Who we are



Sky Locksmith has been a staple of the Upper East Side since 1993. Located on 1st Avenue between 81st and 82nd street, Sky offers a wide range of locksmith services in the New York metro area. Our Broadway store is full service hardware, paint and locksmith.


What we do

Locksmith Services | Home & Hardware Retail

Our Locksmith services include FDNY Window Gates , Safes, Doors, Intercoms, CCTV and Access Control.

  • Locksmith Service
  • Watch Battery Replacement
  • Handyman Service
  • Lamp Repair
  • FREE Air-Pump Service (bicycles) 
  • Brass Polishing & Lacquer Service
  • Antique Lock Restoration

There is no project to big or small for Sky! If a service or product is not mentioned on our site please give us a call and we’ll be happy to accommodate your needs!

Our history

2019 -
Sky’s Broadway store service and product expansion to Valspar Paints. With this addition, Sky is one of a limited number of paint stores on the Upper West Side, and the only Valspar Paint dealer in a 20 block radius. Custom paint matching and coding from other manufacturers allows Sky to match nearly any commercial/residential paint color on the market. Paint is made available in several sizes to match a project without waste. From pints to 5 gallons.
2018 -
East 73rd Street Store operations consolidated to the 1st Avenue store. Locksmith service for accounts and restricted key cutting service continues uninterrupted at 1574 1st Avenue store.
2017 -
Sky Locksmith & Hardware expands the Broadway store to a new, larger space on the same block. Address is moved to 2212 Broadway. Same great service with a wider array of products offered in store, including expanded paint section, plumbing, electrical and cleaning supplies. Sky features LED light bulbs in shop in effort to help NYC residents save on electric bills!
2016 -
Sky Locksmith & Hardware opens a new store location in Manhattan at 2206 Broadway. This location, near the corner of 79th Street, is the first for Sky on the Upper West Side and specializes in key duplication, high security safes and custom door hardware in addition to DIY hardware, electrical, plumbing, paint sundries and tools.
2015 -
Sky Locksmith & Hardware opens a new store location in Manhattan at 182 East 73rd Street. This boutique location offers the same variety of services expected of Sky Locksmith, including key duplication, DIY hardware, electrical, plumbing, paint sundries and tools. In addition, this location specializes in the sale of AMSEC and Gardall Safes.
2012 -
Sky Locksmith & Hardware was acquired by new ownership in 2012 and continues to serve its existing clients with exceptional service. Sky has vastly expanded its retail inventory, along with creating a new brand identity! 
1993 -
Sky Locksmith & Hardware has been a staple of the neighborhood for over 17 years. We proudly serve local residents, business owners, building owners, and contractors on the Upper East Side.

We take pride in craftsmanship and are devoted to providing excellent customer care to New York City residents. 

Job opportunities

Careers at Sky Locksmith

Sky Locksmith is aggressively looking for highly motivated individuals to grow our in-store Sales Team as well as experienced locksmiths versed in low voltage installations and mechanical lock repairs.

To inquire for employment opportunities please send us a cover letter and resume to [email protected]


The best of professionals

  • Eli [Owner]
    Eli acquired Sky Locksmith & Hardware becoming the new owner in 2012. Since then Eli has transformed business by remodeling the retail space and greatly expanding product inventory for costumers. Along with Sky’s new and improved atmosphere, the company has created a fresh new brand style for an ealily recognizable...
  • Brandon [Office Manager]
    Brandon joined the Sky Locksmith Team in 2015 and brings 20 years of DIY hardware & lock experience to the stores. When he’s not in the office, you can catch him zooming up 9W on his bike in preparation for IronMan triathlons!...
  • Little Helper!
    We’re all a big family, and the next generation is ready to take on the locksmith and hardware business! Eli’s son is learning quick!...
  • Chanel [SKY Mascot]
    Meet Chanel, Sky’s Mascot!...


    • Available 24/7 for Emergency Locksmith Services

      Sky Locksmith offers you 24/7 Emergency Service. For quick service and quotes call 212-288-7773 OR

      E-Mail us at [email protected]. Our representatives are standing by!

    • Pride Since 1994

      We take pride in craftsmanship and are devoted to providing excellent customer care to New York City residents.

  • We strive to get you the most for your money!

    Sky Locksmith is a small business that is dedicated to offering the best products, services, and prices!

Retail Products

Items we offer at our store location

Sky also provides a variety of home and hardware products including but not limited to: Heating Appliances, Building Materials, Electrical, Plumbing, Tools & Hardware, Fasteners, Ladders, Power Tools, Power Tool Accessories, Lighting, Paint, Adhesives, Tapes, Brushes, Rollers, Trays, Drop Clothes, Sheeting, Tarps, Interior Paint, Patching & Repair, Primers, Spray Paint, Caulking & Sealants, Cleaning Supplies, Thinners and Removers.

  • Locksmith Products
  • Home Improvement Supplies
  • Household Cleaning Products
  • Tools
  • Hardware
  • Hardware Accessories