Sharpening Service from Bristol to Gloucester, across South Gloucestershire and beyond areas.

Established in 2015 Q-Sharpening provides sharpening and repairing services for professional and domestic knives, hairdressing, dog grooming or dressmaking scissors and shears, wood working tools, saws, mower blades, hand gardening tools and more.

Due to the need of protection of our customers and self-protection against the spread of the Corona virus Q-Sharpening continue to provide sharpening services with the following changes:

On-site visits – we cancel our on-site sharpening service unit it’s safe to resume visits to the customers premises.

Cash payments – we do not accept cash payments – all payments have to be made online or over the phone. You can pay/place the online order after your tools have been sharpened.  

Free Return post – we cancel the return post charge for all orders by Royal mail or courier for orders over £30.

Safe Drop-off/pick-up area – we continue to accept your cutting tools by appointment at our workshop with some extra measures. There is designated safe area in front of our door where you can leave your tools for sharpening – unwrap them from the any packaging and leave the tools in the red toolbox provided. Please leave a note with your name and phone number and number of tools left for sharpening. The lid is opened – please do not close it. Your tools will be disinfected with isopropyl alcohol before entering our workshop and after sharpening. The toolbox is disinfected with isopropyl alcohol before and after every use.

What we do is to adjust precisely the desired sharpening angle according to the steel quality and your needs. We are using best quality professional sharpening machines with water cooled grinding and top quality polishing materials. We do not only sharpening your blades – we are servicing your cutting tools.

On-site sharpening and collection service

Please call us 07492 037037 or place your order online and we will come to sharpen your tools.
Free visit for a minimum spend of £20 or a fuel fee of £5 will apply. Free collection and delivery for Thornbury and close surroundings with no minimum spend required.

Post Service – One day turnaround

Send your tools/instruments for sharpening by postal service of your choice to:
Q-Sharpening
15 Campion close
Thornbury
BS35 1UF

Knifes, scissors and other sharp objects are allowed in the mail, with restrictions and packaging guidelines below:
– Wrap heavy cardboard around sharp edges and points, strong enough to ensure that the contents do not pierce the outer packaging. Tape or put a rubber band around the scissors tip.
– Wrap each item with cushioning material.
– Place in a suitable outer container such as a padded envelope.
– The sender’s name and return address must be clearly visible on the outer packaging.

Return mail – small parcel up to 2 kg. We will return the sharpened tools to you with a service of your choice:
Royal Mail Signed For® 1st Class – includes the option of a signature on delivery and provides up to £50 inclusive compensation – £6.50 or if you need higher insurance use
Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed® – signature on delivery and inclusive compensation up to £750 and SMS & Email Notification (please provide phone and e-mail) – £11.00.

Bring your tools to us

Please call or text 07492037037 to arrange the sharpening of your blunt tools. You can contact us here and on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/QSharpeningService