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A1 Minute Key Service was started in 1961 and has operated from mid-town Phoenix ever since. The business is owned by the Harrell family and has become an Arizona institution for locks and safety. We handle all components of locks and safety including; commercial and residential entry systems, gun and business safes, and all automotive key and key fob needs. We are a full service locksmith and have three storefront locations in the Phoenix metro area. With two locations in central Phoenix and one in Mesa, all of our technicians are certified with a criminal background check and are routinely drug tested. Our staff has a combined 150 years of locksmithing experience and we carry the largest selection of keys, locks and safes in the valley. We also offer menu board pricing, so there are never any surprises! Our size and commitment to customer service are what make us the best priced locksmith in town.



Residential Locksmith

Our residential customers can have complete home locksmith services and access to a full line of home locksmith products. Our fast, professional locksmiths are trained to provide total security solutions for your home.

Auto lockout & Re-Key Services

Our residential and automotive locksmith services include 24 hour emergency home and auto lockout service, transponder keys, new car keys, ignition cylinder rekey, repair or replacement, key extraction, repair and more.

CommerciaL Locksmith

We offer a full line of security products and service options for commercial, retail, warehouse, and office needs. We continue to follow changes in building code laws as well as innovations and advances in locksmith technology so we are able to provide the best security available for our commercial clients.


Emergency exit doors present the challenge of requiring the utmost in security with the safety required in the event of an emergency situation, while at the same time adhering to local fire, building, and ADA laws. Our team has extensive experience with these ordinances, so we're able to provide you with the safety and security your emergency exit doors need. 


Customer experience is paramount.

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