INSTRUMENT REPAIRS & SERVICING

Living Music offers a wide range of service options for stringed instruments.

Why have my instrument regularly serviced?

 

Keeping your instrument serviced (at least!) every 6 months will help your instrument hold tune, sound, play and feel better - AND will even prolong the life of your frets.

Guitar repair at Living Music Greensborough

Basic Stringed Instrument Service - from $40 plus strings:
Suitable for: Classical Guitar (without electronics), Ukulele, Banjo, Violin & Cello

Our Basic Stringed Instrument Service includes a thorough check over the instrument, fret buffing, fretboard cleaning & conditioning, lubed machine heads and full body clean. We also replace the strings and tune the instrument. Also included is a full report card of your instrument’s health.

Deluxe Stringed Instrument Service - from $60 plus strings:
Suitable for: Acoustic Steel String Guitar, Classical Guitar (with electronics), Electric Guitar, Electric Bass Guitar

Our Deluxe Stringed Instrument Service includes all steps of a Basic Stringed Instrument Service (see above) PLUS a pickup/tuner/battery test and a full instrument set up. Set up includes intonation calibration and clean and lube of all electrical components. Also included is a full report card of your instrument’s health.

Floyd Rose Stringed Instrument Service – from $80 plus strings:
Suitable for guitars with a Floyd Rose-style guitar bridge (ie locking tremolo system)

Our Floyd Rose Stringed Instrument Service includes all steps of a Deluxe Stringed Instrument Service (see above) PLUS set up of a Floyd Rose-style locking tremolo system. Also included is a full report card of your instrument’s health.

Acoustic Guitar Action Adjustment & Deluxe Service – from $80 plus strings:
Suitable for: Acoustic guitars needing action adjustments

Our Acoustic Guitar Action Adjustment & Deluxe Service includes all steps of a Deluxe Stringed Instrument Service (see above) PLUS truss/nut/saddle shave or adjustment.
Please note: Acoustic Guitar Action Adjustment can take up to 7 working days to be completed.

Other repair and service options (just some of the many) - prices available upon request:

  • Single string replacement
  • Output jack replacement
  • Wire re-soldering
  • Machine head replacement
  • Bridge and nut replacement
  • Floating Bridge set up
  • Fret dressing

    Contact us today to find out more about servicing your instrument!

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