There are many types of lamp repairs and lighting repairs. Some are very easy, like replacing a socket or a cord but even small repairs start looking like an easy fix but don’t always end up that way.
First you have to know what type of socket your replacing, do need to only replace the interior ? How about the insulator ? Is the cord easy to remove ? Is there felt on the bottom or a cord grip that needs to be removed ?
There are different types of wire spt1 and spt2 there is heat resistant. You also have many more choices as far as cord colors. We have off white, Dull Brass, Clear, Bronze and Dark bronze not just white, brown and black.
So the next time you go to turn you light on and nothing happens and you replace the bulb and it still does not light, unplug it and bring it to us the lighting experts since 1970. Most of the time if you need just to have the socket replaced we can replace it in about 10 minutes while you walk through our Beautiful Barn full of Custom, Reproduction and Restored antique Lighting. At $25 to replace your socket while you wait but also the piece of mind knowing it was done by an expert and done right.