For over two decades museums, auctions, galleries, artists and collectors have relied on us to safely move their delicate and valuable pieces across the country and around the world.
Top galleries, art dealers, and artists trust Craters & Freighters Detroit with their fragile one-of-a-kind artwork. All our crates and corrugated containers are custom built and cushioned for the artwork being shipping.
Craters & Freighters Detroit has mastered the art of packaging, crating and shipping paintings!
Craters & Freighters of Detroit is America’s trusted resource for the safe handling, packaging, and transporting of antiques and heirlooms.
Auctioneers, collectors and museums rely on us to safely move their delicate and valuable antiques across the country and around the world. Our proven expertise begins with a full assessment of your product including risk, storage, environmental factors such as climate, temperature and humidity, pick-up conditions, mode of transport and final destination requirements. All are factored into providing you with the appropriate container and cushioning system for preventing damage during shipment.
Craters & Freighters of Detroit offers many different types of insurance coverage for antique shipments including:
Typically, if a customer elects to purchase our insurance coverage and a value is declared, Craters & Freighters of Detroit will insure the item from the time of pick-up, during the packing and crating process, and finally to delivery.