Our guitar repair department has an excellent reputation for its expertise and meticulous attention to detail. Below is a list of prices for the most common repairs and custom work. Please note that the prices listed are labor charges only and do not include strings or parts.
Setup* - Includes nut, saddle, truss adjustment, intonation, clean and oil fretboard, polish frets, and re-string.
* Strings are not included in the setup charge.
Nuts & Saddles*
* Nut and saddle prices do not include the bone blanks.
Fret Re-dress - includes leveling/recrowning of all frets and setup
Partial Re-fret (includes fret redress) - $135 + $15/fret
Crack Repair - $15 per inch
Headstock Crack Repair*
*The cost of this repair is determined on a case by case assessment.
Replace Tuning Machines - $30 - $50
(restring labor not included)
Install Strap Button - $7 (strap buttons are additional)
Inlay Fretboard Side Dot - $15 for 1st dot, $10 for each additional dot
Detailed Cleaning – All detail cleaning, finish buffing, hardware cleaning costs are determined on a case by case basis.
Finish Repair – We work with both lacquer and shellac (French polish), and do we offer services in finish touch-up and selective re-finishing (e.g., necks). All finish work is accepted and quoted on a case by case basis.
Restringing Lessons – If you need a little help with that first restring, you can call on us! This service is available by appointment only with the sales staff. $20 plus re-string fee and strings.
Custom/Specialized Repairs – We are always happy to evaluate instruments for repairs that are more specialized (e.g., neck re-contouring, left hand conversions, etc.). We accept this sort of work on a case by case basis, and we will decline any repair work where we do not think we can achieve best results.