Choosing The Right Carton

Moving homes need not be stressful if you organize your packing well! The key to packing is in the selection of the right cartons for the right objects. When selecting the cartons for packing your valuables, there are many considerations including:

  • Ease in assembling
  • Size and dimensions of the carton
  • Thickness and sturdiness
  • Durability
  • Cost-effectiveness
  • Easy transportation and handling
  • Environment or eco-friendly cartons made from recycled materials
  • Efficient storage space utilization
  • Flexibility
  • Extra packaging materials like foam for added protection of valuables

Creating a checklist of objects that need to be packed and marking the ones needed urgently and those that will be stored in the cartons for a long time will help identify the ideal cartons. There are multiple cartons available for each requirement.

Plasma box

Wherever you move, it is difficult to do without your favorite shows and movies. The entertainment units often are the most valued possessions in every household. Which is why while moving, paying extra attention to how you pack your precious plasma TV is critical. Plasma TV being large needs a sturdy packing carton such as the exclusive Plasma box. Measuring 1430mm X 325mm x 750 – 1100mm, the Plasma box has a super strong double layer carton. With an adjustable lid for added convenience, the carton can accommodate Plasma TV sets of up to 127 cm or 50". For additional protection, four foam blocks along with two cam-lock straps prevent the TV set from getting damaged.

Super Storage/Archive Carton

With dimensions of 390×306×260mm, the super storage cartons are designed for packing offices. The self-assembling box has a lid and double thickness base. The strong design makes the use of packing tape redundant.

Archive cartons or super storage boxes are ideal for long-term storage. Many valuable items including postcards, office documents, photographs, newspapers, magazines and other important paperwork can best be stored in the Super Storage or Archive carton.  Several types of Super Storage/Archive Cartons are available that are specifically designed to store and protect artwork, slides, posters or other work-related materials.

Being linen and acid-free, these boxes are secure and sturdy, protecting these valuables from dust, dirt, moisture and light infiltration which are the main reasons why paper and other materials get damaged over time.

The Super Storage/Archive Cartons are most ideal for those who work from home or have a home office. Packing and transporting your home office in these Super Storage cartons lets you organize your work as soon as possible in your new location, without any disruption to your projects.

Some archive cartons made from high-performance, fluted papers make use of 100% corrugated board that has been recycled. These cartons ensure optimal durability and strength ideally suited to store important documents and heavy files. Apart from homeowners, businesses, solicitors, accountants, and others also find the best use for these type of cartons.

Priority Carton

There are always some things that take top priority when you are moving home. Some things are immediately needed as soon as you shift. These could be anything from TV remotes, coffee maker to essential stationery

. Many times endless hours are spent looking for these absolutely needed items in multiple boxes with frustration and fatigue being the end result! Packing these immediately needed items in a Priority carton that is printed red on a white background is the ideal solution. With the clearly differentiated packing material, you can save hours of searching and confusion. The Priority Carton measures 406×298×431mm and features a sturdy single wall carton that can hold all the valuables required on an urgent basis.

Mini Port A Robe

One of the major hassles when shifting is moving the wardrobe. Many people struggle with the long hours of folding and packing their clothes only to find them in disarray when unpacked. It can become a great challenge to find neatly pressed clothes or a suit in the new home when there is a pressing meeting or a presentation to make! Such hassles can be easily taken care of with a Mini Port A Robe carton. With the dimensions of 595×476×750mm, this convenient packaging material includes a large carton and a hanging wardrobe along with hanging rail.  The most important clothes can be transported in the best condition to the new home without the hassles of refolding and pressing.

Crystal Carton

The Crystal Carton as the name suggests is for the protection of precious, fragile things that you have painstakingly collected over the years! Ranging from crystal show pieces to glass bowls, many things in the household need careful attention when packing. Packing them in a single-layered carton will increase the risk of their being damaged while being transported or unpacked. The Crystal Carton, measuring 403×301×330mm features double layers for strong protection and is ideal for packing and transporting fragile collections.