At 12th & Madison Self Storage in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle, WA, we believe in the power of preparation. Before any big move it is important to understand the task at hand. A move, be it to a new home or to a self storage facility, requires the proper tools. For peace of mind on moving day, be sure to have the following packing supplies:
- Sturdy Boxes
- Packing Tape
- Packing Paper
- Bubble Wrap
- Foam Packing Peanuts
- Labels and a Black Marking Pen
12th & Madison Self Storage is your Capitol Hill, U District and Queen Anne one stop shop for packing and moving supplies. Let us help you get ready for your next move. Our professional staff will make every effort to best assess your situation and prepare you accordingly.
Packing isn’t as easy as you think. But fear not, proper packing technique can be learned. Follow these tips from the 12th & Madison Self Storage team for a more efficient packing experience:
Make an Inventory – Before you start loading things into boxes, begin by making a detailed inventory of the items you are planning to pack.
Pare Down Your List – After making an inventory, go through it and ask yourself: Which of these items do I want to keep and what can be stored or donated?
Pack Like Items Together – Not only will it help you to know where everything is, but it will also help you when it comes time to unload.