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Make an “X” with a strong adhesive tape going from corner to corner of the mirror. Small stained glass panels can be safely shipped using the double boxing technique. Wrap the Glass in Bubble Wrap Wrap your glass item in a layer of packing paper or newspaper and secure it in place with a piece of tape. However, moving sheets of glass can be a relatively worry-free and simple process if … H��Wێ�� }�(�K�A�ֺX��E��.��� Xd� KeKc[����x�-��C��K�݋�`ڲUUd����?��9P[������*T�Zm�P��a�Q��8�ӥZ�j��2���9V�Fju|�>Wu���V��ϭ���ҁ����������7(�&qFq���O�\�����,�c��ooU�N��c�ϖ~�U3,H=X�-�ȳ���S'3�����Ju���ֺS�J7j�x��j8͟[9Dm��?��������D���+�no޽M�E~�o3O)��|�Ͻ:�W���Z7�m/I�/ë�>�����Ex�"L$��6�0B���K����u4�{���s�^T�?��j��ک����R�je8�a�Y; �1$�b�bW�); �}Us�,��y�4�֒U���$. Place the bubble-wrapped stained glass panel inside the box where it should fit snugly. The outer box must be about 6 inches larger than the inner box to allow for sufficient packing materials on all sides. Make sure that all sides, front, and back are … Here are a few points you should consider before shipping glass products by courier. For shipping larger stained glass panels, a custom-made crate works best. Smaller panes of glass are often transported in a cardboard “sandwich,” which will offer some protection from breakage. Fill the bottom of a cardboard box with cushioning material and place your items in it, filling the extra spaces with more cushioning. Don’t worry about fragile glass being shipped. Window glass is cumbersome to move as it can be large, heavy and quite fragile. In case you decide to ship glass, Eurosender will not be held responsible for any damages caused by the transportation of your shipment. When shipping flat items such as a glass mirror, it is of utmost importance that you adequately protect the surface. However, most domestic orders also qualify for FedEx Next Day Air for delivery within 1 business day of order completion. This gives us about a 14 degree angle to hold the glass. By using FedEx we allow you to choose a shipping option that best fits your needs. 0000008278 00000 n In case there are still empty spaces in the box, fill them up with more bubble wrap to prevent the panel from moving. It needs to be a custom fit so that the glass can be adequately protected. 0000002272 00000 n A cost-effective alternative for shipping properly protected smaller glass itemsLearn more, Ideal for businesses shipping glass bottles and other products to resellers and consumersLearn more, Do you have special requirements? 0000002238 00000 n The wrapped panel must snugly fit in the crate to prevent movement. The box can be made from large boxes cut to size to fit the padded glass panel. Book your shipment through our platform, and we will select the best shipping alternative for your needs, whether you are shipping glass framed pictures, stained glass or glassware items. Place the inner box in the center of a larger shipping box with a layer of packing peanuts in the bottom. <]>> In such cases, you can use your clothes and other soft items as cushioning for the bottle inside the box. trailer Nevertheless, please consider that following them does not guarantee that the courier company will transport your package without restriction. %PDF-1.4 %���� 0000000975 00000 n x�b``�e``�� ]����Y8Py���A���aW��֮.o�&f�{�X� Close the box and seal with packing tape. To be extra safe when shipping glass, you can put this box into a bigger one filled with padding materials. zm�4[ �; It seems counterintuitive, but the safest way to move glass is by putting it in an upright position. It seems counterintuitive, but the safest way to move glass is by putting it in an upright position. When packing bulkier glass products, cover them with moving blankets and secure the cushioning with tape or rope.