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"You guys are great!"


Patrick Mahomes II

Tyler, TX


Snapshot of award by American Institute of Architecture Kansas City



"You guys are great!"


Patrick Mahomes II

Tyler, TX


Picture taken inside the home of Patrick Mahomes with crate builder Sean Ray after winning the 2018 NFL MVP and Offensive Player of the Year Awards



"John, Thanks for being such an enthusiastic player on the project. I really enjoyed our collaboration; we wouldn’t have been able to pull off such a nice project without your participation. "


Bryan J Gross AIA LEED AP

HELIX Architecture + Design


Eye level view of conference and training room using pallets built by Kansas City Crates for HELIX Architecture + Design



"Interior Architeecture Citation Award for Kansas City Crates Shipping Pallets"



American Institute of Architecture Kansas City


Snapshot of award by American Institute of Architecture Kansas City



"John, Thank you for carefully packing and crating the furniture we shipped, it arrived in perfect condition"


Bernard Saranchuk

Smithsonian, Museum Conservation Institute


Antique Wooten Desk patent Oct 6, 1874 packed in wood crate for shipping to Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute Suitland MD 20746



"We didn’t pick you over price, but you were $500 less than our lowest bid, so it was a no-brainer."


Federal Employee

Federal Contract


Job at Federal agency to pack oil paintings of former directors into wood crates for storage.



"I’m keeping your crates for our next move."


Bill Morgan

Olathe KS


Radio controlled airplanes packed in vault like wood crates for moving.



"It was a real treat working with you John, Thank you again for a terrific job and best of luck."


Lisa Rector

Liberty MO


Large lithograph of tiger packed in wood crate.



"Thank you for taking the time to do everything right!"


Jennifer Reiland

Mission Hills KS


Packing bronze statue of dancer to protect it inside crate during transport.



"I like that you came well prepared to do your job."

Bob Vespestud

Lenexa KS


Open view of oil painting with interior braces to immobilize it during transport.



"John and his staff are the nicest people to work with!"


Monica Yechout

Parkville MO


Vase surrounded by foam and bubble wrap inside vault like wood crate.



"You raised the bar for all that follow!"


Charles Jordan

Kansas City MO


Packing all TV parts into wood crate



"Excellent crate, outstanding service and great price!"


AJ Silewicz

Leawood KS


Open crate view of fully wrapped glass top in foam lined crate for shipping



"You did in one hour what we would of spent all day on!"


Pete Worsfold

Olathe KS


ISPM-15 export vault like crate ready for shipment.



"That's a better rig than the folks that built my house!"


James Upchurch

Kansas City MO


Ridgeway Westminster Chime grandfather clock with movement service and fully wrapped in export crate for transport.



"This was my wife's great-grandmothers, I really appreciate all you did!"


SFC Gary Clifford

Leavenworth KS


Paper wrapping fine antique corner shelf for packing into wood crate.



"You were very easy to work with."


Erin Childs

Lee's Summit MO


Packing glass tubes of neon sign with bubble wrap before crating.



"John, thanks for doing a great job. I will refer friends who need your service."


Hanoch Eldar

Overland Park KS


Internal braces are added to foam lined vault like wood crate to hold fragile mirror in place during shipping.



"You were so nice and thoughtful during a very difficult time for my family, thank you again."


Linda Kelly

Mission Hills KS


Packing fragile crystals on chandlier before removing from ceiling to hang in crate.



"Thanks for all your great work!"


Hope Dickens

Overland Park KS


Wood ship packed in solid wall crate for shipping.



"John, Thank you for meeting our deadline on such short notice. The shock resistant pallets and loading ramps are top quality."


Nathan Kelsey

Danaher Corporation


Shock resistant wood shipping pallet for Medical Technologoes.



"I really appreciate how careful everyone was in my home."


Jessica Hartman

Prairie Village KS


Vanderbilt gold and crystal chandelier crated for transport



"Outstanding service and value!"


Erika Clarke, QuikTrip

Overland Park, KS


QuikTrip Sandwich refrigeration unit on pallet



"John and his team delivered above and beyond our expectations and did the job with the utmost care, timeliness and with extremely competitive rates. They took the time to help and problem solve so that we were happy. Very courteous and prompt team and we will definitely use again as these projects come up. Thank you, John!"


Matt Weeks, Innovadex

Overland Park, KS


Innovadex trade show crates



"Thanks for everything, you really made a lot of my worries go away".


Stacy Tucker

Mission Hills, KS


Greg preparing to handle Ron Woods Art Collection at Mansion in Mission Hills Kansas



"I love it John! You and your guys are amazing. We had a fun time spending the day with you. Glad I won't be moving again anytime soon but sad I won't see you and your crew again either."


Brandy Murphy

Manhattan KS


Brandy Murphy's television on wall with her daughter watching Spongebob Square pants



"It wasn't packaged that well when we bought it"


Maj Charles Smith

Fort Leavenworth KS


Frameless mirror packed in export crate



"Ha! You outdid the Germans" (previous move)


Gertrud Koch

Lee's Summit MO


terra cotta statue in export crate



"I know professionals when I see them"


Robert Campbell

Shawnee KS


Curio cabinet with blue painters tape on glass to absorb vibration



"You guys are wonderful as advertised"


Carol Hayde

Chicago IL


Grand Rapids Clock MFG in export crate



"Now those are some serious crates!"


Private Collector

Kansas City MO


Packing indestructible box crate for private collector at football stadium



"You guys Rock!"


Trent Green

Leawood KS


Trent Green autographed football personalized and given to John McLaughlin for his work



"Great service, well worth it!"


Bill Bradford

Prairie Village KS


Greg Brown paper wrapping LCD television



"Thanks for bailing me out, I paid a small fortune for that table!"


Simon and Katz Law Firm

Kansas City MO


Granite conference table loaded into export crate at law office



"I greatly appreciate your service. I found you and your team to be very professional, very efficient and a pleasure to work with"


Trish Carter

Kansas City MO


Frech Trumeau



"Thank you for being here when you said you would"


Polly Brunkhardt

Mission Hills KS


Chris undressing Waterford Crystal Chandelier



"Who do I call to tell them my appreciation for your good service?"


Mrs. Thomas Perez

Lansing KS


On-site crating service photo of truck at home



"I am intrigued with your company and impressed by your work. My wife is very happy with the job you have done."


Dr David Garrison

St Joseph MO


Exotic porcelin statue



"I'm sorry to say goodbye, I've enjoyed having you in my home"


Patti Gregory

Shanwee KS


John removing tubular chime from back of clock



"We've moved a dozen times and you've done the best job of all"


Louise Robertson

Shawnee KS


on-site crating job at country estate next to Fry-Wagner moving truck



"You came recommended by my neighbor, I am glad we called"


Brooke Cardozo

Mission Hills KS


Closing export crate in garage



"Thank you for a fantastic job!"


Wendall Anschutz

Leawood KS


Domestic slat crate for pool table slate



"My father will be thrilled! This was his gift to us"


Jodi Reeves

Overland Park KS


loading flat panel television into export crate



"We google'd you with pleasant surprise of same day service and a very helpful staff"


Christine Yrani

eBay Auction San Francisco CA


Waterford crystal chandelier hanging from suspension bar in export crate



"Thank you very much for your help. I told my husband your good work!"


Limara Rahimova

St Petersburg, Russia


Antique clock and rare vase before crating to Russia



"Our grandchild loved the bubble wrap, that was a nice touch!"


Deborah Carlton

Paola KS


Excited child jumping off his bicycle to get the bubble wrap we gave him at his grandparents house.