The HF Group


Paper Conservation

 Treatment Options for Artworks and Documents on Paper or Vellum:

¨      Surface-cleaning to remove surface dirt

¨      Mending tears with Japanese paper and starch paste adhesive

¨      Removing tapes and adhesives

¨      Mold removal

¨      Lining fragile objects with Japanese paper

¨      Consolidation of cracked or flaking media

¨      Washing to remove acidity and soluble discoloration

¨      Stain reduction with local application of chemicals

¨      Alkalization / Deacidification

¨      Vellum and parchment documents surface-cleaned and flattened

¨      Encapsulation in polyester film

¨      Conservation framing, matting and UV glazing is available; original materials can often be reused

¨      Custom-designed housing available such as drop-spine boxes, four-flap enclosures, and albums

Telephone: 336-665-1317 or toll free 877-391-1317
FAX: 336-665-1319
Postal address: 7609 Business Park Drive, Greensboro, NC 27409