New Noise Guitar Repair is a fretted instrument repair shop in South Philadelphia that provides its customers the personal care musicians deserve.

A graduate of the Eastern School of Fretted Instrument Repair in Freehold, NJ, Matt Miller, proprietor, is a certified guitar repair technician with experience in national guitar shops.

As a longtime musician and lover of fretted instruments, it is Matt’s mission to ensure his clients have the best musical experience from their beloved instruments. He can be seen performing with his band at many Philadelphia-area venues, where he also makes house calls.


Effective Jan 1, 2019.

Setups: $50
Adjust neck, nut, saddle, action, intonation, and pickup height; clean electronics; minor fret dress and polish; tighten loose hardware; clean and polish entire instrument. Diagnose any issues. Strings are not included.*

Fret Dress: $100
Level, crown, and polish existing frets. Includes setup.

Completel Refret: starting at $230
Replace all existing frets, and dress new frets. Includes setup.

New Nut: starting at $100
Build custom nut. Includes installation and setup. Does not include the cost of material. **

New Saddle: $80
Build custom, compensated saddle. Includes installation and setup. Does not include the cost of material. **

Pickup Installation: starting at $35

Complete/Custom Rewire: starting at $100
Does not include parts. **

Repair Loose Wire or Jack: starting at $20

Minimum Bench Fee: $20

Other services are offered. Please contact me for a quote.

By appointment only.

Services not offered: amplifier and pedal repair; re-finishing and finishing.

* Strings and other parts are not included in the price. I often have D’Addario guitar strings in stock, or you may supply your own. I generally do not stock bass strings.

** I don’t stock a lot of parts, so many parts will need to be special ordered.

Contact & Directions


Contact New Noise Guitar Repair for an appointment today!
I’m available most weekday evenings, and weekends.

phone: 484-483-3002 (text or voice)
email: info@newnoiseguitars.com
@newnoiseguitars: facebook / instagram

Also on yelp and google.