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Commercial Shipping Crates

Crates 
for Shipping Art

It’s a problem that art collectors, galleries and auction houses face: shipping art. Art is both beautiful and valuable, so shipping it requires extra care. Thankfully, You Crate is prepared to be your art shipping partner.

Crates for Shipping Art

It’s a problem that art collectors, galleries and auction houses face: shipping art. Art is both beautiful and valuable, so shipping it requires extra care. Thankfully, You Crate is prepared to be your art shipping partner.
You Crate’s wooden shipping crates are ready to provide a safe and secure container for shipping everything from museum quality works to prints.
You Crate offers shipping solutions for fragile and high-value items like art. Regardless of whether you’re sending art internationally or domestically, You Crate’s commercial shipping crates are ready to protect your painting, sculpture and other works of art. Learn more about crates for shipping art, how you can ensure your shipment arrives safely with You Crate, and why You Crate is ready to be your art shipping partner.

How to Ship Art

When you need to ship a painting, sculpture or other work of art, there are a few things to keep in mind. You goals for the shipment should be:

 

  • Efficiency
    Shipping expenses add of quickly and time is often of the essence. You Crate is an efficient shipping solution thanks to R+L Carriers’ vast network and quick-moving fleet. Simply request your crate 24-48 hours in advance of your shipment, package it, and let us pick it up from your location. Your order can be tracked online with R+L Carriers order tracing so you’ll always know where your art is in its journey. Additionally, because You Crate owns the crate, you’ll save on purchasing crating and packing materials.
  • Professionalism
    You need a professional commercial shipping crate to move your shipment. The professional crate and packaging will show buyers that they are getting a masterpiece. It will also keep the work protected. You Crate and R+L Carriers offer the professional delivery services you need to impress your clients and receivers. Artist’s galleries, museums and private collectors alike will appreciate the careful delivery and top-notch service they’ll get when you work with You Crate.

  • Safety
    You Crate’s secure containers protect your shipment. Tie down anchors let you secure your artwork within the crate, regardless of whether you are shipping a painting, sculpture or other medium of work. Careful packing can help prevent your artwork from damage during shipping, so it is important to take all precautions necessary.
Crates are perfect for shipping artworks like paintings, sculptures and large flat artworks. You Crate offers two sizes of crates; the size you choose depends on the size of the artwork you’re shipping. You’ll also likely want to wrap the artwork carefully before placing it in the crate. Bubble wrap, foam wrap and foam board make great insulators to protect the art while it is in the crate.

Our You Crate towers
can transport

up to
1,250 lbs.

Our You Crate towers
can transport up to

1,250 lbs.

Why Choose You Crate When Shipping Art

There are many advantages to working with You Crate and R+L Carriers when you’re seeking crates and shipping services for art. In addition to offering crating services, you’ll find we offer a full range of logistics services. Benefits of working with You Crate and R+L Carriers include:
  • More than 60 years of combined team experience in the crating and logistics industries
  • You Crate containers can be assembled without tools and disassembled with just an included pry bar
  • R+L Carriers offers online order tracing so you’ll constantly know the location of your shipment when it’s en route
  • Crates are returned and reused, lessening the carbon footprint of crating and shipping your artwork
  • Extra security and theft protection keeps your high-value art safe
  • Your shipment is insured with claims protection
  • Liftgate service and pallet jacks make moving heavy artworks in crates easy
Shipping art is easy with commercial shipping crates from You Crate. Let You Crate provide crates for shipping art and make the most of your next shipment.

Call You Crate today at (877) 558-2580 or contact us online.
600 Gillam Rd.,
Wilmington, OH 45177
© Copyright 2019 Commercial Shipping Crates
600 Gillam Rd., Wilmington, OH 45177
© Copyright 2019 Commercial Shipping Crates