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Museum Framing TRULY Supports the Military!

Located in Alexandria, Virginia (outside Washington, D.C.) with  close proximity to several military bases, the Pentagon and other military facilities, Museum Framing has built a strong client base with the military. We take all framing we do seriously and are proud to give our military the best we can deliver, because they in turn give Read the full article…

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Has the custom framing industry changed?

Being in the framing business for nearly 25 years, I can truly say the industry has changed.  Currently, it appears that framing shops compete for business, as ducks compete for bread when tossed in the water. Today, many frame shops will do almost any trick to get that bone.  We have seen the sales: 10% Read the full article…

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Museum Framing is Offering Superb Framing Ideas For the Holidays

Museum Framing has some great framing ideas for any budgets, but assured of fine 100% Museum Grade framing.  Some of the ideas include ready made frames, easel back frames and diploma frames complete with the highest quality framing, matting and UV glass. We firmly believe that one can offer to preserve family heirlooms and sentimental Read the full article…

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Why it is Important to Properly Frame Your Diploma

When it comes to framing, few people properly frame the most important thing in their professional life, their college diploma.  As a matter of fact, a lot of people overpay when they buy the off-the-shelf frame at the college book store because it was quick, yet expensive…for the quality they received. One would figure if Read the full article…

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A framer should get to know you personally to deliver the best results

Being an extrovert makes it easier for me to work with people with their framing projects.  The reason being that I get to know their tastes and design preferences which makes it easier to show them the frame examples closer to what they have in mind. Frame shops overwhelm the person with a huge wall Read the full article…

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Museum Framing is here to serve!

Founder and Owner of Museum Framing, Rick has 30 Years Experience in Preservation and Framing.  We have.Excellent Indoor Parking but call ahead!  Call 703-299-0100    

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Acid free mats vs. Museum Grade mats

100% Cotton RagWe have all heard the term “acid free” regarding the quality of mat boards used in framing. This term is used frequently in framing circles when it refers to the quality of mats to protect his/her artwork. These mats are supposed to protect artwork, diplomas, and other items of importance when being framed. Read the full article…

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