For All Instruments, of All Eras

Services we Provide


Common Maintenance

Setups, Action Adjustment, Bone Saddle and Nut Fabrication, Dryness/Humidity Cracks, Hydration, Deep Cleaning, and Value Appraisals for Acoustic and Electric Guitars for insurance purposes or sale.

Electric Guitar Maintenance

Setup (Including Floyd Rose), Rewire, Pickup Installation and De-Installation, Foil Replacement/Induction Painting, Fret Assessment/Dressing/Refrets, Component Testing and Replacement, Modifications, Neck Removal/Replacement, and more.

Acoustic Guitar Maintenance

Brace fabrication/installation, bridge fabrication, removal, and resets, nut/saddle fabrication and maintenance, fret assessment/dressing/refrets, top repair and wood fabrication, finish work and lacquer applications.

Restoration Services

Wood fabrication, binding replacement, spray and brush finish work, neck resets, bridge fabrication, varnish, french polish, inlay replacement, inlay fabrication, and more.

Instrument and Wood Object Conservation

Documentation and assessment of rare, antique, and unique instruments. Treatment proposals and treatment reports with photo documentation before, during, and after treatment. All work performed to standards dictated by the American Institute of Conservation.


What we work on

All Stringed Instruments from all Eras:

Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Classical Guitar, Bass Guitar, Tenor Guitar, Twelve String Guitar, Upright Bass, Viola, Cello, Banjo, Bouzouki, Balalaika, Upright/Orchestral Harp, Folk Harp, Dulcimer, Veena, Lute, Ukulele, Mandolin, Mandacello, Cittern, Dahu, Requinto, Kontra, Cuatro, Kamancheh, Lira, Fiddle, Autoharp, Zither, Sitar, Baglama, Oud, Bowlback instruments, and more.


Call us to ask about your instrument: 310-999-2077


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