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Guitar Repairs

Note: These prices are estimates based on the cost of an average job with no extra labor required. Issues needing attention are often discovered during or after another repair. In such cases, customers will be notified before work continues.

Acoustic Guitars

  • Set up (6 string) – $30 Includes restringing. String height, nut slot and truss rod adjustment. Redressing and a buffing of the frets and a general cleaning of the instrument. Does not include the cost of strings.
  • Set up (12 string) – $50 Includes restringing. String height, nut slot and truss rod adjustment. Redressing and a buffing of the frets and a general cleaning of the instrument. Does not include the cost of strings.
  • Install Bone nut (6 string / 12 string) – $30 / 50 Custom cut specifically for your instrument. Includes removal of old nut.
  • Bone saddle – $40 Compensated for accurate intonation. Less for non-compensated.
  • Bridge reglue – $60 Removing and regluing your existing bridge.
  • Custom Bridge – $100 Removing the old and installing a new hand built one. Price will vary depending on type of wood chosen.
  • Replace bridge – $85 Installing a bridge provided by you.
  • Reglue loose brace – $25 per brace.
  • Repair top, side or back cracks – $25 and up depending on the severity.
  • Pickguard – $25 Gluing a precut pickguard. Price may vary depending on labor of old pickguard removal and damage that may need to be repaired after removal.
  • Custom pickguard – $35 and up depending on materials chosen.
  • Neck reset – $175-300 Cost will depend on type of guitar. Bolt on verses dovetail joint.
  • Tuner Replacement –$30 Replacing tuners that you provide. Additional cost possible if new peghead holes are required.
  • Restring – $15 Does not include the cost of strings.

  Electric Guitars

  • Set up (6-8 string) – $30 Includes restringing. String height, nut slot and truss rod adjustment. Redressing and a buffing of the fret and a general cleaning of the instrument. Does not include the cost of strings.
  • Set up (12 string) –$50 Includes restringing. String height, nut slot and truss rod adjustment. Redressing and a buffing of the frets and a general cleaning of the instrument. Does not include the cost of strings.
  • Set up (6-8 string) Tremolo/ Floyd Rose –$60 Includes restringing. String height, nut slot and truss rod adjustment. Redressing and a buffing of the frets and a general cleaning of the instrument.  Includes all adjustments to bridge and locking nut. Does not include the cost of strings.
  • Clean electronics – $15
  • Shim neck (bolt-on neck) – $20
  • Pick up installation- $20-30 per pick up. $20 for solid body, $30 for hollow body.
  • Resolder – $8 and up depending on any other work being done.
  • Restring – $15 Does not include the cost of strings.

Fret Work

  • Refret – $150-200 Depends on type of binding on neck.
  • Pearl (remove / replace) – $15 ea.
  • Dots (replace) – $5
  • Fret dress – $65 and up
  • Loose fret ends – $5 per fret

Other Services

Refinishing, strap button installation, repair broken headstocks, restringing of mandolins, banjos and ukuleles and basses, buffing, acoustic pick up installation and much more.