Moving: Packaging, our little tips.
A move requires the transportation of all your belongings, as varied as they are. To ensure their safety, it is important to choose the appropriate packaging according to the object to be transported. But how to do it?
What are the techniques are used by Mover and packer serviceVilla Rica, GA30180 and by what means?
Tips for moving your clothes
We choose your suitcases, soft bags or portable wardrobes to avoid wrinkling your clothes. For your sheets, quilts, pillows prefer vacuum bags to cartons. It is a good idea to prepare a box of essentials with the things you will need the first few days after you move in.
For your jewelry
Much to our chagrin, jewelry tends to tangle like our headphones. Fortunately, there are inexpensive and easy solutions to prevent this from happening.
So be sure to use your old roll of toilet paper to keep them from getting tangled. Also use the egg cartons to store small jewels (earrings, bracelets…), put adhesive tape to keep them on the walls.
Handling heavy objects
Solidify your boxes with scotch tape by forming a cross at the bottom, whatever the objects to be transported and especially for the heavier ones.
For books or clothes, prefer rolling suitcases. We don’t think about it, but piling up these things can quickly be very heavy. And in addition, it will prevent you from breaking your back!
Think of plastic bags
For the screws and other bolts of your dismantled furniture, we can group them in envelopes or resalable plastic bags by noting which furniture they belong to be sure not to lose anything. For unmounted furniture, our team wraps it at your home with plastic film so that the drawers do not open during transport.
Make room for order
The preparation of your boxes is essential, we note down what they contain, if they are fragile and to differentiate them according to the room to which they belong.
We use storage bins for your seasonal items. You can easily identify them and quickly put them in the garage or in the attic, since you only use them once a year. It is also a good opportunity to sort through your belongings, for that quickly consult our article on this subject: A move is the opportunity to sort out your belongings!
Escape from breakage
For your fragile objects, it is important to pack them one by one in newspaper and if possible reinforce with bubble wrap, terry towels or old socks for glasses for example
For bulky items, think of old blankets to protect your belongings as much as possible and use suitable boxes. You can reinforce the bottom of your boxes with bubble wrap for maximum security. It is also possible to indicate to the movers in which direction to take the box with the following mentions: “High ↑” and “Low ↓”.
Each box has its own content
Mover and packer service Villa Rica, GA30180 Using small boxes for your heavy stuff which will be more resistant and will not give way. On the other hand, for your lighter but bulky items, large boxes will be more suitable. Even inside the box, the heaviest objects have their place at the bottom. Thus, no object will be crushed during the trip.
Regarding your technological objects like your television, your Hi-Fi system or your computer, it is preferable that they travel in their original boxes if you still have them under your elbow. Otherwise, choose a large cardboard, coupled with newspaper, bubble wrap and other covers. On the connection side and not to mix them, you can use a color code or numbers.
Little tip: Do not hesitate to take a picture of all your connections before disconnecting everything.
A box for more resistance
To transport your canned goods, tools or other objects having a certain weight, use rigid plastic boxes which will allow you to transport them more easily.
No more wasted products
Use plastic bags
Your hygiene products like your shampoo or your essential oils deserve an inescapable tip: put a sufficiently large end of plastic bag on your open bottle then close the cap over and voila.
Scotch tape and blankets to arm
Now we pay special attention to the mirrors: Use your tape to minimize vibrations and at the same time, the risk of cracking or breakage!