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Picture Box

Different things can go into a picture box,
learn here how to use it best.

Picture box packing video

Picture Box

What can go into a Picture Box?

  • Normal sized mirrors
  • Pictures
  • Paintings
  • Glass / marble pieces (shelves, tabletops, etc.)

Open the box.

Strongly secure box bottom.

Pad box bottom with packing paper.

Fit items into the box (not more than 3-4 items).

Place carton dividers between items.

Protect fragile items with bubble wrap.

Condense box tightly with packing paper to prevent breakage.

Seal the box.

For larger items you can combine two boxes.

Some items are not permitted to be moved. Your moving company can provide you with a list of non-allowable items.

Do Not Pack

  • Fire arms
  • Ammunition

Do Not Pack - LiquidsS & Flammables

  • Liquid cleaning supplies
  • Propane tanks
  • Gas tanks
  • Aerosols

Do Not Pack - Heavy

  • Boxes should not be too heavy for one man to maneuver, or exceed 50lbs in weight.
    Pack any heavy articles such as books in smaller boxes.
    Use large boxes for lighter items such as: linens, bedding, clothing etc.

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