Whether you are someone who loves to move every few years or you simply can’t stand the thought of moving again, it is important to keep all of your belongings as safe as possible during any move. We all know how exhausting the moving process can be. This is why we have compiled the top three ways to keep your belongings safe that are easy to implement.
Use Bubble Wrap
It goes without saying, all fragile items should be wrapped in bubble wrap. You can purchase your bubble wrap online or simply save it from any of your online shopping orders. While bubble wrap will keep items safe, it should be securely attached to the item. Any type of tape will ensure the bubble wrap does not slip or slide during transport.
Purchase Moving Blankets
Moving blankets serve multiple purposes. The first purpose is to keep larger pieces of furniture safe from scratches or dents. Since larger furniture is often expensive, it can ensure your investment stays safe. The second purpose is to provide a second layer of protection for fragile items. Should a bubble-wrapped item shift during transit, moving blankets prevent any shift or fall from causing damage.
Keep Items Secure During Transit
All items in transit should be securely fastened every few feet. Whether in the back of a vehicle or in a storage pod, securing all of your belongings will preventing shifting. Oftentimes, most damage occurs from not securely packing and securing items before transport begins.
We understand that your belongings are precious and need to be protected. However, if you have had some of your larger pieces for a few years, consider upgrading your living room, dining room, bedroom, or other home furniture today. Upgrading can certainly save you from the stress of moving large, heavy pieces in and out of your home!