Advice & Consultancy

We are able to provide a range of advice and consultancy services:

Provision of condition reports, treatment proposals, estimates and final reports with supporting photographic records to archival standards when required.

Investigation and analysis of materials to establish the historical sequence of layers and the nature of previous treatments.

Assessment of objects prior to purchase and advice to potential collectors and buyers.

Detailed information, specification and documentation necessary for tender documents and insurance claims.

Advice on packing, carriage, reinstallation and hanging, future care, maintenance and appropriate environmental conditions.

Co-ordination of projects alongside a network of colleagues in associated trades and professions.

Our expertise is frequently called upon by historic houses and public and private collections.