What’s the Proper Way to Measure the Dimensions (LxWxH) of a Box?

Measuring the the dimensions of your box can be confusing. Sometimes length, width and height aren’t as obvious as they should be. But with these 4 simple steps, you’ll be able to correctly measure the dimensions of any box, 100% of the time. 

  1. Stand your box so that the opening is facing upwards.
  2. The height is the vertical dimension.
  3. The length is the longest of the two remaining horizontal dimensions. 
  4. The width is the last horizontal dimension.