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Ave's Lock and Key has been servicing the tri-state area with its locksmithing needs since early 2008 and has a large range of services offered that continues to expand as the need arises to eventually become the areas one-stop locksmith shop! These are just a few of the most popular services requested. 

Picking a lock in Hedgesville or Martinsburg WV for a lockout client
Home Business & Automotive Lock-out Service

Here at Ave's Lock and Key, we pride ourselves on prompt and efficient lock-out service, and we keep up with the latest technologies and tools so that we are able to gain entry without damage to your car or house door like some other companies.

Installing a new residential grade lever on a door
Home & Business Door Hardware Repair And Installation

Whether it's a new deadbolt install, a security upgrade, a new door closer, or even damage from an attempted or successful break-in, Ave's Lock and Key has the know-how and tools to modify and repair most doors quickly and inexpensively to get you secured again fast!

Dialing a combination safe to crack it or otherwise open the safe
Safe & Vault servicing and Maintenance

Everything from safe deposit box drilling, maintenance, and key duplication to safe and vault "cracking", driling, combination look-ups and servicing are all provided under one roof so you can rest assured your service will be prompt and reliable!  

An example of the various car and truck keys that we stock
Car Keys And Fobs
Duplication And Programming
A commercial grade 2 brushed chrome lever on a gate
Heavy-Duty Hardware Installation
A person using a card reader to gain entry into their access contol system
Electronic Security And
Access Control

When you are stuck, and need a key made for your car or truck, we can likely help! We keep many car keys in stock and our list is growing everyday.

Whether it is that you need a spare, or all your keys are lost, we can assist. No matter if your car has a high security key blade, or has a pushbutton ignition, we can likely get you back on the road for a fraction of what the dealer would charge!

Sometimes a sturdy lock isn't enough to protect your valuables or make you feel truly safe, for those situations, Ave's Lock and Key is experienced in taking things up to a level of security that rivals some prisons. With ANSI Grade 1 closers, levers, cylinders and more. No situation is too difficult for us to resolve!

We also now stock many Grade 1 parts in our new store for your convenience.

Electronic access control is becoming more and more common these days as a way to quickly change access for each person as well as log entry into restricted areas. Keys are becoming a thing of the past and we see this and can handle everything from electromagnetic locks, to electric strikes, card access systems, buzzer systems and more.

A nickel plated tubular key to a safe or a vending machine
Tubular Lock Picking
and Key Making

Perfect for secure applications such as vending machines, security cabinets, or other tubular lock needs. We can currently pick, decode, rekey, and cut Ace/Chicago 7 pin tubular locks including those used on Harley Davidson lock cylinders.

A set of house keys and car keys that could have benefitted from being cut by code
Automotive Key Cutting
By Code

Is your motorcycle, car, truck, semi, or RV key worn out or broken? We stock most popular single and double bitted vehicle keys, and we can even originate and duplicate laser cut keys as well as program transponder keys. Even if you lost your keys, we can come out to you and get you back on the road quickly!

A gold Notary Public seal on a white background showing that we are a West Virginia notary Public
Licensed WV Notary Public Services Available

Ave's Lock and Key also offers WV Notary services for the general public! Walk-in's are welcome during the standard shop hours, but 24 hour notary services are available as well as on-site notary services! We can notarize everything from your will, to your bill of sale. Your power of attorney to an affadavit, as well as much more.

Now Offering Firearms And Ammunition!
Check Out Our New Division, Berkeley Armory

The iconic Berkeley Armory logo on a dark background showing bottleneck rifle cartridges with black cases and blue bullets
Iconic Ave's Lock and Key logo on a brown background
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