Before you begin
Please keep in mind all loose products, dishware, china, little kitchen devices, lamps and other breakable products should be packed into boxes prior to the relocation.
Start packing at least 6-10 days prior to your move day. The larger your home/office, the more time you will require to pack everything. Do not leave packing till the night prior to the move day.
Prevent using used boxes, grocery store, bankers or post office boxes. Do not utilize boxes smaller than 3 cubic feet. Do not use boxes without closing tops.
Do not load the anything from list of "Products that movers can't move by the law" and
General Packing Rules
Effectively tape bottoms of each box. Run one, however 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.
Develop sufficient cushion on the bottom of each box with fallen apart paper, cover each vulnerable item with packing paper separately, create cushion between products, along the sides of the box, and fill in any empty area with packing paper. When closing the box, flaps should be leveled with the brim, make sure flaps do not cave in and do not 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 "delicate" on the top and side, if there are breakables inside. If box is going to other location, put it aside and label "other place".
Usage smaller boxes for heavier products and larger boxes for lighter items. Please do not pack books into big box.
Load room by room. Avoid blending products from different spaces into the very same box. As you pack stack boxes in the corner, with heavier boxes at the bottom and lighter on top.
Kitchen area, Glasses, and Dishware
For glasses and dishes, use specialized meal pack boxes if readily available. If not available, use little (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 must be put into package vertically and lined up in a row.
Don't hesitate to use extra paper to cover and separate items.
Cushion the top and sides with paper to prevent moving. The steadier the contents, the less the opportunity of damages is.
Pack canned food in small container vertically (1.5 cubic feet without any more than 25 cans per box.) if you have any containers, wrap them with packing paper and put inside of package. Do not take currently opened containers from the refrigerator, it may leak and trigger the damage.
Load little kitchen appliances such as microware, toaster, coffee maker and others into initial manufacture box website if available. If not available pack into moving box of similar size, covering it with loading paper and or bubble wrap.
Flatware. Use one sheet of paper to wrap several pieces of flatware separating it with paper. Usage multiple sheets of paper (5-8 pcs) to pack kitchen area knives, separating each knife. Label the rolled bundle "knifes" so you would not cut yourself when unloading.
Pots and pans. Use numerous sheets of paper to wrap and separate pans and pots. You can likewise utilize kitchen towels or linens. Choose a few pots or pans that can be nested inside each other.
Load clothing on wall mounts 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 packing paper and location in medium size boxes. Place several shoe boxes into a big or medium moving box if you keep shoes in initial box. It will offer double defense to your most valuable pairs of shoes.
Pack non-hanging clothes in luggage or medium size boxes. We advise to empty cabinets. It will compromise its structure when dressers are brought and transferred with an additional weight inside.
Reserve basics for day of your move.
Shop medicine and first aid materials in a small plastic bin and keep close by. Please mark "Do not take/move", so movers would not pack it mistakenly. Move it on your own.
Load 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 small sealable plastic bags.
Pack all electronics including Televisions into initial manufacture containers, if not readily available usage proper moving box sizes. Wrap each piece of electronic devices with bubble wrap.
Load Flat Televisions into initial manufacture container. If not available leave it to our movers, they will take care of it. Take laptops with you.
Pictures, Family Photos
Small framed photos. Wrap each individually with 2-3 sheets of packing paper and put in inside the box vertically. Utilize the exact same guide when it comes to loading kitchen area plates.
Big photos. Usage proper size mirror/ image container. For extra-large, integrate 2 image containers to construct a larger image box. Things the bottom and sides with paper to develop enough cushion. You can cover the image with paper blankets for additional defense. You can attempt to fit 2 images into 1 box, however beware, because of pressure you may damage pictures.
Detach the lampshade and harp. Load them independently into medium size boxes or proper size container. You can load several lampshades into the exact same box. Ensure to utilize packing paper to separate lampshades and produce cushion to avoid rubbing. If required, use bubble wrap. Mark box "top load" for movers.
Bulbs. We advise disposing of the bulbs, specifically if you are moving cross country. Please wrap individually with packing paper if you want to keep bulbs.
Lamp Base. Wrap the base of table or nightstand lamp with bubble wrap and location vertically inside package. You can put a couple of lights in the exact same box. Light bases can also be loaded with little vases into the same box.
Small to Medium Vases. Wrap each vase with multiple layers of bubble wrap.