Packing artwork and mirrors for a move can be a little nerve-racking. Whether you have an original Chagall sketch or an oil on canvas that your grandfather painted, great care must be taken when packaging any artwork for a move.
1. Tape - Broken glass is the leading cause of damage to artwork during transport. Glass is fragile and can break due to sudden movement, being dropped, or being crushed. The key is to be prepared for this to happen by placing an 'x' across the surface of the glass with packaging tape.