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Moving Supplies: What Do I Need?

Moving is probably one of the most stressful situations for any family, it’s like packing your whole life in boxes, move them to a new place, and unpack your whole life again… Sounds exhausting!!! Finding quality moving supplies can be more stressful.

Successful moving requires a lot of planning and organization to make sure everything goes as it is supposed to, and avoid missing things. But even if you do that, you can leave something aside, but don’t worry! That’s why we are here! To help you and make this experience the easiest possible for you.

When you are aware that moving day is soon, you will have a lot of things on your mind you will want to take care of, and the less thing you will really worry about is the supplies you will need to pack all your stuff, this is the simplest task but the less taking on count.

At Condor Moving Systems you will find everything you need to start packing your stuff up, but what exactly do you need? Well, this is a question we will answer for sure, just keep scrolling.

This is the only situation in life where more is actually more! So, you better make sure to have enough packing supplies to avoid losing time having to find extra boxes at the last minute. Here are some tips that can save you a lot of money, time and stress!

Quality Moving Boxes

Most people always try to go to local stores to find some boxes for free, this can save you money but we recommend you to invest in quality moving boxes, especially for heavy items. When time is everything, the last thing you want is your stuff falling on the floor while the box is still in your hands.You can use reusable boxes for lightweight objects but check that the cardboard is still hard and doesn’t have moisture spots. For quality moving boxes you can check our catalog of moving supplies here.

Create a Packing Supplies Basket

It is natural for moving to be a real mess! But try to maintain the things you can organized. Your moving supplies will be your most frequently used objects. The best thing you can do is having a basket with all your items so you and the people who will be helping you can have everything they need at the reach of their hands. This will save you time because you won’t be around your house wondering where did you leave the tape or the scissors.

More is Actually Better

Always, no exceptions: get extra packing and moving supplies, trust us, you will need them. Thinking of just in case is the best preventive strategy you can take when it comes to moving. It doesn’t matter how planned you have everything, how ahead of time you start packing, time will always be running on you, so you better make sure to have everything you need to avoid losing time going to the store at the last minute.

Keep Sandwich Bags Handy

Not specifically for sandwiches though, but these bags are very helpful when it comes to holding small pieces like screws, nuts, cords, etc. Remember to tape the bags to the back of the item they correspond to.

Last but not least: Stay Hydrated

Moving day is exhausting, you will be running here and there and of course, there will be a lot of sweating involved, so remember to stay hydrated. You can have lots of water bottles on-hand when moving for you and your team, everyone will thank you for sure!

Local and Long Distance Moving

Condor Moving Systems provides exceptional local and long-distance moving services with the most competitive rates. We have all your moving needs covered including packing, loading, transportation, storage and moving coverage.

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