When your box is too big for the items you're shipping, you may find it best to cut the box to size. Recycling boxes and making minor customizations is a great way to reduce and reuse materials, while also saving tons of treasAAaarrr!

If your package qualifies for Priority Mail Cubic, cutting down the size of your box can often help you get your package into a cheaper cubic tier. Read more about Priority Mail Cubic here.

Check out these videos for demonstrations

Reduce the height of your box

Change the width and length of your box

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