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The WATCH lab

The WATCH lab
Address: The WATCH Lab
20 Eastgate Street
Postcode: CH1 1LE
Telephone: 01244 316316
Watch Repairs: Yes


The WATCH Lab is a specialist retail watch repair company, unique in its marketplace by offering ‘quality 

watch repairs’ and restorations to all watches, of any age. Established for 8 years, this website is an e-commerce arm of a ‘bricks-and-mortar’ business and is not internet based. Considered the UK’s market leader in an unregulated business sector, The WATCH Lab delivers consistently high standards of workmanship, set by their in-house team of experienced Watchmakers and Technicians. The company has a first-rate postal repair service and trades from branches in Liverpool, Leeds, Preston, Stoke-On-Trent, Chester, Manchester Arndale and Nottingham’s Victoria Centre. The WATCH Lab understands that convenience, technical excellence, speed, professionalism and great customer service are essential requirements for their business.

Watch Repair Services include:

Installing new watch batteries?Only the highest quality Swiss batteries are fitted.

Watch reseals?Thorough watch case cleaning and use of silicone or fombalin grease where appropriate to protect the movement, prevent water ingress and delay servicing intervals.

Testing for Water Resistance?Pressure or vacuum testing of watches to establish levels of water resistance.

Service, cleaning and overhaul?Strip servicing, cleaning, replacing or repairing watch movement component parts.

Movement Repair work?Skilled repairing of watch component parts. Manufacture of New Components?Making of new parts, conversion of Mechanical to Quartz?Changing a wind-up or automatic watch into a battery powered timepiece.

Bracelet/ watch band and Case Repair works?Repairs to steel or gold bracelets and cases.

Dial Restores?Hand restoring of the watch dial to restore it close to its original condition when new.

Valet?Hand and machine cleaning and polishing of the bracelet and case to give your watch the ‘wow-factor’.