What should you not move with?

If you are taking any prescription drugs, another great tip for packing is to talk to your pharmacist about best practices for transporting them. You'll want your prescriptions transferred to a new pharmacy near your new home. Another good packing tip to remember is to transport your valuable items personally. This includes a high price value, and those can't live without sentimental pieces as well.

There are also creative ways to hide your valuables while traveling, such as hiding money in your old deodorant bottles. With over 50 years of experience in the moving and storage industry, Colonial Van Lines is the go-to choice for all your long-distance moving needs. When it's time to pack your bags for a move, there's a lot to do. You have to buy moving items, such as boxes, duct tape, bubble wrap, etc.

You have to set up a packing schedule, throw a packing party, and generally make time to sort and pack your belongings. It's like when your mother told you not to run with scissors. You probably weren't tempted to do it, but it doesn't hurt to have a safety reminder. When ammunition and fireworks are hot, they can explode.

They must be kept separate from firearms and in an air-conditioned space.