Sewing Machine Cleaning & Repair

Change your needle every 8 hours of sewing time to prevent breaking thread, and some tension problems.

We service all sewing machines, embroidery machines, sergers and longarms.

Thor has experience with most brands of sewing machines including Bernina, Elna, Singer, Brother, Babylock, Viking, Huskvarna, Pfaff, Janome, and Morse, to name a few.

Thor is a Certified Bernina, Sewing Machine Technician. He attends continuing education classes offered by Bernina including TLC of other brands and machines from the 1930’s to the present.

Here are a few signs that your sewing machine needs a cleaning:

  • Skipping stitches or uneven stitches
  • Tension won’t balance
  • Clicking or other noises
  • Belt slipping
  • Lopsided buttonhole
  • Thread breaks
  • Zigzag skips stitches or won’t zigzag
  • Runs erratically
  • Long periods of disuse
  • Just stopped working

What cleaning involves: Open machine removing dirt and dust from fabric and thread, removing dried/gummy old oil and grease. Then oiling, lubing, and adjusting parts that need it, closing machine, then cleaning the outside of the machine, cord, foot pedal and case.

Authorized Bernina Dealerbernina

We repair all sewing machine brands.