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Appointments are not required for service drop off.
We are all caught up!  Estimated turn around is 2 weeks.
 If you have a question or need help troubleshooting an issue, please feel free to email one or both of our techs: 
Sarah (sarah@akseams.com) & Andrea (andrea@akseams.com). 



Bernina Service Department

At Seams Like Home Quilt Shoppe, we want your sewing, embroidery and serger machine to be in the best condition possible.
Our certified Bernina trained technicians are on-site to help you with your sewing machine needs.

Does your machine need to have it's yearly cleaning?
Or you are just sewing too much to not have it for a couple of weeks?

Going on vacation?!?
Here at Seams Like Home we have a solution for you!
Stop in or give us a call and we will be happy to place your machine on our wait list.
When your vacation time for arrives, just drop it off on the pre-determined date! 

Call the shoppe at 677-8790.

Monday-Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
closed Sunday 

 If you have a question or need help troubleshooting an issue, please feel free to email one or both of our techs:
Sarah (sarah@akseams.com) & Andrea (andrea@akseams.com). 


Seams Like Home Repair department services Bernina Sewing Machines, Bernina Embroidery Modules and Bernina Sergers.
If you purchased a Juki Sewing Machine or Serger from us, we will also be happy to do Servicing and Repairs for you. 


Please bring the following items:
Bobbin Case
Any accessory that is giving you issues.
A sewing sample to help show the problem.


Full Service (COA)*/Repair Charges:

Price:

Bernina 8 series Full Service: clean, oil and adjust            

$200.00

 

 

Bernina 4/5/7 Full Service: clean, oil and adjust
New 4/5/7 series machines (black jumbo bobbins)

$170.00

 

 

Bernina CB Hook System Full Service: clean, oil and adjust
215, 3 series, 440, 530, 550, 570, 630 (round hole bobbins)           

$140.00

 

 

Bernina Rotary Hook System Full Service: clean, oil and adjust
180, 185, 200, 435, 450, 560, 580, 640, 730 (oval hole bobbins)

$150.00

 

 

Bernina/Bernette Coverlocker & Combo Full Service: clean, oil and adjust                                                                     

$170.00

 

 

Bernina Air-Threaded Overlocker

Bernina Air-Threader Coverlocker

Bernette Full Service:
clean, oil and adjust                                                     

$150.00

$200.00

$140.00

 

 

Embroidery Module Full Service: clean, oil and adjust

$60.00


 

 

Labor rate per hour: for repairs & diagnostic services
(Labor will be charged on any Service where more than a COA is needed.) 

Estimate only-nonrefundable, but will be applied to repair service.

Rush Fee/24 hr service when available 

Full Service/COA includes cleaning, oiling and checking basic settings with minor adjustments. Please note that if the machine requires more than minor adjustments you will be charged the Labor rate beginning at 1/2 hr.

If your machine requires parts that are covered by your manufacturer warranty, you will only be charged for the labor required to complete the repairs, not the parts. 

Additional parts are not included in the full service pricing and will be charged accordingly.

$60.00/hr


$60.00

$60.00


Please be aware that our 30 day guarantee is void if a
repair where a Full Service was recommended by our technician was refused by the consumer.




Tips from the Tech!

  1. We do not recommend sewing over pins. You risk breaking a needle, which could fly in your face or cause a burr on the hook. If you have a broken needle, be sure to find and remove all broken pieces.
  2. Change your needle and oil the hook every 3-4 sewing hours. Do not use a dull or damaged needle.
  3. If your needle gets jammed in your fabric, disconnect the needle from the needle bar in order to remove the needle. Do not use the hand wheel to pry the needle out. It may cause your machine to go out of time or damage the hook of your machine.
  4. Please do not use canned air to clean out the hook area of your machine. Lint flies up and may damage the computer boards.
  5. Never use abrasives on the outer covers or touch screen. Any type of mild cleaning agent, such as 409, should be sprayed onto a cloth and then applied to clean covers. Never use acetone, mineral spirits or harsh chemicals.
  6. When you bring your machine in for service, please include your all-purpose foot, foot control and electrical cord. At check-in, please list any problems that you may be having with your machine.
  7. SURGE PROTECTORS ARE A MUST FOR ALL COMPUTER MACHINES! Recommended protection of at least 1000 joules.