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Kitchener, ON,
N2K 1S8
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Best Packing Tips

Container Doors openHere are some helpful Tips for packing your Mobile Storage container?

  • Have a general plan of the order and placement of the items you will be packing
  • Make sure your container is firmly packed to prevent shifting during transport.
  • Use the handy tie downs to secure your belongings
  • Secure top heavy objects to the walls with ( use rope, ratchet straps or bungee cords)
  • Wrap furniture with blankets, cardboard, bubble wrap
  • Distribute weight evenly throughout the container. Don’t place to many heavy items on one side
  • Use same size boxes
  • Label your boxes
  • Place items you may need to access near the front of container
  • Put your own lock on the container and don’t loose the Key
  • Make sure all belongings are clean and dry and well protected
  • Consider leaving a open box of baking soda to absorb any odors
  • Place heavier items on the floor and stack lighter items on top
  • Stand couches on end if couch design suits
  • Fill empty spaces with pillows, clothing or towels