Packing is the most important and also a difficult task in relocation. A proper packing saves belongings from several damages in whole relocation process. So, it is very important for people to pack their belongings properly. Since a typical house contains variety of items and they must be grouped in appropriate manner for their safety. Proper stuffing of goods needs lots of packing supplies and effort from people. Some important tips for packing of common household things are following. If you are going to shift and want to pack your belongings by self, these tips cab be helpful for you.
First and most important thing is that if you want to pack your belongings by self start the process at least one month before your relocation schedule with less useful items. If you are going to shifting summers group you winter clothes first and if moving in winters start the process with fans, air conditioners, coolers and other stuffs used in summers. Before start packing you should sort-out all the useless items and sale them. It will make you packing and moving easy and you will get also some significant amount of money. Purchase good quality supplies for stuffing of your home belongings.
Glassware and delicate items are very easily breakable and needs extra care. You should be very careful in stuffing of these items. Use bubble wrapping sheets to wrap them. Select appropriate size of cartons to group them. Put good quality soft padding materials at the bottom of the boxes to provide them soft base. Place each identical glassware item in vertical position inside the carton. If there is any empty space between items also fill it with padding materials. It will reduce the friction and movement between items inside the box.
For large electronic items use their original cartons, if not available you can purchase appropriate size of sturdy boxes from market. If possible, switch-off you are electronic items at least two days before packing schedule. Remove all the fixtures and pack them in separate plastic bags. Tape looses parts to restrict their movement. After the group in strong sturdy cartons with using goods quality appropriate padding materials.
Packing of large furniture is also very difficult. You should dissemble them as much as possible and also properly mark them so that anyone can easily assemble furniture. Use packing blankets to cover them. These blankets are made-up of thick and strong fabrics and save furniture form several damages and scratches in shipping.
by Hitesh Kumar