Darwin Chambers
Archival Storage | Book, Painting, Film, and Photograph Preservation Near Me

Washington, DC

Archival Storage Washington, DC

Archival Storage in Washington, DC. When it comes to priceless, rare, and important objects, you can’t leave anything to chance. Darwin Chambers has been an industry leader in archival storage units in Washington, DC for more than 20 years. Our chambers and rooms have exceptional temperature control that guarantees your items will be protected. We offer impeccable and unrivaled accuracy, longevity, and customer service. Our archival storage walk-in rooms are tailored for each Washington, DC client’s individual needs, and our chambers all come with numerous available features and custom options too. For archival storage in Washington, DC, get in touch with us today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote.

Darwin Chambers’ Archival Storage Features | Washington, DC Archival Storage

We work for a variety of different types of companies, from insect rearing to pharmaceutical storage, and all of our units are made exactly for a client’s needs. In the matter of archival storage of priceless media and books, Darwin Chambers will get to understand your needs to find the perfect settings to preserve them. Our archival storage chambers and rooms are ideal for:

The standard is to preserve books, paper, and paintings 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 Washington, DC can be calibrated to temperature control between 0°C to 21°C (32°F to 70°F)with an accuracy within ±0.2ºC and humidity control to within ±1%. Humidification is uncommon for storing media, but we can add that humidification capabilities for unusual archival storage applications.

In addition to maintaining a stable environment and keeping the objects safe from mold, light, or water damage, our archival storage chambers and rooms in Washington, DC will keep your artifacts safe from fires, pollutants, or any other non-natural occurrences. All of our archival storage rooms and chambers abide by NFPA codes and standards, GSA regulations, and NARA Directive 1571.

Also, we install a personnel emergency alarm in every walk-in room, with a glow-in-the-dark antimicrobial pull cord that will trigger both an audible and visual alarm. We use LED lights that are much more energy efficient than fluorescent bulbs, so your document and film preservation will be as cost-effective as possible. Call Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 for archival storage chambers or rooms that will preserve your items as long as required.

Take a look at the links below to see the complete specifications and optional features of our archival storage in Washington, DC:

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Archival Storage in Washington, DC | Book, Film, Painting, and Photograph Preservation Near Washington
Archival Storage in Washington, DC | Book, Film, Painting, and Photograph Preservation Near Washington

Advantages to Choosing Darwin Chambers for Your Archival Storage in Washington, DC

Beyond our high quality products, Darwin Chambers offers top-notch customer service and numerous service options throughout the lifespan of your unit. Regardless of your company’s restraints or individual needs, we work with you to find a solution that works.

Rental Space

If you don’t have the room at your Washington, DC facility, we can store your books, paintings, photographs, or films for you. We have the space and environmental specifications that you need. We keep an eye on our chambers and walk-in rooms at all hours of the day to ensure they’re at the proper temperature and humidity, and our backup generators guarantee that your items will never be threatened by a power outage.

Financing and Leasing

We partner with Leaf Commercial Capital, one of the only financing companies that understand environmental rooms and chambers. Some great reasons to lease with a buy-out or finance are:

  • Easier 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 property

Quick Ship Program

We have pre-engineered rooms and chambers that we can get within 15 business days. We have a variety of pre-made archival storage units, and we will give you a full list of the ones that fit your needs. Once you place your order we’ll work on getting technicians to your Washington, DC site for the installation as soon as possible.

Other reasons to choose Darwin Chambers for your archival storage in Washington, DC are:


Archival Storage | Book, Painting, Film, and Photograph Preservation Near Me

In addition to archival storage, we also offer the following services in Washington, DC:

Washington, DC Archival Storage | Darwin Chambers

Darwin Chambers has been an industry leader in all environmental chambers for over 20 years in Washington, DC, across the United States, 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 properly certified and credentialed and can give you personalized solutions, 24/7. For dependable, efficient, and precise archival storage in Washington, DC with amazing customer service, call Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote.