Some of the services we offer.

  • Endpaper Replacement The hinges can be easily broken and torn, so that the board(s) are no longer attached to the text block. The endpapers can be replaced and the text block re-attached to the covers. This is often done in conjunction with other repairs.
     
  • Rebacking - repairing broken and disconnected spines. Repairing the original cover, adding a new spine piece, replacing the endpapers, and then reattaching the pages into the repaired cover and spine.
     
  • Recasing Completely replaces the original cover with all new materials: new end papers are attached to the textblock, and the textblock is reattached into the original cover.
     
  • Rebinding piecing the textblock together (sewing the signatures) and recasing.
     
  • Resewing - sewing where the original sewing has come loose.
     
  • Torn Pages - A special acid free adhesive is applied to repair and disguise the tears in a page.
     
  • Slipcases custom-made cases from a variety of materials, will protect your book from dust and sun damage. Often requested for books in 2 volume set, or larger format soft cover books.
     
  • Clam-Shell Boxes custom-made boxes for valuable, frail and fragile items.