Whether you are relocating or buying things on eBay, you need to be sure that your items will get to their destination in one piece. It does not matter whether the items you are shipping
are valuable or fragile, you need to choose a company that will ensure your items arrive safely and on time.
There are a number of reasons why you need to use professionals. For starters, they have the necessary experience and expertise. In addition to packing and shipping simple things like your
household furniture, they also deal with chinaware, sculptures and even paintings. It is interesting to note that there are companies out there that also transport prototypes.
Another benefit of hiring professionals is that they help you save not only time and money but precious energy as well. Choose a company that has been in business for a significant amount of time, and is able to make the shipping arrangements easily. Consider over 15 years as your
benchmark for the number of years.
You do not want to waste a lot of time if you were to personally make transport arrangements. Think of how much energy you would spend tracking down blank newsprint, the proper size bubble wrap, Styrofoam, the proper size box and looking for packing materials.
If you are shipping large pieces of equipment, you need to consider shipping the equipment via freight. Look for a company that can pick up, pack and palletize your freight shipment. If it is
going to a business, check to make sure there is a loading dock at the receiving end. If your equipment is going to a residence, be sure to ask for both the residential delivery fee and the lift gate fee. In any case, make sure to have a current contact phone number for the receiver of the equipment.
If you are shipping equipment with a small load mover, ask about valuation coverage.
According to marketwatch.com: “Because moving is so costly – both in terms of the price paid to the moving company and the likelihood of lost or damages items – it’s particularly important for consumers to find affordable, but quality, moving company.”
This is to say that you should not settle the first company you come across. It is necessary to do your research before settling for a particular company. It is also important that you select
a company with a good reputation. Choose a company that has been in the equipment shipping business for a considerable period of time as it is likely to be experienced and stable.
If you are shipping your equipment in an international destination, be sure to ask about cubic meter shipping, as well as 20 foot and 40 foot containerized shipping.
If you are planning to move equipment and still have questions, do not hesitate to
contact pack n send in Houston. It does not matter whether the move is domestic or international; you need to be sure to find a company that will ensure that all your items arrive intact and on time.
For our international customers, we have listed below the countries that we can ship to on your behalf.
Libyan Arab Jamahiriy
Turks and Caicos Islands