261 Lock and Key | Locksmith Services
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261 Lock & Key

In the heart of Alabama, where security meets convenience, stands 261 Lock & Key – your premier locksmith company. We are your steadfast partners in safeguarding what matters most to you. With our unwavering commitment to excellence and round-the-clock availability, we are your go-to locksmith solution for all your security needs.

At 261 Lock & Key, we offer a comprehensive suite of locksmith services tailored to your unique requirements. Whether you find yourself locked out of your home, office, or vehicle, our skilled technicians are just a call away, ready to restore your access quickly and efficiently. Our services include:

We understand that emergencies can strike at any hour. That’s why our team is available 24/7, 365 days a year. No matter the time or place, count on us to be there when you need us most. Contact us

Committed to Quality

Why Choose us!

  • 24/7 Availability: Emergencies don’t wait for business hours, and neither do we. Our ’round-the-clock service ensures that you’re never left stranded.
  • Experienced Professionals: Our team consists of highly trained and experienced locksmiths who can handle any lock and key challenge with expertise and precision.
  • Prompt Response: We understand the urgency of your situation. Our rapid response team ensures that we reach you promptly, minimizing your inconvenience.
  • Cutting-Edge Technology: We stay at the forefront of locksmith technology to provide you with the latest and most secure solutions.
  • Customer-Centric Approach: Your satisfaction is our priority. We work closely with you to understand your needs and provide tailored solutions that fit your budget.
261 Lock and Key | Locksmith Services
14+ Years of Industry Experience

We have the know-how to not only get you back into your home, car, or business but remake your keys if they were lost or stolen.

Affordable, Up-Front Pricing

Though our services are individually priced, we'd be very happy to give you a free quote if you give us a call! don't hesitate

Rapid Response Time in Marked Vehicles

Typically we can have a driver to you within 15-30 minutes. We'll also provide you with a real-time ETA on when to expect us!

Licensed & Insured Professionals

Our technicians are licensed by the Alabama Electronic Security Board of Licensure and covered by a General Liability Policy.


Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions? We are here to help. Still have questions or can’t find the answer you need? Give us a call at 205-624-1700 today!

Where is your store?

We are a mobile service, we come to you! But if you prefer to come to us, that's ok too! In May 2018, we opened 261 Lock & Key located at 1920 Valleydale Road, Birmingham, AL 35244. Making an appointment is strongly suggested so you don't waste a trip. We're on the  go quite frequently and therefore often out of the office. Call us Now

Are your locksmiths licensed and certified?

Yes. We are licensed by the AESBL and covered by a General Liability Policy

Do you provide emergency locksmith services?

Absolutely, we offer 24/7 emergency locksmith services to assist you with any urgent lock or security-related issues.

I am locked out of my car. Can you help me?

Yes! If your keys are locked in your car, give us a call! We can get them out fast! We are car door-unlocking experts!

I have lost or damaged my keys. Do you make keys?

Yes! We sell, cut and program new OEM quality car keys. We can originate or duplicate car keys.

My Key isn't a regular Key It's a Smart Key

Yes! We sell and service "push to start" push button ignitions.

our team

Birmingham's Trusted Team



Ryan knows a thing or two about late-night lockout service. First and foremost, when you need an after-hours locksmith, he’s ready to be your go-to guy. No matter if you’re locked out of your vehicle off of Wall Triana, or have lost the only key to your Toyota in Owens Cross Roads. With years of experience in the field and 2+ years under his belt at UnlockItForMe LLC, you can rest assured that you’re in good hands when this guy is on the job. Born and raised in the Huntsville area, Ryan & His wife just welcomed their new baby into the world. He’s also an avid 2nd amendment rights fan so don’t go trying any funny business in a dark alley! When he’s off the clock, he enjoys modifying and rebuilding cars and trucks to race them on Saturdays at the track. We’re glad to have him with us!



Brandon is our area manager for the greater Huntsville / Madison County area. He was born in Huntsville Hospital and raised up right, here in the Rocket City. First and foremost, Brandon has been serving this community for his entire life. Second, he is dedicated 110% to excellent customer service! Getting your needs met perfectly is his priority. He has a very strong mechanical and automotive background and is very capable of taking care of your needs. His love for technology and automotive words have met here at Unlock It For Me to make this guy here one of the best locksmiths we have on staff. Give the KEY GUY a call today for your automotive and residential locksmith needs.



Ethan is the newest and one of the youngest technicians to accompany our versatile Birmingham team. Don’t let his strikingly good looks and charisma fool you. Locksmithing has become a thriving infatuation for Ethan. He served in our U.S. Army Infantry here at home & overseas. His adherence & resourcefulness are now tools adapted to become your personal weapon against locked homes, storefronts, automobiles & lost keys. He heads up our Birmingham Quick Reaction Team. They specialize in jobs where time is of the utmost importance; with on-site response and on-job completion times that baffle our competition. Ethan also has an ever-growing knowledge of smart home security & CCTV functionality/application. He can get you in and keep you safe. You’ll be consoled to see him arrive and reassured upon his departure that Unlock It For Me Birmingham was the responsible choice for all things lock & key.



A super adorable and extremely pawfessional member of the K9 team. She is in fact one of the youngest members of our team. Born in 2018 and currently living her best life at 2 years old (Dog Years) she may be young but she still has excellent customer service skills. Trained in Obedience by Valhalla K9 and Training in Personal Protection with United K9. This cutie means business when it comes to protecting her friends and family! In her time off she enjoys long walks through aromatic venues, with her buddy Robert. She is definitely an adventurer at heart. Born and raised right here in Sweet Home Alabama. If your dog has become locked in the vehicle be sure to give us a call and ask for Bambi’s Discount. You will be treated well when you call UnlockItForMe. We offer some of the best locksmith service around, paws down.

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