About Us

GAPS, LLC is a private conservation consultant service based in North Carolina. We serve a variety of local and international clients who are responsible for the preservation of cultural heritage.

Services

We offer a variety of services including consultations, workshops, condition assessments, treatment, and field conservation. 

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Contact Us

Contact us for any of your collections or preservation needs. 

Thanks for your insights and for working with me. Your much needed consultation has helped me out a lot...
— GAPS Client
I want to thank you and your students for the invaluable assistance you have given us in the identification and treatment of work in the...art collection needing restorative attention. Your work and collaboration with the gallery preparator and our gallery assistants, has helped improve the condition of the collection. I hope everyone...is aware of the incredible value you bring to all conservation needs here...and how needed your skills and expertise are.
— ECU Partner
You have a remarkable way of dealing with difficult or entrenched students.
— ECU Student
...think you did a wonderful and very thorough job....Thank you so much for such an outstanding assessment!
— CAP Client
This is my 25th assessment and your professional approach and assessment compares with the best of the assessors. Your report ranks with the best I have seen. Enjoyed working with you.
— Program Assessor
For many who remembered it from before [treatment], utter amazement at the transformation. You ladies did a great job.
— Historical Interpreter
70% of institutions need additional training for their staff and volunteers that are involved with conservation/preservation activities.
— A Public Trust at Risk: The Heritage Health Index Report on the State of Americas Collections 2005 Heritage Preservation, Inc
Being able to turn to you for answers and advice is a blessing.
— GAPS Client
65% of collecting institutions report damage to their collections due to improper storage.
— A Public Trust at Risk: The Heritage Health Index Report on the State of Americas Collections 2005 Heritage Preservation, Inc.
You have put your heart and soul into this project and we value all of your energy enthusiasm and dedication!!!
— Community Organization