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Storage Tips

Tips For Your Storage Unit

Storing Furniture

Disassemble and cover. Wrap table legs. Lay down blankets or a pallet between furniture and the floor. Place tables top down on the floor with legs pointing towards the ceiling. Stack chairs seat-to-seat with cloth. Avoid stacking furniture on outside walls.

Storing Metal

Wipe a few drops of oil on bicycles and tools as a rust protector.

Storing Books and Personal Papers

Use file boxes. They are the best containers for your important documents. Pack books flat and fill any empty space to minimize movement. Avoid overfilling cartons.

Storing Large Appliances and Equipment

Leave appliance doors slightly ajar. Make sure your refrigerator or freezer is clean and dry.

Storing Clothes

Avoid excessive wrinkling to your clothes by utilizing wardrobe boxes.

Storing Breakables

Wrap plates, saucers and bowls individually. Use a china carton divider kit for incresed secrity. Fill paper into bottom, top and empty spaces in the carton.

Tips For Moving

Write everything down
  • Do not put the list down unless it’s in a place you’ll call Packing Central. This is where you’ll find your labels, marking pens, box tape and other supplies. Have plenty of supplies – You will need LOTS of boxes. Having enough boxes will make your life easier!
  • Designate a color for each room in the new home. Apply colored stickers on the boxes. In your new home, put a matching sticker on the door to each room.
  • Anything you can pack ahead will save you time on moving day
  • If you must clean your old place after moving out, put together a kit of basic cleaning supplies and rags