Typewriter Repair Shops

Typewriter Repair Shops

The following is a list of known typewriter shops across the U.S.
Ideally we would like to find shops from all around the world, so if you know of good typewriter shops not on this list, let us know.
Also, let us know if any of these repair sites need to be updated.


Alabama

  • Baker Business Machines, 1212 14th St., Phenix City, AL 36867. 334-297-6657.

Alaska

  • Alaska Computer and Typewriter Service, 3403 Minnesota Drive, Anchorage, AK 99503.
  • Galen Rupe does typewriter repair at Valley Business Machines in the Mat-Su Valley
  • Valley Business Machines, 5825 E. Mayflower Court, Wasilla, AK 99654. Phone: 907-376-5077. Fax: 907-376-1187.

Arizona

  • Mesa Typewriter Exchange, 30 South Macdonald, Mesa, AZ 85210. Phone 480-964-3603. Proprietor: Bill Whal
  • Sasiadek’s Information Technologies, 4555 S Palo Verde Suite 131, Tucson, AZ 85714, 520-748-1240. Started in typewriter sales and service in 1957

 

California

  • Rick Butler, Butler Business Machines, 5914 Entrada Ave., Atascadero, CA 93422. 805-466-5000. Servicing manual typewriters since 1962.
  • Daza Typewriters, Bellflower, CA, 90706 / Long Beach, CA, 90805. Ph: 562-219-5340. Fax: 562-219-5819
  • Berkeley Typewriter and Clark Business Machines, 1823 University Ave., Berkeley, CA 94703. Phone 510-841-7100. Owners: Tom Wiard
  • California Typewriter Co., 2362 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley, CA. Phone 510-845-3780, fax 510-841-4357
  • Gordon’s Office Equipment, 2242 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704. Phone 510-843-3510.
  • Leon’s Office Equipment, 2632 Castro Valley Blvd., Castro Valley, CA 94546 (in the San Francisco Bay Area). Voice Phone: (510) 582-5389
  • U.S. Office Machine Co., 5722 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90042. 323-256-2111.
  • Star Office Machines, 11351 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025. (310) 477-6091 tel, (310) 479-6644 fax
  • Dave Hammond, Crawfords Business Equipment, 132 North “A” Street, Oxnard, CA 93030. Phone 805-486-6348.
  • Anderson Business Technology, 120 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA. (626) 793-2166
  • California Typewriter Repair, 299 Old County Road #14, San Carlos, CA 94070, (650) 594-0458.
  • Abbott’s Business Machines, 9235 Chesapeake Drive Suite F, San Diego, CA 92123. Phone 858-268-0435
  • Accutek, 2615 Murray Ridge Road, San Diego, CA 92123. Mike Edwards, 858-560-7605, 858-245-2021 cell
  • Machines, 3514 Adams Avenue, San Diego, CA 92116. Phone 619-282-6226. Owner: George Stojadinovic.
  • Martinelli’s Office Machines, 211 N. Maclay Ave., San Fernando, California 91340. Voice: 818-365-3119. Fax: 818-837-1085
  • Willi Kitz, E&M Office Machine, 670 Commercial Street, San Francisco, CA. (415) 392-8500
  • Chuck Rodgers Office Equipment Co., 1329 San Andres St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Phone (805) 962-3871.
  • Valley Office Machines, 530 E. Alvin Ave., Santa Maria, CA 93454, 805-925-6434 Voice, 805-928-3227 Fax. Owner: John Payne
  • Kim Cottom, 1920 North State Street, Ukiah, CA, 95482. 707-468-9848. A customer writes: “they are very helpful and seem to do a very good job.”
  • Vallejo Typewriter Co., 940 Tennessee St., Vallejo, CA 94590. Phone 707-644-5261, fax 707-644-0405. Owner: Charles Merchant
  • Business Machines Center, 21530 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91364 Phone: (818) 999-0500. Fax: (818) 999-0501
  • Wells Office Machines, 56609 Desert Gold Drive, Yucca Valley, CA 92284. 760-864-1339

Colorado

  • Arrow Office Equipment, 2418 30th Street, Boulder, CO 80301, 303-447-0500
  • Austin I. Gomes Typewriter Service (formerly Stahl Typewriter Company). 3170 South Humboldt Street, Englewood, CO 80110. 303-762-8057

 Connecticut

  • Benny DeFazio, 11 Seneca Road, Danbury, CT 06810. Phone 203-748-7429.
  • Whitlock’s Typewriter, 282 York St., New Haven, CT 06511. (203) 777-0157
  • Dave Morrill, American Typewriter, 112 Park Lane Rd., New Milford, CT 06776. 860-354-6903
  • Andrew Ivanyi, 82 Chestnut Hill Road, Norwalk, CT. Phone 203-849-0085. 45 years of experience repairing typewriters.
  • Carl Breiner, Office Products of Connecticut, 1760 Watertown Avenue, Waterbury, CT 06708, (203) 573-1651

Delaware

  • Accurate Office Machine Company, 804 W. Newport Pike, Wilmington, DE 19804, phone 302-994-2501, fax 302-998-9984

Florida

  • Action Business Equipment, 1346 Main St., Dunedin, FL 34698. Phone 727-733-8866.
  • Fort Walton Business Machines, 213 #2 Hollywood Blvd NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548. Phone (850) 243-2071
  • Jesse Manche, 706 NW 23rd Ave., Gainesville, FL 32609. Phone 352-378-4639
  • Bill & Marc Pridgen, McDavid Typewriter Service, 4304 Plymouth Street, Jacksonville, FL 32205, (904) 384-3461
  • Master Typewriter Service, Inc., Miami / Fort Lauderdale, FL. Ph.: 305-541-7578
  • Pan American Office Machines, Miami,FL. (305) 643-1313
  • Dick’s Typewriters and Business Machines, 2619 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg, FL 33713. Phone 727-321-6667
  • Frank Nugent, Vero Typewriter Sales And Service, 1445 SW US Hwy 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962. Phone: 772-567-5568

Georgia

  • Progressive Methods, 2734 East Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030. Phone 404-377-1848

Idaho

  • “Action Business Machine Repair, Inc. in Boise, Idaho closed our doors in December 2006. We tried to find referral companies for our customers, all we could come up with is an IBM repairman, Steve’s IBM at 208/724-8762. For supplies there are two companies Fishers 208/375-4410 and Boise Office Equipment 208/377-1666.”

Illinois

  • Metro East Office Machines, Inc., 1221 East Main Street, Belleville, IL 62220. Phone: 618-234-5628
  • Deacon Mike’s Typewriter Repair, 44 Ash St., Carpentersville, IL 60110. 847-650-4599
  • Independence Business Machines, Steve Kazmier, 1623 W. Montrose Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613, 773-248-5548
  • Wagner Office Machines, 251 S. Frontage Rd, Unit 28, Burr Ridge, IL 60527, Ph: 773-581-4111
  • Zehr Typewriter Service, phone 309-645-0132, serving central Illinois from Peoria.
  • Wholesale Business Machines, 2402 W. Jefferson, Springfield, IL 62702. Phone: (217) 787-6000 or (800) 552-8592

Indiana

  • Eric Woolf, 5426 Marilyn Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46226, 317-547-2715
  • Typewriter Service Center, 2512 Mishawaka Ave., South Bend, IN 46615. Phone 574-233-4325

Iowa

  • Barber Business Machines, 500 Central Avenue, Fort Dodge, IA 50501, 515 955-2400, 515 955-2404 fax
  • Iowa Business Machines, 1009 Decathalon Dr., Waterloo, IA 50704. 319-233-3276 or 1-800-545-3383.

Kansas

  • Nancy Gorman, Computype, Inc., 108 North 3rd St., Manhattan, KS 66502. 785 537-1075 telephone, 785 537-1808 fax.
  • EBS, 3021 Merriam Lane, Kansas City, KS 66106. 913-384-4646 or 800-816-6855
  • Western Typewriter Co., 121 SW 6th, Topeka, KS 66603

Kentucky

  • Kentucky Typer, 2041 Stonewood Lane, Lexington, KY. 859.264.7384. kytyper.com
  • Ed’s Office Machines, 1560 Clintonville Road, Winchester, KY. 859.221.3547. edsofficemachinesky.com

Maine

  • Tim Ouellette, Budget Business Machines, 251 Goddard Road, Lewiston, ME 04240-1001. Phone: (800) 924-4229

Maryland

  • Kensington Office Machines, 3827 Plyers Mill Road, Kensington, MD 20895, 301-946-0800. Fax: 301-946-0800

Massachusetts

  • Amherst Typewriter & Computer, 41 N. Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-253-7122
  • Cambridge Typewriter Company & AAA Business Machines, 102 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02474. 781-643-7010
  • Collins Office Systems, 1185 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476-4290. Phone: (781) 648-1323. Fax: (781) 648-1628
  • Typewriter Service Co., 9 Maple Ave., Leominster, MA 01453. Owner: Richard A. Curran 978-534-5008 or 508-791-4369
  • Gill Typewriter Co., 67 Summer St., Malden, MA 02148. (781) 322-8420.
  • Adams Imaging Systems, 15 Goldsmith Drive, Newburyport, MA 01950. 978-462-9206
  • Hunter’s Typewriter Shop, 283 Elm Street, West Springfield, MA 01089, phone 413-734-4941, fax 413-734-4941

Michigan

  • Garratt Office Machines, 946 Capital Avenue NE, Battle Creek, MI. (616) 968-9323
  • Noordy Business Equipment, 1501 Alpine Ave., N.W., Grand Rapids, MI 49504. Phone 616-459-4101, fax 616-459-4575
  • Office Furniture Outlet and Supplies at 1910 East Michigan Ave (517) 484-4420
  • Todd Winchek, Biz Tek, Inc. 3553 Fort Street, Wyandotte, MI 48192. 734-282-1800

Minnesota

  • Vb Enterprises, 113 N. State Street, Fairmont, MN 56031. Owner: Verlus Burkhart. Phone 507-238-4579
  • Vale Typewriter, 6319 Penn Ave., Richfield, MN 55423. 612-869-3664
  • Binsfelds Office Machines Service, Inc., 2539 County Road 74, St. Cloud, MN 56301

Mississippi

  • Triangle Office Machines, 413 4th. Ave. South, Columbus, MS 39701, 662-329-3640

Missouri

  • Hirlinger’s Business Products, 1900 N. Providence Rd., Columbia, MO 65202. Phone 573-874-1412
  • Marler Business Systems, 11396 Dorsett Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043, 314-770-2020
  • Martin Office Machine Co., 7338 Manchester Rd., St. Louis, MO. Phone 314-781-0919.
  • Sedalia Typewriter & Computer, 200 W 4th St, Sedalia, MO 65301. Phone: (660) 826-8181

Montana

  • C&J Office Machines Inc., 823 9th St. South, Great Falls, MT 59405. Phone 406-453-3229
  • The Typewriter Guy, 924 Columbia Ave., Whitefish, MT 59937. Home: 406-862-6111. Fax: 406-863-9444

New Hampshire

  • Mountain Valley Business Machines, 30 Main St., Conway, NH 03818, 603-447-2821
  • Steve Davis Office Machines, 636 South Main Street, PO Box 901, Wolfeboro, NH 03894. Telephone/fax: 603-569-2483

New Jersey

  • Samuel Trujillo, central New Jersey, phone 732-406-3477, pager 888-473-9643
  • Advanced Business Machines Co., 230 Randolph Road, Freehold, NJ 07728. Phone 732-431-1464
  • Rolf’s Office Machines in Madison, NJ 973-822-1243
  • Danford’s Office Supply, 476 Main St., Metuchen, NJ 08840; phone: (732) 549-6898
  • A-1 Typewriters, (973) 746-8476, 217 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042
  • Al Kren, 44 Bresnahan Road, Robbinsville, NJ (near Princeton). Phone 609-426-1022
  • Karl Business Machines 2562 Nottingham Way Trenton NJ 08619. Phone 609-890-1743
  • Prior & Nami Business Systems 1666 Hamilton Ave, Hamilton, New Jersey 08629   Phone: 609.584.5252

New Mexico

  • John Lewis Mechanical Antique Repair, 4805 Menaul N.E., Albuquerque, NM 87110. Phone: (505) 884-0600

New York

  • Mohawk Typewriter and Office Equipment, Inc. Rome, New York.  315.735.5201
  • Colonie Business Machines, 67 Exchange St., Albany, NY 12205. 518-482-7202
  • Williams Office Machines, 1 Lewis St., Binghamton, NY 13901. (607) 772-6113
  • Will Repair Service, Bob Will, Owner. 5117 Farmlane Road, Dunkirk, NY 14048. Phone: 716-366-1424
  • TTS Business Products, 325 Nassau Blvd., Garden City South, NY, 11530. Tel. 516-489-8300
  • Gramercy Typewriter Company, 174 5th Avenue, Suite 400, New York, NY 10010. 212-674-7700
  • Specialty Business Machines, 253 W 35th St. # 12A, New York, NY 10001. Phone 212-587-9600

North Carolina

  • Mid-State Business Machines, 2604 Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC 27705. Phone: 919-286-9371. Fax: 919-286-1134.

North Dakota

  • John Ham, F-M Typewriter Service, 1814 16th St. So., Fargo, ND 58103, 701-234-9684

Ohio

  • Royal Typewriter Co. of Cincinnati, 3042 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206. Ray Boh, phone 513-221-6319, fax 513-221-8448
  • Howard Office Equipment, 6948 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, OH. Phone (513) 793-2262
  • Johns Metcalf Hamilton Typewriter, 408 Main St., Hamilton, OH 45013. Phone 513-868-7979. Fax 513-863-3170.
  • Heimberger Office Machines, 664 E. Main St., Lancaster, OH 43130. 740-653-1458
  • Gebhart’s Office Machines, 611 Beer Road, Mansfield, OH 44906. Phone 419-529-6500
  • Your Typewriter And Computer, 28971 Lorain Rd., North Olmsted, OH 44070. (440) 734-4044
  • Accurate Business Machines, Sandusky, OH 44870. 419-625-6336
  • Upper Case Typewriter – The Laser Connection Inc., 418 Main Street, Toledo, OH 43605. 419-691-1991 & 419-691-3333

Oklahoma

  • Ron Borchmann, 4228 N W 22, Oklahoma City, OK 73107, (405) 496-1362

Oregon

  • Bill Skillman’s Typewriter Repair Service, 635 Oak Knoll Dr., Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: (800) 420-8975
  • The Typewriter Shop, 340 Alder Street, Junction City, OR 97448, (541) 998-3985
  • Able Office Machines, 2538 SE 36th Ave., Portland, OR 97202. Phone 503-236-0060
  • Ace Typewriter – 7433 N. Lombard, Portland, OR 97203. (503)286-2521
  • Bill Morrison Co., 12227 SE Stark, Portland, OR, 97266, 503-255-1617
  • Blue Moon Camera and Machine, 8417 North Lombard Street, Portland, OR 97203. Phone 503-978-0333

Pennsylvania

  • Allentown Business Machines, 25 South 8th St., Allentown, PA 18101. Contact Randy W. Horn, 610-435-2783
  • Typewriters Etc., 323 Linden Ave., Hellertown, PA 18055. 610-838-3099
  • Ed Visnofsky, Edwards Office Systems, 1504 Washington Avenue, Hyde, PA 16843. Telephone 814-765-8770
  • Jim Wenderoth, Keystone Typewriter Co., 1268 O’Connor Street, Johnstown, PA. Phone: 814-539-6077
  • Robert E. De Barth, 1337 North Broad Street, Lansdale, PA 19446. 215-855-6851.
  • Center City Business Systems, 2316 Brown Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130. 215-732-0566
  • Steck Typewriter Service, PO Box 52607, Philadelphia, PA 19115. Tel. 215-332-2033
  • Oakland Typewriter & Office Supply, 120 Meyran Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Phone: (412) 681-0990

South Carolina

  • American Business Machines, 1305 Laurel St., Columbia, SC, 803-765-1915
  • Don Gilbert Office Machine Depot, 4036 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, SC 29405, 843-747-6830

Tennessee

  • Freddie Smith, Modern Business Machines, 543 East Main Street, Jackson, TN 38301. 731-423-2788
  • Southern Business Systems, Memphis, TN. 901-368-0044, 1-800-365-8973, 901-332-6663 (fax).

Texas

  • A B E Systems, Inc., 200 East 24th Street, Bryan, TX. Tel. 409-779-0057
  • Hewlett Office Systems, 218 FM 2280, Cleburne, TX 76031. Phone 817-645-1571
  • Lavaca County Office Supply, 107 N. Main St., Hallettsville, TX 77964. Tel. 512-798-4364
  • Farmer Office Products, 3725 Reveille, Houston, TX 77087. Phone 713-645-5666
  • Hogland’s Office Equipment, 1602 Ave. Q, Lubbock, TX 79401. 806-763-9526
  • ECS, 507 East Frank, Lufkin, TX 75901. Phone 936-634-0732
  • Bryant’s Antique Players, 4819 Stallcup Dr., Mesquite, TX 75150. Phone 972-270-0135
  • Lodde Typewriter Company, 6728 San Pedro, San Antonio, TX 78216, (210) 824-0177

Vermont

  • Don O’Donnell, TECH-TYPE, P.O. Box 242, William Lyford Road, Marshfield, VT 05658. Phone 802-426-3623

Virginia

  • Charlottesville Office Machine Co., corner of 10th and West Main Streets, Charlottesville, VA, (434)296-7419
  • MrTypeRite, Harrisonburg, VA (Shenandoah Valley). 540-574-0643, or toll free 1-866-236-8967.

Washington

  • Direct Copier Service, 126 East Champion Street, Bellingham, WA 98225. Phone (360) 738-8211
  • Bremerton Office Machine Co., 245 Fourth Street #502, Bremerton, WA 98337. Phone (360) 373-6330
  • Burke’s Office Equipment, 801 East Main, Puyallup, WA 98372. 253-845-4775.
  • Hartman Office Equipment, 3956 150th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052. 425-869-7441
  • Washington Business Equipment, 3935 Stone Way North, Seattle, WA 98103, 206-284-7800
  • Abacus Office Machines, 2928 N. Nevada, Spokane, WA 99207. (509) 484-2222

West Virginia

  • Remco Sales & Service., 721 Washington St, Charleston WV 25302.  Phone (304) 342-0183