How to Find a Good Guitar Luthier

It’s not too difficult to find a guitar that’s in bad shape out there – probably in more than a few garages or at least garage sales. Often, they’re battered, broken, and maybe weren’t even made that well in the first place. But if you’re looking for a new guitar...

What are the Luthier Education Requirements?

It’s easy to say that anyone can become a luthier, but this isn’t entirely true. Not everyone has the time, interest, or inclination to pursue this field as a career or even as a hobby. A passion for creating musical instruments and maybe an appreciation of the...

How to Store Your Guitar Case(s)

Guitar cases, especially those large, hard cases, can take up a significant amount of space. However, they are necessary to protect your precious guitar collection. In fact, if your collection grows past one or two guitars, storing them and their cases is something...

How Often Should You Change Guitar Strings?

If you love playing the guitar or are learning how to play guitar, it’s necessary to change guitar strings for various reasons. Knowing when to change guitar strings will keep the instrument sounding as good as new. This article will discuss everything you need...

How to Fix a Hairline Crack in a Guitar Neck

If you have a hairline crack in your guitar neck, don’t panic! This is a relatively easy repair that can be done at home with some simple tools and materials. Today, we’re going to take a look at everything you need to do to fix a cracked guitar neck....

How to Choose Guitar Pickups

Pickups are essentially magnets wrapped in a coil of wire. The strength of the magnets and the number of turns in the coil determines how hot the pickups are. The hotter the pickups, the more they amplify the string’s vibrations. Each type of pickup has its own...