Tips for Packing Your Mobile Storage Container


Make sure your container is firm and tightly packed to prevent shifting during transport.

Use the handy tie-downs to secure your belongings Secure top-heavy objects to the walls with ( rope, ratchet straps, bungee cords).

Wrap furniture with blankets, cardboard, bubble wrap.

Distribute weight evenly throughout the container. Don’t place too many heavy items on one side.

Use the same size boxes, ( label boxes).

Place items you may need to access near the front of the container.

Put your own lock on the container and “Don’t lose the Key”.

Make sure all belongings are clean and dry and well protected.

Consider leaving an open box of baking soda to absorb any odors.

Place heavier items on the floor and stack lighter items on top.

Stand couches on end “if couch design suits”.

Fill empty spaces with pillows, clothing, towels.