• Tape all appliance doors shut when moving.
  • Wedge doors open in storage.
  • Secure all moveable parts with paper or a wedge.
  • Wrap a paper pad around each item for protection.
  • Freezers, refrigerators, washers, and dryers make excellent packing cartons for bedding, towels, and clothing.
  • Always clean your stove before moving and give utility companies a few days notice to disconnect appliances.