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2110 Spencer Rd
Richmond, VA 23230

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Walk-In Office Hours

Mon–Fri: 8am–5pm
Sat–Sun: Closed

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Mobile Service Hours

Mon–Sun: 6am–10pm


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Mon-Fri: 8am – 5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed
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Mon – Sun: 6am – 10pm

American Lock & Key is Your Local Richmond, VA Locksmith

Serving Richmond and the surrounding region since 1980, we’re your top RVA Locksmith.

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Our Reviews On Google

Based on 416 reviews
Came and got my truck key (dodge 1500) I was in and out in 15 mins these guys rock!
Nathanael Traylor
A fantastic experience and I highly recommend this company!
DayZ Auto Body Inc.
My safe was stuck locked with fragile contents.Opening the safe turned out to be much more challenging than expected.The service tech was patient and persistent, and within 1 hour, I was able to recover the contents without them being damaged.He truly was a "lifesaver" and cannot be thanked enough.American Lock and Key comes highly recommended!!!!Richmond's best lock experts!!
leigh odom
American Lock & Key came out very quickly and rekeyed all our locks. Scott was fast, friendly and gave us lots of helpful advice for maintaining our equipment going forward. He even gave us some great recommendations for local businesses for other projects around the house we have on our (very long) new homeowner to-do list. Highly recommended.
Wolfe hanson
Amazing experience from start to finish! Scott was prompt, courteous & professional! He called prior to visit as promised, he listened to concerns, and fixed everything to perfection - and saved us a lot of money! Would highly recommend for all your locksmith needs!
Tinashe Cooper
Called up for a new car key cut and programmed. American lock and key had a technician out in 30 mins. Had the key cut and programed from scratch in no time! Amazing service! Great price! Thanks American lock & key!
adam blake
Incredible service and craftsmanship! We will definitely come back!
Katherine Sorah
much cheaper than a dealer and extremely fast and friendly! i have already recommended them to friends/family. this place is great!
Jessica Peace
American Lock & Key has been my go-to for all of my old cars. The staff has always been very professional and helpful. Very happy with my several visits and will continue to use them for anything lock/key related!
The Life of Guyon
Great service. Extremely knowledgeable and fast! Will return.
Romero R

Locksmith Services & Access Control For Car, Home, and Business

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We Are The Only Open Options Dealer in Richmond, VA

Enhance your physical security and electronic security with next-generation security products from American Lock & Key! We stay up to date on the latest products and security trends for cars, homes, schools, hospitals, airports, apartment complexes, and businesses. Call us today for an honest quote, quick response, fast locksmith service, and access control systems.


Locksmith Near Me – Our Richmond Locksmith Services

American Lock & Key is your one-stop lock shop for Physical Security, Locksmith Services, Electronic Security, Surveillance, Asset Protection, and more. We offer automotive locksmith, residential locksmith, commercial locksmith, and safe locksmith services. Come see why Richmond has trusted us for over 40 years.

Access Control

Access Control

Improve security & track employees.
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Safes & Vaults

Safes & Vaults

Secure your valuables.
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High Security Locks

High Security Locks

Protect your property with bump proof locks.
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Car Key Fobs & Remotes

Car Key Fobs & Remotes

We make car key at a great price.
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Rekey Locks

Rekey Locks

New House? Call us for a rekey.
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New Door Hardware

New Door Hardware

We sell residential & commercial locks and hardware.
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Transponder Key

Transponder Key

Lost your key? We can program a new one.
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Key Cloning

Key Cloning (Older Tech)

Need a spare transponder key? We can clone it but we prefer to directly onboard program a new one for technical reasons.
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Duplicate Keys

Duplicate Keys

We can cut duplicate all keys and fobs.
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Safe Combo Change

Safe Combination Change

Update your combination every 6 months.
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Safe Cracking

Safe Cracking

Locked Safe? We can drill and repair it!
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Security Cameras

Security Cameras

Keep an eye on inventory, employees, or students.
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Why Trust American Lock & Key With Your Richmond Security

Trust is a sacred thing. We don’t take it lightly. Inviting us into your home, car, or business is not something we take for granted. Your trust and comfort mean everything. That’s why we go to such great lengths to make sure our locksmiths are trained, educated, background checked, insured, and friendly.


We are licensed by the Department of Criminal Justice. Number 11-3052.


Questions are welcomed!

Award winning locksmith service.

Centrally located in Richmond VA for fast mobile service to anywhere in Henrico County and beyond.

Friendly staff willing to go above and beyond.

Commercially insured for everyones protection and peace of mind.


Written quotes provided for jobs large and small.

24 Hour protection for your home and business.

Our Warranty

We guarantee all new installs for 6 months.

We use only the highest quality products from trusted sources, and we stand behind all our services.


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