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The Best Way To Ship Dining Room Chairs

Posted on Mar 01, 2017

When it comes to furniture shipping, figuring out how to ship dining room chairs can pose a bit of a challenge. Their shape, material, and size make them vulnerable to damage and extreme environmental conditions. Ensure your chairs arrive in pristine condition by following these best practices.

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8 Costly Freight Shipping Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on Aug 10, 2016

Even experienced shippers routinely shoot themselves in the foot by making small errors, so whether you're well-versed at freight shipping or trying it for the first time, stay on top of every step by learning how to avoid these common mistakes.

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3 Mistakes to Avoid when Shipping a Xerox Machine

Posted on Jun 24, 2016

Although large and heavy, copy machines and printers are delicate instruments that can easily be damaged if they are not properly prepared for shipment, or if the wrong type of carrier is selected.

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How To Ship An Exercise Bicycle

Posted on Jun 22, 2016

A stationary exercise bike is not the easiest item to pack up and ship. However, decades in the shipping industry have given us enough experience shipping awkward, heavy items to pass on a few tips to help you get the job done right.

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What To Consider When Shipping Free Weights

Posted on Jun 20, 2016

Heavy by nature and sometimes awkward in shape, free weights might seem tricky to ship, but we have some tips, tricks and ideas to help you with the heavy lifting.

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How To Ship An Office Conference Table

Posted on Jun 15, 2016

Shipping your office conference table is not an easy task for most movers—it’s big, heavy, and often surprisingly fragile. However, if you’re relocating your office, you don’t want to leave your expensive table behind. Learn how to ship a large table while protecting your office furniture investment.

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Best Practices For Shipping An Assembled Desk

Posted on Jun 10, 2016

While it may be big and bulky, shipping your assembled desk is not necessarily the daunting task you think it is. Learn how to prep your desk and select the right shipping company for the job.

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How To Ship Camping Gear

Posted on Jun 08, 2016

Camping enthusiasts love to camp away from home. When they travel long distances across the U.S. for a camping excursion, the big question is: What is the best way to get gear to the campsite?

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How To Ship A Surfboard

Posted on Jun 06, 2016

Although surfboards are light in weight, they are rather difficult to ship, since they are extremely large and irregularly shaped. To prevent your surfboard shipping damage, follow these steps.

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The Difference In Shipping A Couch-Bed vs. A Couch

Posted on May 30, 2016

If you’ve never had to pack up and move your couch or couch-bed, or even if you have, you may be wondering what’s the best way to prep your couch for the trip. Let’s take a look at the right and the wrong way to get your couch ready for shipping.

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