Category: Packing Tips

Quick Moving Tips: How to Move Out of a House in 2 Weeks
Jul 28, 2023
Moving in a hurry? Our last-minute movers guide covers everything you need to make a quick move into or out of your house in 2 weeks or less!
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Quick Apartment Moving: How to Move an Apartment in 2 Weeks
Jul 14, 2023
Moving in a hurry? Our last-minute apartment moving guide covers everything you need to make a quick move into or out of an apartment in 2 weeks or less!
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11 Steps for Moving in 2 Weeks or Less: The Guide for Last Minute Movers
Jun 29, 2023
If moving last-minute has you freaked out, don't worry! Here's everything you need to know about moving out ASAP plus a moving checklist by professional movers!
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Are There Movers Who Pack & Unpack For You? All Your Questions, Answered
Apr 07, 2023
Yes, there really are movers who pack for you. You can hire them, and not break a sweat! Learn more about what to expect from movers who pack, what movers won’t pack, how to know if you should hire professional packers, & how much it typically costs.
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Must-Have Safety Tips for Packing Your Garage to Move
Mar 22, 2021
Getting ready to pack your garage can be tough! Here are the best ways to safely and securely pack up everything in your garage before move day arrives —from tools to lawnmowers & more.
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Ultimate Guide on How to Pack Everything You Own For a Move
Feb 08, 2021
Here’s the only guide you’ll ever need on how to pack. From shoes, wine glasses, timing, & more, see tips from 30+ years of moving expertise
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Easy, Expert Advice on How to Pack For A Move
Dec 05, 2020
Moving soon? Get the expert tips on the best ways to prepare and how to pack for a move that will save you from wasted money, time & headaches!
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5 Essential Things To Do On Moving Day
Aug 09, 2020
Moving can either be exciting or overwhelming. If you haven’t prepared or organized all the necessary things to do on moving day, just thinking about it can be downright…
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What to Know (& Do) Before Hiring Professional Packers
Jul 30, 2020
If you’ve got competing priorities, you should strongly consider hiring professional packers before your next move. Imagine: You’re moving in a week and have been so busy with work…
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Jul 17, 2020
Whether you’ve planned ahead or need to move last minute, 3 Men Movers is here to make your move as stress-free as possible!
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Best & Worst Ways to Pack Ahead for a Move
May 17, 2020
Need to pack ahead for a move? See the best & worst ways to pack dishes, plants, jewelry, clothing, and more to make your move more efficient.
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The Perks of Packing Crews—Straight From our Customers
Mar 15, 2019
Is time running out before your move day? Feeling overwhelmed? Or do you just want to be doing literally anything else besides packing everything you own into boxes? If you…
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Should You Hire Packers or Do the Job Yourself?
Feb 03, 2019
Packing is one of the most time-consuming parts of moving. So why not outsource it to the experts? If hiring professional packers has never crossed your mind, it’s time to…
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Why Hire Professional Packers to Pack Your Holiday Decorations
Dec 27, 2018
If you’re trying to decide if you should hire professional packers for your move, look around your house and picture putting everything you see into boxes. If you don’t have…
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3 Myths About Our Unpacking Service Debunked
Jul 22, 2018
If you’ve moved a few times over the years, you’ve probably hired movers at some point. Maybe you’ve even hired professional packers to help you prepare for a fast approaching…
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5 Packing Tricks To Save Money & Prevent Damages
Jul 02, 2018
Moving often seems to take just a little more time, money and effort than you originally planned. That’s part of what makes moving such a chore! But at 3 Men…
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Building Your Emergency Move Kit
Jun 01, 2018
As you pack up your house before your Dallas movers arrive, set aside some necessities so you have easy access to them once you arrive at your new home. After…
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The Best Way To Pack Your Garage
Apr 24, 2018
If you’re not looking forward to packing up your house before a move, you’re probably dreading packing up your garage even more. After all, the garage is where most people…
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Unpacking & Organizing Your Home After a Move
Apr 12, 2018
If you recently packed up your house and moved everything into the truck — or at least watched your Houston movers move it all — you probably breathed a sigh…
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How many boxes do you need for your move?
Feb 28, 2018
If you’ve ever wondered, "How many boxes do I need?" for your move, the answer is, "It depends." I know this is not very helpful, so I’ll attempt to break…
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What to Pack First When Moving
Jan 30, 2018
No matter how excited you are to move, you likely still dread packing. It’s much more fun to spend your time looking at pictures of your new home, visualizing which…
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How To Pack An Apartment In One Day
Oct 03, 2017
If you’re looking at your schedule and panicking because you only have one day free to pack before your movers arrive we’re here to help by providing you with 5…
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How To Pack A Moving Truck Or Car Like A Pro
Aug 24, 2017
Planning to pack your own car, rental van, or moving truck for your next move? You’re in luck! We’ve been doing this every day for over 30 years, and we’re…
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Packing Hacks: Paper Tape vs Clear Tape
Aug 23, 2017
One fatal flaw in the packing process is choosing the wrong type of tape. Brown paper tape is the way to go when packing. Leave the clear, flimsy tape behind!…
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How To Pack Wine Glasses
Aug 16, 2017
Picture this: the movers have just left, you find your favorite bottle of wine, and open your box of wine glasses only to find that your glasses have shattered during…
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How To Pack Shoes For A Move
Jul 26, 2017
If you’re in the middle of packing for your next move you’ve got a lot to cover. There’s dishes, books, clothes, and of course your shoes. Depending on what your…
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The Easiest Way To Pack Your Clothes For A Move
Apr 07, 2017
Planning for an upcoming move? Dreading the process of packing your closet? If so, you’re not alone. Packing your clothes for a move usually takes the longest of all your…
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What Should I Do With My Valuables When Moving?
Jan 19, 2017
One of the things our customers worry about the most when moving, is how to keep their valuables safe from damage. A “valuable” can be subjective… from items that have…
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What You Need For The First Night In Your Home
Aug 24, 2016
What You Need For The First Night In Your Home Moving into a new home is hectic, tiring, and exciting. While there’s definitely a lot of work involved, the day…
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How To Properly Pack Before Your Move
Aug 09, 2016
Every move is different. The size of the home, the logistics of loading, and the amount of belongings that the family or individual has will determine the length of the…
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Decluttering Your Home Made Easy
Jul 12, 2016
You never notice how much stuff you have until you are in the midst of spring cleaning or in this case, getting ready for a move; that’s because clutter sneaks…
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How To Pack Valuables Before A Move
Aug 12, 2015
Here’s an easy-to-follow guide on what valuables you need to hold onto or pack for movers. Most packing guides on the Internet will help you square away your home, but…
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The Easy Way To Pack For Your Move
Aug 07, 2015
The Easy Way To Pack Before Your Move I don’t think anyone has ever enjoyed the idea of packing before a move. Most people dread the daunting task of having…
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How to: Pack for a Painless Move
Aug 04, 2015
Utilize these packing tips to make your packing process productive. I don’t think anyone has ever enjoyed the idea of packing before a move. Most people dread the daunting task…
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8 Tips from Austin Movers to Keep Your Fine China Safe
Jul 04, 2014
Expert packing is a fundamental part of every successful, stress-free, damage-free move. Whether you pack your home or use professional packers, it is important to pay very close attention to…
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3 Packing Supplies That Will Save You Major Embarrassment
Jun 04, 2014
Everyone has been there. Remember that junior high dance? Who knows how long you had been walking around with that toilet paper stuck to your shoe before you realized that…
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Room by Room Guide: How Houston Movers Pack Smart
Feb 04, 2014
The best way to prepare for a move is to take it step by step and go room by room through your house. This best practice allows you to start…
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Packing Tips From Our San Antonio Movers
Oct 07, 2013
Phew! You’ve successfully navigated and survived the world or realtors, lending agents, and leasing contracts. Now it’s time to pack your life into corrugated boxes in a month. I’m sorry;…
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7 Free Packing Supplies You Already Own
Aug 06, 2013
There are plenty of items laying around your house that can be utilized when it comes to efficient packing. And the best part? They are free! Let’s face it, no…
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Packing Tips! San Antonio Movers Give 4 Tips for Tackling the Bedroom
Aug 04, 2013
Moving is a large task. There is no getting around it. No need to go crazy, just take it one room at a time! The first step to moving is…
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7 Tips to Pack Your Kitchen Better Than Other Movers
Aug 04, 2013
Are you packing your home kitchen for a move? This one's for you.
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The Ideal Packer
Aug 04, 2013
Here are some things to look for when searching for great packing/unpacking services. Is there a move in your future? Moving can be a very stressful especially when you haven’t…
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Packing Smarter – 9 Easy Tips!
Aug 04, 2013
Packing Smarter – 9 Easy Tips! You can take your chances cramming things randomly in boxes, or you can try these tips that pay it forward with a much easier…
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How To Pack Your Valuables Before A Move
Aug 04, 2013
Most packing guides on the Internet will help you square away your home, but just what do you do with your valuables? There’s quite a bit of variation among moving…
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10 Easy Tips To Pack Your Garage Like A Pro
Aug 04, 2013
10 Easy Tips To Pack Your Garage Like A Pro There is a lot to remember when you are planning and preparing to move in Houston. Packing is one of…
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