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Conservation Basics

A full assortment of non-Artcare, traditional conservation quality boards, ideal for projects where standard conservation protection and an attractive value price point is desired

· 100% Acid Free
· Buffered
· Lignin-Free
· 100% Conservation Quality
· pH of 8.5
· Bleed and Fade Resistant
· 64 surface colours
· 4 double thick options
· 6 100% cotton options
· 6 black core reference
· 34 40x60 options
· 6 solid core options

New Conservation Basics Solid Core

TRADITIONAL Conservation Board Qualities

•100% virgin alpha cellulose fiber
•pH 8.5
•Fade and Bleed resistant


New Museum Basics

TRADITIONAL Museum Board Qualities

•100% virgin cotton rag fiber
•pH 8.5
•Fade and Bleed resistant



Bainbridge Foamboards

Bainbridge brings customers a vast selection of foamboards for every framing need—from advanced archival boards to heat-activated specialty boards. Many feature the patented Artcare™ technology that neutralizes harmful gases and protects art well into the future.

We stock Acid-free, black and regular foamboard in various sizes.


Bainbridge NOVACORE™ is a solid, bright white core matboard, suitable for standard, non-conservation framing

  • White Core - Specially formulated, pure bright white core to provide decorative bevels with neutral colour contrast,

  • Acid Free - Buffered acid-free core and backing.

  • Novacore offers a superior choice in colour range, with specially selected colours, suitable for today's current trends.