PICTURE FRAMING SPECIALISTS
STANDARD OR CONSERVATION FRAMING
Helium offer a choice of Standard or Conservation framing. Standard Framing is a great option for those on a budget or framing low value items such as posters. Conservation framing uses specialised products which are UV resistant and acid free. This a good option if your artworks need extra protection from the damaging effects caused by light, humidity, acidity and humidity.
We have a wide variety of frames including imported and New Zealand made. The frames are either made of wood or aluminium.
We offer 4 types of glass:
Clear: This is the same sort of glass you have in your windows. It protects artwork from dust and scratches but not UV
Conservation Clear: has a UV protective coating which protects your art from the fading effects of light
Reflection Control: has a UV protective coating which protects your art from the fading effects of light, also has a milky film which means very low reflective qalities
Museum Glass: This is a premium quality product which has both UV protection and low reflection without milkyness. This glass is recommended for high value artwork of art work in high light conditions