Rod's Sharpening Service
A sharp knife makes cooking fun!
 Contact us at 571-379-6452 or at



7924 Longmeadow Drive, Frederick, MD 21701


Please call 571-379-6452 today for an appointment!


WE SHARPEN THE FOLLOWING ITEMS (and more, just ask!): 

Cooking knives
Beauty salon shears*  
Garden tools
Serrated knives
Personal grooming tools
Hunting knives
Straight razors
Pocket knives
Household scissors
Utility knives
Fabric scissors
Axes and adzes
Carpet shears



EVERY SUNDAY--Olney Farmer's and Artist's Market, 2801 Olney Sandy Spring Road, Olney, MD 20830, 9:00 to 1:00, May 13 through November 5 (except May 20, July 22, August 12, Sept. 30). 

FIRST TUESDAY OF THE MONTH--Pikesville Farmer's Market, Pomona Square, 1700 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD 21208, 2:00 to 6:00 July 3, August 7, and September 4.
August 12, 2018 ONLY: Common Market, 5728 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21701, 11:00 to 5:00. We will offer a $1.00 discount to Common Market co-op members.

QUILTING SHOPS--Find us on these special dates:
April 18, July 18, and October 17, 2018--Capital Quilts, 15926 Luanne Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 (convenient to Shady Grove Road exit off of I-270). 12:30 to 1:30 onsite or drop off by the day before (see drop-off instructions below)

May 14, 2018--The Quilter's Studio, 9600 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22031. 10:00 to 11:00 onsite or drop off by the day before (see drop-off instructions below)

Drop-off instructionsAll items MUST be packaged or wrapped securely in a dish or bath towel, pillowcase, padded envelope, or box (no plastic bags). Attach or include your name, address, and telephone number, and include payment.


All knives: $7.00 per blade

All scissors except beauty-salon or pet-grooming shears: $7.00

Beauty-salon or pet-grooming shears (scissors): $25.00

Straight razors: $20.00

Most garden tools: $7.00 (machetes or double-bladed items may be extra)

Pricing for work done in your home or business (40-mile radius): Same as above, but $140.00 minimum applies.

Beauty salons,* restaurants, caterers, cooking schools, and other groups—If you have a large order, please call us. We may be able to come to you.

Host a Sharpening Party!  Gather your friends and family! We will sharpen their items and do yours for free! 

Drop off and pick up at our workshopThis is a private residence, so please call for an appointment. Most work done while you wait.

All other times by appointment—call 571-379-6452 

*Ask to see our National Shear Sharpener’s Guild certificate.

All work: Satisfaction guaranteed or your money back. 

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Our clients include the following:

  • Capital Quilts
  • The Quilters Studio
  • Curran Fabrics
  • Catoctin Vet Clinic
  • Supercuts
  • Cynthia's Salon
  • Salon Cielo
  • Radiance Salon
  • Diversified Labs
  • Hairport Salon
  • Windsor of Old Town Salon
  • Dawson's Market
  • Salon Simone
  • Michel Rene
  • Danisa's Wholesale Flowers
  • Pretty Pets
  • Old Mill Veterinary Hospital and Boarding Kennel
  • Gloria's Coiffure
  • Purrfect Groomers
  • Hair Garage
  • Hair Razors
  • Hair Expressions
  • Studio Allure
  • St. Andrews Lutheran Church
  • In10nse BBQ
  • Falcon Ridge Farm
  • Brunswick Eagles
  • Glade Valley Beauty Shop
  • Sky Lights Styling Salon
  • Platinum Stitch Tailors
  • Floyd's 99 Barbershop
  • The Sweet Farm
  • Clustered Spires Pastry Shop
  • Eat a Little Something
  • Dalat Deli
  • River House Pizza
  • Your Chef's Table