Access Control


Here at Liberty Lockworks we know that it is vitally important to keep business locations safe and secure.  With 20 years of locksmith experience, Eric will give you the friendly, prompt service he is known for in the Ames business community.  Whether you simply need the locks changed or an Access-Control system installed, Liberty Lockworks is ready to serve you.

Additional Commercial Services

  • Emergency Safe entry
  • Emergency after-hours lockout
  • High security locks and keys
  • Safe combinations changed
  • Safe deposit box locks
  • Keys made, duplicated or replaced
  • Master key systems designed/maintained
  • Locks installed, repaired & maintained
  • Locks drilled out, re-keyed
  • Emergency after-hours lockout service
  • Panic bar installation
  • Interchangeable core


Have you recently purchased a new home or moved to a different apartment?  Do you know who has copies of those house or apartment keys? Keeping your home and family safe through adequate locking systems is of great importance.  Eric Thompson at Liberty Lockworks will help you determine your residential lock needs and create a viable solution.  Whether your home simply needs the locks changed or re-keyed or an entire system upgrade Eric will be there to help.

Additional Residential Lock Services

  • 24/7 Emergency lockout service
  • New locks installed
  • Retrofit of modern hardware
  • Deadbolts installed
  • Patio locks
  • Keyless entry systems installed & maintained
  • Safe combinations changed/maintained


Locked out of the car? Lost your car keys? It happens! Ames Liberty Lockworks provides emergency lockout service. We have the professional tools and required skills to unlock your vehicle and get you back on the road ASAP.  Automotive key technology is ever-changing and Liberty Lockworks has you covered there. From classic car keys to modern transponder keys we can cut, duplicate or originate most automotive keys on site.

Additional Automotive Services

  • After hours emergency service
  • Vehicle transponder keys originated & programmed on site
  • High security vehicle keys
  • Keyless entry systems
  • Keys Made/Duplicated/Replaced
  • Vehicle Locks Re-Keyed
  • VATS & PATS Keys
  • Broken key extraction


Liberty Lockworks of Ames stocks motorcycle keys for most makes & models – new and old. What you should know about your motorcycle key – the code is not kept with the VIN like cars.  The only record of your key code will be printed on a tag you received from the seller.  Lost the key AND the tag?  That’s not a problem for Liberty Lockworks, Ames.  Their mobile locksmith, Eric, will come to you and on site, generate a replacement key for your bike. You’ll be on your way enjoying the warm & sunny weather, same day!

Motorcycle Services Include

  • Key replacement from code
  • Key duplication