Leigh Lock and Safe Co.


Leigh Lock & Safe cover a wide area local to Southend-on-Sea including Southend, Shoeburyness, Thorpe Bay, Eastwood, Hadleigh, Leigh-on-Sea, Westcliff, Chalkwell, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford & Hockley.

Lock Fitting

Residential Locks and Doors

One of the most common questions we get asked is, what kind of locks can you fit? The answer is any type. In our company's combined 120 years plus in the locksmith business we have fitted literally all types and makes of locks. We stock a huge selection of locks in our retail shop so we'll be able to find a lock that suits your door or window aesthetically as well as providing the level of security required.

Leigh Lock and Safe Company supply, fit, exchange and open:

  • Rim cylinder and night latch locks, generally known as Yale locks.
  • Mortice locks, generally known as Chubb, now UNION branded locks.
  • Yale, Era, Chubb, Union, Legge, Centry, Zone, Asec, Garison, Ilco, Assa Abloy, Mul-T-Lock, FF, Cisa, Abus, Ingersol, Iseo, Viro and many more.
  • BS3621-2007 locks meeting insurance standards or more advanced locking systems to meet specific insurance requirements.
  • UPVC and composite double glazing door handles, gearboxes, cylinders and locking mechanisms digital and push-button code door entry locks.
  • Padlocks, including combination padlocks.

Leigh Lock & Safe have the experience to handle every type of lock installation. We can fit locks on standard doors for your home, right through to complete door entry systems for business. Once you have decided which lock will best suit your door, our lock technicians will fit your lock using all the latest tools of the trade for an expert finish.

We work equally well with wood, composite, aluminum, UPVC and steel door locks and mechanisms, all can be repaired or replaced depending on your preference and condition. As with the choice of door and locks, we offer specialist guidance on when to save money and repair your locks versus when you need to invest in a new door to avoid compromising your security.

Commercial Locks and Doors

We are just as comfortable with commercial properties as we are with residential. We often install, exchange and or repair locks and doors for pubs, restaurants, clubs, schools, collages, gyms, leisure facilities, hotels, offices, factories, shops and other commercial buildings.

Lock Opening

  • Lock jammed?
  • Locked yourself out?
  • Suffered a break-in at your home or business?
  • Lost your keys or had them stolen?
  • Electronic or key locks or safes failing to open?

We offer an expert lock fitting service and call out service during normal office hours. If you have lost your keys or your lock has been damaged or broken, for whatever reason, we provide a fast and quality lock opening or repair service to help put your mind at rest. Leigh Lock & Safe are your reliable local lock opening services. We can also repair or open your safe, and re-secure your premises.

Lock Repairs and Servicing

We repair wood, UPVC and aluminium doors. We offer specialist guidance on when to save money and repair your door versus when you need to invest in a new door to avoid compromising your security. Repair options include replacing the lock mechanism, lock gearbox, handle replacement, fixing, adjusting non-closing or difficult to close doors and windows, repairing or replacing Euro and Oval cylinders and failed door locking mechanisms.

We can also advise on suitable upgrade's on your locks to meet current British Standards 3621 - 2007 and insurance compliance where necessary.

UPVC, Ali and Multi Point Locks and Locking Components

Leigh Lock and Safe can repair Wood, Aluminum, UPVC and Multi Point door locks, we can supply and exchange the following brand locking components from ERA, Yale, Ferco, G-U, Kenrick, Avocet, Fuhr, Kfv, Maco, Paddock, M, Fix, Winkhaus, Mila, Fullex, Fab & Fix, Safeware, Abt, Union Everest, Union Monarch, Cego Surlock, Roto, We offer specialist guidance on when to save money and repair your door versus when you need to invest in a new door to avoid compromising your security.

We can supply and exchange the best researched and designed high security cylinders carrying the British Standard Kitemark and star grading system from Assec, Evva, Union, Garrison, Zone, Cisa, UAP, Maxus, Yale, GeGe, Viro, Era, Abus, Grundman, Legge, Adams Rite. Leigh Lock and Safe now supply and fit these upgraded Euro and Oval Cylinder locks when requested, contact us for more information.

Rim and Mortice Locks

We supply, fit, exchange and or repair Rim cylinder locks generally known as Yale type locks Mortice Locks, Mortice Deadlocks and Bolts generally known as 'Chubb' now UNION branded locks plus Mortice Sash Locks from: Yale, Securefast, Maxus, Cisa, Briton, Banham, Wellington, Walsall, Willenhall, Century, Legge, Era, Union, Tessi, Kaba, Zone, Abloy, Basta, Weiser, Baton, Asec, Bramah, Supra, Gibbons, Ifam, Squire, Garison, Ilco, Assa Abloy, Mul-T-Lock, FF, Kasp, Oxford, L&F, Master, Lowe & Fletcher, Cisa, Abus, Ingersoll, Iseo, Viro and many more contact us for more information.

Leigh Lock & safe also offer lock repairs and servicing of almost any type of Lock. Our many years of experience means that we can service and repair locks that most other lock shops would turn away. We also have the ability to manufacture new parts for locks that are no longer in production.

Lock Sales

We keep in stock a wide variety of locks for all types of applications, including the most popular brands along with some of the more hard to find locks. If we do not have it your lock in stock we will order it for you. Free Advice given.

Insurance Compliance Specialists

Leigh Lock and Safe Locksmiths can install locks to your doors and windows that will meet requirements stated by your insurance company to avoid invalidating your policy. Even better, you can call us and we can help you work out what you need over the phone (after all we are the lock experts).

Please call us on 01702 338843 for advice or further Information.

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