McAuliffe Jewellers

McAuliffe Jewellers

McAuliffe Jewellers: 177 King Edward Street, Dunedin OTA 9012, New Zealand

Our Services

Clock Repairs:

Clock repairs are a speciality. We service all types including grandfather, mantle chiming and quartz. A pickup and delivery service is available. We offer a 2 year warranty on major servicing work.

Watch Repairs

We specialise in quality watch repairs, servicing all local brands at competitive prices. Batteries for most local quartz watches are in stock. We take pride in the skill of our highly trained watchmakers, who regularly work on both cutting edge and vintage timepieces.

Despite advances in technology, modern watches still require upkeep, battery and capacitor replacement, rubber gaskets, watch band replacement, glasses, winders, the list goes on. Be assured that the utmost care will be taken with your precious timepiece. Visit us today for a new battery, free repair estimate or, better yet, a brilliant new timepiece for your collection.

Repairs:

If you have broken or damaged and are looking for a repair service, we can help. full range of professional repair services that make it easy for you to once again experience the pleasure of wearing your precious

- Restorations
- Repair
- Cleaning and Polishing
- Alterations
Our repair service is competitively priced while maintaining the utmost quality of craftsmanship. This has enabled us to build a reputation for quality and value. Whatever your repair, rest assured we can help. We invite you to visit our store for an obligation-free quote.

Restoration, Remodelling and Remakes:

Jewellery has been used, not only for adornment, but to commemorate life’s milestones for centuries. Whether worn daily or just for special occasions, whether a gift, a personal purchase or an heirloom, will, over time, wear and require the attentions of a skilled - You may choose to have that heirloom restored to its former glory – we can help.
- You may choose to have that dated or unwanted item remodelled or remade. We can help. We use your existing gemstones to create a completely new setting, to create a design of your choosing. For example, we can remodel a ring into a brooch, pendant or earrings.
We can source replacements for missing or lost gemstones or match a gemstone for and size. We will also re-cut or polish an existing stone. To discuss your contact us and make an appointment. We treat all items left with us with extreme care and all items are fully covered by our insurance whilst in our care.

Care & Cleaning

Proper care and handling of your can help it maintain its beauty and sparkle for years to come. We recommend an annual inspection to promote early detection of wear and tear, which may assist in avoiding gem loss, clasp failure, etc.

All should be treasured and worn with care as an adornment. Avoid contact with household cleaners or chemicals, chlorine, bleach, salt and chlorinated water, perfumes, and cosmetics. Do not wear when showering or cleaning, and never wear to bed or while participating in sport, as this may cause kinking, snagging or breakage.

Even diamonds, although durable, may chip if impacted. Pearls should be restrung once a year. Store separately, to avoid tangling and knocking together, and use a roll when travelling. We offer specialist cleaning products for use at home, with advice on which gems and are suitable for these products, or we suggest a soft toothbrush and a mild detergent.

Valuations

We offer a written valuation service. Valuations are very important should you lose or have your precious jewellery items stolen. Valuations give excellent detail such as carat gold, stone size(s), quality of gems, and weights of pieces. They also give insurance companies proof of ownership.