During the process of packing, it can be easy to forget about your belongings on the outside. Packing outdoor furniture can be different than packing your indoor furniture, and requires a different process. Here are some tips to help you properly move your outdoor furniture!

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Clean up dirt and debris

Because your outdoor furniture spends much of its time outdoors, it’s bound to collect dirt, dust, and other debris. It’s best that you clean off your outdoor furniture before it transfers the grime onto your other belongings during the move. Use a damp towel to wipe away the easy to clean stuff and a hose to clear off stubborn build up.

Check the nooks and crannies

Unwanted stowaways such as small critters and bugs can make shelter in your outdoor furniture. The nooks and crannies in your outdoor furniture can be great hiding spots for small animals and bugs. Always check and double check to make sure there aren’t any unwanted guests joining you on your move.

Pack properly

When packing outdoor furniture, remove cushions from seating and secure them in plastic wrap to avoid dirt and dust, fragile components, such as glass, should be removed and wrapped well. Another thing to consider is that while outdoor furniture is built to be durable, without proper protection you risk sharp edges and hard parts damaging your other belongings. These edges should be padded with cushioning materials to prevent the damaging of your other goods.

We hope these tips help make your transition to Phoenix easier! If our tips helped you in any way, please feel free to comment below. Then, don’t forget to call UNITS Moving & Portable Storage of Phoenix at (480) 360-5666 to get a free quote today!

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