Comic Book Pressing and Cleaning.

Avery Comic pressing, LLC. is owned and operated by Joshua Avery. Avery Comic pressing LLC is fully insured by collectibles insurance services. Josh is a CGC, CBCS dealer, and a CBCS facilitator.

Results That Matter.


Pressing: can remove mirror flaws or defects such as dents, bends, rippling due to moisture, non-color break stress. Spine rolls. Pressing uses heat, pressure, and humidification when it is beneficial to the book to remove these issues.

Cleaning: Removes dirt, grime, and some surface staining. Foxing, ink, or water stains can not be cleaned. 

Highest Quality Pressing

Josh Avery uses only the best tools and techniques to press and/or clean your comic book.

Discount On Grading Services

Josh Avery works with the industry leading CGC and CBCS to offer a discount to his customers.

Inspection. Repair. Grade.

Josh Avery will inspect your comic books and let you know if pressing or cleaning is possible and worth it. Josh will bring back your comic book to its glory without using any restoration. After your services are finished you can have Josh send your comic book to a 3rd party grading company.

Comic Services


The complete book is pressed more than one time if needed. Books with signatures can also be pressed.


Dry cleaning removes dirt, grime, and some surface staining. Foxing, ink, or water stains can not be cleaned. Spot tacking is done when needed.

Grading Submissions

Josh can send out your comic book to get graded by CGC, CBCS, or any other location you choose.


Customer Feedback

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Happy Customers

    5 star review  There's a lot of people out there who think they know about pressing and cleaning high end comic books, but none have more experience or talent than Josh Avery. I've had books pressed by others in the past, but Josh now does all my books. When I had him crack a few slabs to press and resubmit a few books, he consistently delivered improved grades for me on those books that had been previously pressed by a less talent pressmen. He's also fantastic to do business with, let's you know up front if there will be any issues pressing or cleaning a particular book, and offers sound advice based on years of experience.

    Michael Russell

    5 star review  I have used Avery Pressing for pressings, cleanings and signatures. I have never had a better experience with anyone else. He's extremely professional, respectful and quick to answer any questions. I'll never use any other pressing service again!

    Ray Engstrom


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