Salt Spring Locksmiths Ltd.

tel/text 24/7: 250-537-6988
Seamus Dunne
Salt Spring Island BC
saltlock@shaw.ca

250-537-6988
Seamus Dunne

24-hour Mobile Locksmith

  • unlock cars/trucks
  • rekey homes & businesses
  • install new locks
  • keyless locks
  • serving the entire Southern Gulf Islands

Prompt, Insured, Reliable

Seamus Dunne

Salt Spring Locksmiths Ltd. is a private company operated by Seamus Dunne, Salt Spring Island’s leading locksmith. Insured and licensed, Seamus has provided a responsive emergency locksmith service since 2012 on Salt Spring and the Gulf Islands. Locked out of house? Keys locked in trunk? Ask for Seamus.

Salt Spring Locksmiths Ltd can unlock your car door and unlock your home and patio locks too. Seamus Dunne offers 24-hour mobile services to rekey your lock, and open safes and safety deposit boxes, patio deadbolts, emergency lock outs.

He provides affordable service and can give you a preliminary quote over the telephone. We are the ‘go-to’ locksmith on Salt Spring Island.

Inside an inexpensive 'Sentry' brand safe
Inside an inexpensive 'Sentry' brand safe

Inside an inexpensive 'Sentry' brand safe

Sentry brand safe to unlock
Sentry brand safe to unlock

Sentry brand safe to unlock

Heritage 'Emtek' mortise solid-brass lock repair
Heritage 'Emtek' mortise solid-brass lock repair

Heritage 'Emtek' mortise solid-brass lock repair

Dave's Blasting 'Master' brand padlocks rekeyed and repaired
Dave's Blasting 'Master' brand padlocks rekeyed and repaired

Dave's Blasting 'Master' brand padlocks rekeyed and repaired

Dave's Blasting 'Master' brand padlocks repaired
Dave's Blasting 'Master' brand padlocks repaired

Dave's Blasting 'Master' brand padlocks repaired

Typical deadbolt and passage knob
Typical deadbolt and passage knob

Typical deadbolt and passage knob

Duplicating keys
Duplicating keys

Duplicating keys

Weiser PowerBolt and brass escutcheon at local Salt Spring B&B
Weiser PowerBolt and brass escutcheon at local Salt Spring B&B

Weiser PowerBolt and brass escutcheon at local Salt Spring B&B

Inside of 'Accurate' brand mortise lock
Inside of 'Accurate' brand mortise lock

Inside of 'Accurate' brand mortise lock

Channelview front door rekey
Channelview front door rekey

Channelview front door rekey

Seamus, licensed owner
Seamus, licensed owner

Seamus, licensed owner

clockwork time-delay opening on office safe
clockwork time-delay opening on office safe

clockwork time-delay opening on office safe

Unlock Jetta 2
Unlock Jetta 2

Unlock Jetta 2

Unlock Jetta 1
Unlock Jetta 1

Unlock Jetta 1

Unlock Jetta 3
Unlock Jetta 3

Unlock Jetta 3

Measure Schlage Secure-key cylinder
Measure Schlage Secure-key cylinder

Measure Schlage Secure-key cylinder

Schlage 5-pin key cylinder
Schlage 5-pin key cylinder

Schlage 5-pin key cylinder

Cutting extra keys Dress Shop for Adamsrite store-front lock
Cutting extra keys Dress Shop for Adamsrite store-front lock

Cutting extra keys Dress Shop for Adamsrite store-front lock

Weiser key-in-knob rekeying. This lock is old.
Weiser key-in-knob rekeying. This lock is old.

Weiser key-in-knob rekeying. This lock is old.

Weiser PowerBolt test-fit on Quarry Dr home
Weiser PowerBolt test-fit on Quarry Dr home

Weiser PowerBolt test-fit on Quarry Dr home

Install & service file cabinet locks
Install & service file cabinet locks

Install & service file cabinet locks

Repair Vonduprin panic-bar United Church Ganges
Repair Vonduprin panic-bar United Church Ganges

Repair Vonduprin panic-bar United Church Ganges

Vonduprin lock repair United Church Ganges
Vonduprin lock repair United Church Ganges

Vonduprin lock repair United Church Ganges

These locks specially made for 'Vacation Rental by Owner' (VRBO). This model is the KABA Orocode 460
These locks specially made for 'Vacation Rental by Owner' (VRBO). This model is the KABA Orocode 460

These locks specially made for 'Vacation Rental by Owner' (VRBO). This model is the KABA Orocode 460

Key-in-Knob installation with 5-inch backset
Key-in-Knob installation with 5-inch backset

Key-in-Knob installation with 5-inch backset

Dorex brand KIK installed... with 5-inch backset
Dorex brand KIK installed... with 5-inch backset

Dorex brand KIK installed... with 5-inch backset

Adamsrite storefront lock repaired at local Ganges bakery & restaurant
Adamsrite storefront lock repaired at local Ganges bakery & restaurant

Adamsrite storefront lock repaired at local Ganges bakery & restaurant

Inside an inexpensive deadbolt
Inside an inexpensive deadbolt

Inside an inexpensive deadbolt

VRBO Orocode 660K installed. This lock is the easiest, best lock for owners renting to vacationers.... with amazing features.
VRBO Orocode 660K installed. This lock is the easiest, best lock for owners renting to vacationers.... with amazing features.

VRBO Orocode 660K installed. This lock is the easiest, best lock for owners renting to vacationers.... with amazing features.

Stylish Loewen-CES Euro lock rekey
Stylish Loewen-CES Euro lock rekey

Stylish Loewen-CES Euro lock rekey

Another happy customer -Emtek-entrance lock rekey almost complete
Another happy customer -Emtek-entrance lock rekey almost complete

Another happy customer -Emtek-entrance lock rekey almost complete

Another Euro-lock (Loewen-Euro lock) on Leslie Dr, Ganges
Another Euro-lock (Loewen-Euro lock) on Leslie Dr, Ganges

Another Euro-lock (Loewen-Euro lock) on Leslie Dr, Ganges

Euro-style key cylinder.  We don't often see these locks in Canada
Euro-style key cylinder.  We don't often see these locks in Canada

nother Euro-lock (Loewen-Euro lock) on Leslie Dr, Ganges

Grace Pt  Schlage service to CO200 with swipe-card reader
Grace Pt  Schlage service to CO200 with swipe-card reader

Grace Pt Schlage service to CO200 with swipe-card reader

Rekey entire house... eight locks!
Rekey entire house... eight locks!

Rekey entire house... eight locks!

We unlock  Roof-top  Cargo boxes (or cargo-carriers) like this Yakima carrier. This photo is the inside.
We unlock  Roof-top  Cargo boxes (or cargo-carriers) like this Yakima carrier. This photo is the inside.

We unlock Roof-top Cargo boxes (or cargo-carriers) like this Yakima carrier. This photo is the inside.

Removing a stubborn deadbolt
Removing a stubborn deadbolt

Removing a stubborn deadbolt

Beaver Point Hall rekeying
Beaver Point Hall rekeying

Beaver Point Hall rekeying

SIMPLEX 1000 combination-reset of push-button high security entrance lock. Ganges Fire Hall
SIMPLEX 1000 combination-reset of push-button high security entrance lock. Ganges Fire Hall

SIMPLEX 1000 combination-reset of push-button high security entrance lock. Ganges Fire Hall

We helped this owner unlock her Sargent & Greenleaf home wall-safe.
We helped this owner unlock her Sargent & Greenleaf home wall-safe.

We helped this owner unlock her Sargent & Greenleaf home wall-safe.

S&G Wall-safe (what's inside?)
S&G Wall-safe (what's inside?)

S&G Wall-safe (what's inside?)

Quebec Lane deadbolt repair
Quebec Lane deadbolt repair

Quebec Lane deadbolt repair

Chevy Blazer keys, partially cut... key A is finished
Chevy Blazer keys, partially cut... key A is finished

Chevy Blazer keys, partially cut... key A is finished

strike-plates for cabinet lock
strike-plates for cabinet lock

strike-plates for cabinet lock

Cabinet-lock installation... this was tricky
Cabinet-lock installation... this was tricky

Cabinet-lock installation... this was tricky

Perfect Cabinet Locks installation
Perfect Cabinet Locks installation

Perfect Cabinet Locks installation

Old Simplex 1000 push-button lock getting new parts
Old Simplex 1000 push-button lock getting new parts

Old Simplex 1000 push-button lock getting new parts

Simplex 1000 lock... a very sturdy lock for heavy use
Simplex 1000 lock... a very sturdy lock for heavy use

Simplex 1000 lock... a very sturdy lock for heavy use

We also do 'Sentry' brand Safe servicing
We also do 'Sentry' brand Safe servicing

We also do 'Sentry' brand Safe servicing

CRD Parks & Rec Public Washroom repair. Schlage lock has been abused but still works.
CRD Parks & Rec Public Washroom repair. Schlage lock has been abused but still works.

CRD Parks & Rec Public Washroom repair. Schlage lock has been abused but still works.

Heritage Mortise lock -replacement
Heritage Mortise lock -replacement

Heritage Mortise lock -replacement

INSIDE look at a heritage mortise lock. We fix these as well.
INSIDE look at a heritage mortise lock. We fix these as well.

INSIDE look at a heritage mortise lock. We fix these as well.

Maracaibo ocean view while working!
Maracaibo ocean view while working!

Maracaibo ocean view while working!

Weiser old-time grip-set lock interior
Weiser old-time grip-set lock interior

Weiser old-time grip-set lock interior

Duplicating 100 WR5 in our workshop.
Duplicating 100 WR5 in our workshop.

Duplicating 100 WR5 in our workshop.

We rekey Ives, Weiser, Schlage, Emtek, Yale, Best to name a few.
We rekey Ives, Weiser, Schlage, Emtek, Yale, Best to name a few.

We rekey Ives, Weiser, Schlage, Emtek, Yale, Best to name a few.

Emtek mortise
Emtek mortise

Emtek mortise

Another Rekey on Old Scott Rd.
Another Rekey on Old Scott Rd.

Another Rekey on Old Scott Rd.

Artspring cylnder replacement
Artspring cylnder replacement

Artspring cylnder replacement

SS Seniors' Centre key copies
SS Seniors' Centre key copies

SS Seniors' Centre key copies

1860s Library lever cabinet key... made-from-scratch
1860s Library lever cabinet key... made-from-scratch

1860s Library lever cabinet key... made-from-scratch

Antique Library cabinet key we made. It's from the 1860s.
Antique Library cabinet key we made. It's from the 1860s.

Antique Library cabinet key we made. It's from the 1860s.

Regular Weiser house key can unlock patio doors too.
Regular Weiser house key can unlock patio doors too.

Regular Weiser house key can unlock patio doors too.

ARTSPRING Baldwin kitchen rekey
ARTSPRING Baldwin kitchen rekey

ARTSPRING Baldwin kitchen rekey

Primus high security installed at ArtSpring
Primus high security installed at ArtSpring

Primus high security installed at ArtSpring

Loewen-CES Euro lock
Loewen-CES Euro lock

Loewen-CES Euro lock

New Schlage Deadbolt with extra protection against break-ins at Bookstore.
New Schlage Deadbolt with extra protection against break-ins at Bookstore.

New Schlage Deadbolt with extra protection against break-ins at Bookstore.

This door very secure: a high security Medeco deadbolt + steel armour preventing jimmying... very secure.
This door very secure: a high security Medeco deadbolt + steel armour preventing jimmying... very secure.

This door very secure: a high security Medeco deadbolt + steel armour preventing jimmying... very secure.

Gas station door handle repaired. This handle gets very heavy usage.
Gas station door handle repaired. This handle gets very heavy usage.

Gas station door handle repaired. This handle gets very heavy usage.

Storefront repair Adams Rite 8600
Storefront repair Adams Rite 8600

Storefront repair Adams Rite 8600

We unlock a LOT of cars... it's a Honda this case.
We unlock a LOT of cars... it's a Honda this case.

We unlock a LOT of cars... it's a Honda this case.

This padlock can conveniently be rekeyed to match your front door key. Very convenient.
This padlock can conveniently be rekeyed to match your front door key. Very convenient.

This padlock can conveniently be rekeyed to match your front door key. Very convenient.

Hospital ward locks repaired, with added anti-break-in plate.
Hospital ward locks repaired, with added anti-break-in plate.

Hospital ward locks repaired, with added anti-break-in plate.

Door pivot and door closer adjustment at Community Gospel Chapel.
Door pivot and door closer adjustment at Community Gospel Chapel.

Door pivot and door closer adjustment at Community Gospel Chapel.

We also work outdoors... in this case 30 feet above the ocean... a Simplex EE1000 double-cylinder lock repair on an aluminum dock.
We also work outdoors... in this case 30 feet above the ocean... a Simplex EE1000 double-cylinder lock repair on an aluminum dock.

We also work outdoors... in this case 30 feet above the ocean... a Simplex EE1000 double-cylinder lock repair on an aluminum dock.

We also work outdoors... in this case 30 feet above the ocean... a Simplex EE1000 double-cylinder lock repair on an aluminum dock.
We also work outdoors... in this case 30 feet above the ocean... a Simplex EE1000 double-cylinder lock repair on an aluminum dock.

We also work outdoors... in this case 30 feet above the ocean... a Simplex EE1000 double-cylinder lock repair on an aluminum dock.

Service for John Tann, Horizon, Sargent and Greenleaf-brand safes
Service for John Tann, Horizon, Sargent and Greenleaf-brand safes

Service for John Tann, Horizon, Sargent and Greenleaf-brand safes

Royal Canadian Legion with VonDuprin88-dogging repair
Royal Canadian Legion with VonDuprin88-dogging repair

Royal Canadian Legion with VonDuprin88-dogging repair

Broken key service for specialized medical equipment at Greenwoods. Broken key.
Broken key service for specialized medical equipment at Greenwoods. Broken key.

Broken key service for specialized medical equipment at Greenwoods. Broken key.

Hospital medication cart rekeying.
Hospital medication cart rekeying.

Hospital medication cart rekeying.

'Sargent' mortise cam we cleverly modified on Mt. Belcher home.
'Sargent' mortise cam we cleverly modified on Mt. Belcher home.

'Sargent' mortise cam we cleverly modified on Mt. Belcher home.

'SENTRY' brand safe repair for Dave's Blasting
'SENTRY' brand safe repair for Dave's Blasting

'SENTRY' brand safe repair for Dave's Blasting

ArtSpring VonDprin7500 panic-bar replacement
ArtSpring VonDprin7500 panic-bar replacement

ArtSpring VonDprin7500 panic-bar replacement

Baldwin latchbolt-January 2018
Baldwin latchbolt-January 2018

Baldwin latchbolt-January 2018

Aquatic Centre coin-lock
Aquatic Centre coin-lock

Aquatic Centre coin-lock

Aquatic Centre coin-lock
Aquatic Centre coin-lock

Aquatic Centre coin-lock

Aquatic-center coin-lockers
Aquatic-center coin-lockers

Aquatic-center coin-lockers

Coin-box quarters bonanza
Coin-box quarters bonanza

Coin-box quarters bonanza

BC HYDRO 'CommandAccess ET25' lever
BC HYDRO 'CommandAccess ET25' lever

BC HYDRO 'CommandAccess ET25' lever

BC HYDRO 'CommandAccess ET25' lever description
BC HYDRO 'CommandAccess ET25' lever description

BC HYDRO 'CommandAccess ET25' lever description

Specialzed lock cores
Specialzed lock cores

Specialzed lock cores

SS Mini Storage - electric strike exit device
SS Mini Storage - electric strike exit device

SS Mini Storage - electric strike exit device

An old Russwin grip set
An old Russwin grip set

An old Russwin grip set

Preparing to install Vonduprin thumb-lever trim
Preparing to install Vonduprin thumb-lever trim

Preparing to install Vonduprin thumb-lever trim

ArtSpring Vonduprin22 installation completed
ArtSpring Vonduprin22 installation completed

ArtSpring Vonduprin22 installation completed

Getting preliminary key dimensions
Getting preliminary key dimensions

Getting preliminary key dimensions

Seamus is here to solve your lock problems
Seamus is here to solve your lock problems

Seamus is here to solve your lock problems

Southey Point Vacation Rental By Owner
Southey Point Vacation Rental By Owner

Southey Point Vacation Rental By Owner

Seamus Dunne

Seamus’ customers include government offices, fire halls, the hospital, elder-care homes, community halls and theatres, bakeries, realtors, grocery stores, liquor outlets, aquatic centres, convenience stores, restaurants, and of course hundreds of homeowners.

He also installs and sets-up specialized VRBO locks (Vacation Rental By Owner) and motel locks. He also provides service to yacht owners and RV owners.

Salt Spring Locksmiths Limited (sometimes misspelled Saltspring Locksmiths) is a limited, locally-owned and operated business on Salt Spring Island, BC operated solely by Seamus Dunne. He provides licensed, reliable, professional locksmithing and security services on Salt Spring Island and the southern Gulf Island BC—at a fair price.

Salt Spring Locksmiths Limited no longer has any association with Mr. Locksmith and Mr. Prolock based in Victoria & Vancouver. Ask for Seamus.

Call or Text 24/7: 250-537-6988

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