Photographs of the damaged areas will be required by any restoration company you choose to hire. A lot of restorers require this documents to give an estimate.
If you're thinking of filing a claim, please get in touch with your insurance provider.
Andrei tells us, "Most people want estimates prior to bringing in painting. I request photos of the back and front of the artwork as well as its measurements.
The billing for me is based on the task. The cost will be determined by the work hours and difficulty.
"I also need the name of the artist. Sometimes contractors want to bring in a painting that they've damaged while painting in an apartment.
They might not wish to inform their owner. This could be both a legal and ethical problem.