Quartz or Automatic, Mechanical Watch?

You’re online, browsing around on the internet, looking at all these wonderful watches that are for sale.  Maybe, you are awake at 2:00 am, and you’re watching QVC, and they are selling watches that can be at your doorstep in the morning.  Some are mechanical, others are mechanical automatics, and others are quartz.  Oh no,…

When is a Broken Watch not worth Fixing?

It is a beautiful, hot summer’s day.  You come home from work, and you’re a bit tired from the stress of your workday, and decide it is time to go for a quick swim. Throw the bathing suit on, run out back and hop into the pool!  Wow.  That fees great.  What time is it?…

Request Repair Estimate for your Watch

In some cases, we can give you a repair estimate for your watch.  It is a simple process, and can be done either by Clicking Here, and going to the Request Service Page, or by filling out the form below. If you have a watch that is in need of service, please feel free to…

How to find a Good Watchmaker or Watch Service Shop

When your watch breaks, sometimes you anticipate the worst.  Sometimes the best.  Other times, you just don’t know what is wrong. What are common problems with watches? Whether you have a mechanical or a quartz watch, many things can happen to them that causes them to either run poorly or stop altogether.  Many issues are…

Should you Collect Antique and Vintage Watches?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to start and build up a collection of antique and vintage watches?  Well, I have.  I’ve done it, and I have found that in can be somewhat enjoyable to hunt out the best of the old…

Where Do You Start?

Starting to collect vintage and antique watches is a demanding task.  First because you will find many different watches online, that you will likely never find in real life.  If you do, they will often not work very well or be relatively expensive, and knowing this will help to elevate the anguish of collecting them.