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At Guitar Center Algonquin, we provide a variety of repair and upkeep services for guitars and other instruments. Whether your instrument is broken and needs fixing or it’s simply in need of a deep clean and detail, our highly trained repair technicians will take care of it. On top of guitar and instrument repair, our techs can also make technical and cosmetic upgrades to your guitar. Guitar Center is the smart choice for high-quality instrument repair near you.
Guitar Center repair technicians are highly trained in all aspects of instrument care and maintenance to keep your guitar sounding great throughout its many years of jamming. Guitar Center repair technicians can help you prolong the life of your guitar or stringed instrument by performing standard inspections and consultations, cleaning, polishing, and detailing, restringing guitars and adjusting parts, and installing upgrades or modifications. For more information, contact your local store for guitar repair packages and options.
Taking good care of your guitar can make a huge difference in prolonging your instrument’s life. Our experienced repair technicians are experts in what they do and handle each instrument with the utmost care, making sure to provide you with the highest level of service. Contact us today to schedule an instrument repair appointment or simply drop by Guitar Center Algonquin for a walk-in repair.
String Replacement: How often you need to replace your strings depends on how often you play, climate conditions, type and quality of string, etc. Generally, every three to four weeks is about right, but if you play hard and often, you'll want to change strings as soon as they start to feel grungy or lose tuning stability.
Tune-Up/Setup: Generally, it's a good idea to have a setup done two to four times a year to compensate for seasonal fluctuations in temperature and humidity.