Packing Materials For Sale
Measures 18” x 18” x 28”
This is the safest of all the cartons because of its extra-strength, multi-layer construction.
All breakable kitchenware, china and crystal should be packed in these cartons for safety.
Occasionally, lamp bases, call antiques and brick-a-brac are also packed in dish packs.
Small (1.5 Cubic Foot) Box
Measures 17” x 12” x 12”
This is the smallest of the general-purpose containers. As a rule of thumb, the smallest and heaviest items are generally packed in the 1.5 carton.
Such items would include:
Books, records, VCR Tapes, CD's
Medium (3.0) Cubic Foot Box
Measures 18” x 18” x 16”
This is the workhouse carton. Smaller and heavier items are usually packed in these containers.
Small kitchen appliances
Small outdoor tools
Pots and pans
Large (4.5 Cubic Foot) Box
Measures 18” x 18” x 24"
As the size of the container increases, the weight of the individual items going into the container should decrease.
This carton should be considered for the following:
Extra Large (6.0 Cubic Foot) Box
Measures 23” x 23” x 20"
This is the largest of the general purpose cartons.
This carton should only be considered for the lightest and bulkiest items such as:
Larger lamp bases
Non-breakable kitchen goods (Tupperware, baking sheets, etc.)
These are the largest of the standard cartons and will either standup or lay-down (usually used for international). The cartons are constructed in such a manner that hanging clothes will remain hanging during the move. You may want to consider the wardrobe for shipping drapes and curtains (neatly folded and on hangers to help reduce wrinkling during shipment.
Other available large cartons include:
Crib Box Measures 27" x5.5" x 52"
Single Mattress Box Measures 39" x 7" x 75"
Double Mattress Box Measures 54" x 7" x75"
Queen/King Mattress Box Measures 80" x 10" x 38"
Mirror Carton as with mattress cartons, mirror cartons come in a number of sizes.
Many mirror cartons pieces can be fitted together to offer a great deal of flexibility for such items as: pictures, mirrors or small glass table tops. (4 piece).