Laurels

Best Piano Tuners
in Houston
2020

Why These Piano Tuners?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Houston Piano Tuners on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 541 330 14

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Ello Piano Service

Ello Piano Service in Richmond is a team of registered piano technicians under the Piano Technicians Guild. The business has over 25 years of experience in tuning, repairs, appraising, and rebuilding pianos. Repair and restoration services the business offers include action regulation, touch rail installation, hammer voicing, finish touch-up, the installation of dehumidifying systems, and more. Ello Piano Service also specializes in the assessment and repair of water damaged pianos.

Richmond, TX 77406

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Frets & Keys

Frets & Keys in Houston is an instrument repairs shop that services pianos, strings, brass, and woodwinds categories. The piano technician is a member of the Piano Technicians Guild and the Guild of American Luthiers. Frets & Keys offers tuning and voicing services, key repair and replacement, hammer replacement, stringing, and finishing touch-ups.

Sugar Land, TX 77478

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Glenn's Piano Service

Glenn’s Piano Service in Katy is that of a registered piano technician of the Piano Technicians Guild. Glenn tunes pianos by ear and then checks his work with a modern, electronic tuning device. The business also offers services like regulation and voicing. Glenn charges $125 plus tax for a standard tuning.

Katy, TX 77493

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Golka Piano Services

Golka Piano Services in Houston offers piano tuning and repairs, restoration and revitalization, and maintenance services. The business’s piano technician is a member of the Piano Technicians Guild with over 20 years of experience in the piano service industry. The company’s website explains that the optimal environment in which to keep a piano is around 68 degrees Fahrenheit with around 42 percent relative humidity, and that because these conditions are difficult to maintain in Houston, pianos should be tuned annually at the very least to prevent irreparable damage.

Houston, TX 77094

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Harding Piano Service

Harding Piano Service is a member of the Piano Technicians Guild and offers tuning, action regulation, voicing, and other repairs, along with the installation of humidity control systems and partial or complete rebuilds. Harding Piano Service has been serving Dayton and the surrounding communities since 1979. The business’s website has at least 30 articles that offer descriptions and instructions regarding common problems and repair procedures. These guides inform customers about the parts of their pianos, what purposes they serve, and what happens when they break.

Dayton, TX 77535

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Hardy Piano Warehouse

Hardy Piano Warehouse of Houston sells, rents and repairs pianos. The business specializes in piano tuning, restoration, and refinishing. Hardy Piano Warehouse has a 7,200-square-foot facility, well-suited for any size repair. The business offers over-the-phone estimates at no charge and onsite estimates for a small fee. If the customer ends up having his or her piano serviced by Hardy Piano Warehouse, that fee is deducted from the total cost or repairs. At an average cost of $150, typical turnaround time for repairs is about two weeks. Hardy Piano Warehouse has photos of pianos that are for sale on its website, along with information about current specials.

Houston, TX 77022

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Houston Piano Care

Houston Piano Care is a business in Houston that offers piano tuning, regulation, and repairs, with special discounts for schools, churches, music studios, and nursing homes. Houston Piano Care also offers piano cleaning and inspection, and piano-buying advice. The business’s piano technician is a member of the Piano Technicians Guild and a certified Dampp-Chaser system installer. One customer review said, “Two weeks ago I performed a solo recital on a 1983 Hamburg Steinway Model B that Saun Lee had prepared at The Buckingham Retirement Community in Houston, Texas. The concert tuning she did was superb. The piano sounded marvelous and held its tune solidly throughout the performance.”

Ivery Piano Service

Ivey Piano Service in Sugar Land specializes in piano cleaning, inspection, moving, tuning, and repairs. Ivey Piano Service is an authorized Dampp Chaser dehumidifier dealer and installer. The business’s piano technician tunes mostly by ear, using an electronic device to double-check his work. The business also offers piano-buying advice and has special discounted tuning prices for schools, churches, and nursing homes.

Sugar Land, TX 77478

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Jim Cannon

Jim Cannon is a registered piano technician of the Piano Technicians Guild who has over 30 years of experience in servicing the piano repair and tuning needs of customers in the Houston area. Jim has worked on the pianos of professional musicians, local churches, and schools. In addition to tuning, Jim offers piano cleaning, action regulation, voicing, humidity control, reconditioning, and consulting services to help buyers get the best value for their money.

Spring, TX 77379

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The Music Connection

The Music Connection is a studio in Pearland that offers private and group instruction in piano, guitar, violin, the drums, voice, and music theory. The Music Connection also offers adult classes, Mommy and Me sessions for early childhood development of music appreciation and summer camps. The business has a piano tuner and repair specialist with over 35 years of experience in the piano service industry.

Pearland, TX 77584

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Todd Piano Works

Todd Piano Works in Allen is a piano tuning and repair business that offers services such as hammer voicing, action regulations, reconditioning, humidity control, and appraisals. The company also offers routine maintenance plans. The business’s website has information about general piano care and pages with diagrams depicting the different parts of specific piano systems.

Your Piano Service

Your Piano Service in Houston specializes in minor piano repairs like sticky keys and soundboard cleaning, standard tuning services, and double tuning for pianos that haven’t been tuned in a while, or ever. One client testimonial said, “Excellent and patient work getting this piano sounding just right! It's never sounded better!... [The technician] spent extra time doubling back on the keys after the first round and kept adjusting them until they sounded perfect. He's also willing to work flexible hours… and was reasonably priced too.”

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