020 8883 5631

Instrument Repairs

We provide a full instrument repair service for all types of stringed instrument including; acoustic guitars, bass guitars, classical guitars, lutes, mandolins and ukuleles. Bowed string instrument repairs are also available for violins, violas and cellos.

We also offer a full restring service for stringed instruments including; violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitars (acoustic & classical), ukuleles, mandolins, banjos and bass guitars.

All of our violin, viola and cello repair services will be conducted by luthier, Emma Hardy, student of Merton College’s prestigious violin making and repair course, who specialises in violin repairs. 

A list of common instrument repair services we perform can be found below. If you aren’t sure what you need doing to your instrument we’re more than happy to take a look and provide you with free advice.

If you have any questions about our repair service please do not hesitate to contact us either by our web contact form or by calling us on 020 8883 5631.

Custom modification and tailored services are also available upon request.

Guitar Repair Services


Fretwork including fret levelling, fret replacement and recrowning

Basic and advanced guitar setup (including intonation, action and truss rod adjustment)

Replacement of broken parts, including bridges, machine heads, pickups, internal electronics and control knobs

Guitar customisation including installation of preamp on Acoustic or Classical instruments and/or pickup installation.

Please contact us for more information about the work you require.

Violin Repair Services


Soundpost setting

Peg replacement

Peg fitting / adjustment

Bridge fitting / adjustment

Bridge replacement

Standard post-purchase setup

Chin rest / Tail piece replacement

Fingerboard replacement / repair

Cello Repair Services


Soundpost setting

Peg fitting / adjustment

Peg replacement

Bridge fitting / adjustment

Bridge replacement

Bridge adjustment

Standard post-purchase setup

Fingerboard replacement / repair

Woodwind Repair Services

General service




Flutes, Clarinets & Trumpets

Other services upon request

For repairs or instruments that we don’t cater for here are local experts that we recommend:


Rolf Dragstra

Piano Technician & Tuner

07712 580 078

Rolf Dragstra, Once described as “the best ears in the business” he has been tuning and repairing pianos for decades.

He travels to your location and also has a workshop for full-scale piano refurbishment just off Hornsey Rise.