Howard Safe & Lock Co has provided the Greater Houston area with exemplary locksmith service since 1946. Our expert technicians seamlessly provide all manners of lock related services including residential, commercial, and automotive lock installation, repair, and maintenance, key copying, and emergency unlocking services. Call us today for instant, on-the- spot service.


Our expert locksmiths in Houston, TX always provide you with a fair, affordable, and competitive flat-rate quote for our services. There are no hidden clauses or stipulations, ever. Just a fair, transparent price for our efficient and effective locksmith services.

Car Locksmith

Direct, on-the-spot automotive locksmith services, including key copying and emergency lockout service. We come directly to you.

Residential Locksmith

Instant installation, repair, and maintenance services for home locks, safes, access control, and security services.

Commercial Locksmith

Expert, professional lock repair, installation, maintenance, and security infastructure services catered directly to your business’ needs.

24/7 Locksmith Service

No matter the time of day or night, one of our expert locksmiths can come directly to your location to provide you with the locksmith services you need - from key copying to emergency lockout service.

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license and accreditation

  • Houston Locksmith service since 1946
  • Howard Safe and Lock BBB A+ accredited
  • Howard Safe and Lock on ALOA
  • Texas Burglar and fire alarm association
  • Texas Locksmiths Association
  • Howard Safe and Lock 5 star google reviews
  • Howard Safe and Lock 5 star yelp reviews

Howard Safe & Lock, which has been providing exceptional locksmith services to the greater Houston area for more than 70 years, is here to help. We offer residential, commercial and automotive locksmith services any time of day or night, 365 days a year.

We understand that safety and convenience are of the utmost importance to you and we take great pride in our ongoing commitment to the Houston TX community. At Howard Safe & Lock, we also value the relationships we have with our customers. If you need any type of locksmith services, please call us at 713-869-0581 or send an email to [email protected]

Howard Safe & Lock is a member of the Greater Houston Locksmith Association, Houston Gulf Coast Alarm Association, Associated Locksmiths of America, Texas Burglar and Fire Alarm Association, Texas Locksmiths Association, Safe & Vault Technicians Association, National Safeman's Organization and we are GSA certified. We use approved methods of servicing, installing, diagnosing, troubleshooting, repairing and certifying GSA: Locks, Vaults & Containers. We have been an accredited business with the BBB since 1978 and have an A+ rating. Please click here to view our report on the BBB website.

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Locksmith Services


Expert lock and key installation, repair, and maintenance services in order to keep your businesses as secure, safe, and efficient as possible. Expert service befitting the professional needs of your commercial enterprise.

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Efficient and effective lock installation, repair, maintenance, and emergency residential unlocking services. We value the security and safety of your home, and always make this our absolute priority.

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We provide instant, on-the-spot solutions to the full range of automobile-related lock issues, including key copying and emergency unlocking. Our mobile technicians will be dispatched directly to your car’s location, no matter where it may be.

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High Security

We carry a wide variety of the industry’s top residential and commercial locks. Choose the perfect lock for your security needs and protect your home and business.

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Our Promise

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We finish jobs swiftly and promptly, and always with ideal results. We operate according to a set timeline, and work quickly, yet with great precision.

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Our team of expert locksmiths has the necessary experience to provide any form of locksmith service with the utmost level of safety and skill, providing results you can trust in.

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Customer Experience

Our priority is achievement of our customer’s 100% satisfaction with our work; we pay attention to each of our client’s specific needs, and no project is ever too big or too specific for us.

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Our team is so devoted to achieving customer satisfaction that we provide a guaranteed warranty for all services rendered; if for some reason you’re unhappy with the service, contact us and we will remedy it completely for free.

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One of the chief tools of achieving security, locks, especially deadbolts, are our bread and butter as expert locksmiths. We provide full-spectrum lock installation, repair, and maintenance services throughout Houston.

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Safes & Vaults

Essential tools for maintaining the security of a business, or even protecting valuables inside a home, safes greatly heighten the integrity of your security infrastructure. We carry a wide variety of safes and vaults available for residential or commercial use, and we also provide safe and vault repair services.

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Access Control

Access Control systems can vastly simplify one’s residential or commercial security infrastructure. Choose from systems with codes, key cards, or biometric scanning - as well as a slew of programmable options including master-coding and timeslots.

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Monitor your home and business security, while retaining a searchable archival record of all security footage with one of Howard Safe & Lock’s industry-top CCTV security cameras. We’re pros at installing new CCTV interfaces, as well as repairing existing cameras.

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Car Smart Keys & Remote

If your car keys are lost or broken, contact Howard Safe & Lock for instant, on-the-spot service. We come directly to your location, furnishing you with a brand new automotive smart key or garage remote from scratch, as well as repairing any issues in existing automotive transponder keys.

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The experts at Howard Safe & Lock can make you a brand new key in a sheer matter of minutes from scratch - so if you’ve lost or broken your keys, or even just want some extra copies, we can have a new pair right in your hand in a jiffy.

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Houston TX locksmith

Have you locked yourself out of your house or business? Lost your car keys? Having problems with your alarm system?

Our Houston locksmith services include:
• Lock installation
• Lock repair, and maintenance
• Key duplication
• Emergency unlocking

We also service and monitor most existing alarm system although, in some cases, there are commercial applications where proprietary equipment can only be accessed by the original installer.

Key replacement

Howard Safe & Lock is a Houston TX locksmith that provides key-cutting services so you can receive a new key quickly, easily and at a fair price. We do all the key replacements so there’s no middle man to increase the price. Howard Safe & Lock also provides replacement keys and spare keys.

Rekeying and replacing locks

If you need to change locks, rekey locks or install locks, we offer residential, commercial and automotive locksmith services. If you’re looking for added security, we can install high-security locks. For businesses, Howard Safe & Lock can rekey your current lock system without replacing the locks. This can save you thousands of dollars.

Car key service

If you’ve locked your keys in the car, lost your keys or had your vehicle stolen or damaged, we’ll help get you back on the road again as quickly as possible. If you need new car keys, spare car keys or a car key replacement, just give us a call. We are a Houston locksmith that works with all types of automobile keys, foreign and domestic, new and old.

Need a new transponder key? Call Howard Safe & Lock for a great price on a new car key.

Lock repair

Many kinds of locks can be repaired, thus avoiding the cost of an expensive lock replacement. Call us at 713-869-0581  to see if a lock repair makes sense for your situation.

Alarm and security systems

When you need repair or maintenance for your security system, it can be difficult to find a reputable Houston TX locksmith company that offers these services. Howard Safe & Lock can repair and monitor most existing alarm and security systems in the Houston area.

We’re here for you. Howard Safe & Lock offers a wide range of locksmith services for residents of the greater Houston area. Our skilled locksmith technicians and installers are available 24/7, 365 days a year, offering great customer service at reasonable prices. If you need any type of locksmith service, call us at 713-869-0581 or send an email to [email protected].

Brands We Carry

Gardall - Premium Quality Safes
AMSEC - American Security
Allegion - Pioneering Safety
Medeco - Assa abloy

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826 E 14th St Houston, TX 77009

Store Hours:

Mon-Fri 9 AM – 6 PM

Service Hours:

24 Hrs / 7




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