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How to Label Boxes

“Fat” is In – Use the thickest, darkest marker you can find for labeling boxes. Pencils, pens, tin or light markers are almost impossible to see even just a few feet away. Abbreviate Room Names – Start box labels with the abbreviated name of the room followed by a box number, such as “BTH2-6” for “second bathroom, 6th box.” You can then track each box to make sure everything arrived safely. Label “Open Me First” on boxes where it applies….

 

Saving Time and Energy While Storing

Packing is a hassle, no matter how organized you are or how early you start. But following these expert moving tips will make the process much less of a hassle and will save you time and effort. Old, worn-out boxes can cause more problems than they prevent. But space bags are ideal for keeping big items protected while also saving room. They’re perfect for big, seasonal clothing, pillows, comforters, and blankets. These items shrink to practically nothing, making them lighter…

 

Storage Tips

Storage is important, so here are a few tips on how to ensure that your items are stored safely and securely. Use furniture drawers for delicate items and specially wrap and label them as “FRAGILE”. Bubble wrap and packing paper are excellent for these purposes. When storing      business files and inventory, label all boxes and construct aisles so files are easily seen and accessible. Be careful not to store anything combustible, (such as paint and chemicals), or perishable, (such as food that is not…

 

Packing Up Your Items

Sometimes hiring movers can be a big help when moving, but handling the packing yourself will ensure your most prized possessions are in the best of care. You can rest easy knowing you packed your items well and if you hire movers, their chances of breaking anything are lessened. Here are a few tips that can help you make the most of your packing. Use only unprinted newsprint paper to wrap items. Regular newspapers and colored tissue papers are messy…

 

Packing Tips

Pack one room at a time labeling each box appropriately (on top and side) with a description of its contents and which room the box belongs in. Also label boxes containing breakable or sentimental items with Fragile. Keep a detailed list of what items are packed in each box to make unpacking easier. Empty all drawers of breakable or spillable items. To keep from unnecessary damage, it’s a good idea to put all furniture knobs, feet, screws, etc. in one…

 

Packing Right: What You Need to Know

Packing is never any fun. However, there are steps you can take to make it bearable, and better than expected. Packing efficiently ensures a quick move, organization, and always saves you time. Be sure you use the proper packing materials. It will pay off in the long run! Sturdy boxes, packing tape, bubble wrap, and packing peanuts can all be purchased at local moving or shipping companies. Wardrobe boxes and other specialty boxes can be found there too. Sturdy boxes…

 
 
 
 

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