The temperature is set to 68 degrees Fahrenheit and the humidity is set at 40% with internal conditions monitored around the clock to ensure they remain constant.
The key to controlled storage is to eliminate the fluctuations in temperature and humidity that can have a negative impact on documents that must be kept beyond a standard 7 to 10 year retention period.
Archival documents are generally mission critical corporate documents with very long term or permanent retention requirements and may also have considerable historic value.
Climate controlled storage vaults are a key component in ensuring the records, documents, media, artwork, etc. will maintain their value and functionality for hundreds of years.