Many people remember and capture moments in history by collecting and preserving special objects from the past and present. To some its a hobby, to others it's passion and often spend a lifetime collecting. We know these items are important to you and want to help you catalog and photograph them. Jewelry, coins and firearms are the most popular collections to archive and tend to be expensive to replace. Home owners insurance policy's will not always cover the full value of collections without proper authenticity, appraisals, documentation and photos/videos. Insurance company's prefer you insure a collection separately from the your home owners insurance policy so you receive maximum coverage. It is always a good idea to catalog your collections to ensure that if a fire, flood or theft occurs, you will receive the maximum payout your insurance policy allows so you can replace the damaged, destroyed or stolen property.
We can't express enough how import it is to document and photograph your Jewelry. Fire and theft of your home are the primary reasons for cataloging your jewelry collection. The fire is obvious, but image if someone breaks into your house while you are on vacation or simply out for the day. Thieves typically steal jewelry and then pawn it by nearby shops. Its very hard to verbally describe from memory what a single piece of jewelry looks like, let alone dozens of pieces. When the police ask you describe a piece and you respond "A yellow gold ring with a diamond or several diamonds", guess what, you've just described the most commonly owned ring worn by woman in America. With our report, you will have a complete inventory to reference what has be stolen. The police will be more likely to recover your jewelry if they have accurate descriptions and photographs. It takes all the guess work out. They will typically contact pawn shops and other jewelry stores whom buy and trade jewelry. This increases the chances of recovery for your jewelry.
Firearms are an important part of America's heritage. This is why so many have come to collect them. Whether they are antique or modern guns for hunting or target practice, we think it is important to catalog and photograph them. If theft occurs, you will have accurate descriptions, photographs and serial numbers for local authorities. This will improve the chances of recovery. If crime is committed with your stolen firearm, the authorities will have the information they need to identify the weapon and you will be off the hook.
Coins can be a lot of fun to collect and can become excessive. Collections can start from 10 coins and quickly multiply to the hundreds or thousands. Some coins can be worth a great deal while others can be interesting but only retain its face value. Silver and Gold coins seem to be the most sought out among collectors. Let Secured assets catalog and photograph your coin collection. Protect your collection from fire and theft, get piece of mind if either should occur.
Reasons to document and photograph your collections
Maybe you are very proud of your collection and like to show it off to other like minded collectors or interested persons. Not only can we provide you with a detailed report and photos of your collections, we can also create a photo slide show on DVD so you can easily show off your collection. Just pop the DVD in your player and easily view your collection right on your TV. Perhaps you would like a video archive of your collections. We will produce a professional video with your optional narration during the recording. Just like the slide show, the final product will be produced on DVD for your convenience.
Maybe you buy and sell collectibles, we can document and photograph your items for the purpose of reselling. We can provide an item number in the photos so your potential buyers can refer to the item without confusion if they are interested in a sale.
Examples of other collections
Swords, knives, stamps, action figures, toys, figurines, sports memorabilia, dolls, fine china, clocks, rugs, artwork, antiques, furniture, old jugs, mugs, hats, books, comic books, music collections (CD's and Vinyl) music memorabilia, musical instruments,etc...