ABS offers 4 convenient shipping options:
Architectural Builders Supply accepts the following forms of payment for orders placed through our online store.
1. Standard Shipping: This option is available on all orders via UPS Ground and Fed Ex Ground with no additional handling fee. Products shipped via standard service are normally delivered within five to ten business days after shipment.
2. 2-Day Shipping: For an additional charge, we offer this expedited shipping option on most of our products via UPS Blue Label or Fed Ex 2’nd Day. Products shipped via two-day service are normally delivered two business days after shipment.
3. Overnight Delivery: For an additional charge, we offer this expedited shipping option on most of our products. Products shipped via UPS Red Label or Fed Ex Overnight service are normally delivered by 3:00 p.m. local time one business day after shipment. Overnight delivery is not available for orders shipping to Alaska and Hawaii.
4. Truckline Delivery: All doors and welded frames are shipped via truck line as doors and welded frames are either too heavy or too large for UPS, Fed Ex or USPS. Products shipped via truckline are normally delivered 2 – 6 days after shipment. Overnight delivery is generally not available for orders shipping via truckline. To view our national delivery times please click here
Shipping via customer account number:
Architectural Builders Supply will gladly ship any order using the customer’s shipping account number with the carrier of choice. If the order is shipping with UPS, Fed Ex etc. ABS will charge $2.50 per box to cover the cost of packaging materials. If the order is shipping LTL truck carrier ABS will charge $75.00 per crate to cover the cost of crating materials and time.
Signature is required for delivery: Most of our shipments contain valuable hardware. If you will not be at the shipping address to accept delivery of your product, consider shipping the item to an address where someone you trust will be available to sign for your package. Please note that we are not able to adjust the shipping address once a package has left ABS's warehouse. Title and risk of loss to all products will pass to you once the package has shipped from our facilities or partners facilities.
Undeliverable Packages: Occasionally packages are returned to us as undeliverable. When the carrier returns an undeliverable package to us, please contact us to make arrangements for reshipment. A reshipping charge will usually apply.
Failed Delivery Attempts: Most of our carriers make three attempts to deliver a package. After three delivery attempts, the package will be returned to us. When the carrier returns a failed delivery package to us, please contact us to make arrangements for reshipment. A reshipping charge will usually apply.