Archival Storage Vancouver, BC Archival Storage in Vancouver, BC. You can't take any chances on quality when it comes to preserving invaluable, rare, or important items. Darwin Chambers has been an innovative designer, manufacturer, and installer of archival storage rooms and chambers in Vancouver, BC for over 20 years. Our units have outstanding temperature control that ensures your items will be preserved. We offer exemplary and unequaled precision, longevity, and customer care. Our archival storage walk-in rooms are tailored for each Vancouver, BC client's unique needs, and our chambers all come with many optional features and custom options as well. For archival storage in Vancouver, BC, get in touch with us today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote. Darwin Chambers' Archival Storage Features | Vancouver, BC Archival Storage We design and manufacture walk-in rooms and environmental chambers for a variety of different industries, from insect rearing to pharmaceutical storage, and all of our units are made precisely for a customer's needs. In the matter of archival storage of invaluable media and books, Darwin Chambers will work with you to find the perfect settings to preserve them. Our archival storage chambers and rooms are perfect for: Rare books and other paper documents: Books react strongly to temperature and humidity changes, and should be maintained at consistent temperatures within the appropriate range. Sunlight, dust, insects, and other natural elements can all damage old books. Humidity of more than 35%RH can result in mold growth on paper. Archival storage with Darwin Chambers will ensure your books remain in great condition. Photographs: Photographs must also be maintained at consistent temperatures and will deteriorate if exposed to outside pollutants. While there are paper and plastic cases that may protect photographs from mold and sunlight, both have their disadvantages. Paintings: Both wood and canvas paintings crack or bend in reaction to temperature or humidity changes. Light and dust can also affect the paint. Films and microfiche: Films are disposed to a sort of decay referred to as "vinegar syndrome" if preserved inadequately. The Image Permanence Institute advises storing certain kind of film at freezing or near-freezing temperatures, which which makes Darwin Chambers's versatile line of archival storage units the perfect fit for your film storing needs. Generally, books, paper, and paintings are stored at 10°C (50°F), 30% RH, while film, photographs, and microfilm are kept at 1.7°C (35°F), 35% RH. Even so, our archival storage in Vancouver, BC are capable of phenomenal temperature control anywhere from 0°C to 21°C (32°F to 70°F)with a precision within ±0.2ºC and humidity control to within ±1%. Most media do not need humidification to be appropriately preserved, but we can tack on that humidification systems for unusual archival storage applications. Besides keeping a steady temperature and keeping the objects free of mold, light, or water damage, our archival storage chambers in Vancouver, BC will keep your artifacts safe from fires, pollutants, or any other non-natural occurrences. Each one our archival storage rooms and chambers comply with NFPA codes and standards, GSA regulations, and NARA Directive 1571. Additionally, we install a personnel emergency alarm in every walk-in room, complete with a glow-in-the-dark antimicrobial pull cord that will set off both an audible and visual alarm. All of our units have LED lights that use much less energy than fluorescent bulbs, so your archival storage system will also be great for your bottom line. Contact Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 to guarantee that your books, paintings, photographs, or films in Vancouver, BC are preserved as long as you need them to be. Check out the following links to see the full spec list and optional features of our archival storage in Vancouver, BC: Archival Storage Rooms Downloads Download Brochure Archival Storage Chambers AR030: Single Door Chamber AR055: Two Door Chamber Advantages to Darwin Chambers's Archival Storage in Vancouver, BC Besides our high quality products, Darwin Chambers offers various services to our Vancouver, BC archival storage clients that help set us apart from other providers. No matter your company's restraints or individual requirements, we will find the best archival storage options for you. Rental Space If you lack the room at your Vancouver, BC facility, we can store your items for you. We'll provide the space and environmental specifications that you need using the state-of-the-art archival storage chambers located centrally in our St. Louis, Missouri headquarters. We observe our chambers and walk-in rooms around the clock to verify they're at the correct temperature and humidity, and our backup generators guarantee that your books, paintings, photographs, or films will never be endangered by a power outage. Rental Options Financing and Leasing We work with Leaf Commercial Capital to help clients get the archival storage system they need regardless of their budget. The benefits of leasing with a buy-out or financing are: Simpler budgeting Minimal upfront costs Maintain working capital and existing credit lines You can purchase multiple units at once Section 179 of the IRS Code permits you to deduct the full cost of new equipment Need Financing? Quick Ship Program We have pre-engineered systems that we guarantee you will receive within 15 business days. You give us the dimensions you need and we will give you a list of our closest options. After you place your order, we'll consult with our Walk-In Manager to get the room or chamber installed at your Vancouver, BC site as soon as possible. Need Archival Storage Fast? Other benefits of choosing Darwin Chambers for your archival storage in Vancouver, BC are: Preventive Maintenance to help protect your archival storage chamber or room and give you peace of mind. Calibration to verify our archival storage systems meet the specifications you need them to. Validation and Qualification, complete with documented records that the design, manufacture, and installation of your archival storage unit are up to the standards you need them to be. Service Plans for when you need your unit repaired, or need any of the previously mentioned services. Virtual Touchscreens to ensure ease of use and sufficient logging of data. "Future Proof" Systems so your unit will still adhere to codes and regulations that haven't been implemented yet. Optional Antimicrobial Handles to prevent the spread of damaging contaminants. In addition to archival storage, we also offer the following services in Vancouver, BC: Reach-In Stability RefrigeratorsInsect IncubatorsEnvironmental Chamber ManufacturersMicrobiological IncubatorConcrete Curing Box Vancouver, BC Archival Storage | Darwin Chambers Darwin Chambers serves our clients in a variety of industries in Vancouver, BC, nationwide, and around the globe. All of our archival storage units are made specifically for individual clients and their needs. All of our staff and technicians are aptly certified and credentialed and can give you personalized troubleshooting, 24/7. For an archival storage company in Vancouver, BC that gets great results and treats its customers the right way, call Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote.