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Posts Tagged ‘earthquake’

Poor Handling of Antiques May Result in Loss of Value

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

rainbow-babe-copy

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A Major Imminent Earthquake in California Is Predicted To Happen In The Next Two Weeks!

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Earthquakes also mean fires

Earthquakes also mean fires

Neil Cavuto thinks that an expert can predict an earthquake, for the first time, and in the article link at the end of this article, he lays out the reasons.

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A Japanese Earthquake/Tsunami Message: Some items are more important than others for your “Grab n’ Go Kit”

Thursday, March 17th, 2011
Your most important photos

Your most important photos should be included in your "grab n' go kit"

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Japanese Earthquake Experience Unveils Essential Info To Help Prepare For One In Your Area – 7 Essential Tips

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Badly rattled but the collectibles inside could be saved.

Badly rattled but the collectibles inside could be saved.

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Don’t Prepare to Save and Protect Collectibles from an Earthquake? Wake up TIM!

Saturday, February 26th, 2011
This can be avoided

This can be avoided

Here’s a comment from a reader who expresses a common misconception that could really hurt you in the end:

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Collectibles, Heirlooms, and Preserving Memories

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

 

This lovely alabaster sculpture is a treasured heirloom from the owner’s mother. It was originally bought in the 1920’s in Florence, Italy and was passed down from mother to daughter.  Sadly, due to poor packing and inept storage, the center section broke into several pieces.  This greatly distressed the owner, as this heirloom was very precious to her.

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From the Rubble of Haitian Earthquake: Art Salvage

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

haitian-muralAt the annual meeting of the American Institute for Conservation I met up with Susan Blakney, painting conservator freshly returned from Haiti as part of a delegation to determine the size of the task of saving and salvaging art. Her efforts were part of the AIC-CERT program.

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Earthquake in China – Prepare Your Home and Workplace- 4 Tips

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

The reports from China about the massive earthquake once again remind us of the every increasing activity that puts our homes and businesses at risk. You realize, of course, that with an earthquake you also have broken pipes, water damage and mold. For those of you NOT in earthquake country, think again! A hurricane or tornado rattles and shakes you up in the same way.

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Another Major Earthquake in Chile – A Disaster Preparedness Lesson 7 tips to help you

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Again in Chile on March 11th. a 7.2 earthquake is truly a nightmare experience for those unfortunate people. Once more, we are reminded about the awful effect and cost of human life, livelihoods and resources that are a result of an earthquake.

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Hanging nail gives away – $25,000.00 painting ripped.

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

Look at this rip! Want to see some magic?!


This rip, on the left, was kind-a ugly: It ripped when the nail gave way and it fell off the wall… and got uglier when the fibers frayed.

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