Whenever you have to plan for house moving, the important thing that comes to mind is the packing. Packing means you need some packing material or supplies to pack different shaped items. Now, you have to move outside of your home to go to any shop to buy packing supplies even for little and non fragile items. If it irritates you, then you can be a mechanic of your house moving by using alternative items that are available at home, certainly. Let’s check out the alternative uses of common households for quick moving and packing.
Old Bed Sheet
If you want your wardrobe to be packed at once, then all you need is to let your wardrobe throw all the clothes on a large bed sheet. You can pack a lot of clothes using that bed sheet. After filling the clothes on the bed sheet, you need to take all four edges of the bed sheet and apply a knot firmly in order to pack it. Similarly, you can use bed sheet for some other non- fragile items like floor cushions packing, stuff toys and other plastic items.
Pillow cover reflects a sack, so you can use it as a sack to put items in it. It can be used in place of professional packing cotton bags. Fill up your pillow covers with non fragile items and then place it in your loading transportation. You can use your own car for moving such items as they will not ruin the beauty of your car in any way.
Take out the old bags from your store room and old wardrobe collection to fill up the households for moving. You can check out the quality of your bag, if you feel that even fragile items will be safe in it then you are welcomed to use it for fragile items moving.
Plastic Sheets in the Garage
Do you have plastic sheets in your garage? If yes then just take them out and start wrapping it on your furniture. Make sure that the sheet should be thick enough to prevent the furniture from scratches. You can also use a doubled sheet for wrapping of your electronic items like washing machine, monitor, CPU, keyboard, juicer, blender, sandwich maker. You can cut the sheet as per need. The sheet can save a lot of money of buying different sizes of cardboards.
Take out the shopping bags and place your non-fragile utensils in it. You can also pack your mechanical tools, spray bottles and even books to carry from your old location to the new one. It will consume less space and you can place it in any small corner.
All the above-mentioned ideas are time saving, money saving and even useful for the green thinkers. You can also take some of the ideas as green moving tips. If still you want some packing material contact a good Man and Van Guildford company who offers packing supplies too for delivery at home.