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Packing Electronic Items

Electronics are the most fragile – and expensive – items you’ll be moving into your new home. From TVs to computers, learn how to pack these items so they’ll arrive at your home in one piece.

  • Packing CDs and DVDs

    Patrick Hanan  Posted by Patrick Hanan on April 15, 2010

    Even in this age of the mp3 and the MPEG, we all have some physical conduits for our music and movies sitting on our shelves or under the TV stand. Chances are, you spent some money on these things, and you'd prefer if they weren't damaged during your move.

  • Packing Lamps

    Adam Mandelbaum  Posted by Adam Mandelbaum on April 15, 2010

    Lamps are some of the most common items in your home that you'll have to move. However, they can be the most difficult items to pack. With the light bulbs, lampshades, and electrical cords, there are quite a few fragile pieces of each lamp. But, if you pack according to the...

  • Packing Small Appliances

    Sean McClain  Posted by Sean McClain on April 15, 2010

    You will want to take time to carefully pack your small appliances, especially the all-important coffee maker. Small appliances often have extra parts (lids, power cords, etc.) that need special attention, but if you pack carefully, your small appliances should make it though the...

  • Packing Electronics Tips

    Adam Mandelbaum  Posted by Adam Mandelbaum on April 15, 2010

    Electronics can be pretty challenging to pack. While it is best to put them in their original packaging, not everyone holds onto such items. Thus, you'll often have to use new packing materials to ensure they are safely packed.

  • How to Pack a Computer Tower

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on March 3, 2013

    This guide will take you through the process of preparing your computer tower for your move, from backing up your files to wrapping up your computer tower, securing it and packing it away and it will also show you how to safely and securely transport your computer tower from one...

  • How to Pack a Big Screen TV

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on February 18, 2013

    If you have an expensive big-screen TV, you're going to want to do everything you can to make sure that it's packed safely and securely and that it will be able to make the trip from your old home to your new home in one piece, intact and fully functional. There are two parts to...

  • How to Pack DJ Equipment

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on August 9, 2013

    By following a few tips and pieces of advice, you can make sure that your DJ equipment is well cared for and kept protected while you travel from place to place so you can move your equipment as easily as possible without having to worry about damaging it.

  • How to Pack a Flat Screen

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on December 13, 2013

    A flat screen television is a delicate and costly item that requires proper packing and handling to ensure its safe arrival at your new home. To securely transport your flat screen for your move, read on for some helpful tips and tricks to avoid damage to your treasured piece of...

  • How to Pack a Stereo

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on January 2, 2014

    These days, moving your stereo may require nothing more than packing your wireless Bluetooth iPhone speakers in your suitcase. However, if your sound system setup is more advanced, you'll need a safe method of packing and wrapping it to make sure it arrives in one piece at your...

  • How to Pack a Computer

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on April 9, 2013

    Over the last few decades, computers have increasingly become very important parts of our lives. Now, instead of a refrigerator or television being your most important appliance, the computer has usurped everything and has become basically the go-to device that we live our lives...

  • Packing Computers and Other Electronics

    Adam Mandelbaum  Posted by Adam Mandelbaum on August 27, 2009

    When getting ready to move to a new home, you want to take extra care when packing up all of your electronics. Since these items are expensive and easily broken, they need to be handled and packaged in such a way to minimize the risk for damage. As it is hard to imagine life...

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