small box

Small Box

Learn what goes into a small box,
what to pack and what not.

small box packing video

Small Box


What items can go into a Small Box?

  • Books
  • Records
  • Documents
  • Tools
  • CD's
  • Fragile figurines
  • Spices
  • Dry food
  • Knick-knacks and more...

Place items tightly & securely inside the box.

Protect fragile items by using bubble wrap.

Arrange and rearrange items until well fitted.

Fill empty spaces between items with bubble wrap or packing paper to prevent shaking.

Important:
Remember to condense the box tightly with packing paper (see Box Basics video).

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
  • Fertilizer
  • Car batteries

Do Not Pack - Liquids & Flammables

  • Liquid cleaning supplies
  • Propane tanks
  • Gas tanks
  • Aerosols
  • Cleaning Solvents
  • Paints

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 sporting equipment, books in smaller boxes.
    Use large boxes for lighter items such as: linens, bedding, clothing etc.

Watch more packing videos.

Storage Locations

Los Angeles
5698 Bandini Blvd B.
Bell, CA 90201
P: 888-680-7200 Ext. 102
San Francisco
2000 McKinnon Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94124
P: 888-680-7200 Ext. 135
New York
200 Murray Hill Pkwy.
East Rutherford, NJ 07073
P: 888-680-7200 Ext. 131

Business Hours(PST)

Monday: 8am - 4pm
Tuesday: 8am - 4pm
Wednesday: 8am - 4pm
Thursday: 8am - 4pm
Friday: 8am - 4pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
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