Antiques are considered to be at least 100 years old. Vintage items are at least 50 years old. These items are the most treasured items to people. They have been handed down through the generations. Different types of antiques like pieces of furniture, books, glassware, etc. These items are fragile and need special consideration. Vintage items are the same examples but newer. We take the same consideration for crating for both. We want to ask How to Ship Antiques?
How to Ship Antiques
Shipping antiques you need to take care in how to package the antique for shipping. You want to evaluate the item/s that need to be crate. There are many ways to crate for shipping. You will need to evaluate the item to see the best way to crate. For example, you would crate a table differently than you would crate a couch. When we crate, we make sure the item is packaged correctly with the proper packing materials. Some of the different types of packaging materials we use are bubble wrap, Styrofoam and corner protectors. We have many other ideas when we see the item, and the best way to crate. When an item needs to be supported when moving we will use a shock pallet. This helps the item so it does not have excessive vibration that could damage antiques.
How to ship antiques when they are large and cannot fit in a normal box.
That is where crating comes into to play. Crating for larger items that you want to protect and keep safe during shipping. Larger items can include a large chest, dresser, and even a table. To many different things. We take the item and decide what is the best way to crate. When we crate you need to take many factors to play. How much does the item weigh? Is there damage or loose parts? Does any part need to be packaged separately? When we look at everything then the crating begins.
We have crated many different antiques and vintage items in the past. The different ways that we have crated our experience has helped change and evolved throughout the years. We want to make sure our crating antiques and vintage items are secure and safe in the crate.
How to ship antiques and delivery of antiques.
We are available to help move and relocate antique items in the Phoenix area. We have delivered many different items. Reaching out to collectors and companies that need to ship antiques and delivery of antique items. We are here to help. Moving of antiques you need to take special care properly handle the item. We have the experience and the knowledge of moving here at Industrial Crating Pack & Services.
How to Ship Antiques and vintage items takes special care and knowledge to build the crate for shipping. Knowing the proper materials and crating process helps secure your antique items that are special to the person that wants to ship to a different place. We have the knowledge and expertise to help you crate your antique or vintage item.
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