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Shipping House Goods

Shipping House Goods

FreightCenter can help arrange Shipping House Goods via freight transportation. Packaging and handling services may be required.

Shipping household goods is a challenge, but it doesn’t have to be. With a little preparation, you can make sure your items arrive safe and sound.

Here are a few tips to get you started:

  • First, choose the right shipping company (FreightCenter is a great choice! ? ). Do some research and read online reviews to find a company that will take good care of your belongings.


  • If you’re a furniture or home goods manufacturer, wholesaler or retailer, pack your items carefully. Your shipment will be on-loaded and off-loaded multiple times along it’s journey. Use sturdy boxes and wrap fragile items securely on pallets, and wrap the entire thing with stretch wrap, to prevent them from breaking.


  • Finally, track your shipment so you know when to expect it. This way, you can be sure your goods end up exactly where they’re supposed to go.

Shipping Household Goods Easily & Affordably

Moving household goods is easy and stress free with the experts at FreightCenter. We’ve been helping customers just like you ship all types of household goods since 1998 and will walk you through every step of the process. You can receive a free quote comparing prices from all the top carriers, book and schedule your shipment, and print out paperwork in just a few minutes.

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Whether you’re shipping a refrigerator to your new home, a couch to a relative, or a television you just bought online, we’ll help ship your items safely and on time, taking care of all the hard work and offering tips and tools along the way. Just enter a few short details on the quote form below and you’ll be able to instantly compare low freight rates from all the top LTL carriers in one easy place.

Your Household Goods Shipping Experts

We obtain deeply discounted rates and provide all-inclusive services for shipping your household goods. From electronics shipping to furniture shipping and even when you’re planning on shipping major appliances, FreightCenter is your choice to safely ship all large household goods.

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  • 2021, 2017 & 2016 Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers
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To create value for our customers by delivering customized shipping solutions that meet their unique needs and to fulfill shipping demands from simple to complex with expertise, guidance and ingenuity.

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Rail shipping is a cost-effective and environmentally friendly transportation method that utilizes trains to move goods over long distances. It's known for its efficiency in handling large volumes of cargo, making it a sustainable and economical choice for businesses seeking reliable freight transport options.

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Expedited shipping is a premium service designed to meet urgent delivery needs. It prioritizes speed and quick turnaround, ensuring that packages or goods reach their destination faster than standard shipping options. Expedited shipping is the go-to choice when time-sensitive deliveries are essential, providing businesses and individuals with reliable and prompt service for critical shipments.

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White glove shipping is a premium service that goes beyond standard delivery, offering meticulous handling, specialized packaging, and in-home setup or installation for valuable or delicate items, ensuring a seamless and hassle-free experience for customers.

LTL Freight

Less than truckload (LTL) shipping is a smart logistics solution for businesses with smaller shipments. It combines multiple smaller shipments into a single truckload, optimizing space and reducing costs. LTL shipping offers affordability and efficiency while ensuring timely delivery, making it an ideal choice for companies looking to save on transportation expenses without compromising on service quality.

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Shipping House Goods FAQ


Q. What is considered household goods in shipping?

A. Household goods in shipping include items like furniture, clothing, kitchenware, electronics, and personal belongings. Essentially, it covers anything used in a home that is non-hazardous and can be transported. Hazardous materials like gas and explosives are excluded.


Q. How can I ensure the safety of my household goods during shipping?

A. To ensure the safety of your household goods during shipping, it’s essential to pack them carefully using sturdy boxes and secure wrapping. Fragile items should be wrapped securely on pallets and surrounded by stretch wrap to prevent breakage.


Q. What should I consider when choosing a shipping company for my household goods?

A. When choosing a shipping company for your household goods, it’s important to do some research and read online reviews to find a reputable company that will take good care of your belongings. FreightCenter is a great choice, offering expert assistance and competitive rates.


Q. What are some tips for packing furniture and fragile items securely for shipping?

A. Packing furniture and fragile items securely for shipping involves using sturdy boxes, wrapping fragile items securely on pallets, and surrounding the entire shipment with stretch wrap. This helps protect your goods from damage during loading, unloading, and transit.


Q. How can I track my shipment to know when it will arrive?

A. You can track your shipment to know when it will arrive by using the tracking tools provided by the shipping company. FreightCenter offers shipment tracking, allowing you to monitor your shipment’s progress and ensure it arrives safely and on time.