your boxes and cartons to a maximum of 50 pounds.
crushed newsprint for cushioning.
boxes that can be securely taped shut.
similar weight items together.
boxes with your name, original room, destination room, brief
description of contents.
Room by room tips for packing:
power tools of oil and gas.
old towels to wrap sharp-edged tools
grills, dispose of charcoal and, if applicable, disconnect propane
tank. Propane tanks cannot
be transported in the moving truck.
hardware for disassembled items in small, plastic bags.
Dispose of all perishables.
china and glasses separately in clean paper. Use a large amount of
paper padding between items in boxes.
heavier items such as pots and pans in the bottom of boxes.
large appliances such as refrigerators: clean thoroughly and
disconnect all hoses. If necessary, have a licensed technicians
disconnect the appliance (in the case of gas ranges).
Hanging clothing can be transported in large
available from us. If wardrobe boxes are not used, fold and pack
clothing in suitcases or boxes lined with clean paper.
large, clean plastic bag for packing linens in boxes. Linens and
bedding can be used as cushioning for boxes.
Mattresses should be packed in mattress bags. Pillows make good
padding for other items.
Mirrors should be packed in special cartons.
like, have your area rugs cleaned before moving. You'll receive them
rolled in a form easy for transport.
books of the same size together in a box. Do not overload boxes.
shades are particularly fragile. Pack with clean paper and place in
a box at least two inches large than shade diameter. Label the box
"Lamp Shades - Fragile - Top Load Only."
stereo equipment, secure as appropriate for disc players and
turntables. Consult your manual.