Yes, our custom keys can be cut by any key cutter such as a locksmith, hardware store, or home center, and used as a person's actual house key.

Why would someone want to RECEIVE A CUSTOM HOUSE KEY?

Giving someone a custom house key helps them identify that key quickly and easily. There is no more daily searching for the right key. American consumers spend millions of dollars each year on key identification products, including purchasing decorative house keys at their local hardware store. By giving someone a custom house key with your information on it, they have a fast and easy way of identifying their house key, every single day.

Aren't there many TYPES OF KEYS?

Yes, but house keys are different. There are only two types of house keys that over 95% of Americans use, Kwikset (KW) and Schlage (SC):

We recommend splitting your orders 50/50 between both key types. No extra charge.

For our Canadian customers, we offer the Weiser (WR) key type as well:

What is your ORDER LEAD TIME?

Your order will ship 15 business days after you have approved your artwork proof. Orders ship from our Atlanta, GA facility.

Rush Turnaround is also available. Contact us for details.

What IMPRINT COLORS are available?

We can imprint any color(s) you desire, including up to a four-color process with a full bleed. We do not match Pantone (PMS) colors, but will get as close as possible to your desired color.

How should I send you my ARTWORK?

If you create a key online your artwork will be submitted with your order. Otherwise you can email your artwork files to artwork@klinky.com. We accept JPEG, PSD, EPS, TIFF, and AI files. We will email you an artwork proof within 24 hours for you to approve. Once the proof has been approved we will begin production of your order.

Can I see a VIRTUAL SAMPLE of what my keys will look like?

Yes. E-mail your PRINT-READY artwork files to artwork@klinky.com. You will receive your virtual sample within 24 hours.

You can also preview your key online right now! CREATE YOUR KEY.

*Artwork sent must be exactly as you wish it to appear on your virtual sample. We do not make any adjustments to your artwork other than resizing it to fit within the imprint area.

Can I order a RANDOM SAMPLE of your keys?

Yes. We offer new customers one free random sample, and additional samples for $2.50ea. Submit an ORDER FORM with your sample request. Random sample orders ship within 24 hours.

Can I order an actual SPEC SAMPLE with my artwork on it?

Yes. Spec samples are $20 each. The order lead time is 5 business days. Submit an ORDER FORM with your sample request and email us your artwork files. *Artwork proofs are not sent for spec sample orders unless specifically requested.

What are the key's weight & dimensions?

100 standard keys weigh 5lbs. 100 bottle-opener keys weigh 7lbs. Standard keys are 1.25" wide x 2.65" tall (keyring not included). Bottle-opener keys are 1.25" wide x 3.5" tall (keyring not included).

How will my order be PACKAGED?

We package 50 keys in a poly bag. Individual packaging options are also available.

What are your PAYMENT TERMS?

New accounts are on a prepay basis (Visa, M/C, or Company check) for the first 3 orders. Accounts approved for credit are billed on Net 30 terms.


There is an over/under-run allowance of 5% per order which is billed accordingly on the invoice.


All work begun after receipt of purchase order and artwork approval will be billed accordingly.


Returns can be made within 7 days of receiving order.


Our patents allow us to apply our innovations to virtually any shape or size key. Our creative professionals will work with you to design the perfect variation of our product for your application. Email your design requirements to artwork@klinky.com.

What is an Info Card?

Your keys are available attached to 1.5" x 3" cards which illustrate the key type they work for.

Pricing - Interested in finding out pricing for our custom house keys? Click here to discover costs for your customized keys depending on your artwork requirements.

Case Studies - Browse through these informative case studies for ideas on how custom keys can be integrated into your next marketing campaign.

Winning Key Lockbox - Learn about our widely successful Winner Key promotion! Choose this key promotion and we will pre-cut your branded keys to match and/or not match the door lock on a prize box we provide. Invite customers to try and open the box and win the prize(s) inside. We will cut as many "Winner" keys as you like, and cut the rest as "Non-winner" keys.

Retail - Are you interested in purchasing keys for your retail outlet? Visit our retail page to learn how to order Klinky Keys for resale.

Create Your Key - Upload your artwork and create your key online.

FAQ - Our Frequently Asked Questions page includes information on order turnaround time, shipping methods, and lots of other useful information for your custom printed key order.

Our Story - Learn about how we started this little company years ago and how it grew into the leader in customized keys and key accessories. We are proud of our beginnings and invite you to learn more.

Order Now - Call, fax or email us your order today. You'll be happy you did.

Contact Us - We'd love to hear from you. Please contact us with any questions.

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Klinky, LLC. 1200 Ashwood Parkway, Suite B100 Atlanta, GA 30338

Klinky ™ Keys are Protected under U.S. Patent No. D492,574 and Patent No. D502,088.

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