If you are planning to move soon or if you have already bought a new house and are getting ready to move into your new home, then you need to make sure you have all of the right moving boxes and other packing essentials you will need to get your house all packed up. You will need to think through essentials like getting a moving box for breakables, tv boxes, a garment box for clothes, etc. Packing for a move can be stressful, having the right types of moving boxes and other supplies will make packing a house just a little bit easier.
Below is a list of supplies that you will actually need to get all of your supplies packed up properly so nothing gets broken or damaged:
Several spools of bubble wrap to wrap all of your valuables that could get broken during transport, packing paper to wrap around dishes before putting them in boxes, several different moving box sizes, heavy-duty tape that will hold the heaviest of boxes together and will not allow it to fall apart when they are lifted, and a tape gun to come with it so you can easily let the tape out on the box.
You will then need bags to put mattresses in, lots of trash bags for any trash you may come upon, and at least three or four permanent markers for labeling purposes.
Once you have all of the essential supplies together in one place, you need to then be able to use them properly so that all of your items get through the move without getting broken or damaged.
How to use bubble wrap and packing paper:
Bubble wrap and packing paper are going to be used to protect your valuable things that could break if moved around too hastily or dropped during your move Packing up your fragile things needs to be done carefully, and bubble wrap and/or packing tape will help you do that. To use this stuff properly, first measure out how much of the product will cover your belongings, then roll out an extra foot or so and add a few extra protective layers to your belongings so they have extra padding should they get dropped during the move.
Moving boxes and tape
Depending on how much stuff you own in your house, you will need probably upwards of one hundred boxes or more to pack all of your stuff up in an organized manner and get it all moved to the next home. All of the boxes you have will also need to come in several different shapes and sizes as the things you own come in all sizes. All of those boxes that you get will need to be put together and taped up well so they are good and sturdy and don’t break open when you pick them up to go to the next location.
Before you make your big move to a new home, make sure that you invest in the kind of packing supplies that you can rely on to keep your belongings safe and moved into your new home intact!