Do Paintings Need Climate-Controlled Storage in Seattle?

climate controlled storageBoth contemporary and legacy paintings are valuable investments for artists, collectors, museums, and other art professionals who need climate-controlled storage in Seattle catered to their unique needs. Paintings and other fine artwork need climate-controlled storage to preserve the integrity of the artwork through weather and humidity changes.

Art Work Fine Art Services has served as the trusted logistics partner to some of America’s most highly-regarded museums, galleries, collectors, and artists for nearly 30 years. We have intimate insight into the concerns of art professionals in Seattle and across the Pacific Northwest.

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Concerns of Seattle Storage Services For Art Professionals

Seattle is famous for its unique topography and weather. The environment is imbued with beauty which inspires artists across the United States. However, the conditions are unkind to fine artwork like paintings, meaning a consistent partner in art storage is a crucial thing for art professionals to have. 

As art logistics experts, we often encounter many professionals with distinctive needs. Art professionals may need to store large collections or singular pieces and are looking for the highest quality of service which meets their budgeting needs. Art Work Fine Art Services offers services for every unique project, whether there is one piece or hundreds.

Professionals debating between short-term and long-term storage options can rely on artwork to create the ideal storage solution for them. Art Work Fine Art Services can partner with collectors and museums, whether pieces need to be stored temporarily before being shipped to its next display or are set to be stored long term.

“We tend to encounter clients that are worried about the size of their piece, especially if it is particularly large or small,” says Art Work Fine Art Services Collections Manager Nathan Inwood. “We treat all pieces with a level of care and attention to detail so that our clients know that no aspect of the storage process, no matter how minuscule, goes unnoticed.”


Whether paintings are framed or on a rolled canvas, we understand the best storage method to meet your unique needs. With over 40,000 square feet of space, we can comfortably accommodate small paintings, sculptures or entire collections.

Why Art Work FAS is the Best Climate-Controlled Storage in Seattle for Fine Art

Art Work Fine Art Services is a trusted partner of some of the largest and most prestigious museums in the Pacific Northwest. Our clientele ranges from individual artists and collectors to gallerists, museumists, and curators. We create bespoke solutions for paintings, sculptures, installations, artifacts, and more.

Regardless of the materials, the experts at Art Work Fine Art Services have trained at some of the top programs in the country, ensuring intimate knowledge of materials and techniques.

Specialized Knowledge From Our Experts in Fine Art Installation

We specialize in expert and custom solutions for fine art handling, domestic and international shipping, warehousing, and preservation of artwork. 

Our team is made up of passionate experts in many mediums, including design, painting, printmaking, carpentry, photography, and sculpture. Art Work FAS offers services in Portland and Seattle, in addition to California’s Bay Area and Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, New York City, and across the Rocky Mountains.  To request an estimate or find out more about our fine art storage services, contact us or complete the form below.