lock and Key again.
01:11 04 Jan 21
I had a trailer hitch locked onto my vehicle, but no key to remove it. Drove it over and they had it off in short order. Took 2 of them, apparently it was a tough lock and also in a very awkward position to work on. But they were super professional and friendly. I'm thinking there's a good reason they've been around *forever* in Charlotte. Would not hesitate to use them again. Awesome service!!!
22:36 30 Nov 20
Stephen,did a great job knew what to do,I was taken back when I walked up to the window two salesmen rushed out and made me feel uncomfortable,I told them my reason for being at Eastway they left after 20 minutes Stephen came out while waiting another gentleman walked up and only one person came outside,I will do business with them again did business with them for my company twenty five are more everytime we need a key made when I was warehouse manager.Terry Bowser
01:46 29 Aug 20
I highly recommend for re-keying house, one-off locks, and even car keys. Reasonably priced and great people to work with!
17:04 03 Jun 20
I just have to brag about an experience I just had with Daniel at Eastway Lock and Key. I locked my purse, keys and phone in my trunk while loading groceries. Several people were trying to pop my door open with no luck. LIKE THE LOCKSMITH ANGEL THAT HE IS, Daniel walked up out of nowhere offering to help and within minutes, I was in my car and on my way home. Thank you Daniel - you SAVED my day and my groceries!!!
22:01 07 May 20
Called Amanda late this morning and Kenny showed up with everything needed for the job after lunch. Amanda was pleasant and efficient. Kenny is clearly a Master Locksmith. My crawlspace door wouldn't latch. Friendly, courteous, efficient, and wearing appropriate PPE. The work was done quickly and completely. The price was very reasonable for the quality and efficiency of the work. Please accept my thanks and express my appreciation to Kenny, Bosses. My experience is that Amanda is outstanding and that Kenny is the best locksmith I've ever encountered. Your blessed to have such superstars representing your company.
19:46 04 May 20
Thank you so much to the sweet gentlemen who helped me at the gas station...what a blessing he was....may God continue to bless this company and the individuals who work there...
16:58 14 Apr 20
Excellent meticulous work. Follow up was outstanding. Highly recommend.
21:54 06 Dec 19
Had them come out to change out locks on my house. They were punctual, quality of work was top notch, and they were very affordable. While out they also talked to me about adding a security system with cameras which I ended up moving forward with several weeks later. Refreshing to work with local companies that do what they say they are going to do when they say they will do it. Thanks!!
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