Tips on choosing durable storage boxes for household needs

Packing materials such as cartons, paper, tape, bubble-wrap and plastic covers are used to maintain and safeguard your goods. But all these cannot fully protect your belongings if these are not put into proper storage boxes. These come in handy especially during moving and house changes, whether you decide to move to a new neighbourhood, a new state or if you plan to move cross countries. A variety of durable and strong storage boxes are available at any supermarket or major hardware stores. Different sizes are available for storing different types of items.

Picking the right storage box

Selecting the most suitable storage boxes is imperative as it results in how protected your items will be. Make sure that you check out the condition of the lids and handles, along with the size and colour. Remember that one large container carries its own weight and moving it will be difficult once it is filled up. If it becomes too heavy, it is always a better choice to use several smaller boxes instead. Pick a 5×5 inch or 25 sq. ft. Box which will hold a small mattress set, several small boxes and small items.

A box this size is useful for storing garden tools, or seasonal decorative things. A storage box of 5’x10′ will perfectly hold furnishings of a small or medium bedroom, which consists of a queen-size bed, a dresser and a television. A 100 sq. ft. Box will hold things of two full bedrooms and a 300 sq. ft.

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