Self Storage Blog

Tips and Tricks: Spread out Weight

…Don’t put too much weight into one box, try to pick it up after loading every other item to check its weight. If it seems too heavy, simply divide the contents into two self storage boxes. Remember that though the box may seem sturdy, it won’t be able to withstand a lot of weight. Keep this in mind particularly when boxing up books, magazines and other paper files, they are easy to pack, but do not overload them. It will be nearly impossible to pick them up.try to pick it up after loading every other item to check its weight. If it seems too heavy, simply divide the contents into two self storage boxes. Remember that though the box may seem sturdy, it won’t be able to withstand a lot of weight. Keep this in mind particularly when boxing up books, magazines and other paper files, they are easy to pack, but do not overload them. It will be nearly impossible to pick them up.