Local, family-run, independent locksmiths

quick response time

no call out charge

24/7 emergency service

free quotes and estimates

non-destructive entry

female locksmith


Public Liability Insurance


5* Rated on Google


10+ years of experience


Small, local business


Female Locksmith


Competitive Rates

Mike A.Mike A. ★★★★★ Great service, got the garage side door ‘floppy handle’ fixed with a replacement mechanism and re-aligned the door it’s like new. My in-laws had the same problem with their front door. After fixing ours Debs went and fixed their door. It was a good ‘call’ because it wouldn’t have been long before their door handle would have failed.PS the website is worth a look.Response from the ownerMike thanks for the great 5 star review I’m glad your door is now working perfectly and yes as you said the in-laws door was very near failure Thanks for your family’s business aswell Andrew B.Andrew B. ★★★★★ Amazing quick service from Debbie. Offered different products and fitted within 3 hours. 100% recommend, great local serviceResponse from the ownerAndrew thank you the great review I do try to keep a good variation of products for people’s budgets and security requirements Natalie C.Natalie C. ★★★★★ Speedy, efficient, and would use again.Happy with the outcome!Response from the ownerThank you for the great review Always great if a lock can be repaired rather than just replacing for the sake of it DawnDawn ★★★★★ Debbie just fitted a bedroom door lock great friendly efficient professional service will definitely be using her again good price too.👍Response from the ownerDawn Thank you for such a great review I’m glad you are so pleased with your new freshly fitted lock Gary B.Gary B. ★★★★★ I called Debbie at 9am requesting her expertise to fix a stuck lock mechanism. Repair was made a few hours later and door locking perfectly again.Fast, honest and reliable. Thank you Debbie.Response from the ownerGary Thanks for the great review glad I could repair the lock for you rather than an expensive replacement Jade S.Jade S. ★★★★★ Quick, competent, friendly service - thank youResponse from the ownerThank you for such a great review.Glad I could help p A.p A. ★★★★★ I don’t write reviews usually but I have been so impressed with this highly professional and considerate locksmith. I can recommend with confidence. Thank you for your support at short notice just when I needed it! You restored my faith!Response from the ownerThank for the great review .I’m glad I exceeded your expectations Betty D.Betty D. ★★★★★ Great speedy service. Good quick response to my request for help. Competent solving of my problem. Would recommend highlyResponse from the ownerThank you for such a great review .Happy to get the issue fixed for you David A.David A. ★★★★★ Debbie arrived the next day after my call and was very courteous and polite solving the problem with the door.Response from the ownerDavidThank you for the great review and your business Glad I could get it fixed and working perfectly for you Steve P.Steve P. ★★★★★ Called The Lock Monkey yesterday and received an immediate reply.Although located travelling on the other side of Exeter from Sidmouth the Lock Monkey arrived at my location within the hour and set about remedying the problem.Very efficient and explained every step if the fix. Definitely 5-+ STARS for the LOCK MONKEY.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review being a mobile locksmithI aim to be with any customer with in the time frame I give I’m usually not to far away 😊 Sue U.Sue U. ★★★★★ Thanks Debbie, for a quick and efficient lock replacement - so happy I can get in and out of my front door again! Also appreciate the advice on maintaining my wooden doors and their locks. You are certainly my go-to locksmith - highly recommended.Response from the ownerSue Thanks for the great review it’s always nice to be able to lock and unlock a door 🤭And thank you so much for your business RosemaryRosemary ★★★★★ Professional, knowledgeable, efficient,friendly & trustworthy. Everything you could want from a locksmith.Response from the ownerRosemary Thank you for the great review.I hope your very happy in your new very secure home Wendy H.Wendy H. ★★★★★ Thank you Debbie for your prompt visit today,and for replacingthe front door lock.Also for staying smiling although it was a Sunday call-out and very hot.Response from the ownerWendy Thank you so much for the lovely review.Happy to help even on a Sunday. Stephanie L.Stephanie L. ★★★★★ Debbie called to my Auntie and replaced a 60yr old yale lock today.Very prompt and efficient, fantastic job would recommend Debbie ( The Lock Monkey ) all day long.👍.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review I’m glad your both happy with the insurance upgraded lock matt wmatt w ★★★★★ Fantastic, Debs was efficient and the new lock is great! Would highly recommend!Response from the ownerMatt Thank you so much for the great review. Annie C.Annie C. ★★★★★ Called Debbie this morning. She arrived promptly and gave us excellent service. Fixed the faulty lock. Reasonable charge.I can't reccomend her highly enough.Thank you 😊Response from the ownerAnnie Thank you for the 5 star review.I’m so glad I could help Penny L.Penny L. ★★★★★ Excellent service, extremely punctual and able to resolve all our issues with doors and locks in double quick time!We would recommend Debbie to anyone.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review I take pride in getting door to behave and lock as they should 😊 Samantha H.Samantha H. ★★★★★ Fantastic service! Sorted the same day, friendly and professional, highly recommended, thank you!Response from the ownerSamantha Thank you so much for your custom and the 5 star review glad I good get it all fixed today for you Don B.Don B. ★★★★★ First time of needing locksmith - said would be here 30-40 minutes - arrived well before - very efficient and very pleasant - will be recommending them definitely⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Response from the ownerDon thank you so much for the review I will always be as quick as I can as being locked out isn’t fun HeatherHeather ★★★★★ Highly recommend. Used Debbie a few times for various lock issues and always had the best service. Quick, efficient, friendly and very reasonable.Response from the ownerThanks Heather always nice to see you and get those pesky locks sorted Chris K.Chris K. ★★★★★ Excellent speedy professional service and sensible price, highly recommended.Response from the ownerChris Thank you for the fantastic 5 star review.I’m so glad you are happy with our service Mark R.Mark R. ★★★★★ Brilliant service. Debbie came round at a time that was convenient and sorted out my locking roof bars after I lost the keys. Friendly and efficient. Would definitely recommend. Thank you Debbie.Response from the ownerMark Thank you for the great review glad I could help Sarah W.Sarah W. ★★★★★ Oh my goodness Debbie, you're amazing, thank you so much for sorting out my composite door and lock.I throughly recommend her.Response from the ownerSarahThank you for the amazing review glad I could fix the issue even if it was a tricky one 🤣 Stephen D.Stephen D. ★★★★★ Had a front door lock broken, could not leave the house. Very prompt at getting to us. Very efficient service, no fuss, all kit instantly available from the van. Definitely recommend 👍Response from the ownerStephen Thank you so much for the great review.I carry a huge stock to be able to complete 95% of repairs 1st vist. Elizabeth J.Elizabeth J. ★★★★★ Great advice and work. Thank you Deb.Response from the ownerElizabeth Thank you for your 5 star review I’m glad I could get it fixed for you Andrew H.Andrew H. ★★★★★ Great service, polite and Efficient, with great communication.Response from the ownerAndrew Thank you for business and the great review Ian B.Ian B. ★★★★★ As always very professional serviceRecommendedResponse from the ownerThank you for your continued business over the years and for the great review Sarah L.Sarah L. ★★★★★ Debbie is absolutely fantastic. Very friendly and professional service offered. Highly recommended.Response from the ownerSarah Thank you so much for the fantastic review I really appreciate you taking the time Brenda C.Brenda C. ★★★★★ Fantastic service from Debbie for garage door locks. Arrived when arranged. Sound advice and speedy replies to messages. An excellent and efficient job. Would definitely recommend. Thank you.Response from the ownerBrenda Thank you for the great review I really appreciate it Glad I could get it sorted for you Lara M.Lara M. ★★★★★ Debbie was wonderful! She came the same day to change my lock. Very professional and friendly.Response from the ownerLara Thank you for such a lovely review .I am glad I could get it changed quickly for you Tracey S.Tracey S. ★★★★★ Deb gave me advice and a quote for my faulty front door lock, then came back within days to fit it. Very efficient and tidy as well!. It was good to use someone local to the town rather than a National company. I would definitely recommend 👍Response from the ownerTracey thank you for the great review .Glad I could help Mary N.Mary N. ★★★★★ Excellent locksmith. Came in good time to replace an outdoor lock and repair a conservatory door lock. Shall definitely use again if I need a locksmith. Mary. 13/2/2024Response from the ownerThank you for the great review I really appreciate you taking the time Rebecca S.Rebecca S. ★★★★★ Fantastic service! Quick response, within 20 mins. Friendly, very efficient. I would highly recommend.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review .Being locked out at night is no fun.We get that and act accordingly and will always go for the non destructive Angela B.Angela B. ★★★★★ Great friendly service, prompt and get us in quickly!Response from the ownerThank you for the great review .We understand if you’re locked out at night it’s no fun.Glad we were able to pick the lock and get you back in your home quickly Georgina L.Georgina L. ★★★★★ Debbie came to repair broken lock for me, sorted it out quickly and efficiently, would definitely recommend and use again . Thank youResponse from the ownerThank you for the great review glad I could fix the problem for you. SWASWA ★★★★★ Fabulous service as always. Thank youResponse from the ownerAlways good to see you and thank you for your continued business over the years Jane M.Jane M. ★★★★★ Great service. Arrived in half an hour of call. Able to resolve issue promptly. Would definitely recommend.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review.Glad I could help david G.david G. ★★★★★ Brilliant and friendly service. Fixed the lock and gave some good advice.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review Glad I could help TomTom ★★★★★ Debbie visited my property very quickly after my enquiry and was able to fix the lock on my front door amongst other things. Good service and would recommend.Response from the ownerTom thank you for the great review I was glad to get the door working as it should Zedds D.Zedds D. ★★★★★ The Lock Monkey is amazing!Our front door locking mechanism began to fail. Worried about getting it fixed before we set off on a tour of the UK visiting family, a neighbour suggested The Lock Monkey.Despite being on a short holiday they responded to our text enquiry and visited promptly on their first day back.We now have a new lock, a properly adjusted door, and all for a very reasonable price.Thank you Lock Monkey 👍Response from the ownerThanks for the great review it’s always my aim to get doors to their best working condition js_loader

24 hr emergency locksmith      no call out charge      30 minute response time


We’re available to fix your domestic lock problems 24 hours a day. We’ve been helping to keep local homes safe and secure for more than 10 years, and we’re always happy to help. You’ll be speaking directly to a local locksmith and not a call centre.


We offer a full range of locksmithing services for our local commercial clients. With over 10 years in the trade, we’re highly experienced in dealing with all of your lock problems. We’re available 24 hours a day for emergencies so give us a call to get your business premises secure.

Locksmith Services

  • Emergency Call-out


  • Gain-Entry


  • Lock Repair


  • Lock Installation


  • Insurance Upgrades


  • Deadbolts and Padlocks


  • Firedoors


  • uPVC Door Repair


  • Mortices


  • Keyed-Alike Locks


  • High Security Locks


  • Keyless Locking Systems


  • Garage Doors


  • Window Handles


Why Choose Us?

No Call-out Charge

We are happy to discuss all of your needs on the telephone and will not charge for call-outs. We will always give you a firm price before stating any work, so that you can be sure that there are no hidden costs.

Trusted Locksmith

We have more than 10 years experience and have thousand of happy customers in the local area. We currently have over 240 five star reviews on Google and we are known to be a professional, reliable company.

small & local

We are a small, family-run, independent business. When you call us, you’ll be speaking directly to the locksmith, not a call centre.

female locksmith

We have an experienced female locksmith – this can be very reassuring for elderly, vulnerable or nervous clients. 

Competitive Rates

We pride ourselves on proving a first-class service at competitive rates. We will always be up-front about the cost – there will never be any nasty surprises.

friendly and tidy

We not only provide an excellent locksmith service, but we also always ensure that our customers are happy. It’s so important to feel comfortable with the person working on your home. We’ll always complete any work with the minimum of fuss and leave your property clean and tidy.


Public Liability Insurance


Fully Qualified


Years of Experience


Non-destructive Entry

Happy Customers

Years in Business

5* Google Reviews


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email: info@thelockmonkey.co.uk

tel: 07950 148 390

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