Contact us at to schedule your piano tuning. (803) 254-2777 or click here www.ricemusichouse.com/contact
PIANO TUNING AND REPAIRS
At Rice Music House, we advise our customers to preserve the Sound Value of your Piano for Generations.
“Because pianos contain some eight to twelve thousand parts with several hundred moving parts, it is inevitable that pianos from time to time need adjustment and service besides tuning.” Mr. Emert Rice
We offer the best piano tuning service for your piano. Our Steinway Factory Trained and Certified Technician will come to your home and will not only tune your piano but will also advise you on your piano maintenance requirements. They will also take care of your piano just like they take care of pianos of concert artists and musicians.
Subject to piano’s condition, our technician sets the piano to the proper pitch of A440. The price of a basic piano tuning for the local Columbia area is just $125. This price includes the travel time, coming in and tuning your piano and completing the work. There are are mileages charges for outside the Columbia area. We service most of the Columbia area and surrouding areas including Sumter, Orangeburg, Newberry, Camden, Hartsville and more.
We offer this service at a very Competitive price and rates. We also offer Annual Tuning and Manintanance Packages for your piano at special discount prices. Contact us at Rice Music House for this details at (803) 254-2777 or click here: www.ricemusichouse.com/contact
PIANO CARE AND MAINTENANCE
We offer complete repair services for your piano from just basic repairs like sticking keys, pedal problems, etc to action regulation, voicing, hammer work, key bushings and more, all at very Competitive prices.
We also offer Piano Cleaning and detailing services for your old pianos. We come and clean the piano both inside and outside and then take of the regular tuning and maintenance.
Piano Tone Development and Voicing:
All pianos need regular maintenance with regards to tuning, action regulation, voicing and tone development for them to perform to their full potential. Every piano can significantly improved keyboard response and achieve a more beautiful and clear and open tone with proper tone development and voicing We provide these services to our customer. Our technician will be happy to give you a fair and competitive quote for these services.
Full Action Regulation.
Normal piano maintenance requires the adjustment of all action parts for proper wear and tear, performance, touch and tone. A full action regulation includes interior cleaning, hammer filing (as seemed necessary), all key and action parts adjustments, tuning and voicing and tone regulation. Price also includes a subsequent check-up and visit within 180 days and includes tuning.
“Because pianos contain some eight to twelve thousand parts with several hundred moving parts, it is inevitable that pianos, from time to time, need adjustment and service, besides tuning.” Mr. Emert Rice
Our goal is to provide you the best quality service and help you enjoy your piano for years to come. We offer all our services at very competitive rates. For details contact us at (803) 254-2777 or click here: www.ricemusichouse.com/contact
RESTORATION AND REBUILDING
As one of the oldest Piano restoration center in the US, Rice Music House is known for its quality work and craftsmanship. We inspect your piano and provide you with a proposal for your review and consideration with the complete details of the work involved Restoration Services can be a Full and Total Restoration or even a partial restoration service with regards to Belly work, Sound Board repairs, plate work, bridge work, install new pinblock, restringing of pianos, cabinet touch up and repairs or complete cabinet refinishing, complete action replacement with new hammers, shanks, keybushings, new whippens, action assembly, action regulation, voicing and more. Only finest replacemetn parts are used. Only genuine Steinway parts are used on the restoration of a Steinway piano. All restoration work is backed by Rice Music House 100% Customer Satisfaction policy and Warranty and all at very Competitive and Fair Prices.
The Restoration Services offered by Rice Music House are as follows.
Belly and Soundboard:
With these services, we scrape, shim, sand, seal, refinish and varnish the soundboard. Replace piano block, replace stringing braid, replace damper felt and install a new pinblock, tuning pins and restring the piano.
Rebronze the plate, rebush trapwork, polish agraffes, refinish damper heads, relather trap work, replace interior hardware or polish all interior of the piano.
With these services, we provide a total action work with regards to replacing Hammers and shanks, repititions, keyend felts, let off button scres and punchings, front rail punchings, shanks and flanges, backcheks, back rail cloth and also balance the rail punchings.
We also rebush front rail and balance rail. Sand and clean action rail, action frame and keysticks. Relevel keys and clean and refinish sharps. Polish action screws, action stack fram and front rail pins Voice New Hammers and do a complete Action Regulation. Overhaul the trapwork and lyre. Replace key tops fronts or polish the ivories if salvagable.
Tune the piano several times and bring it to pitch and do a total tone regulation.
Strip piano to barewood and stain piano with anline penetration satin Cote piano with sealer and with lacquer. Pumice the entire piano. Sand seal the piano. Hand rub the piano and all parts. Replace fallboard decal and refelt case parts. Repolish hardware and cote with lacquer. Stain, fill and color match as necessary in case of wood tones, mahogany, walnut etc. Refinish the bench also Hand rub and polish the piano.
All these Restoration Services are available thru Rice Music House with and will be backed by the Rice Music House Customer Satisfaction Guarantee. For details contact us at (803) 254-2777 or www.ricemusichouse.com/contact