What type of piano is it?

There are a number of different ‘types’ of vertical pianos, just like there are a number of different sized grand pianos. Knowing the type of piano helps me get a better idea as to what might be involved in servicing it.

What’s a good Hygrometer?

It is practically impossible to talk about pianos, piano tuning, and piano care without talking about the humidity. A first step in understanding how humidity is effecting the piano is  knowing what the humidity is in the home or room where . . .

Piano Brands/Manufacturers

Over the years, there have been thousands of piano companies making pianos!   I hope you find this list an interesting and fun way to learn a little more about many of the current brands and manufacturers of pianos you will see in dealer showrooms today.