Piano Bench In Need of Repair

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Old 08-14-2023, 07:18 AM
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Question Piano Bench In Need of Repair

I recently moved my player piano from Ohio to my home in The Villages. The piano made the trip just fine, but the bench didn't have such a good trip! The piano was restored by a treasured friend when I was 8 years old, and the bench matches the piano. One of the legs is now cracked and the bench is very wobbly. It's not all the fault of the movers -- the hip movement of using the peddles pushes the bench side to side -- it's sort of like the motion of riding a bicycle. Anyway, I'm looking for someone to repair the leg and tighten the whole bench. Any advice as to where to look for someone to restore it? Advice appreciated!
Old 08-14-2023, 07:44 AM
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Bring it to one of the woodshops. They can repair it and you make a donation to them for the repair.
Old 08-14-2023, 12:12 PM
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I do not think the villages woodshops do repairs, I have done some similar repairs, so if none of the wood workers reply, let me know and I will be glad to take a look to see what I can do.
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Old 08-14-2023, 02:49 PM
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