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Great Tips on How to Ship Sunglasses

The sunglasses have become an integral part of our wardrobe, especially during summer.  Besides making us look cool, it also protects our eyes from the harmful UV and other rays that the sun gives out. Sunglasses also make great presents. They are small enough to be mailed without much hassle and spending too much.  Here…

July 14, 2011
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How to Ship Pottery Ware

Pottery has become a very gratifying hobby for many people.  For most pottery enthusiasts, the hobby is an enjoyable release of self-expression. Seeing a lowly mound of clay transform into a beautiful work of art that they made with their very own hands is truly gratifying. The rustic appeal of pottery ware also makes the…

July 7, 2011
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How to ship lighting fixtures

Lighting fixtures such as table lamps, sconces, small chandeliers, pendant light, etc., are easy to ship as long as you know the proper procedures in packing them for safe shipping. Here are practical tips on how to properly pack and ship lighting fixtures and ensure that they arrive intact and in good working condition. Remove…

June 28, 2011
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How to Ship a Crystal Vase

Just like any other glass item, crystal vases are fragile not to mention expensive. If not handled properly, these intricately cut wonders can get scratches, cracks, or worse, shatter into pieces. The following are simple and easy-to-follow tips on how to properly pack and ship a crystal vase so that it doesn’t arrive in its…

June 28, 2011
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How To Pack and Ship Salt Lamps

Salt lamps are large crystal rocks that have been hollowed out to allow room for a light bulb or tiny candle. The light glows through the medium of the salt crystal, which can range in color from a dark salmon pink to pale orange.

June 16, 2011
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How to Ship Glass Tree Ornaments

Glass ornaments add special brilliance and sparkle to a tree during Christmastime. Antique and heirloom glass ornaments can be very expensive.  Thus, they must be properly packed and handled when being shipped. The following simple tips on how to properly pack and ship glass tree ornaments will help ensure that they will arrive at their…

June 3, 2011
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How to Pack and Ship Valuable Glass Items

Nobody ever wants to receive shattered pieces of valuable glass figurines. Here are some tips on how to pack and ship valuable glass items to ensure that they arrive safely and in perfect condition! Wrap each glass item in at least three layers of bubble wrap. Secure with tape but use sparingly as too much…

May 30, 2011
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Simple Tips on How To Ship Stemware

Stemware, such as wine glasses, Champagne flutes, martini glasses, and goblets, can be bothersome to ship.  They are fragile and can break easily.  Below are some simple tips on how to pack stemware properly so that these precious crystal and glass arrive safely in its new destination. Start by acquiring the proper packing container for…

May 20, 2011
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How to Ship a Set of Dishes

Whether you are moving out and taking your set of dishes with you or sending them as gifts, there is a proper way to pack your set of dishes to ensure that they arrive safely and with nary a scratch. Here are practical tips on how to properly pack and ship a set of dishes….

May 12, 2011
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How to ship CDs via mail

CDs are fragile items that could easily get scratched or broken if not properly handled.  Shipping CDs can be a nightmare but if done the right way, you can be assured that they will arrive pristine and in perfect condition.  Here are simple tips on how to ship CDs through the mail safely. Do not…

April 27, 2011
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How to ship medicines that require refrigeration

Shipping refrigerated medications are easy as long as you know the right way to do it.  It is best to ship medications that need to be stored in cold temperatures via special Express delivery to ensure its freshness. You can package the medicines yourself by using thermal packaging materials, such as gel packs, which will…

April 18, 2011
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How to Properly Pack and Ship Antiques

Valuable antiques must be handled with care when being shipped. They must be properly packed to avoid damages during transport.  Here are some practical tips on how to properly pack and ship antiques to ensure that they will arrive unscathed, damage-free, and ready for display in its new home. Prepare boxes that are bigger than…

February 24, 2011
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How to Ship Framed Items

Framed objects usually have glass on them.  Thus, special procedures must be followed when packing a framed object for shipping. Here are valuable tips on how to properly pack and ship framed items. Before packing a framed artwork, mirror or photograph, put two strips of masking tape over the glass in an X shape. The…

February 24, 2011
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How to Ship China

China and another crockery can be very expensive. Some can also have sentimental value especially the heirloom pieces or a much-treasured gift.  Thus is important that this precious tableware be properly packed before shipping to their new home.  Follow the following tips on how to ship china to protect the fragile dishes from breaking during…

February 23, 2011
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How to Ship Glass Soda Bottles

Shipping soda bottles with contents is expensive because of the weight of the package.  And USPS does not allow shipping glass soda bottles by mail. But if you are really keen on doing so, here are a few tips. Purchase boxes that are designed for shipping bottles, such as a wine bottle box. Go to…

February 23, 2011
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Packing Glass Items Safely for Shipping

Glass and other breakable materials require special attention when shipping them out. Below are some useful tips on packing glass items, mirrors, and other breakable items so that they arrive in their destination without any cracks, scratches and other damages. Apply masking tape to your item if it is made of breakable material like glass…

February 17, 2011
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How To Ship Liquor Bottles

Here are things to consider when shipping bottles of liquor. Since it is illegal to send liquor without a license, you might want to check out these tips on how to ship liquor bottles. First, look for a licensed liquor vendor. You can go to your local liquor store or browse online to find one…

February 15, 2011
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