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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

About us

Who we are

Our mission



Who We Are

American Lock & Key has been loyally serving the city of Richmond, Virginia and many surrounding areas for over 30 years. We have grown into a well-established and trustworthy full service Richmond locksmith organization that can help anyone with all locksmith needs from simply unlocking your vehicle, home, or business to supplying and servicing safes, commercial grade hardware, architectural hardware, and all of your automatic door needs.

Barry Wilson is the owner of American Lock & Key, a quality assured professional and reliable Richmond Locksmith company.  We are a licensed locksmith company with the Department Of Criminal Justice DCJS # 11-3052.  We are centrally located at 2110 Spencer Rd in Richmond Virginia 23230.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to ensure you feel secure at home, in your car, and at work. We look forward to helping you out in your time of need, our expert installers are licensed and professional – ready 24/7 for commercial, residential, safe, automatic door, and automotive work.  We are confident we can help you with any service request you may have.

We have coupons available, promotions for free keys, and awesome bumper stickers.  Just peel and stick anywhere!  Keep our name and number nearby so you never forget who to call when you need a true RVA local locksmith.

Our Latest Locksmith Reviews

Based on 417 reviews
These guys always take care of me. Top notch customer service! Keep up the great work!!
Keith Newman
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

Our Professional Credentials & Affiliations


American Lock & Key is an ALOA certified member # 21019. ALOA is the largest locksmith Association in the USA and all members have in-depth indepth background check and must be fully licensed to be members.

Dept. Of Criminal Justice

We are licensed with the Dept. Of Criminal Justice #11-3052.


American Lock & Key is a member of the National Automotive Service Task Force. Members are highly trained and have access to all the resources necessary to service today's high tech vehicles.

1-800-Unlocks has successfully verified American Lock & Key as a real, local and guaranteed locksmith that you can trust.

Angies List

American Lock & Key has been named an Elite Service Provider by Angies List.

Fair Trade Locksmith Directory

American Lock & Key has been researched, verified, and featured as a licensed and insured locksmith serving Richmond, VA and the surrounding region.

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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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