Before you start
Please keep in mind all loose items, dishware, china, little kitchen home appliances, lights and other breakable items need to be packed into boxes prior to the relocation.
Start packaging at least 6-10 days prior to your move 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.
Purchase enough loading materials. Get new boxes, that are made for 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 newspaper. Do not use boxes smaller sized than 3 cubic feet. Do not use boxes without closing tops.
Do not pack the anything from list of "Products that movers can't move by the law" and
General Packaging Rules
Appropriately tape bottoms of each box. Run one, but 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 additional security run extra strip over the middle and tape around the bottom for additional support and security.
Produce adequate cushion on the bottom of each box with fallen apart paper, cover each vulnerable item with loading 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 need to 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, compose what space the box belongs and a quick description of contents on the top and side of each box. Mark box "vulnerable" on top and side, if there are breakables inside. If box is going to other place, put it aside and identify "other area".
Use smaller boxes for much heavier items and bigger boxes for lighter products. Please do not load books into large box.
Pack room by room. Prevent mixing items from different spaces into the exact same box. As you pack stack boxes in the corner, with heavier boxes at the bottom and lighter on top.
Cooking area, Glasses, and Dishware
For dishes and glasses, use specialized dish pack boxes if readily available. If not available, utilize little (1.5 cubic feet) and medium (3.0 cubic feet) cartons.
Cushion bottom of the box with thick layer of rolled crumbled packing paper.
Wrap each piece individually. Glasses, dishes need to be placed into the box vertically and aligned in a row.
Don't be reluctant to utilize additional paper to wrap and separate items.
Cushion the leading and sides with paper to prevent shifting. The steadier the contents, the less the possibility of damages is.
Pack canned food in little container vertically (1.5 cubic feet with no more than 25 cans per box.) Cover them with packing paper and put inside of the box if you have any jars. Do not take currently opened containers from the fridge, it may leak and trigger the damage.
Load little kitchen home appliances such as microware, toaster, coffee device and others into here initial manufacture box if available. If not available pack into moving box of similar size, covering it with loading paper and or bubble wrap.
Flatware. 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.
Usage several sheets of paper to cover and separate pots and pans. You can also use kitchen towels or linens.
Load clothing on hangers in wardrobe boxes. On local relocations, we will supply 5 to 8 wardrobe boxes for use at the day of the relocation and will take them back when relocation is done.
Wrap your shoes with loading paper and location in medium size boxes. Location multiple shoe boxes into a large or medium moving box if you keep shoes in original box. It will provide double security to your most important pairs of shoes.
Load non-hanging clothing in luggage or medium size boxes. We advise to empty cabinets. It will deteriorate its structure when cabinets are carried and transferred with an additional weight inside.
Reserve essentials for day of your move.
Store medication and very first help products 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 prevent leaking, ensure to seal each bottle with tape and put it in little sealable plastic bags.
Pack all electronics including TVs into original manufacture cartons, if not available use appropriate moving box sizes. Wrap each piece of electronic equipment with bubble wrap.
Pack Flat TVs into initial manufacture container. If not offered leave it to our movers, they will look after it. Take laptop computers with you.
Pictures, Household Photos
Little framed photos. Wrap each separately with 2-3 sheets of loading paper and put in inside the box vertically. Use the exact same guide when it comes to loading kitchen area plates.
For extra-large, combine 2 photo cartons to build a larger photo box. You can cover the photo with paper blankets for extra security. You can try to fit 2 pictures into 1 box, but be careful, because of pressure you may harm pictures.
Detach the lampshade and harp. Pack them separately into medium size boxes or appropriate size carton. You can pack multiple lampshades into the same box. Make sure to use packing paper to separate lampshades and create cushion to prevent rubbing. If read more necessary, use bubble wrap. Mark box "leading load" for movers.
Bulbs. We suggest disposing of the bulbs, particularly if you are moving cross country. Please wrap individually with packing paper if you desire to keep bulbs.
Light Base. Wrap the base of table or nightstand light with bubble wrap and place vertically inside the box. You can put a couple of lamps in the same box. Light bases can likewise be loaded with little vases into the very same box.
Little to Medium Vases. Wrap each vase with several layers of bubble wrap.
Before you start