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$50 for $100 Worth of Lighting, Clocks, and Repair Services
Customers can revive a blown lamp with a new lamp socket ($20), bring in a prized lamp for rewiring ($30), or treat a wall or mantel clock to a cleaning and oiling ($125). An enormous selection of lampshades begins at $9.95.
Avon Clock & Lighting
For 40 years, customers have flocked to Avon Clock & Lighting to acquire ticking and radiating accouterments for their homes, snatching up timepieces and fixtures from renowned manufacturers such as Seiko Clocks, Hinkley Lighting, and Hanover Lantern. The sprawling showroom brims with a shimmering trove of table lamps and chandeliers. Kitchen clocks calmly rotate their hands around a perfectly round face, and grandfather clocks chime stories of walking 3 miles uphill in the snow to get repaired by one of Avon's knowledgeable employees. Each of Avon Clock & Lighting's products comes with a one-year guarantee, and the accommodating staff offers free home consultations.
144 Simsbury Rd.
Avon, Connecticut 06001