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Locksmith Services You Can Trust – Automotive, Motorcycle, Residential, Commercial

Looking for a trained locksmith with affordable prices in the Madison area? You’re in the right place. ACH Locksmith Madison provides emergency locksmith and lockout services for homes, businesses, cars, and motorcycles. We’re owner-operated. So you talk and work with owner Ron, never a dispatcher or random technician. Call us now!
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Your Emergency Locksmith

Locksmith emergencies arise for all kinds of reasons. Whatever your emergency is – don’t worry, you’re not alone. ACH Locksmith Madison has you covered with the full range of emergency locksmith and lockout services.
We’re totally focused on helping individuals in need, whether you’re running a small business, dealing with a situation at home, or out on the road. Our mobile “workshop on wheels” can meet you wherever you are in our service area, often within minutes.
ACH can help with everything from lockouts to motorcycle key replacement and residential door lock repair and maintenance. From transponder key and key fob programming to car door unlocks, we can get you out of virtually any lock-related jam.

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We’re fully insured, locally owned, and committed to finishing each project on schedule and with the highest level of quality.
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Services We Provide

We provide emergency lockout service, installation, and maintenance across residential, automotive, motorcycle, and small commercial categories.
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About Owner

Ron Hinson

Hi, I’m Ron. I’m the owner-operator behind ACH Locksmith Madison.
I’ve been invested in the Madison area for close to 30 years. During this time I’ve raised two daughters who attended the local schools.
Over the years, I’ve learned that great service begins and ends with experienced and friendly professionals, and that’s exactly what I offer. Unlike some other techs in the business, I genuinely enjoy meeting and serving people.
I’ve received some of the best training in the country having graduated from fully accredited Professional Locksmiths of America Training. I’m one of the only locksmiths in Wisconsin that can make this claim. With a focus on personalized service, competitive rates, and customer satisfaction, I’m always striving to meet and exceed your expectations.

Talk to the Owner Directly

ACH is not corporate-owned. We’re an independent, Madison-area small business. With a friendly, independent spirit to match.
At ACH you talk and work directly with the owner Ron, so you’re never caught in a game of “telephone” between a dispatcher and techs. And you won’t be sent a random tech making minimum wage from a barely-vetted network. (Ie: someone who just doesn’t care.)
Though being locked out is stressful, we aim to bring you the silver lining of a great experience.
You’ll come away from your local locksmith experience feeling good from:
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How Pricing Works

Our pricing is clear and transparent, every time. You’re quoted a FLAT FEE. There’s no bait and switch, or inconsistencies between what you’re quoted on the phone and what you pay for the service.
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Before he meets you onsite, Ron will do everything in his power to collect all the information (including photos or video chat if needed) to give you an honest estimate of the total cost up front.
Speaking with you directly helps Ron understand your exact problem and determine the price of your service.

Payment Methods:

We accept Cash, Credit or Debit card as well as financing options available.

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How to Book With ACH, Your Local Madison Locksmith

Booking with us is easy. Simply:

And that’s it. From there, Ron will come out to your site and provide services as soon as possible.
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Service Areas

Dane County Area
Although ACH Locksmith is based in the Madison area we service all surrounding communities as well. Response times vary based on calls and current job location. With locksmith jobs ranging from Cross Plains to Columbus, ACH can help and will provide you with the best time estimate in the business.
Normal Service Area
Areas that have no additional travel charges outside of Madison are Sun Prairie, Oregon, Verona, Monona, Deforest, Cottage Grove, Middleton, Stoughton, McFarland, Fitchburg, Waunakee, Token Creek, Windsor, and Westport.
Outside Dane County
We do occasionally travel as far away as Janesville and the Dells for emergencies so please call for availability. Travel premiums do apply for extended travel times. If you have a locksmith emergency in an outlying area please call.

What Our Customers Say

Thanks to Ron I am able to take care of my business he is fast an convenient i am so happy to meet a good person nice friendly energy!!
Kamesha Bailey
Kamesha Bailey
1712280092
Prompt, professional and Ron was a pleasure to deal with!
Craig Gates
Craig Gates
1712274377
Reasonable price. Great communication. Excellent service. Would most definitely recommend! 10/10.
Maria Caldera
Maria Caldera
1711712741
Quick and fast. Friendly and professional. I recommend anyone who needs a locksmith to call these guys.
Sotero
Sotero
1711587222
Ron couldn’t answer my call but immediately texted me. Ultimately, he wasn’t able to make it for a time sensitive car unlocking (car was running!) But he was very responsible and was quick to give me his availability and then recommend another locksmith. Just really appreciate the time he took to respond & refer me!
Monica Freng
Monica Freng
1711479214
He was very fast getting my safe open for me,and turned around and made me a key even faster😮!. I thought it was going to be hours for this thing.. but he did both in less then 30 minutes 👍
Kahuna Ra
Kahuna Ra
1711153254
Ron met me on time to program 2 fobs for my Jeep. In about 10 minutes, all done. At first, I thought, pricey? Then you look at the tech equipment he used. And I can understand why? Today's electronics are NOT cheap. I had no problem with price at that point. Talking to others, my price wss beyond reasonable. No nonsense. We both got on with our day. Could not be more pleased with the service provided. Highly, highly recommend this company. 👍
Kerry Statz
Kerry Statz
1710650089
Ron was able to come get us back into our house within an hour of calling. In fact it took him less than 15 seconds to unlock the door. Highly recommend!
My one and only Key Fob for my van died. I then found out my valet key did not work on my door. I tried to solve this for 2 days and I even went to the dealer and found out the valet key I had was the correct one for my van. If it had not been they would have charged my almost 70 for the new key.I called ACH and when they showed up had no issues. ACH was fast and courteous. He was able to not only get me into my card but also make me 2 key fobs with 2 new valet keys that worked for 1/2 of what the car dealer wanted to charge me for 1 fob.Thank you ACH.
Jeff Gonzalez
Jeff Gonzalez
1710270153
I have a used car dealership and use ACH Locksmith's services for everything keys, ignitions, and lockouts. Quick to reply, pricing is upfront and fair, and always gets the job done. Excellent service that I recommend to all my customers.
Mohammad Halabi
Mohammad Halabi
1710261492
Vanessa H
Vanessa H
1709427538
Was very helpful even after I had miscommunication what he had said. Did go above and beyond spending over 2 hours to get a key good enough to get my ignition to work.
Justice Johnson
Justice Johnson
1708374929
Ron is very reasonable and personable. And all around helpful.
Ron is great upfront pricing and on time . Highly recommend using him for your locksmith needs
kadin larson
kadin larson
1707340635
Excellent service, extremely knowledgeable on all things locks especially with cars. They came out within a super reasonable time frame and same day. Super affordable prices and above and beyond service. Got it done within 35 minutes taking my car key out of my door, it was stuck. He also made me a key fob and new key on the spot. I highly recommend.
Alisha Schlipp
Alisha Schlipp
1707184515
ACH was able to give us same day key replacement service on a model that many places do not service. Kind courteous and quick! Thanks so much for all your help!
shineontime
shineontime
1705791241
I slid into a ditch and locked my keys in my car, a series of very unfortunate events. Waited for other services to come help which could have been hours. Ron was able to help within an hour. Took him 30 seconds to unlock it, and my car is pretty old. He also jumped my car which he did not have to do. If I ever need assistance again I definitely know who to call.
emma vigdal
emma vigdal
1705347208
After dealing with numerous other locksmiths in the Madison area that gave up, Ron arrived quickly and was able to get my car running again for the first time in 8 months after it was broken into in Chicago. I would highly recommend Ron to anyone facing complex automotive locksmith-related issues!
Harrison Gale
Harrison Gale
1705287543
Bonnie Albrent
Bonnie Albrent
1705286762
I needed a new battery in my car fob as well as an additional fob - a quick responder who wouldn’t break the bank. Ron was super professional, a great guy and super speedy. Reasonable prices, too. 5* 💯 I will definitely be using him for all my lock and key needs.
Adem Kacem
Adem Kacem
1704927090
Was locked out of my house on a Sunday morning. ACH was there within 30 minutes. Great job!!
David Scholtens
David Scholtens
1704038534
Great service, highly recommend
Darin Berge
Darin Berge
1704037491
Ron is awesome! Came within the hour of contacting him and when he got here he opened up my car door within 5 minutes, would’ve taken less but we were trying to figure out the year of the vehicle. Price was fair as well. Hopefully I don’t need a locksmith again haha, but if I do definitely calling Ron again.
LimitlessCXIVI
LimitlessCXIVI
1703806063
Can’t recommend enough, showed up quick and right on time, got me a spare key, my car open and was done in less than 10 minutes!
Jimmy Chu
Jimmy Chu
1702929803
On time! Very helpful and generous! Highly recommended!
jimmie leuaxay
jimmie leuaxay
1702770378
Ron came out to help me after I locked my keys in my car and was super helpful! He unlocked my car in under a minute and also made me a new fob and got the number code for the panel on my door. Thank you so much for making a hard time much much much easier 🙂
Emily Ackerman
Emily Ackerman
1702587991
Friendly, fast, and knowledgable. Would use ACH again!
Ron was responsive, helpful, and timely. We arranged a time and he arrived as scheduled. He created the keys we needed and made sure they worked. I highly recommend ACH Locksmith.
Paul DeLong
Paul DeLong
1702346625
I highly recommend ACH Locksmiths. I had lost a set of keys and Ron was able my house within 24 hrs. Within 30 minutes of him being here, I was back on the road driving again. Very professional and very polite. The price was extremely reasonable as well. I highly recommend ACH Locksmith!
Brian Seamonson
Brian Seamonson
1702133912
After calling multiple other locksmiths that said they couldn’t help me get into my apartment that I got locked out of - ACH came within 30 min and had the door unlocked in a minute. Highly recommend
Maddie Walth
Maddie Walth
1701912705
S/O ACH Locksmith! He has save the day for me twice now. The first time he helped with a dead battery. And now this time he program a brand new key fob. Programmed my new key without needing my old one might I add. Needless to say I got his number locked in my phone for future reference.Really Professional, Humble, easy to work with.
Jamie Anderson
Jamie Anderson
1701732509
I needed a car key copied. He came out the day that I called, TO MY JOB, so that I wouldn't miss work, and copied the key on the spot. Couldn't have been more affordable (about 1/3 the price of the dealership quote), polite or convenient.
He came out within 20 minutes of us calling having been locked out of our house. He adjusted his route to fit us in before heading to a call out of town, which would have left us out in the cold for a few hours!While he was there, he not only got us back into our house but finished installing the keypad lock that I had tried to install and failed at! We very appreciated the quick service and extra help he gave to us to make sure that I cannot lock us out again!
Aaron Giblin
Aaron Giblin
1701272048
Great mobile service! Pleasant demeanor and easy to work with. Even able to work on my Land Rover!
Matt Garcia
Matt Garcia
1701129644
Ron did a great job with programming a new key fob for my car. Prompt service and great communication. Will be recommending to friends and family.
Jaden Bailey
Jaden Bailey
1701101314
Super fast and friendly service
carrie perrin
carrie perrin
1701026550
Ron was absolutely fantastic! Was able to make it to us within 30 minutes of us calling last minute, was very kind, very fast, and fairly priced compare to everywhere else that quoted us! 10/10 would recommend!
Jade Urquhart
Jade Urquhart
1700505236
I had a 2011 Mercedes ML350 dead In my driveway over an hour away from Madison. My key went through the wash and I had no way to get the car started. I called everyone in the Madison area including the dealership (who was absolutely going to murder me price wise) and I was put in touch with ACH locksmith. He was able to come to me and save me the price of the tow AND undercut the price of the key being programmed! Absolutely awesome experience and greatly appreciated. Wouldn’t go anywhere else in the future!
Kyle Tierney
Kyle Tierney
1699124923
Highly recommend. I called Ron yesterday after seeing his reviews online and he was able to service our needs that afternoon / same-day.Ron was everything you’d want professionally - prompt, responsive, thorough, etc - and was friendly / good to interact with on a personal level.
Sam Thomas
Sam Thomas
1698838590
Ron was friendly, on time, and a great value.
Tim Koyen
Tim Koyen
1698366791
Great customer service. I really recommend them. Just like my business sometimes you just have to help the community and it’s not about the money. Thank you ☺️
Nene Torres
Nene Torres
1697857446
He was respectful an fast on the job also finished ✅ making me a new key for my vehicle within 10 minutes I highly recommend him for the job
Caleb Brady
Caleb Brady
1697851282
Ron was awesome. Was locked out of certain features on my recently purchased used F150, and he told me all my options and costs up front. Was done in a jiffy. Very professional!
Caleb Woyak
Caleb Woyak
1697586089
Great services from Ron. He was professional and efficient. He definitely gained a returning customer.
Master J
Master J
1697582456
Super quick service and helped replace my key battery! Outstanding service.
Lauren Brink
Lauren Brink
1697421143
Great lock Smith 👍👍
Ron came between the times he gave me. He was fast and super nice! I recommend ach locksmith for all your key needs
This guy is PHENOMENAL!!!! He answered right away and was excellent at explaining what the process would be! He is extremely knowledgeable about his field and got to us very quickly on a SUNDAY! We are soooo soo so very grateful for his service!! Thank you thank you thank you!!!!!
Chelsie Marie
Chelsie Marie
1696190763
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