How to Ship Scuba Gear

For scuba divers, there’s no greater joy than exploring an underwater reef that’s been on their bucket list for years. There’s a lot less joy, however, when divers have to plunge into their pockets to pay rental fees for scuba gear they’re not familiar with and won’t be able to use like their own. A Read more about How to Ship Scuba Gear[…]

How to transport large lawn equipment

Transporting large lawn equipment – whether it’s across town or across the state – is a job that requires planning and a helping hand. Lawn tractors and similar-sized lawn equipment often use sharp blades and are heavier than they seem, so you should be careful at all stages of the moving process. We’ll mention a Read more about How to transport large lawn equipment[…]

The Sharing Economy Puts Business, Profit in Your Hands

By Ron Watson, Jr. The recent phenomenon of the sharing economy, which allows everyday people to sell services, rent underused valuables, and monetize durable goods they no longer need, has become the fastest growing digital business concept in the past ten years. In 2013, Forbes magazine estimated the sharing economy pulled in more than $3.5 Read more about The Sharing Economy Puts Business, Profit in Your Hands[…]

How To Ship Baked Goods

There’s nothing like your mom’s baked goods, but getting a taste of home when you live several states away can be a challenge. Because of their perishable nature, shipping baked goods takes planning and timeliness. Here’s a few tips for shipping baked goods. First, you’ll need to determine if the treats you want to ship Read more about How To Ship Baked Goods[…]

How to Ship China, Glassware and Crystal

Whether you’re looking to ship china, glassware, crystal or other extremely fragile small items, the keyword is the same: preparation. High-quality plates, glasses and kitchenware that have been passed down through generations or have other sentimental meaning deserve your full attention when packing them in preparation for a move. To do this job right, don’t scrimp Read more about How to Ship China, Glassware and Crystal[…]

How to Ship Camping Gear

If you’re planning an outdoors trip, don’t let the required camping gear weigh down your travel plans – shipping these items can be cost effective and reduce hassle. Having camping gear delivered to your hiking or camping destination allows you to travel with only what’s necessary and without worrying if your items will make your Read more about How to Ship Camping Gear[…]

How to Ship Vinyl Records

The resurgence of vinyl records has hipsters, hippies and everyone in between scouring thrift stores, poring over online outlets, and crowding into independent shops in search of their favorite titles. Prized for their cover art and unique sound, vinyl records in good shape can fetch surprising sums of money – the trick is they must Read more about How to Ship Vinyl Records[…]

How to Ship Vintage Audio Items

While digital music dominates popular culture, a growing number of people are returning to their analog roots, buying and selling vintage audio equipment like turntables, receivers and speakers that have unexpected values. For example, a mint condition Sansui 33000 receiver recently sold for $27,000 and a Mid-Century Modern JBL Home Stereo Console fetched $65,000 last month. Read more about How to Ship Vintage Audio Items[…]

How to Ship a Painting

Transporting a painting – like other fragile and valuable items – is a task that involves careful packaging and choosing the right carrier. And unless your painting has its own waterproof stainless steel case, it’s a good idea to steer clear of large shipping companies. Shipping fine art is a very specialized field – the Read more about How to Ship a Painting[…]

How to Ship a Television

So you’ve finally bought a television that is perfect for the big game or guilty pleasure Netflix marathons. Who knew the Golden Girls could seem so…lifelike? But now your company has transferred you halfway across the country and you can’t bear to entrust a $2,500 high-end television to a moving company, plus it’s too big Read more about How to Ship a Television[…]