Here is a link to a great set of articles on basic piano care.
Piano Care & Maintenance
The article is aimed at newcomers to the piano but there will also be one or two gems for the seasoned player as well.
There are lots of tips and useful information covering the following topics.
- Cleaning Your Piano
- Caring for Your Piano Keys
- Piano Tuning
- Detecting and Preventing Piano Damage
- Consult a Professional Piano Technician
To most the piano is a huge piece of furnature that at first seems to be strong and almost indestructable. This is far from the truth, your piano needs a lot of care and regular maintainence both on the outside and on the inside. This article will guide you through all that you need to know coving such topics as,
Cleaning the outside of the piano.
How to take care of the keys.
Getting the piano in tune and keeping it that way.
How to prevent further damage.
Deciding the best time to call in a professional.
If you don’t follow the advice in this article the beware…. your piano could end up looking like this!