Before you start
Please keep in mind all loose products, dishware, china, small cooking area appliances, lamps and other breakable products should be loaded into boxes prior to the move.
Start packaging a minimum of 6-10 days prior to your relocation day. The larger your home/office, the more time you will require to pack everything. Do not leave packaging till the night before the relocation day.
Purchase enough packing products. Obtain new boxes, that are produced moving. Avoid utilizing utilized boxes, supermarket, bankers or post office boxes. You will require also need loading paper, bubble wrap, permanent marker and packaging tape. Prevent using paper. Do not use boxes smaller than 3 cubic feet. Do not utilize 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
Correctly tape bottoms of each box. Run one, however better 2 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 extra assistance and security.
Fill boxes appropriately and securely. Create enough cushion on the bottom of each box with collapsed paper, wrap each vulnerable item with loading paper individually, produce cushion between products, along the sides of the box, and fill in any empty area with packing paper. This will avoid items from shifting and rubbing inside the box. Make sure package is complete to the brim. We recommend topping last number of inches with collapsed paper until the paper is about to tip over the edges to create extra cushion. When closing package, flaps need to be leveled with the brim, make sure flaps don't collapse and don't overflow. Tape the box in "H" like you taped the bottom.
Label each box, compose what space package belongs and a fast description of contents on the top and side of each box. Mark box "delicate" on leading 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 products. Please do not pack books into large box.
Load space by room. Prevent blending items from various spaces into the same box. As you load stack boxes in the corner, with much heavier boxes at the bottom and lighter on top.
Cooking area, Glasses, and Dishware
For dishes and glasses, use specialized meal pack boxes if readily available. If not available, use small (1.5 cubic feet) and medium (3.0 cubic feet) containers.
Cushion bottom of the box with thick layer of rolled fallen apart packaging paper.
Wrap each piece separately. Glasses, dishes must be put into package vertically and lined up in a row.
Do not hesitate to use additional paper to cover and separate products.
Cushion the top and sides with paper to prevent moving. The steadier the contents, the less the opportunity of damages is.
Load canned food in small carton vertically (1.5 cubic feet without any more than 25 cans per box.) if you have any jars, wrap them with packing paper and put within of package. Do not take currently opened jars from the fridge, it may leakage and trigger the damage.
Pack small cooking area devices such as microware, toaster, coffee machine and others into original manufacture box if offered. If not readily available pack into moving box of comparable size, wrapping it with packing paper and or bubble wrap.
Use one sheet of paper to cover several pieces of flatware separating it with paper. Usage multiple sheets of paper (5-8 pcs) to pack cooking area knives, separating each knife.
Usage numerous sheets of paper to cover and separate pans and pots. You can also use kitchen area towels or linens.
Load clothing on wall mounts in closet boxes. On local moves, we will provide 5 to 8 wardrobe boxes for usage at the day of the relocation and will take them back when relocation is done.
Wrap your shoes with packing paper and place 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 read more to your most important sets of shoes.
Load non-hanging clothing in suitcases or medium size boxes. We recommend to empty dressers. It will weaken its structure when dressers are carried and transported with an extra weight inside.
Reserve basics for day of your relocation.
Shop medication and emergency treatment supplies in a small plastic bin and keep nearby. Please mark "Do not take/move", so movers would not pack it inadvertently. Move it on your own.
Load bath towels, washcloths, and other linens into medium size boxes.
Load toiletries in little boxes. To avoid dripping, make sure to seal each bottle with tape and put it in small sealable plastic bags.
Pack all electronics including TVs into original manufacture cartons, if not offered usage suitable moving box sizes. Wrap each piece of electronic devices with bubble wrap.
Load Flat TVs into original manufacture carton. If not available leave it to our movers, they will take care of it. Take laptop computers with you.
Pictures, Household Photos
Small framed photos. Wrap each individually with 2-3 sheets of packing paper and put in inside the box vertically. Use the exact same guide as for packing kitchen area plates.
Big photos. Usage suitable size mirror/ photo container. For extra-large, integrate 2 image containers to develop 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 be mindful, due to the fact that of pressure you might harm images.
Detach the lampshade and harp. Load them independently into medium size boxes or proper size container. You can load numerous lampshades into the very same box. Make certain to utilize loading paper to different lampshades and produce cushion to avoid rubbing. If needed, utilize 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 place vertically inside package. You can put a couple of lights in the same box. Light bases can likewise be loaded with little vases into the exact same box.
Little to Medium Vases. Wrap each vase with numerous layers of bubble wrap.