Rick Marquez is the owner and operator of 1st Choice Locksmith, headquartered in Houston,  TX. This is a highly regarded locksmith company in Harris County.

Some of the services 1st Choice Locksmith provides include: New locks installed, locks re-keyed, lock repair, emergency lockout, car opening, master keying systems, door closers, electric strikes, magnet locks, panic hardware, door pivots, ADA hardware, life safety hardware, access control systems, interchangeable core systems I/C, safe combo change, and foreclosures.

When it comes to providing expert locksmith services, nothing takes the place of experience. Rick began working in locksmith 30 years ago and started 1st Choice Locksmith in 1998.

One of 1st Choice Locksmith’s  goals is to provide their Harris County clients with professional, high quality, and affordable services. People often choose 1st Choice Locksmith because they are a locally owned and operated full-service locksmith company is licensed, bonded and insured and certified to handle your lock service needs. As a leading Houston locksmith and security company industry, their main goal is to provide a professional and personal service to all our customers. Ricks team of  trained technicians are ready to perform any type of service,.

The result, one of the most successful locksmith companies in Houston!  


  What do their customers think?

Theresa DeBose – “I have been a client of 1st Choice Locksmith for a decade and recommend them without reservation. They remain professionals dedicated to providing expert, timely and cost-effective home security and protection support services. Their friendly and caring service technicians treat each customer like they are performing a welcomed service for a family friend. Not only is that attitude and commitment refreshing, but also really needed in today’s circumstance. Great work from an inspired and skilled team! ”

Michelle O’Neill – “Rick at 1rst Choice Locksmith is a true professional and skilled craftsman. I’ve used his company several times. He’s prompt to arrive, gets the job done timely….plus he’s affordable!! I highly recommend 1rst Choice Locksmith.”

Having owner operated experts, like Rick providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Houston and Harris County, TX.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Rick Marquez that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Rick for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need locksmith service? Give 1st Choice Locksmith an opportunity by calling them at (281) 556-5625.

In addition to running a successful locksmith business, Rick supports the Houston Chamber of Commerce.

So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Rick Marquez, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Harris County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of TX and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.

Well done Rick Marquez!

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