Conder's Piano Service

Since 1954

www.conderpiano.com is your best source for concise yet detailed Information about pianos, as well as piano tuning, repairs, movers, rebuilding, restorations, refinishing, sales, and rentals.

Piano Tuning & Voicing

Piano Repair & Regulation

Piano Restoration & Refinishing

Piano Care & Maintenance Suggestions

Piano Brokerage, Estimates & Appraisals

Piano Moving & Moving Suggestions

Vintage & Pre-Owned Piano Sales

Event Rentals & Rent-to-Own

A Guide to Purchasing a Piano

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The "Finest Quality" Tuners, Technicians, and Rebuilders serving the Charlotte, North Carolina and upstate South Carolina areas with Acoustic Piano Sales and Services for over 50 years.

With generations of experience, we are large enough to accomplish any acoustical piano service, yet exclusive enough to provide unmatched personal attention.

   "About Our Business"

 

To make an appointment for services or to visit our showrooms,

Please Call

(704) 537-9668

between 8:00am and 10:00pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this website we provide information that addresses the most common concerns about acoustic pianos that we have heard over the years.  Please use the hyperlinks below to go to the area of the site that interests you.  Then scroll down for further, often illustrated information, on each subject.  We also provide the following Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.).  The hyperlink(s) that follow will direct you to the most relevant information to answer them.

 

When and how often do pianos require tuning? 
 
Piano Tuning & Voicing

What happens if I put off tuning my piano for several years?
 
Piano Tuning & Voicing

Can anything improve the tone of my piano other than tuning?    
Piano Tuning & Voicing

What can be done for pianos that don't "hold" their tuning?    
Repairs & Regulation
     Piano Tuning and Voicing

How does moving a piano affect it's tuning?    
Piano Tuning and Voicing
   

What should I know about moving a piano myself?    
Piano Moving & Moving Suggestions

Where can I find information about the proper environment for pianos?    
Piano Care & Maintenance Suggestions

If someone stores a piano, is climate control important?    
Piano Care & Maintenance Suggestions

What repairs would be required if a key or keys are broken or don't work properly?    
Piano Repair & Regulation

Is an old, used piano worth repairing?    
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano     Piano Restorations & Refinishing     Vintage & Pre-Owned Piano Sales

Can quality performance be restored to old, used pianos?    
Piano Restorations & Refinishing     Vintage & Pre-Owned Piano Sales

Is my old piano an antique?    
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano
       Piano Restorations & Refinishing

What is the difference between antique pianos and vintage pianos?    
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano

Short of refinishing, can anything be done to improve my piano's appearance?    
Piano Restoration & Refinishing       Piano Care & Maintenance Suggestions

What does a piano restoration involve?    
Piano Restoration & Refinishing

Which pianos are worthy of complete restorations?    
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano      Piano Restorations & Refinishing

Do piano stores buy used pianos?    
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano

Do tuners, technicians, and rebuilders buy used pianos?   
 A Guide to Purchasing a Piano       Piano Brokerage, Estimates & Appraisals

With so many pianos available, which would be the right piano for me?   
 
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano

Why do some pianos, such as Steinway & Sons, Bosendorpher, etc, often cost over 10 times more than other pianos that look almost exactly the same?   
 
A Guide to Purchasing a Piano

Copyright   1997 - 2004 Richard L. Conder

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