Day: September 18, 2019

Packing Foods During Relocation

Packing Foods During Relocation

It is a fact that during relocation, you would still want to bring along with you foods that you already have in your old house especially those that you can bring along with you rather than leave it for your disposal. It would actually save you some extra cost to save some of your foods rather than purchase a new one in your new location. Thus, if you opt on to doing the packing yourself rather than let your movers, movers in Carsblad, Ca do it for you. Read our packing tips below.

The first thing that you need to do is to prepare supplies that you need such as old newspapers or magazines, unused plastic bags, small to medium packing boxes, packing tape, and marker. And make sure that prior to packing you need to segregate foods that you intend to bring with you in the new home, and the foods that you intend to leave for consumption. Keep in mind that you cannot include in your packing frozen foods and perishable foods for possibilities of spoilage and decay. So you better have these foods ready for consumption to prevent it from going to waste.  

For like canned goods or any jarred foods that are heavy, it should be packed in smaller boxes. And make sure that you filled it with crumpled papers to avoid mobility or shifting of the goods inside the box. Furthermore, for foods that are glassed, it is important that you secure them properly. First thing that you need to make sure is that the lid of the jar is tightly secured. And once it is secured place the glassed jars inside a plastic bag so as to prevent spoiling other items if spillage occurs. And after you have placed it inside a plastic bag, cover it with sheets of paper so as to protect it from getting broken. Make sure that your box is filled with papers lined at the bottom for cushioning before placing the jars. And once all jars had been placed, fill all spaces with crumpled paper and seal the box securely prior to labeling it properly. 

Packing dried foods During Relocation 

Packing tips for foods that are lighter in weight, like any dried foods, they can all be placed in a medium sized carton. And if ever you have opened goods, make sure to tape it or seal it in a plastic so as to avoid spillage of your foods. Once everything are inside the box, filled it with crumpled papers for cushioning and place another layer of papers on top of your goods before sealing it out. Be sure to leave a mark on the boxes for easy identification of its contents.

It is always best that everything is already prepared, organized, and ready for the loading of your movers. Write a reference to Us.