7 Tips on How to Pack for a DIY Move
If you’re planning a do-it-yourself move, you’re probably overwhelmed by the thought of packing
a houseful of stuff into a rental truck. In the end, though, the savings can make that labor worthwhile.
Do-it-yourself movers save between 50 percent and 75 percent compared with folks who hire full-service movers
, according to Dave Baptisti, director of national consumer sales and programs at
Penske Truck Rental
. You don’t have to be a professional packer to get it right, either.
Here are seven packing tips that should ease your stress and lighten your (truck) load.