Our Moving and Packing Tips

You’re ready to make the big move, but your stuff isn’t. Packing up all your belongings is a big task, but there are many ways to make the process easier. These moving and packing tips will help get you ready!

  • Call Dan the Movin’ Man to make your moving reservation
  • Don’t procrastinate: set a schedule!
  • Pack room by-room
  • Use saran wrap to protect jewelry or delicate items
  • Put heavy items in small boxes and light items in bigger ones
  • Pack a box of essential items you will need immediately after the move in a clear box
  • Start selling unwanted items at least 6 weeks before the move
  • Schedule disconnect times for your utilities in advance
  • Don’t leave empty spaces in boxes, fill in the gaps with clothing or packing paper
  • Tape boxes well
  • Arrange to have your kid/pets taken care of on the day of the move
  • Tape the bottom and top seams of the boxes for extra security