It’s a Simple Process!

Plus we offer a collection and drop off service

Just send us your tennis, badminton, squash and racketball rackets by post (see address) along with your choice of string.

Free on road parking availability (subject to availability)

We will restring your racket…arrange for you to pay (details sent via email) and then…we’ll send your freshly strung racket back to you. Simple!

We have loads of string options…AND, if you want to supply your own strings – that’s fine too – we are happy to string for you!

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Tennis Racket Stringing

Tennis rackets are delicate pieces of equipment that require special care and attention. When the strings on your racket start to wear out, it’s important to get them re-strung as soon as possible. Many tennis players mistakenly think that they can put off this task until later, but doing so can actually cause more damage to your racket. That’s why we offer professional racket stringing services here at our shop. We can have your racket back in top condition in no time!

1. What is racket stringing?

Racket stringing is the process of restringing a tennis racket using a specific set of strings. The most common type of string used in racket stringing is polyester. The type, gauge (thickness), and number of strings vary depending on the player’s preference. Racket stringing can be done by a professional or by the player themselves.

2. Why do I need racket stringing?

There are a few reasons why you might need your tennis racket stringing services. First, over time the strings will loosen and lose their tension. This decreases the power and accuracy of your shots. Second, as you use your racket, the strings will begin to wear down. This can cause the ball to bounce unpredictably and make it difficult to control. Third, if you frequently play in wet weather or outdoors, the salt and chlorine from the water can corrode your strings, shortening their lifespan. Finally, if your strings are old or damaged, they can actually cause you pain or discomfort when you play. If any of these issues apply to you, it’s time for a new stringing job!

3. How often should I get my racket strung?

Just as with anything else, how often you need your tennis racket stringing will depend on how often you use it. If you’re playing every day, we recommend getting it strung every 3-4 weeks. If you’re playing once a week, then every 6-8 weeks is fine. And if you’re only using it occasionally, then once a year or so should do the trick. No matter how often you get it done, make sure to bring your racket in for a stringing service at least once a year to keep it in good condition.

4. What type of string should I use?

The most common type of string used in tennis rackets is nylon. There are different varieties of nylon strings, each with their own benefits and drawbacks. Polyester strings are more durable but don’t offer the same level of playability as nylon strings. Natural gut strings are very elastic and have a high ball control, but they’re also the most expensive type of string and wear out quickly. There are also synthetic gut strings which offer a good blend of durability and playability. When it comes to deciding which type of string to use, it really depends on your own preferences and what you’re looking for in a string. Our professional stringer will be happy to help you choose the best string for your needs.

5. How to string a racket

If you’re looking to have your tennis racket restrung, it’s best to let a trained racket stringer like ourselves undertake it. We have the right tools and expertise to do the job properly. There are a few things you need to keep in mind when getting your racket strung. First, choose the right type of string for your playing style and preference. Second, make sure to get the correct tension for your racket. Too much or too little tension can negatively affect your game. Third, be sure to have your grip size measured so you can choose the right grip size for your racket. Last, decide if you want a solid or multifilament string type. We can help you with all aspects of this.

Tennis players put a lot of wear and tear on their rackets, which is why it’s important to have them regularly serviced by a professional racket stringing technician. We offer a wide variety of strings to choose from so you can find the perfect one for your game. We also offer a variety of services, so you can get your racket strung the way you want it.