One of the first steps to packing up your home is to collect and assemble all the moving boxes. While some of the boxes you use will be ready for packing, others will require some assembly. Putting a box together right is an essential step in ensuring your things arrive at your new home without cracks or broken pieces. Check out this video to help you take the first steps to packing and moving by showing you how to assembly and secure your moving boxes.
We all have them. We all need them. In fact, if you're reading this right now, you're going to have to eventually pack it up. Computers. Fragile, at times testy, equipment that need special consideration when moving. I learned this the hard way. So, no matter how cumbersome or long the task list to prepare your computer for a move, do it! You'll be glad in the end that you did.
With televisions now costing so much money, they're often considered an investment and something you'd hate to break. Not only would you miss out on that all-important game, televisions can be quite expensive to fix. Find out how to pack your TV so that it arrives in your new space without any damage to the screen with this quick tip video.
If you're like me, you collect wine glasses and goblets and have a sentimental attachment to each and every one. Maybe you purchased a set in Italy after touring Tuscany or your grandmother left you her crystal goblets as a wedding present. Whatever the reason, use this step-by-step packing guide to make sure all your precious glassware makes it to their new home without any cracks or breaks.
The garage always seems to be the last space people pack - maybe it's because it appears to be the easiet, with large pieces of equipment that don't always need to be boxed up. But the garage is also our storage area; the place where everything that you don't want in the house is laid to rest, including that old vacuum cleaner, broken lawn furniture and Aunt Georgina's garden gnome collection.
So, to start packing the garage, find out how to pack your tools to ensure they arrive at your new home without anything missing.
While you may think that packing clothes is easy, when it comes to bulky items like coats, you're going to need some special boxes and packing instructions. Not only are coats difficult to pack, they're also quite valuable. So whether you need to pack a sports coat, suit coat or a heavy winter dress coat, find out what supplies you'll need and how to best pack these wardrobe essentials.
When packing up your home, linens can provide essential packing material for your fragile items. Or, if you have delicate linens or linens that you want to protect from potential spills during the move, you'll need to know how to properly prepare and pack them.