PACKING SCULPTURES, VASES, AND FRAGILES

Pack your vases with special care, a larger box is required

  When transporting fragiles, vases, or sculptures either find the best movers possible with the most experience, or use these helpful tips to insure a safe trip. PACKING FRAGILES, VASES, STATUES VASES AND STATUES   First, find a box that is 1/3 to ½ larger than the piece being packed.  … [Read more...]

PACKING ARTWORK

Artwork requires special handling and packing before you move

Moving artwork can vary between a simple self move and needing professionals.  Art size and type and move type can help you determine whether you can move the pieces yourself, you need furniture movers, or art moving specialists.  The next tips can help you choose the proper move option. First … [Read more...]

LAMP PACKING AND MOVING TIPS

Remove the shade before moving your lamp

Lamps, meaning free standing non hardwired light fixtures aren’t usually that difficult to move, but a few tips can make packing lamps easier whether a home mover is hired or a self move is performed. TABLE LAMPS: Table lamps are usually 8” to 30” tall and sit on top of a piece of furniture … [Read more...]

HOW TO PACK YOUR KITCHEN: DISHES, BREAKABLES, AND OTHER MISC

All American movers can pack your kitchen.  South Hill Mover, or any other able movers can too, but if follow some simple tips; you can protect your kitchen items like the pros do. PACKING DISHES AND OTHER BREAKABLES:   Dishes and other breakables should be packed in a dish pack ( a double walled … [Read more...]