About Us

At LKE Locksmith we are a family-owned and operated business started in 2011, we service residential, commercial and automotive customers throughout Oakland, Lapeer, Genesee, Livingston, Macomb and Wayne counties. We have even gone to Bad Axe and Traverse City for specialty jobs! Our locksmiths are bonded and insured. (Michigan doesn’t have licensing for locksmiths so if another tells you he is licensed be wary, he may not be a legitimate locksmith).

Our Philosophy

Matthew 7:7
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you."

Our Mission

We strive to "Get it RIGHT the first time, everytime". We think that if you've taken the time to call us with a request, we'll make sure to get it done, correctly!

Our Skills

LKE Locksmith is a family run business that is not just a traditional lock company. We do all the traditional things and more. We specialize in electronic locking solutions and cutting edge automotive programming services.

Emergency Lock Service
Automotive Lock Services
Residential Lock Services
Commercial Lock Services
Safe Sales & Service

Meet the Team

Daniel Heffelbower
Daniel Heffelbower

– President & Owner -

Daniel began as an apprentice at Livingston Lock in 2008. As a slow economy became even slower, he was let go. Unable to find full time employment, he started LKE Locksmiths in 2011, as a mobile business. As the business grew, he opened a shop in Clarkston in 2013, moving it in 2015 to its current location at Cranberry Lake and M-15. He is married to his wife, Christine, since 2011.

Joyce Lukacs
Joyce Lukacs

– Office Manager, Dispatcher -

Joyce came on board in 2013. She handles all the phone calls, schedules, and daily activities associated with the business. She can assist with key duplication, key cutting and some trouble shooting. Joyce is married to Jeff Lukacs, and has been for 30+ years. They have 4 daughters.

Christine Heffelbower
Christine Heffelbower

– Marketing Manager, Dispatcher -

Christine is Daniel's wife and Joyce's oldest daughter. She attended college for graphic design and handles all LKE's branding, social media and advertising. She also fills in at the office setting appointments and handling customer service once a week.