Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Preserve Books and Records Using Mobile Shelving

Huge libraries like the Boston Public Library keep and display millions of books in their shelves. With this large number, it’s not surprising to find some books that have been long damaged to such an extent that they can no longer be used. Library custodians tend to dispose them to give way for newer and more relevant volumes.

However, there are many other factors that influence custodians’ decision to dispose of books. Besides the damage, it could also be that the library is simply running out of efficient space to store all the literature in. Space issues, ultimately, can be attributed to poor space management.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Advantages of Boltless Shelving

Growth is always a great thing for companies. After all, with expansion comes more clients, and, of course, greater revenues.
As an enterprise grows, though, so does their storage needs, not just in terms of filing space for company documents, but also room to load and stock product inventories. Fortunately, an affordable and effective solution comes in the form of boltless shelving. What are the advantages of using this storage option?

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Museum Shelving: Preserving Relics for Their History and Sentiments

As in any other museum, the Saratoga’s artifacts need to be carefully preserved with the right storage and display practices. Any museum—land or ship-based—must have proper museum shelving that can keep relics well-protected from the elements, as well as from forces that could result in damages. Proper storage allows pieces of history to stay in good condition despite gradual wear-and-tear. To achieve this, not only does the museum storage facility need to have as little exposure to the elements as possible; the use of highly protective museum storage containers is also a must. Some of the things to guard museum products against are temperature fluctuations, humidity, damage, pests, and air pollution. Fortunately, seasoned providers like the Olpin Group have an array of storage solutions for the preservation of artifacts and articles.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Mobile and Boltless Shelving in Los Angeles Preserve Books and Records

Mobile shelving features movable shelves that can be huddled together when there is no immediate need for their contents. This increases the number of storage units a room can accommodate. Boltless racks, on the other hand, can be stacked as high as needed, increasing storage space. Libraries and work spaces looking to optimize space can also take advantage of quality modular millwork to create a more flexible working environment. By making room articles adjustable in case of a major facelift, any facility can effectively respond to changes and circumstances. Space planning experts from companies like the Olpin Group can design a system that will optimize available space while leaving options for possible expansions.