Moving and Packing Tips

Before you start

Please keep in mind all loose products, dishware, china, small kitchen devices, lamps and other breakable items need to be packed into boxes prior to the relocation.
Start packing a minimum of 6-10 days prior to your relocation day. The larger your home/office, the more time you will need to pack whatever. Do not leave packing till the night prior to the move day.
Avoid utilizing used boxes, grocery store, bankers or post workplace boxes. Do not use boxes smaller than 3 cubic feet. Do not utilize 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

Correctly tape bottoms of each box. Run one, but much better 2 strips of tape over the opening in the. Run 2 more strips crossing the center make it in "H" pattern, for an additional security run additional strip over the middle and tape around the bottom for additional support and security.
Produce enough cushion on the bottom of each box with fallen apart paper, cover each vulnerable product with packing paper separately, produce cushion in between products, along the sides of the box, and fill in any empty space with loading paper. When closing the box, flaps should be leveled with the brim, make sure flaps don't cave in and do not overflow. Tape the box in "H" like you taped the bottom.
Label each box, write what space the box belongs and a quick description of contents on top and side of each box. Mark box "delicate" on the top and side, if there are breakables inside. If box is going to other place, put it aside and identify "other location".
Usage smaller sized boxes for much heavier products and bigger boxes for lighter items. Please do not pack books into large box.
Load room by room. Avoid mixing items from different rooms into the very same box. As you pack stack boxes in the corner, with much heavier boxes at the bottom and lighter on top.

Kitchen, Glasses, and Dishware

For glasses and meals, use specialized dish pack boxes if readily available. If not available, utilize small (1.5 cubic feet) and medium (3.0 cubic feet) cartons.
Cushion bottom of package with thick layer of rolled crumbled packaging paper.
Wrap each piece separately. Glasses, meals should be positioned into the box vertically and lined up in a row.
Do not be reluctant to utilize extra paper to wrap and separate items.
Cushion the top and sides with paper to prevent moving. The steadier the contents, the less the chance of damages is.
Load canned food in small carton vertically (1.5 cubic feet with no more than 25 cans per box.) if you have any containers, cover them with packing paper and put within package. Do not take already opened containers from the fridge, it might leak and trigger the damage.
Load small kitchen area devices such as microware, toaster, coffee maker and others into initial manufacture box if available. 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 numerous 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 plan "knifes" so you would not cut yourself when unpacking.
Use several sheets of paper to cover and separate pans and pots. You can also use kitchen area towels or linens.

Clothes

Load clothing on hangers in wardrobe boxes. On local moves, we will offer 5 to 8 closet boxes for use at the day of the move and will take them back when move is done.
Wrap your shoes with loading paper and place in medium size boxes. If you keep shoes in original box, location multiple shoe boxes into a big or medium moving 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 damage its structure when cabinets are brought and carried with an extra weight inside.

Restroom

Reserve basics for day of your relocation.
Shop read more medicine and emergency treatment products in a little plastic bin and keep close by. Please mark "Do not take/move", so movers would not fill it mistakenly. Move it by yourself.
Pack bath towels, washcloths, and other linens into medium size boxes.
Load toiletries in small boxes. To prevent leaking, make sure to seal each bottle with tape and put it in little sealable plastic bags.

Electronic devices

Load all electronics consisting of TVs into original manufacture containers, if not offered usage appropriate 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 look after it. Take laptop computers with you.

Pictures, Household Photos

Small framed photos. Wrap each separately with 2-3 sheets of packing paper and put in inside the box vertically. Use the exact same guide as for packing kitchen plates.
For extra-large, combine 2 image containers to construct a larger photo box. You can wrap the photo with paper blankets for extra security. You can try to fit 2 photos into 1 box, but be cautious, since of pressure you may harm images.

Lights/ Vases

Detach check here the lampshade and harp. Load them independently into medium size boxes or proper size container. You can load numerous lampshades into the same box. Make sure to use packing paper to separate lampshades and create cushion to prevent rubbing. If essential, utilize bubble wrap. Mark box "leading load" for movers.
Bulbs. We suggest discarding the bulbs, especially here if you are moving far away. If you wish to keep bulbs, please wrap separately with loading paper.
Light Base. Wrap the base of table or nightstand light with bubble wrap and place vertically inside the box. You can put a few lights in the very same box. Light bases can also be loaded with small vases into the same box.
Little to Medium Vases. Wrap each vase with numerous layers of bubble wrap.

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