About A-1 Locksmith DFW

At  A-1 Locksmith we are proud to serve our community.  Since the beginning our belief has been prompt service.  Our team strives to educate and serve to the best of our ability, and should we not be able to meet your expectation we will do what it takes to make it right. We are a third generation family owned company and recognize that quality service requires having great people.  Our family business has over 75 folks that live and have families around the DFW community and are honored to work with you.

We provide our customers with local north Texas experts in the locksmith, safe, and security trades. We offer a no charge site assessment and provide our customers with a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee.

Even if you just have questions give us a call, our job is to help you any way we can, and sometimes that is simply giving friendly advice.  You can either call us or stop by one of our 10 Retail Locations spread throughout DFW.

About Our Business

From Humble beginnings in 1949, Joe East Sr. and his family began providing consumer services in Dallas, TX. Teaching his son the trade out of high school in 1968, Joe East Jr. developed his niche and incorporated the family business in 1985 as Joe East Enterprises, Inc. doing business as A-1 Locksmith and Security.

Today, Joe East Enterprises Inc. has various locksmith, safe, security, retail and mobile services.

In 2012 Michael Schneider began operating and leading as the chief executive officer of Joe East Enterprises. Michael , his team, and the family have a core mission and vision for the future of A-1. 

OUR VISION – To reinvent the locksmith and security industry through innovation and exceptional customer experiences.

OUR MISSION – To secure our communities through dedicated service, product education, and exceptional customer experiences.  We provide solutions to make life more convenient, and to protect anything our customer’s value.

Thank you for the opportunity to serve you, your family, and your business. 

From Our Frisco Store Grand Opening 2014
CEO Michael Schnieder

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Meet One of Our Master Locksmiths David Buckley

Take a Quick Tour of Our Frisco Store

Voted The #1 Locksmith in DFW 3 Years in a Row

Awards & Associations
  • BBB Accredited Business

    At A-1 we take our work seriously and customer satisfaction even more seriously. That is why we are not only members of the Better Business Bureau, but we are an accredited business as well. When paired with our A+ Rating you can see that we take customer service very seriously! Learn More about accredited businesses at BBB.org

  • Voted #1 by DFW Residents

    For the last 3 Years in a row A-1 Locksmith has been voted the #1 Locksmith by CityVoter.com and DFW residents. 30 other companies tried to beat us in 2015, but we still came out on top and we are going to do it again in 2016!