At Navis Pack & Ship, we take shipping art seriously. Whether it is a sentimental family painting or a priceless Monet, we know you want your precious art to arrive safely. Below are some answers to commonly asked questions when shipping art:
Q. What kinds of materials does Navis Pack & Ship use for art shipping?
A. Navis Pack & Ship uses glassine to protect the oil on a canvas, glass mask to protect the glass on artwork, and double strength cardboard boxes and double layers of foam to prevent any slippage or breakage. Navis also offers a variety of crating options including fine art crates, corner lock crates, and slat crates to further protect your items during transit.
A. Navis Pack & Ship’s crates can be designed with specialty ISMP-15 treated wood to meet the import/export compliance regulations mandated by many countries across the world to ensure a pest free shipping container.
Q. What type of items can Navis Pack & Ship handle?
- Framed and unframed paintings, drawings and photographs
- Sculptures of marble, wood, metal, stone or glass
- Ceramics and pottery
- Art glass
- Architectural models
- Figurines and collectables
- Antiques and Movie props
- Museum exhibitions
- Gallery exhibitions
- Historic artifacts
- Family heirlooms
Q. Does Navis Pack & Ship provide coverage for my items?
A. Navis Pack & Ship offers declared value coverage for all fine art, including high value items.
Q. What are the pickup and delivery options?
A. Navis Pack & Ship provides both domestic and international shipping, with a variety of pickup and delivery options to meet your needs. Whether you want to drop off your items or have us do a full white glove delivery, we can meet your needs.
Navis Pack & Ship considers safety our number one priority. Our job only ends when the artwork arrives safely at its destination. At Navis Pack & Ship we specialize in packing, crating and shipping art. goNavis!