We Are Your Vintage Instrument and Repair Specialists
From your heirloom Gibson or Martin to your starter Squire and everything in between, we have the knowledge and expertise that you are looking for and that your instrument deserves. From top quality setups to full on part fabrication and instrument rebuilds, we do it all and we do it right.
Now offering Taylor Guitars Warranty Service!
We proudly serve St. Charles, St. Louis, Bridgeton, St. Peters, Earth City, Maryland Heights, Overland, Creve Cour, Ladue, Kirkwood, Brentwood, Town and Country, Wentzville, Wildwood, Kansas City, Washington, Eureka, O' Fallon, Des Peres, Chesterfield, Ballwin and are your one stop shop for guitar repair and restoration!
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These prices serve as a baseline for your estimates, exact costs vary depending on the project and will be confirmed in person and parts are an additional charge.
6-String Guitar: $10
12 String: $15
6-String Acoustic Guitar: $60
12-String Acoustic Guitar: $70
Electric Guitar: $60
Electric Guitar with locking trem (Floyd Rose, Kahler, Ect.): $80
Bass Guitar: $60
Setups Include (feel free to request any item(s) on the list):
Restrung with brand of choice
Cleaning and fretboard oil
Bridge height and action adjustment
Pickup height adjustment
Lubricate tuning machines
Truss rod adjustments
Tuning Machines: $40-60
Strap Buttons: $10
Strap Locks: $25
Nuts and Saddles:
Nut Slot Fill and Recut: $10 per slot
6-String Bone Nut: $60
12-String Bone Nut: $80
Bone Saddle $60
(Additional charge may apply if the instrument requires other setup adjustments)
Fret Level And Crown (includes setup): $125
Filing Sharp Fret Ends: $40
Rosewood/Ebony Board Refret (Unlacquered): $250
Maple: Add $50
Binding: Add $50
Lacquer Touchups: $50
Partial Refret: $30 per fret
Single Pickup: $40-75 (+ $15 for additional pickups)
Routing Cavities: $75 per pickup
Acoustic Pickup Installation (K&K Mini/ LR Baggs Lyric): $40
Under Saddle Pickup add $15
Replace Toggle Switch: $35
Replace Potentiometer: $35 (+ $15 for each additional)
Installing Push/Pull Potentiometer: $45
Replace Output Jack: $25-45
Full Rewire: starting at $115
Bridge Refitting and Reglue: $120
Brace Regluing: $50-120
Bridge Plate Reinforcement: $50
Crack Repair (Humidify): $20 per inch
Broken Headstock (No Finish Work): $150
Broken Headstock (With Finish Work): $250
Hole Patching (No Finish Work): Case by Case, contact us
Fitting Archtop Bridge: $75
Modern Poly Finish Drop Fill: $60-120
Neck Reset (Martin style): $350
Neck Reset (Gibson style): $500
Flat Top Bridge: $250
We offer many more services that are quoted on a job by job basis. Just swing on by or contact us for a quote!
Repairs and Restorations
From simple string changes to the most hideous breaks and damage, rest assured that your instruments are in the best of hands at Driftwood Music. With decades of combined experience in all kinds of repairs and restorations, you are guaranteed to be back in action, better than before.
We pride ourselves on quality workmanship and repair
Contact us for an exact quote or to discuss custom work
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