How do you unlock a door without a key?
Use a small screwdriver or thin tool on interior doors.
Push an eyeglasses screwdriver, a paper clip hammered flat, or a very small butter knife into this hole. Push it straight through as far as you can, and turn or twist it until it catches a groove and the lock clicks open.
Can you unlock a door with a pencil?
A pencil works great for door lock lubricant in a pinch!
Simply rub the teeth of the key with a sharp pencil until the surface is covered with graphite. … Then insert the key into the lock again, which will deposit the graphite into the lock. Do this several times, if needed, until the key glides in smoothly.