we do house calls!

House Calls

We make house calls, provide full service on grandfather clocks, and clocks that are simply too hard to transport. Our service call rates are the best in the Charleston area. We can also make arrangements to travel outside the area. Just give us a call. If you are new to the area, welcome! We would Read More »

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 »

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 clock dial pictured was kept 100% original. Only exception is on the painted clock dial, the damaged portion (lower left corner) was reconstructed perfectly. Read More »

clock maintenance

Clock Maintenance

To keep it simple, if your clock is less than 75 years old it needs serviced once every two years. 75 years or older: Every 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 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 »