clock repair

Clock Repair

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. After all this, its time Read More »

cleansers for antique clocks

House Calls

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. If you are new to the area, welcome! We would Read More »

Restored Brass and Silver Dial from 1740's

Antique 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. Our average Read More »

clock maintenance

Clock Maintenance

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. Some movements must be disassembled for proper service. Here’s why. Clock oil starts breaking down between 24-36 months depending on use. You wouldn’t drive a car Read More »

lost clock key

Clock Keys and Parts

Did you lose a clock key, part or accessory for you clock? Most clock parts, accessories and clock keys are available through our clock shop. Please give us a call today and we can help you get that special part or key you are looking for. We will ship nationwide if needed. The Clocksmith Bryan Read More »