The services of a professional moving company are helpful in any relocation, but so to is having the right assortment of moving supplies at your disposal. If you’re ready to start packing up, make sure you have access to the following items:
Boxes and tape
Obvious, perhaps, but worth mentioning all the same. Get a collection of different sized cardboard boxes, and try to use smaller ones for denser items, so that the bottom does not give out easily. For delicate and fragile objects, it’s ideal if you still have the original packaging and perfectly formed inserts to hold the items in place.
Pro tip: tape can also be used to keep cupboards and drawers shut and in place (though be aware that some tapes may leave unsightly residue on furniture).