Custom Crating For Moving and Shipping International and Domestic

1Stop Pack n’ Ship is one of the best Custom Crating Services Companies in Washington DC. Metropolitan Contact us to request a free quote using our contact form, or give us a call today!

Custom Crating Services in Washington DC. Maryland and Virginia

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Consider things like the size of the item, its fragility, orientation, and weight when customizing Custom Crating Services for International & Domestic Shipping


Precious goods like furniture, China, electronics, fine art, and antiques are often composed of fragile materials that can suffer disrepair in the wrong shipping packaging. From proper packaging and transportation to setting it up in its rightful spot in your home or office 1Stop Pack n Ship ensures careful coordination, professional guidance, and custom crating built for your specific packaging needs.

How Does Custom Crating Work with 1Stop Pack n Ship?


Auction houses, designers, and galleries need seasoned professionals to package carefully and transport items like furniture, antiques, rugs, and fine art. Typically, professional crater shippers will focus on three areas:


  • Retrieving the items from a home or office.
  • Packing these items accordingly for safe and damage-free transport.
  • Delivering or receiving the items in their original condition, regardless of size, weight, or material composition.


With 1Stop Pack n Ship, our professionals are highly skilled in this delicate process, offering professional guidance and expertise on packing and transport. This includes custom crating work for the following:

International Shipping Crates

International shipping crates are designed to withstand extensive travel and handling for packages that are sent overseas. The best custom crating services have professionals who are experienced in carefully packaging, loading, and securing your precious cargo while always having the necessary documentation on hand for your items to be cleared by customs.

Fine Art Shipping Crates

Fine art is commonly shipped overseas and cross-country, often requiring the help of designers. So, our professionals often work with designers to determine package needs and logistics to ensure the integrity of your package, both during and after transit.


Whole House Packing

Packing one’s entire house is a delicate process, as your life is transported from one location to another. This process can become expensive depending on your needs, so it’s essential to use custom crating services that can do this efficiently and cost-effectively.

Custom Crating for Oversized Goods

Items like machinery and industrial equipment require knowledgeable shipping service providers who are well-versed in moving large items. At 1Stop Pack n Ship, we use specialized packaging, focus on delicate handling, and factor in things like the item’s composition and value when customizing your crate. 

Antiques Packing Services

Antiques are among the most delicate items to transport, as they have a wealth of history and sentimental value. In such cases where antiques have unique features or packaging needs, we your crate for transport.

Contact 1Stop Pack n’ Ship for a Free Custom Crating Quote


1Stop Pack n Ship offers local moving services in the Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland areas and specializes in custom crating services to assist in getting your precious cargo from point A to point B. With our expert help and guidance through every step of the moving process, our customers receive their goods on time and in one piece. Contact 1Stop Pack n Ship today for a free custom crating quote.



More About Our International Shipping & Moving Services

1Stop Pack N Ship, previously Metro Postal is Montgomery County’s premier packaging and shipping center, serving the Washington DC. Metropolitan Since 1984

Nature of International Shipping

When it comes to international shipping, 1 Stop Pack n Ship offers both commercial and residential delivery services. Whether you want to ship one item or many, 1 Stop Pack n Ship can help you send it without a hassle. Individuals can send items to family and friends in other countries. You can use us to send many different things including gifts on special occasions. In addition, business can send items to customers all over the world. We ship through different types of transportation services including air and ocean. Most larger items go via ocean freight.

Full Truck Load vs Less Than Truck Load

Moving and shipping companies that do not offer both full truck and less than truck load services to their clients are not as effective. 1 Stop Pack n Ship offers both of these services so you don’t have to worry about shipping large items. You can get discounts and save a lot of money by shipping through less than truck load. In less than truck load, your shipment is combined with other items from other people, lowering the cost for all.

Expedited Deliveries

If there is anything that adds value to the moving and shipping service, it’s expedited delivery. For a small extra charge, 1 Stop Pack n Ship provides expedited delivery to its clients. The increase in cost will depend on the number of times and value. Please tell our representative if you want expedited shipping.

Multiple International Locations

Whether you are looking to ship to South America, Asia, Africa, Europe or the Middle East, we have you covered. We can help you send something as small as a piece of art to as large as a sofa. We take pride in our employees who are skilled and knowledgeable. Our experienced and well trained staff will make sure your item is shipped to the right address and arrives on time. Our staff is customer friendly so if you have an questions, you can always contact us by phone or through our website.

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International Moving Service

Let us handle your overseas move. We’ll pick-up, package everything, load the container, strap it on the vessel for safe transport, complete all export documentation, and clear it through customs if needed. Europe, the Middle East, Israel, India, Africa, South America, Asia, and Australia. 1 Stop Pack n Ship is proud to be your local packing and shipping company on a world-wide basis.

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Safe Transport

We safely and securely deliver packages internationally.

Full Tracking

We offer full tracking so can keep track of your packages.

Guaranteed on-time

We guarantee that your packages will arrive on time.