If you want to move out and get moved in as quickly as possible, packing properly is the most important thing you can do. Proper packing ensures that you can make the most of your space and that you can unpack with ease and efficiency. That’s why many people opt to hire professional packers and movers.
Professional Packers and Movers Know How Important Packing Is
Still not convinced about the importance of packing correctly? Here are some reasons that packing is very important to the success of your move.
It Keeps Your Items Safe
Packing your items properly keeps them safe during the move. Not only does it eliminate the likelihood that items will get jostled and end up damaging each other, there are also packing methods designed to protect specific items so that they are preserved. For example, if you pack your plates vertically, they will be less likely to break. Using saran wrap on open toiletries will help you avoid spills. If you have powder cosmetics, a cotton pad in the compact will keep them from breaking. If you research these little tips, they will help keep your items intact.
It Makes Things Easier to Find
Save yourself hours of searching by packing your immediately needed items in a clear plastic tote. Label each box that you pack by room and what is in them. This will tell the movers where to put the box, and also make your unpacking process efficient and simple.
There’s Less Unpacking When You Do It Right
Most people unpack all of their dresser drawers and end up putting the items back exactly where they came from. Instead, use press and seal or plastic wrap to protect the drawers and keep your items from spilling or getting lost.
At Brothers EZ Moving Company, we’ve packed up homes the right way for years. We consider ourselves to be experts in the packing process. What’s the worst thing that has ever happened to you as a result of poor packing during a move? Do you still have items you’ve never unpacked? Broken items as a result of poor packing? We want to hear your story in the comments below!