I need a company to pickup, pack and ship a mirror from Tuscaloosa
Alabama to central NJ. The mirror is about 5ft by 3 ft and the frame is
about 2 1/2 inches thick. Total weight is about 80 pounds.
Any suggestions about how to get this done (economically) would be
I calculated the cost via UPS to be about $300.00 which is more than I
can justify for the mirror.
EJ in NJ
UPS doesn't pack.
Having emphasized your needs, you're looking for a local agent to handle the
You can probably find one on the cheap by posting an ad in the Tuscaloosa
(or neighboring) Craigslist.
See if this company can ship the mirror. A free call!
Freight and Crate
57 West Barham Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
P.O. BOX 1080
Windsor, CA 95492
Toll Free Phone: 800-949-1268
Toll Free Fax Phone: 800-949-1278
All other inquiries to
I gave the wrong link I was thinking of in my other post.
THIS company has locations in Alabama. North and Central New Jersey.
*Craters & Freighters *
Sorry for mix up.
1. Consult the nearest museum with a collection of hiqu-quality
antique furniture or pictures. Some have "shipping" departments,
2. Your basic comparison may be between replacement cost
(viz. buying something similar in NJ) and shipping. Modern rigid
foam (as shaped to pack computers, TVs etc.) may enable you
to pack it for yourself: but #1 may provide valuable advice free.
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