Doing Your Own Packing

Good packing is essential for a good move.  If you choose to do some or all of your own packing in preparation for your relocation, it’s especially important that you be familiar with the techniques that will best protect your possessions.  This section explains methods professional packers use every day.

If your shipment includes delicate china, crystal, family heirlooms or other items that need special attention, discuss professional packing services with your Mergenthaler representative.  We’ll be glad to explain costs, materials and unpacking services available at your new home.

You can depend on your Mergenthaler representative for knowledge and experience in helping you prepare for your move.  We’ll be happy to assist you by answering your questions and working closely with you to make your relocation as effortless as possible.

Before You Pack

Learn how to plan ahead for doing your own packing, and how to prepare a work space that allows you to pack quickly and efficiently!

Good Packing Principles

Learn how to organize and cushion the materials in each box or carton so that they arrive safely at your new location!

Packing Specific Items

Our walk-through gives you instructions on how to pack even the most delicate or the most awkwardly shaped items. See guidelines for packing china, lamps, electronics, and more!