John Mackay & Son

Yale Doormaster Expert

About Us

Picture of front of shop on Buccleuch Street 1971 Picture of side of shop on Buccleuch Street 1971

John Mackay & Son Locksmiths was established in Glasgow in 1878 as blacksmith and locksmith, we have specialised in the locksmith industry through 5 generations of the Mackay family.

From our original base in Cambridge Street, then Buccleuch Street to our current day premises on Elmbank Street, we have evolved alongside an ever changing Glasgow and kept close to the heart of the city.

John Mackay & Son Locksmiths are ideally placed to offer many services from antiques through to the highest security locks for today's needs. There is not much that we haven't seen, opened, fitted or serviced.

We are also certificated Yale Doormaster Experts, which means we have been fully trained, and have to meet high standards of knowledge and professionalism.

Our customers range from local authorities, large businesses, banks, shops, educational facilities, law enforcement, facility management companies, sports clubs, as well as domestic customers.

We cover all of Glasgow, but we also cover other areas including: