With preservation the ambient conditions of the artifacts are optimized to minimize the process of deterioration .
Much of the damage inflicted on books and paper documents are a result of inadequate storage and climate conditions. Preservation is taking steps to prevent conservation becoming a necessity and may entail folder and box storage solutions, object supporting, appropriate framing and display solutions, climate and light levels control.
We are happy to assist you
in identifying and solving problems concerning climate and storage conditions
assess damages in your item or collection and compile a report with recommendations
in giving emergency help in case of an unforseen incident to prevent bad becoming worse.
A cool, relatively dry clean, and most of all stable environment
Minimal exposure to all kinds of light; no exposure to direct or intense light
Distance from radiators and vents
Regular dusting and housekeeping
Shelving books of similar size together, so that the face of the covers are maximally supported by the neighbours on each side
Keeping upright shelved books straight and not leaning (storing books lying flat is also good)
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