Do you have a guitar or any stringed instrument that doesn’t quite play or sound like your would like? Look no further than Fayland Guitars! We only utilize specialty tools made just for luthiery and have many specialty tools available for the best results including an Erlewine Neck Jig from StewartMacDonald. Check out the estimates below and then contact us to finalize your quote.

Our Complete Set-up includes a full inspection, diagnostic, and proper maintenance of the entire instrument which includes:

  • Full inspection of all electronics
  • Full redress of frets
  • Polish of frets to mirror shine
  • Cleaning and oiling of fret board (as needed)
  • Tightening of hardware
  • Restring with new strings
  • Adjusting and polishing nut slots
  • Lubricating truss rod nut (if needed)
  • Full truss rod adjustment
  • Balancing tremolo or setting tailpiece
  • Adjusting saddle height
  • Adjusting bridge radius
  • Adjusting neck angle on bolt-on necks (if needed)
  • Setting intonation
  • Checking electronics
  • Copper foil cavities (if needed)
  • Adjusting pick ups
  • Detail polish and cleaning of body

Fret leveling is a precision leveling of the frets followed by a fret re-crown and finished with a redressing and polish to a mirror shine.

STANDARD GUITARS
Hard Tails, LP’s, Teles, Strats, Basic 4-string Basses, Acoustic 6-strings, Lapsteels:
$75

With Fret Level, Fret re-crown & 11-Step Polish: $150

Tune Up & New Strings

Add-Ons & Adjustments

  • ADJUST ACTION OR INTONATION
    (Included with complete set-up)
    $20
  • ADJUST TRUSS ROD
    (Included with complete set-up)
    $50
  • BLOCKING TREMOLO
    (Included with complete set-up if desired)
    $4
  • LOWER NUT SLOTS
    (Included with complete set-up)
    $40
  • CLEAN ELECTRONICS & TOUCH UP SOLDER JOINTS AS NEEDED
    (Included with complete set-up, doesnt include parts)
    $4
  • DOWEL AND DRILL STRAP BUTTON (For Stripped Out Strap Buttons That Can’t Be Shimmed)
    $45
  • STRAP BUTTON INSTALL
    (With complete set-up $10.00)
    $20
  • SHIMMING NECK
    (With complete set-up $15)
    30$ – Includes cost of full pocket shim
  • TUNER MOUNTING, DROP IN, 6 STRING
    Plus Cost of Restring or Set Up
    (With Complete Set Up $10)
    $60
  • TUNER INSTALL WITH REAMING & and/or DRILLING 6 STRING
    Plus Cost of Restring or Set Up
    (With Complete Set Up $30)
    $110
  • 12 STRING TUNER INSTALL
    Plus Cost of Restring or Set Up
    With Full Set Up $60
    $75
  • SHIMMING IN STRAP BUTTON
    (Included with complete set-up)
    $15