Monthly Archives: January 2020

Framing Antique maps

Antique maps, as with other antique paper items, requires proper conservation framing to ensure longevity and protection of your antique map.  Unless trained to correctly frame a map, some framers use tape, glues or other adhesives to mount the map.  Many have even glue/tissue mounted the map to backing not realizing doing so would devalue Read the full article…

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Why Buying a Diploma Frame from the College or University is a Racket

  You have heard of credit card scams…Banking scams…Even scams from robocalls.  But, have you heard of diploma frame scams? Diploma frame scams can be found at your nearest college or university college store.  Why are they referred as scams?  Because colleges and universities charge a boat load of money for a minimal quality frame.  Read the full article…

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