When looking for a custom crater or a packing professional make sure to look for a company that builds crates and boxes to have an exact fit. Proper padding must be used to further protect your items. Many items such as lamps, painting and sculptures may not require a crate and can be boxed and shipped. Look for a company that will work closely with their customers to determine the safest and most economical way to ship items safely and efficiently. Make sure them company has asked for both the value and the dimensions of your items. These will help them in determining the most economical and safest way to ship you valuable.
Packing charges should vary depending on the size and number of items. For fragile items, the company you choose should use a combination of bubble wrap, peanuts, Styrofoam, and double boxing.
Can the company you choose crate and pack both in their warehouse as well as onsite at your location.
Common examples of items the company you choose should have experience packing are:
China, stemware, silver pieces, pc’s, servers, paintings, pictures with glass, sculptures, chandeliers, medical equipment, office equipment, antiques, stereos, windshields, tires, etc.