Updated: Jan 3
No matter how carefully you handle your items, damage can still occur during moving and transporting. Fortunately, when you take proper trained movers, they will take time to properly package and protect your items, you can reduce the chances of them getting damaged in transit. Here are some tips on how to properly pack and protect your items to avoid damage:
Choose the Right Box and Packing Material:
Make sure to choose the right size box and the right packing material.
Make sure the box is not too big or too small for the item. Also, use packing material that is designed to absorb shock and cushion the item, such as bubble wrap, foam, and packing peanuts.
Securely Seal the Box:
Tape the box shut with a strong packing tape.
Make sure to seal all seams and edges.
Label the Box:
Clearly label the box with the content description to ensure that the item will be placed in the right place.
You can also label the box with “Fragile” or “Handle with Care” to alert the carrier that the package needs special attention.
Use additional packing materials like foam corner protectors to reinforce the box and protect it from damage.