What is my grandfather clock worth?

Answer On One Hand: Age and ConditionIn appraising the value of your grandfather clock an expert will take into consideration the age, condition, and relative rarity of the item. In 1670 an English clockm... Read More »

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How do I adjust a grandfather clock?

Examine for AccuracySet your grandfather clock to the correct time by using an accurate timepiece as a reference. Look at the time about a day later to see if your clock is running fast or slow. Ad... Read More »

Do you really put kerosene in a grandfather clock?

It used to be common practice to apply kerosene to the internal mechanisms of a grandfather clock regularly, for cleaning and lubrication. Specialized clock oils are preferred nowadays, as kerosene... Read More »

How to Wind a Grandfather Clock?

Clocks made in the old-fashioned tradition require winding in order to operate. Digital clocks and watches run by batteries do not need to be wound because of memory stored in tiny chips within the... Read More »

How do I wind a grandfather clock?

Antique Grandfather ClockFind the winding points on the antique grandfather clock. There are generally two or three winding points in the face of older grandfather clocks. The winding point on the ... Read More »