Lehto’s Relocations professional packing service offers you convenience, ease, safety and free time to take care of countless details connected with parting from the community, job and friends. You can realize great savings in the cost of packing and save yourself time and effort at destination, by planning and organizing in advance.
Here are some simple steps to follow:
Sort out those items you have been meaning to sort out such as china or glassware.
Items that should not go in the truck including cash, jewelry, furs, important papers and other valuables.
Think about the things you want to be packed together. If you know the layout of your new home, organize your possessions so that they can be labeled according to the room in which they will be placed at destination. If you do not have these advantages, see that the cartons are labeled according to contents and the room in which they were packed.
Be sure to dispose of any items of a hazardous nature such as cleaners, solvents, paint, aerosol cans and ammunition.
Book Carton ( small-1.5 cu. ft.)- Easy to handle for carton designed for heavy items such as books and records. records. Care must be taken so that the box does not become too heavy for handling. Extremely old or valuable books should be individually wrapped. Pack books on end, alternating bound edges. (16” x 12” x 12”)
Medium Carton (3 cu. ft.)- This utility box has a wide range of uses for smaller items throughout
the home. It is ideal for small appliances, tools, non-perishable food or clothing. Packing similar articles
together will make unpacking easier. (18” x 18” x 16”)
Large Cartons (4.5 to 6.0 cu. ft.) - Useful for lighter weight, bulky items such as: linens,
pillows and large toys. (4.5 = 24”x 18” x 18”) (6.0 = 24” x 18” x 24”)
Dishpack - An especially sturdy carton for fragile items including: china, glassware, figurines, and
sculptures. This carton is often reinforced with cellular inserts to further protect such things as crystal
stemware. All individually wrapped in unprinted news paper and properly secured with additional paper
padding. Cushion the bottom with crumpled packing paper. Dishes should be positioned on end to lessen
the chance for breakage. Each carton should be labeled “Fragile This End Up.” (18” x 18” x 28”)
Wardrobe - A portable closet. Clothes remain on hangers to stay free of dirt and minimize
wrinkles. (24'' x 21"x 48")
Mirror/Picture Cartons - Telescoping cartons fit each mirror, picture or glass table top
exactly. Heavy corrugated braces reinforce each corner. The picture or mirror carton comes
in four pieces that fit your need.
Mattress Cartons - Available from crib through king mattress sizes. They protect mattresses and box springs from dirt and tearing and help provide structural support to avoid bending.
Packing Paper- Only clean unprinted paper is used for wrapping, and padding.
Use Lehto’s professional materials if you decide to do some of the packing yourself. Treat yourself to Lehto’s Relocation Professional Packing and relax with the knowledge that packing will be accomplished with speed and safety. Free yourself for your friends and family.
3-Ply Paper Pads- are ideal to protect furniture inside storage units or any other portable container. Paper pads are also used to wrap pictures and/or mirrors
Lehto's Relocation Services
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