• Hi again,

    I had asked recently about materials to use in the refurbishment of a wood display case. I am needing to know where I may purchase the recommended materials:

    1. Barrier Foil
    2. PP004 Moistop
    3. Marvelseal 360
    4. Dacrylate, Selabond RJ119
    5. Cuprinol Enhance

  • Hi again,

    I had recently asked for advice on materials to use in refurbishing a display case. I am interested in finding out where I can purchase the following items that have been recommended for the refurbishment of a wood display case:

    1. Dacrylate, Selabond RJ119
    2. Curprinol Enhance
    3. Barrier foil
    4. PP004 -Moistop and Marvelseal 360


  • Faith started the topic Display case in the forum Display case 3 years ago

    I need advice, we have just taken down our current display, we are in the process of refurbishing the display case that was constructed in the 1940’s. I am interested in knowing the kinds of coverings that should be used such as fabrics, paints, carpets etc.

  • Faith started the topic Selling in the forum Selling 3 years ago

    I need to know the proper steps that need to be taken in order to sell objects that are no longer pertinent to the museum’s collection. Do I need to contact donor’s, the public? If so, what approach should be taken in order to avoid a negative response.  Also, what kind of sale is recommended for example auctions. Are there restrictions as to who…[Read more]

  • I wanted to know if anyone who uses Past Perfect (we have 4.0) do you have issues with the program.  Such as saving information to an external hard drive.

  • Thank you.



  • Faith started the topic Mold in the forum Mold 3 years, 3 months ago


    I have some items that have been isolated from the collection which may have mold on them. They are currently stored in a room separate from storage in plastic or plastic containers. I need to know what steps I can take to determine if mold is present. If  mold is present, then I need to know how to stabilize the…[Read more]

  • I work for a small county museum and the numbering system adopted 75 years ago is basically 1 2 3 4 on so forth. Issues I currently have with this system are: some of the collections have the same accession number differentiated by an  A or B ; and secondly the numbering system established 30+ years ago for archival material has not been used…[Read more]