What do locksmiths use to open doors?

Opening doors is a common part of all locksmiths’ locked out service. In most cases the locksmith will be able to open the door without having to remove the existing lock. However, what the locksmith will use to open the door really depends on the locks they are faced with. In most cases the locksmith will first attempt to pick the lock using a variety of lock picks or a pick gun, if picking the locks fails the locksmith will then opt to drill the lock and replace either the barrel or the lock entirely.