Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Top 10 Tips for Packing Moving Boxes

Cassie Damewood

 · Jul 31, 2018

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Moving is typically a double-edged sword. It’s exciting to start a new chapter in your life, but packing up all your stuff — not to mention unpacking everything at your new place — is typically a stressful process.

Your first apartment is an exciting milestone. You’re stepping out on your own (whether it’s from your parent’s place or you will finally be living without a roommate), and it’s something that should be celebrated.

Ramona Branson

 · Aug 29, 2017

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The movers are gone, and now all you’re left with is a bunch of boxes in complete disarray. Moving can be stressful, but unpacking is the best part. You not only get to become more acquainted with your new home, but you also get a chance to reorganize your things and create a better living space […]

Ramona Branson

 · Aug 22, 2017

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After moving, unpacking all of your items is the first step to getting your new apartment to feel like home. However, after the stress and physical effort of the weeks leading up to moving day, unpacking may not be the first thing on your mind—at least not until you’ve had a chance to relax and […]

Staff Writer

 · Dec 2, 2010

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You have signed the lease, placed all the utility deposits and your the hard things are moved in. Now comes the task of unpacking. When starting out on this task, there are a few boxes that should be priority. Kitchen Necessities While not everything in the kitchen will take top priority, there are a few […]

Staff Writer

 · Feb 21, 2010

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It’s important to get a written moving estimate before you hire a moving company. It should be itemized and show everything that makes up your total moving cost. Here are typical charges you can expect: Transportation The bulk of your moving costs will be transportation charges. The moving company will take the total weight of […]

Staff Writer

 · Nov 6, 2009

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When you first move into a new apartment, its bare walls and empty rooms may feel like the farthest thing from home. However, with a little creativity and hard work, you can turn this sterile space into a cozy home. Read on for tips to make your apartment the place you look forward to coming home to at the end of the day.

aptsherpa

 · Apr 2, 2007

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