Before you begin
Please remember all loose products, dishware, china, small cooking area appliances, lights and other breakable products need to be loaded into boxes prior to the move.
Start packing a minimum of 6-10 days before your relocation day. The bigger your home/office, the more time you will need to load everything. Do not leave packing till the night prior to the move day.
Purchase enough loading materials. Get new boxes, that are produced moving. Prevent using utilized boxes, grocery store, bankers or post workplace boxes. You will need also require packing paper, bubble wrap, long-term marker and packaging tape. Avoid utilizing paper. Do not use boxes smaller sized than 3 cubic feet. Do not use boxes without closing tops.
Do not load the anything from list of "Items that movers can't move by the law" and
General Packaging Rules
Properly tape bottoms of each box. Run one, however much better two strips of tape over the opening in the center. Run 2 more strips crossing the center make it in "H" pattern, for an extra security run extra strip over the middle and tape around the bottom for extra assistance and security.
Produce enough cushion on the bottom of each box with crumbled paper, cover each vulnerable item with packing paper separately, develop cushion between items, along the sides of the box, and fill in any empty space with packing paper. When closing the box, flaps should be leveled with the brim, make sure flaps do not cave in and don't overflow. Tape the box in "H" like you taped the bottom.
Label each box, write what space package belongs and a quick description of contents on top and side of each box. Mark box "vulnerable" on the top and side, if there are breakables inside. If box is going to other location, put it aside and identify "other area".
Usage smaller sized boxes for heavier products and bigger boxes for lighter products. Please do not load books into large box.
Pack space by room. Avoid mixing products from various rooms into the exact same box. As you load stack boxes in the corner, with much heavier boxes at the bottom and lighter on top.
Kitchen, Glasses, and Dishware
For meals and glasses, use specialized dish pack boxes if offered. If not readily available, use small (1.5 cubic feet) and medium (3.0 cubic feet) containers.
Cushion bottom of package with thick layer of rolled crumbled packing paper.
Wrap each piece separately. Glasses, meals need to be placed into the box vertically and lined up in a row.
Do not hesitate to use extra paper to cover and separate products.
Cushion the top and sides with paper to avoid moving. The steadier the contents, the less the opportunity of damages is.
Pack canned food in small container vertically (1.5 cubic feet with no more than 25 cans per box.) Wrap them with loading paper and put within of the box if you have any containers. Do not take already opened jars from the refrigerator, it might leakage and cause the damage.
Pack small kitchen area devices such as microware, toaster, coffee machine and others into original manufacture box if offered. If not offered pack into moving box of comparable size, covering it with packing paper and or bubble wrap.
Silverware. Utilize one sheet of paper to cover multiple pieces of silverware separating it with paper. Use several sheets of paper (5-8 pcs) to load cooking area knives, separating each knife. Label the rolled package "knifes" so you would not cut yourself when unpacking.
Pans and pots. Usage numerous sheets of paper to wrap and separate pots and pans. You can also utilize cooking area towels or linens. Pick a couple of pots or pans that can be embedded inside each other.
Pack clothes on wall mounts in closet boxes. On regional moves, we will provide 5 to 8 wardrobe boxes for use at the day of the move and will take them back when relocation is done.
Wrap your shoes with loading paper and location in medium more info size boxes. Location several shoe boxes into a big or medium moving box if you keep shoes in original box. It will provide double defense to your most important pairs of shoes.
Pack non-hanging clothes in luggage or medium size boxes. We suggest to empty cabinets. It will weaken its structure when dressers are carried and transferred with an extra weight inside.
Set aside fundamentals for day of your relocation.
Store medicine and first aid materials in a little plastic bin and keep close by. Please mark "Do not take/move", so movers would not fill it accidentally. Move it by yourself.
Pack bath towels, washcloths, and other linens into medium size boxes.
Pack toiletries in small boxes. To get more info prevent dripping, ensure to seal each bottle with tape and put it in little sealable plastic bags.
Load all electronics consisting of Televisions into initial manufacture containers, if not readily available usage proper moving box sizes. Wrap each piece of electronic equipment with bubble wrap.
Pack Flat TVs into original manufacture carton. If not offered leave it to our movers, they will take care of it. Take laptops with you.
Pictures, Family Photos
Small framed pictures. Wrap each individually with 2-3 sheets of packing paper and put in inside the box vertically. Use the same guide as for packing kitchen plates.
For extra-large, combine 2 picture cartons to build a bigger picture box. You can wrap the picture with paper blankets for extra protection. You can try to fit 2 pictures into 1 box, but be careful, because of pressure you may damage pictures.
Pack them separately into medium size boxes or appropriate size carton. You can pack multiple lampshades into the same box. Mark box "top load" for movers.
Bulbs. We recommend disposing of the bulbs, specifically if you are moving cross country. If you wish to keep bulbs, please wrap separately with loading paper.
Wrap the base of table or nightstand light with bubble wrap and location vertically inside the box. Light bases can likewise be loaded with little vases into the exact same box.
Small to Medium Vases. Wrap each vase with multiple layers of bubble wrap.