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Services

Clock Repair

Golden gears from an old clock

A clock overhaul consists of the total dismantling of the entire movement, inspection of every pivot and every bushing hole to determine the best the repair process.

Sometimes with broken mainsprings there is damage to the wheel train on the pinions and pivots, all this is looked over with magnification.

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House Calls

Antique Clock with bell on top on dark background

We make house calls on grandfather clocks and clocks that are simply too hard to transport.

Service calls are usually done within a 25 mile radius of Raleigh but if needed, we can make arrangements to travel outside this area. Just give us a call.

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Antique Clock Dial Restoration

Before and after photos of clock dial restoration

Antique Painted Clock Dial Restoration and Dial Re-silvering.

These antique clock dials were restored using 100% museum quality techniques so they won’t lose their value. It should be noted that each dial pictured was kept 100% original. Only exception is on the painted dial, the damaged portion (lower left corner) was reconstructed perfectly.

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Clock Maintenance

Old fashioned close up clock with the key

To keep it simple, if your clock is less than 75 years old it needs service once every two years.
75 years or older 2-3 years depending on make/maker.

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Recent News

Seth Thomas clock label

List of Clocks We Repair by Company Name

Although this is not a complete list, the companies below are clocks we see almost everyday. If your clock isn't on the list just give us a call. Some makers/manufacturers didn't list their names so call us if you don't know the name or you are unsure of the make/maker.…

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Photo of the face of a mantel clock

Why we do what we do

It’s simple. We have had a love and fascination with clocks and timekeeping our whole lives. A family of Clocksmiths for four, now going on five generations, since 1889, started collecting and repairing antique and modern clocks. We have used that same passion and knowledge in restoring ours clients' unique…

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Clock time adjustment illustration

Troubleshooting Tips

My pendulum clock is running slow/fast: With a clean, cotton glove or cloth, stop the pendulum. Using your left hand, hold the pendulum bob securely. Using your right hand, turn the adjustment nut at the bottom of the pendulum a half turn to the right to speed up the clock…

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