About Locksmith Service at American Lock & Key

Learn more about Locksmith Service. We offer automotive, commercial, and residential lock service.

Family owned lock business serving Richmond, VA since 1980.  Licensed, Insured, Trained, and Educated.

DCJS License # 11-3052.

We are verified by 1-800-Unlocks, the nationwide professional locksmith directory!

We offer 24/7 locksmith services because we realize that you can never predict when you’ll need a locksmith. Once dispatched, an experienced locksmith will arrive with all of the necessary equipment to resolve your lock, door, or key issue in a timely and professional manner.  

We also service Midlothian, Rockville, Chesterfield, Glen Allen, Goochland, Henrico, Mechanicsville and Richmond.

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Full Service Locksmith

We service safes, keys, locks, doors, door hardware, access control, and cameras.


Licensed and Insured Locksmith.  We schedule appointments and care about customer safety.

ALOA Member

We have passed background checks and completed locksmith training classes.

24/ 7 Support

We offer 24/7 locksmith service.  Call us anytime for lock service!

Our Story

We are a home grown business in Richmond VA!  Stay local, shop local, live local.  That’s our philosophy.  We have been securing Richmond for 37 years.  We have watched Richmond grown and develop into a wonderful city.  It’s our city and we want its’ residents to be safe and secure.  We can help anyone with all locksmith needs.  If you own a business, you need to secure your inventory and provide keys to employees.  If you’re a home owner, you need strong locks for your family.

The owner, Barry Wilson is a caring, professional, and reliable business man.  He has worked very hard to create jobs and grow alongside Richmond.  We want to be your trusted Richmond locksmith company.  We are a licensed locksmith company with the Department Of Criminal Justice DCJS # 11-3052.  We are centrally located in town at 2110 Spencer Rd in Richmond Virginia 23230.

Barry Wilson

Barry Wilson


Locksmith and Entrepreneur with over 37 years of training.  The boss that also gets his hands dirty.
Sam Wlson

Sam Wlson

Manager | Locksmith

Registered Locksmith in Virginia.  Also owner of 1800unlocks.
Max Wilson

Max Wilson


Son of Barry.  Max is a Registered Locksmith and an Access Control technician.