You want to make sure coins are secured in a locked container as to prevent potential loss of coins from a collection. The fastened container should still also be placed in a storage box.
The Earth’s natural weather patterns play havoc on stamps, and storing them in a weather controlled environment is one’s best bet. Collectible stamps weather best when they’re mounted on archival paper, protected by acid-free albums and stored away from light sources.
Utilizing a storage unit to hold onto a card collection is a very safe bet for these easily damaged items. Store vertically in a sleeved three-ringed binder. Make sure the folders are also situated vertically within cardboard boxes.
The classic collectible item, many classic comic books have made their way too many a collection. Though as is the case with baseball cards, this is another item that is quite susceptible to the surrounding environment. Protect your investment by backing each issue with acid-free cardboard and slipping it into a polypropylene or mylar bag. Use hard-shell cases for valuable first editions, and store them in lidded plastic boxes. Keep your collection off the unit floor on shelving or wood pallets.
We also recommend protecting everything against water just in case.
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