Moving Tips

You'll be surprised by how much is involved in the moving process. A little planning will help you prepare for your move and for filling up your storage unit. With this in mind, we at Jewell Self Storage thought it might be a good idea to give everyone who reads this site some handy advice which, if followed, can help make the whole process go a lot smoother.

Tip 1:

Preparation and planning are essential components of a successful, cost-effective move. 


Tip 2:

The best way to save money is to do the packing yourself.


Tip 3:

Make sure you pack your belongings properly and label each box clearly. Pack your books and other heavy objects in small boxes so they're easier to handle. Squat, don't bend over, and use your legs to lift any heavy objects. Also, disassemble large furniture pieces so they'll fit easily through the door.


Tip 4:

These steps will cut down on the time it takes you to load and unload your belongings, and will help you save money on your move and storage.