Category: Packing Tips


Moving or Jail? That Is The Question.

Being in the moving business, for more years than I wish to count, we’ve always known just how stressful and anxiety provoking moving actually is. We are very familiar with all of the surveys that say MOVING is the third most stressful thing that a person has to deal with in their life – only trailing DEATH and DIVORCE!Continue Reading..


How to Pack Medium-Sized Boxes

Knowing how to pack things the right way before you start packing is extremely important for a smooth move. Here at 123 Moving and Storage we try our best to prepare our current and prospective clients for any move. In this post we will be focusing on how to pack medium sized boxes. Medium sized boxes are industry standard sized boxes that can be used for a number of common household items. After following these simple tips you’ll feel like an expert medium-sized-box-packer!
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5 Mistakes You Can Avoid when Packing Boxes

If you are moving soon it is inevitable that you will be packing. Packing isn’t something most people do often, so it is easy to make mistakes. Here are the top 5 mistakes that you can avoid when packing boxes.
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We know estimates are only approximate and your actual needs may vary so feel free to order as many units as you like -- we don’t charge unless you use them!

Your Home Is Home Size
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Studio < 600 1
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1 BDRM 600 – 800
800 – 1000
1 – 2
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2 BDRM 1000 – 1200
1200 – 1500
2 – 3
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3 BDRM 1500 – 1800
1800 – 2000
3 – 4
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4 BDRM 2000 – 2400
2400 – 2800
5 – 6
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