What Are Common Locksmith Services For Homeowners?

People often call locksmiths when their keys are lost or damaged and replacement keys are necessary. However, many locksmiths often find that the service calls they receive are for residential services. In fact, the most common residential call for service is from someone who is locked out of their home. Even though this is one of the most common types of service calls, there are other services that locksmiths can provide for residential customers.

Home Decor Enhancement

Besides installation and repair services, locksmiths can also advise residential customers on the best decorative handles they should purchase to complement the exterior of their homes. The locksmiths would ensure that, although the handles and locks would aesthetically pleasing, they also have safety mechanisms that will enhance the security of the home.

They can install locks not only the doors of the home, but they can also install locks at entry gates. For those who are looking for having the latest in security technology for their home, the locksmith can install key-less deadbolts, as well as re-key the main system. The locksmith company can also provide regular maintenance to ensure the security is working properly, and the safety of your home and family is not compromised.

New Home Lock Installation

Another service that locksmiths can provide residential customers is the installation of new

locks on a previously owned home. This will help to ensure your family’s safety and also ensure that only your family has keys to the home. This service can be provided to renters also, as long as you have your landlord’s permission first.

The locksmith can also replace locks that no longer work due to wear and tear. New locks can be installed to replace the ones that are worn out, replace door handles and even install updated security locks. Some locksmiths can even install locks that are pick resistant. This type of lock makes it difficult for a door to open if the lock has been picked. These can be installed on homes in large communities or high crime areas.

How To Find A Locksmith

If you need to hire the services of a locksmith, you do not have to look any further than local locksmiths in your area. Local technicians can provide a variety of services including repair of locks, installation of locks and upgrades to your security system. Never hire an out of town locksmith. Not only will it take them longer to arrive to your location, they will likely be more expensive.

It is also important to be aware of fraudulent locksmiths. These scammers and unskilled con artists often take advantage of people who are locked out of their homes and vehicles. They will often quote very low rates so you will hire them, and once they arrive, they will quote a rate that is much higher.

The best way to avoid being scammed is to research a locksmith contractor or company before you contact them. Be sure to ask detailed questions about their prices and the services they provide. Also, look for reviews and a physical business address to verify the company really exists.

More about Virginia Beach WYN

Surf Club Ocean Grille

The Surf Club Ocean Grille will quickly become your new favorite oceanfront restaurant in Virginia Beach. Offering indoor and outdoor seating, an eclectic bar, exhibition cooking and waterfront dining that is far removed from the crowded strip. Our diners enjoy elegant and affordable cuisine prepared fresh daily, and can compliment their meal with a bottle of wine from our carefully stocked 200 label wine cellar.

From the moment you enter the Surf Club Ocean Grille every turn of your head will reveal a detail, texture, and accent that is truly one-of-a-kind. We offer only the finest in American regional cuisine paired with breathtaking unobstructed panoramic ocean views for up to 180 guests. Our menu features cuisine inspired by the essence of spring & summer where, only the freshest ingredients will do.

Seafood or Land based entrée selections range from Fresh Locally Harvested Sustainable Seafood to signature Crab Cakes, Prime Steaks and Bistro Burgers to one of a kind pasta entrees that will keep you coming back for more. Be sure to take advantage of our daily specials from 3-7PM. For reservations call 757.425.5699.

Dining Options

You can relax on the warm sand of our semi-private beach, enjoy a drink on our outside patio or take our free shuttle to the Boardwalk. This summer your kids will love our evening outdoor movies.

Surf Club Ocean Grille

Grab n Go Yellow Kart – Your early A.M. quick stop.
Oceanfront Concessions – Steps from the sand, convenient, tasty and fresh.

Services & Activities

Our Concierge Services, located in the lobby area, are ready to assist our guests in making golf tee-times, special dinner reservations as well as arranging tickets to special events and attractions such as Busch Gardens, Water Country USA, the Virginia Aquarium and many more, all at a discounted price.

Resort Amenities

  • Complimentary high-speed wireless Internet
  • Indoor/outdoor pool with Jacuzzi
  • Refrigerator in every room
  • 32″ flat-panel HDTVs in all of our rooms
  • Complimentary Concierge Services
  • Kids’ arcade-style game room
  • Oceanfront fitness center
  • Sailing and fishing charters are available nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on property (in season)
  • Complimentary boardwalk shuttle hourly (in season)
  • Complimentary newspaper in lobby
  • Discount ticket counter for area attractions

Services & Activities Summary

These services and amenities are subject to availability. Additional charges may apply. Prices are subject to change or discontinuance without notice. Please call hotel to confirm.

  • AV Equipment
  • Bellhop
  • Breakfast Buffet
  • Breakfast Continental
  • Breakfast Full
  • Business Center
  • Business Center Services
  • Cocktail
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Computer
  • Concierge
  • Credit Card Access
  • Day Rate
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Early Check-in
  • Early Check-in Guarantee
  • Express Check-out
  • Faxing
  • Garage & Parking
  • Handicap Parking
  • Coin Operated Laundry
  • Long-distance Access
  • Newspaper
  • Parking
  • Room Service
  • Seasonal Shuttle to 31st Boardwalk
  • Tour Desk


These services or amenities are subject to availability and local charges, where applicable.

  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Cardio-vascular Equipment
  • Fishing
  • Game Room
  • Golf
  • Health Club – Extensive
  • Health Club – Limited
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jet Skiing
  • Jogging Track/Trail
  • Massage
  • Nature Trails
  • Playground
  • Pool – Heated Outdoor
  • Pool – Indoor
  • Pool – Indoor/Outdoor
  • Pool – Outdoor
  • Recreation(Sports)Court
  • Scuba Diving
  • Spa
  • Weightlifting Equipment

The History of Virginia Beach WHN

Welcome. Here are the little history about our past.

The Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront hotel is situated on the tranquil north end of the beach, blocks from the excitement of the Boardwalk. For the ultimate in Virginia Beach vacations, stay at this Virginia Beach hotel, offering onsite entertainment and access to countless attractions that make this a perfect setting for family fun!

Enjoy nature’s splendor at First Landing State Park or stroll to the Boardwalk for exciting attractions and events. Explore the area’s storied past with visits to historic sites and make time for a marine adventure at Virginia Aquarium.

Our beachfront guest rooms are thoughtfully appointed and boast the most direct ocean views of all oceanfront hotels in Virginia Beach! Delight in refreshing sea breezes from your private balcony or patio opening to our semi-private beach.

This summer your kids will love our Kid’s Cove Activity Center with supervised daytime activities and evening outdoor movies for the whole family to share. You can relax on the warm sand of our semi-private beach, enjoy a drink on our outside patio or take our free shuttle to the Boardwalk.