Frequently Asked Questions
How much does sharpening cost? Do you sell scissors?
We get a lot of questions about our sharpening services and the products we sell. To keep it simple we’ve put together a list of frequently asked questions to help. Please get in touch if you need further information.
We are not a mobile sharpener; however, we do attend many of the the dog shows as a vendor in Alberta, and some in B.C. & Saskatchewan. We do all scissor and clipper blade sharpening onsite at the dog shows we attend.
Yes. We are located at:
24 Echo Avenue, Sturgeon County, Alberta, T8R 1P2
We offer a variety of sharpening services for industrial, groomers, and hairstylists so it depends on the type of scissor you need sharpened.
Here’s a basic list.
- German bevel scissors – $12
- cutter blade – $3
- large serrated knife – $12
- carbide saw blades 25-40 teeth – $15
Minimum orders of $150 from Western Canada (before taxes) will be shipped back free of charge
The minimum order for Eastern Canada is $200 to qualify for free shipping.
We have a long list!
clipper blades (ceramic)
food processor blades
ice auger blades
lawn mower blades
meat grinder blades
Here’s the service price list for more information.
Yes, thinners/chunkers can easily be sharpened.
Wipe scissors down with a soft cloth and apply a drop of scissor lubricant on both sides of the pivot point at the base of the blade of the scissor.
Scissors require sharpening when a noticeable lack of cutting performance occurs. Most times if hair is bending in the scissor it’s a good indicator it’s time to have your scissors sharpened.
That depends on how often you use them however some manufacturers recommend having your shears sharpened every three months.
Download the shipping form, print and fill it out. It will go into the package you send to us.
Scissor cases for your scissors are fine. Blades should be wrapped in bubble wrap or paper towel at the very least to ensure blades are protected. Also ensure package is secure and items inside do not move around. Pad the inside of package with either bubble wrap, paper towel or newspaper for added protection.
Once your order is received it will take between 1 – 3 business days to complete. We will immediately ship it back to you by Expedited Service with Canada Post.
Yes! We have drop boxes that we check twice a week in Edmonton and St. Albert. Make sure to download the order form to include in your package.
- Trident Wholesale Pet Supplies 10481 – 169 Street, Edmonton, AB
- Copper Hollow Enterprises 15922 – 121A Avenue, Edmonton, AB
- Bag ‘n Blok Agriblend 8702 – 98 Street Morinville, AB
All orders shipped back are shipped with a signature requirement for the safety of the customer.
Yes, we repair most dryers. Feel free to contact us at 780-916-6309 for a quote.