Quote Originally Posted by elekm
Don't store in the basement, unless you have a dry basement or a dehumidifier. And don't store them in the garage (there might be too much dampness).
Wise words, I learnt the hardway with my cellar :-)

Luckily it was only my collection of older cameras stored in the cellar, but I lost a Rolliecord model 1, a full Exacta SLR kit, Agifold etc etc, plus my slide collection, the damps worse when you least expect it, the summer, so mines now heated all year round.