Sooner or later the majority of us will run into a door that will not operate sufficiently, or even not at all. It is all well and fine finding your door not operating as it should but when you run into a door that will not operate at all especially if you locked inside or outside the panic never seems to be less frustrating. If you are in need of opening a door in an Emergency please use our services. we are open 24 hours a day 7 days a week and we deal with doors that won't open on a regular basis.
We have put together a short survey to instruct on common faults so not always will you need a locksmith to come and rectify your problem. Sometimes rather commonly there could be a straight forward simple answer to one of your door problems. Which could be fault found in a matter of seconds to minutes and stress of worry could make you panic and look beyond the simplest of things. Please read through our chart as if you cannot find a resolution to your problem we are still on hand for emergency and non-emergency locksmith and lockout Callouts. We would rather offer some of the experience and resolutions free of charge on what the causes may be.
|Handle Won't Work||Broken Handle or Even Fix Mechanism||Get the door open to check the problem|
|Key Won't Turn in lock||The wrong key, Key on Inside, Broken Barrel Lock||Inspect Lock|
|Key Keeps Rotating In Lock||Broken Barrel Or Mechanism||Replace Lock Or Mechanism|
|Key Doesn't Insert Into Lock All The Way||Key On Inside or Broken Barell||Check If Key is on Inside of Dor|
when you cannot open your Upvc door which you cannot determine which is not opening for no apparent reason or cause.
|Upvc Door won't Shut To the Frame||Obstruction between the door and frame||Find the obstruction|
|Upvc Door Handle won't lift||Broken Mechanism or Door Out of Alignment||Determine which is at Fault|
|The wooden Door is Stiff from Opening to closing||Hinges Defected or obstruction between Jamb and Door||Fix Hinges or remove obstruction|
|Lock Turns but Door won't Open||The lock unlocks but the door is jammed to frame||Need to disengage the door from the frame|
|The lock won't Turn to open the door||Needs to find the problem with the lock||Disengage the lock from the keep|
|Wooden Door is Stiff from Opened to Closed Positions||Broken Hinges or Even obstruction||Fix the broken hinge or find the obstruction|
|Wood Door won't close all the way||A broken Lock or something is causing it not to close completely||Repair the broken lock or remove the issue which stops the door from settling in the closed position.|
|Wood door won't stay closed or locked||Normally a broken lock or unadjusted keep||Repair the lock or adjust the keep|
|Remote doesn't unlock the car||Remote or Car antenna damaged||Check to see which is at fault|
|Key Won't turn in the lock||The lock is broken or damaged||Change Lock|
|The key turns but won't unlock the car||The mechanism in the lock may be at fault||Replace the mechanism|
|Key Cant be pushed all the way into the lock||Some sort of Alien in Lock, Lock Faulty||Extract Foreign object, or Replace lock|
|Car Door won't shut from fully Open||Faulty Hinges or obstruction||Check to find the Cause|
|The car door won't lock off the remote||Remote issue or one of the doors is not fully shut||Check remote for frequency and doors are shut|
|The door will not stay shut||Fault mechanism or keep to mechanism of the car||Check mechanism and keep to lock|
|The Car door will not shut all the way||Some obstruction or foreign object||remove the object if one is present|
|The Key won't turn in the lock||Broken Lock||Open and Replace Lock|
|The door Unlocked but won't open||Something Jammed||Find were door jammed|
|Door won't Shut||Something may be obstructing the door||Look for obvious obstructions|
|The door won't lock||The locking device may be defective||Try locking the door while it is open|
Security doors are usually a lot heavier and made to better standards than usual wooden residential doors. Due to many valuables being on businesses premises a security door would ideally be fitted which also incurs a far better locking device being on the door. As with the better security would also come to a lot of cons if, for instance, the door would fail. When these high enforced doors break and fail, it is usual for a locksmith to be the only person to be able to give entry as they give the best security and knowing their fleurs is imperative which only experienced locksmiths know-how.
Our causes and resolutions may not be correct in every or even your circumstance. We have tried to provide not just the residents or who may need this information in Cardiff but anyone who can use this information with their door or lock problem. As before you need to call a professional locksmith there may be something you can resolve your self.