Restoration terms and conditions

  1. RECEIPT. JUNKED Restoration acknowledges receiving from Owner or Owner's agent the objects described on the front of the invoice. Owner requests JUNKED Restoration services as outlined in the works proposal on the invoice.
  2. DEPOSIT. It is JUNKED Restoration policy that before any work is to commence, the deposit of 50% from the TOTAL indicated on the front of the invoice, is to be made. The balance will be due upon completion of conservation/restoration work.
  3. RESTORATION. a) JUNKED Restoration will undertake the restoration to exacting standards as specified in the proposed works listed on the works proposal on the invoice/quote.
  4. b) Owner and JUNKED Restoration understand and acknowledge the inherent risks and sensitive nature of the work involved in vintage and antique restoration. Whilst JUNKED Restoration will endeavour to carry out works to the there upmost standard, the success, effectiveness, or results of any restoration service cannot be guaranteed. Because of the uniqueness of the object and restoration services under consideration, no work on the object can be undertaken unless the Owner understands and agrees to release and hold harmless JUNKED Restoration for any loss or damage except that caused by gross negligence. c) Owner agrees that, at its sole discretion, JUNKED Restoration may halt or modify the restoration set out in the Proposal. In the event that JUNKED Restoration, at its sole discretion, determines that a modified treatment will require more time or incur extra costs, JUNKED Restoration will provide the Owner with a new invoice/works proposal. JUNKED Restoration will answer any questions Owner may have concerning the new proposal.
  5. RELEASE. a) Unless otherwise agreed to in writing, Owner shall be responsible for all costs of shipping the object to and from JUNKED Restoration. All risks of loss, damage and/or injury to the object in connection therewith shall be borne solely by the Owner. b) If the shipping is done by JUNKED Restoration’s truck, Owner will bear no liability for damage occurred during shipping. c) JUNKED Restoration will not release the object to Owner until the payment in full is received.
  6. DOCUMENTATION OF RESTORATION. Owner agrees to in writing, by signing the invoice, that JUNKED Restoration owns and may use and publish, at its own discretion, all photographs, drawings, video, and written documents made in the performance of the restoration services for scientific, educational, commercial and any other purpose, without any further consent of the Owner.
  7. STATEMENT PERTAINING TO VALUE. Any statements or opinions, written or oral, given by JUNKED Restoration having a bearing upon age, value, style, authenticity or authority, market value, etc. of the Object are made solely for the purpose of explaining treatment and may not be used or relied upon for any other purposes whatsoever. We recommend that such statement(s) be obtained from a licensed appraiser for any use other that described in this paragraph.
  8. PAYMENTS. a) It is a policy of JUNKED Restoration that a deposit of 50% from the total on the invoice be made prior to start of restoration work. b) No work will be done until such deposit is received and cleared through a financial institution, if applicable. c) The balance is due upon completion of restoration work. d) After the restoration/conservation work is completed and the Owner is notified of such completion, the Owner must pick-up the Object within 10 days, or make pick-up/delivery arrangements. e) In the event that Owner does not pick-up the item or does not make such arrangements, JUNKED Restoration has a right to:
  9. i) take legal actions against the Owner. ii) charge reasonable storage fees on a daily basis, beginning 30 days after the notification was made. iii) sell the Object at any price to recover the moneys owed to JUNKED Restoration by the owner. 8. AGREEMENT This agreement contains the entire understanding between the parties with respect to restoration/conservation services and supersedes all prior agreements, either oral or written.