Hire a Pro Advice: Install a Deadbolt Lock

Learn where to find a locksmith to install a deadbolt lock in your home.The Internet or a directory is the best bet.

By Gene and Katie Hamilton

A locksmith can install a deadbolt lock in an hour, depending on the type of door and the condition of the door and jamb. You'll find a locksmith listed in the Yellow Pages under the heading "Locks &Locksmiths". Use the Internet to find a locksmith by typing "locksmith in (your city)" in the search box of a search engine like Bing, Google or Yahoo. Another online source is a contractor referral service.