How to Pack Like a Professional
So you’re ecstatic to be moving to Ireland, where you’ll meet some suave Irish gentleman at a pub. Perhaps you’re slipping on a fanny pack and taking photos in Peru. Whatever the case may be, you’re going to need to pack your belongings. Professional packing is the way to go since they have the right resources and years of experience. However, if you’re short on cash there are numerous ways to pack like a pro.
From Box to Bin
Unique Way to Use Clothing
We all know there is something majestic about bubble wrap. You can get lost popping plastic for hours. Realistically, it is a complete time waster. Instead of spending money purchasing bubble wrap, grab old clothing and wrap your fragile items. This is a great shortcut to saving costs and you can keep reusing your clothes. Not to mention, you’re packing your clothes at the same time. Think about it.
Label the Right Way
Color coding is another reliable method that not too many folks think to take advantage of. Choose a color for each room and label that specific room’s box with that color. For instance, anything in the kitchen is marked blue so throw some blue tape on the box or draw a dash with a blue marker.
Nothing is more irritating than opening your bag to find all your shampoos and lotions have leaked. Put some saran wrap over your bottle and screw a cap over it. This ensures that the liquid remains in the cap. Additionally, keep your clothes in the drawers and cover with saran wrap. Rather than packing clothes in the boxes, this will save you a great deal of time. The last thing to wrap? Jewelry! Keep your jewelry display maintained by wrapping it with Press ‘n Seal. Avoid getting everything tangled up.
When packing it is best to ‘think outside the box.’ Explore different options so you aren’t wasting time or money. If your lifestyle is too busy, call on SDC International Moving to have our teams of professionals pack your belongings. We offer door-to-door shipping so you don’t need to lift a finger. For those bulky, unmanageable items we can provide you with custom crates.