It’s easy to grab the boxes and start packing everything you own Moving is already stressful enough for almost everyone no matter how exciting it is at the same time. As you begin the process of packing, it’s imperative you remember there are several things to leave out of the boxes and keep close to your person instead. These things are too valuable, too important, and too dangerous to pack otherwise. Jewelry If it’s antique, heirloom, or at all expensive, it’s time to put it in a jewelry box on your person and keep it there.

It’s not safe to pack these, and it’s often unsafe to travel with them. Firearms You might want to pack your firearms with the moving company, but you shouldn’t

If you’re unsure about how to properly pack or ship anything you own, the local fire or police departments are both here to help you answer any questions you might have