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Michaels

1509 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852 301-881-8100

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Very good quality work at reasonable cost. Wide variety of frame, matting... - Apr 04, 2020

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American Art Make-A-Frame

11770 Parklawn Dr
Rockville, MD 20852 301-770-3633

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Excellent quality work at a great price. What's not to like! - Oct 09, 2018

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Frame Works

1044 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852 301-468-9500

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I was not pleased with my last framer. I had used them many times but I checked... - Jul 28, 2020

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Tri-Graphics Picture Framing

12115 Parklawn Dr #G
Rockville, MD 20852 301-770-3877

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Does excellent and creative framing and, unlike two other highly rated providers... - Nov 16, 2019

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A to Z Art & Framing

5610 Randolph Rd
Rockville, MD 20852 301-770-4888

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Great local business. We've had probably 15-20 items framed there over the... - Aug 22, 2016

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A C Moore Arts & Crafts

840 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852 301-881-5081

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Overpriced and very very slow. - Aug 21, 2016

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Picture Frame Factory

11913 Maple Ave
Rockville, MD 20852 301-231-7622

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Abbas is a superior framer, very knowledgeable and very nice too - Aug 18, 2010

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Frames By James

414 Hungerford Dr Ste 114
Rockville, MD 20850 301-762-1011

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James is a true craftsman and has handled fragile and valuable artworks for... - Jul 16, 2015

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Art & Frame Depot

14933 Shady Grove Rd
Rockville, MD 20850 301-738-3433

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They gave good advice on frames, glass, hanging, and mats and did a quality... - Apr 19, 2020

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Image Impact

4925 Wyaconda Rd
Rockville, MD 20852 301-984-8283

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They mount all of my photographs and do excellent work. - Sep 14, 2015

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