Patek Philippe Geneve Kerns

Jewelry & Watch Services

Jewelry Repair, watch repair, jewelry cleaning and restoration

Your jewelry collection is precious on so many levels. It represents gifts of personal milestones, family treasures passed down, and those ‘just because’ items you’ve bought to treat yourself. Our watch and jewelry experts at Kerns work with pride to keep your fine jewelry and timepieces in the best possible condition, as if it were our very own.

JEWELRY CLEANING

Stop in for a quick safety check and cleaning of your jewelry items. Deep cleaning, polishing and refinishing services are also available through our Jewelry Repair department.

FINE JEWELRY REPAIR

Ring sizing, prong repair, new jewelry clasps, bracelet resizing, soldering and so much more are all accomplished in-house. Discover how our master jewelers give your treasures a sparkling new life.

JEWELRY RESTORATION

Our talented bench jewelers are expert at restoring heavily worn or damaged items. We provide detailed estimates and options for preserving your treasures before work is performed, so you know what to expect.

RESTRINGING & ENGRAVING APPRAISAL SERVICES

Pearl and bead restringing—a rare skill today is expertly done for you at Kerns. Browse through Kerns extensive array of clasps, bead spacers and enhancers to give your necklace or bracelet a fresh new look. Personalization can be done on items you purchased at Kerns. Inscribe a special message inside a ring, on the back of a watch, or personalize a pair of cufflinks or a money clip.

CUSTOM JEWELRY DESIGN

Start with an idea of your own or turn an outdated or worn item into a fabulous new piece of jewelry. CAD (computer-aided design), wax carving and table sketch services available.

WATCH REPAIR

Repair, overhaul, maintenance, and more. Kerns has an on-site watchmaker to service many of the world’s finest timepieces. Watch battery replacement, gasket service, polishing, and regulation are available on most watch brands.

AUTHORIZED WATCHMAKER AND SERVICE CENTER

Kerns has Rolex and Patek Philippe trained watchmakers onsite. In addition to servicing the brands we sell, we are authorized to service a variety of other brands including but not limited to Rado, Tag Heuer, and Omega.

WATCH STRAP AND BRACELET REPLACEMENT

Replacement straps and bracelets are available for many brands. Customized straps in a variety of leathers and fabrics for that perfect look!

VINTAGE WATCH RESTORATION

Repair, refinishing and restoration are available for most watches. From a new crystal to handmade parts, bring in your timepiece for an estimate and consultation.

APPRAISAL SERVICES

Insurance replacement, estate, fair-market value, liquidation, as well as equitable distribution appraisals are available at Kerns.


BUYING AND SELLING WATCHES

We buy watches of many brands and eras. Kerns offers generous trade-ins and, in some cases, consignment services as well.

(650) 348-7557 214 LORTON AVENUE, BURLINGAME, CALIFORNIA 94010