Family Moving

To & Fro, Protecting Your Items on the Go!

Chantal Joaquin-Starrett | August 15, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Relocating can be an stressful experience. It comes with a number of difficulties, particularly with regard to safeguarding your possessions while traveling. We at StorPlace Self Storage recognize how important it is to protect your possessions. We'll provide some helpful advice on how to safely secure your moving boxes in this blog article to make the transfer go smoothly and without incident.

Invest in High-Quality Moving Supplies

Start with bubble wrap, packing peanuts, packing tape, and high-quality moving boxes. Robust packaging will offer the best protection for your belongings, stoping the possibility of shattering while in route. A selection of packing supplies are available from StorPlace Self Storage to ensure the safety and security of your possessions. Ask our manager for any moving questions you may have.

Pack Wisely

Take some time to pack smartly before sealing those boxes. Stack lighter, more delicate goods on top and heavier items at the bottom. To cushion fragile things like glassware, electronics, and figurines, use packing paper or bubble wrap. For more protection against objects shifting during the move, stuff any empty spaces in the boxes with newspaper or packing peanuts.

Boxes should be clearly labeled to ensure a seamless unpacking experience and to assist movers in handling boxes with caution. Each box should have its contents and the room to which it belongs clearly labeled. This helps with organizing and guarantees that delicate objects receive the care they require.

Use Extra Tape to Reinforce Boxes

Use extra packing tape to reinforce the top and bottom of each box to provide an additional degree of security. This step is particularly crucial for bulky or delicate objects. During transit, the box won't collapse or open if the seams are reinforced.

Use Furniture Blankets and cushioning

To avoid scratches, dents, and other damages, consider purchasing furniture blankets or cushioning for bigger furniture pieces. Give these things a good wrap, then use packing tape to keep the cover in place. To preserve the immaculate state of your priceless belongings, StorPlace Self Storage provides furniture covers and padding.

Employ Pro Movers

If you want to delegate the hard lifting to movers with experience, think about hiring them. Moving firms with experience have the know-how and tools necessary to safely secure your possessions. Look into and select a reliable moving business that has a history of secure and safe relocation, good reviews, and both.

Think About Climate-Controlled Storage

If there will be a large amount of time between moving out of your present home and into your new one, you might want to use a climate-controlled storage facility such as StorPlace Self Storage. By shielding delicate objects from excessive heat, climate control helps avoid degradation, melting, and warping.

Storing With StorPlace Self Storage

StorPlace Self Storage recognize the value of a stress-free moving process. Your valuables will reach at their destination safe and undamaged if you use our premium packing supplies and these helpful advice. You should view moving as an exciting new chapter in your life, and you can ensure a safe and seamless transfer by taking the appropriate preparations.

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