Can I make my own box for shipping?
You can use your own box or UPS packaging supplies. Ideally, you’ll want to use a new corrugated box. UPS online shipping can help you complete your label. Make sure to place the label on top of the package and remove any old labels or cross out old markings.
How do you make cardboard waterproof?
Using a waterproof coating is a common practice to make cupboard boxes waterproof. A polyurethane coating, bright acrylic spray paint, or even a lacquer spray sealer spray can be used as a robust coating for making cardboard boxes waterproof.
Is it cheaper to use your own box to ship?
While Medium and Large Flat Rate boxes may be free, using your own packaging is often CHEAPER than shipping Priority Mail Flat rate, thanks to a “secret” USPS mail class called Priority Mail Cubic.
Are boxes from UPS free?
We offer free UPS supplies including packaging, forms and labels for customers logged into UPS.com®. You can also swing by The UPS Store® or our customer centers to purchase additional packaging materials in person. Don’t have a user ID?
How do I make a template for something?
Save a document as a template
- Open the Word document that you want to save as a template.
- On the File menu, click Save as Template.
- In the Save As box, type the name that you want to use for the new template.
- (Optional) In the Where box, choose a location where the template will be saved.
What should I use to make a woodworking template?
You can also use ¼” MDF or Baltic birch plywood for your template. MDF is a little sturdier than hardboard, it can be shaped easily, and its extra width will support a bearing guided router bit. Baltic birch is the ultimate in durable template stock because of its strength and rigidity.