Gather your materials. To restring a guitar, you will need a new set of strings, a pair of wire cutters, and a guitar tuner. Make sure you have all of these materials before you begin.
Remove the old strings. Start by loosening the old strings until they are slack. Then, use the wire cutters to cut the strings near the bridge. Be careful not to damage the bridge or the guitar body when cutting the strings.
Install the new strings. Take one of the new strings and thread it through the hole in the bridge. Then, wind it around the tuning peg and pull it tight. Repeat this process for the rest of the strings, making sure to put the strings in the correct order and winding them in the correct direction.
Tune the guitar. Once all of the strings are installed, use the guitar tuner to tune the guitar. Start with the low E string and work your way up, tuning each string to the correct pitch.
Stretch the strings. Once the guitar is in tune, use your fingers to gently stretch each string. This will help the strings settle into place and stay in tune.
By following these steps, you can easily restring your guitar and get it ready to play. Remember to take your time and be careful, as improper stringing can cause damage to your guitar.