Disassemble furniture such as tables and beds, marking all pieces so you can easily put them back together.
Use boxes that are uniform in size and remember all boxes should be full and when stacked, the heaviest on bottom.
It’s best to put clothing and curtains in hanging wardrobe boxes or they should be stored in dresser drawers or cedar chests along with linens.
Pack small appliances and electronic items in bubble wrap.
Protect your mattresses and box springs from soiling with U-Haul mattress bags.
Use the space inside appliances to store other smaller items.
Books should be packed flat to protect their spines and should be put in small boxes to ease lifting.
Never store food or items that will attract pests and for your safety never store hazardous materials such as flammable liquids.
Pictures and mirrors are best packed in specially designed mirror boxes.
As you prepare to move, consider donating unwanted clothing and household items.