From Howard Miller Floor Clock

Grandfather Clocks Week

Grandfather Clocks are an integral part of USA history and the American way of life.  Therefore, by this proclamation, 1-800-4CLOCKS has declared that the week beginning May 12th every year shall now and forever be known as Grandfather Clocks Week. While grandfather clocks, originally known as long case and tall case clocks and invented in …

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Howard Miller Grandfather Clock Warranty

HOWARD MILLER® GRANDFATHER CLOCKS WARRANTY Floor Clock Warranty This warranty is our promise and commitment that our grandfather clocks and grandmother clocks and floor clocks have been manufactured using the finest materials, and have been thoroughly inspected prior to being shipped from our facilities. Howard Miller and Ridgeway Floor Clocks are warranted to the original …

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Putting an 8 Day Deadbeat Grandfather Clock Movement into “Beat”

These instructions were written specifically for Hermle Grandfather Clocks, but should in general work with other high-end brands of mechanical grandfather clocks including Howard Miller Grandfather Clocks, Kieninger Grandfather Clocks and Ridgeway Grandfather Clocks.  When in doubt, consulting an expert grandfather clock technician in always a wise option, and we would highly recommend it.  Furthermore, …

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Durfee Tubular Chime Grandfather Clocks

The Walter Durfee Tubular Chimes grandfather clocks were the pioneers in bringing Grandfather Clock with Tubular Chimes Clocks to the USA.  Below is an early advertisement which not only talks about these amazing Walter Durfee Tubular Chime Grandfather Clocks, referring to them as Tubular Chime Hall Clocks, but it also shows the Authorized Dealers and …

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Wall Clocks and Mantel Clocks FAQs

To be helpful for grandfather clock and wall clock and mantel clock users and shoppers all across the globe. we are posting here some of the more Frequently Asked Questions for Mantle Clocks and Wall Clocks.  These lists were compiled by the technical support team at Howard Miller Clocks, and may apply to many other …

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Grandfather Clock Owners Manual

Behind the grandfather clock dial that shows time is the grandfather clock movement that keeps the hands telling time, as well as the grandfather clock chiming mechanism, and connected to that mechanism the weights and pendulum that drive the operation of the grandfather clock.  When doing anything new with a grandfather clock, whether moving the …

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How Much Are Grandfather Clocks

Grandfather clock shoppers and seasoned grandfather clocks and grandmother clocks shoppers alike may be confused by the dizzying array of choices presented to them by Retailer and on the Internet alike.  Prices for new grandfather clocks can range from $200 to over $20,000 dollars.  Clearly, not only is there a broad array of choices within …

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How Much is My Grandfather Clock Worth?

One of the most common inquiries we get at our stores selling grandfather clocks and other furniture and wall and mantel clocks, is what is the worth of my xyz grandfather clock.  Despite being one of the most common grandfather clock questions we get, it is a very difficult one to answer.  One of the …

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Mitchell Owens explores the beauty of painted floors, as seen in one of Manhattan’s grandest townhouses, currently on the market

With 125 East 70th Street, one of Manhattan’s grandest townhouses, going up for sale, Mitchell Owens explores the beauty of painted floors

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Clocks Index

Consumers of all industrial and personal use items have heard of and to some degree follow the Consumer Confidence Index.  People on Wall Street and Economists all look at the Index of Leading Economic Indicators.  Manufacturers and economists alike look at the Consumer Price Index, or CPI, as among other things as a  bellwether for …

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