Miter Biter Frame Co. is a Massachusetts based custom framing establishment located in the heart of downtown Melrose . We Have been in the business of Custom Picture Framing for almost 50 years! We also offer custom printing and Interesting gift items. Miter Biter has been family owned and operated since its roots in the 1970's . The Halligan family has been steadfast contributors to many local charitable organizations. We believe community comes first and work hard to support ours in whatever way we can. We strive to offer great quality framing, unbeatable customer service , And a selection of great framing options to suit all your project needs. Come Visit us and experience what its like to have your art be handled by a family of professionals!
Jim opened Miter Biter in 1973. What started as a hobby quickly turned into a passionate career of making frames and selling beautiful art! He is well known in the community as being a dedicated and kind contributor to many Melrose causes. Jim has an amazing sense of humor and it comes across in all his endeavors, whether making frames or chatting with customers.
Dan Started working with his father back in the 90's His comedic wit keeps everyone here on our toes and his charm with the customers knows no bounds! He will always greet you with a big smile and can converse on any topic. (especially his favorite recipes!) Dan really enjoys customer relations and will jump at the chance to serve all customer needs in a funny and laid back way.
Faith began working with her father and brother back in the 90's. Her dedication to the business is incredible as well as her ability to make sure things run like clockwork! She is your go to lady for sports trivia! Faith will be glad to help you figure out exactly what you need and will do so in a direct and intelligent way! She has over 20 years of experience in the industry and it shows!
Miter Biter's resident artist, Amanda has been with the company for almost a decade. (but has been framing for longer.) She is responsible for running the printing studio, project design and handling some of the more extreme projects we take in. She is an ambitious employee who always jumps at the chance to take on new responsibility and is especially thorough with customers and their needs.
We understand that custom framing can seem overwhelming. There are so many options to choose from and everyone's tastes and budget are different. Don't be afraid! Framing can be fun for everyone involved! Just remember to keep an open mind, and trust that we want your art to be just as beautiful as you do. It's a collaborative effort on all parts and our family is trained to help you find the perfect frame for your home and budget! No two customers are the same and neither are their projects.