We're moving some rubber stamps (mostly Stampin' Up, a few other brands)
out of a house that's being sold, and the relative who has inherited the
stamps is concerned about where we plan to store them.
The weather here is currently around 110-115F (43-46C) and the house is
cooled by an evaporative cooler. The next couple of weeks the humidity
will be fairly high (the "monsoon season"), so the cooler will have
little effect and it will probably be about that temperature inside the
This relative thinks the stamps will be as good as garbage if stored in
this heat. Surely they use much higher temperatures to manufacture the
What do people who live in similar climates -- say, Phoenix -- do to
protect their stamps from the heat?
- posted 15 years ago