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Double your picture framing dollars with matted picture frames

We have noticed that many of our picture framing Customers are thrifty, frugal and quite astute. When coming to our factory to buy photo frames and picture frames, they often also ask us how can they same money.  In not so many words, they seem to want more bang for their bucks, or more picture frames for what they want to spend.  This is why we would like to divulge a relatively unknown, and somewhat underused, shopping strategy , and that is to buy matted frames; instead of normal frames. A matted frame is a photo frame, or a picture frame, that has a window mat inside its frame. Common matted photo fames comprise matted certificate frames, matted photo frames and matted poster frames.  Below is an example of an 11"X14” matted certificate  frame  with an 8"x10"...