Packing & Unpacking

Packing & Unpacking
Create a packing plan as personal as your prized possessions.

Some may choose to handle all the packing themselves, while others want the help of professional movers. Either way, we can tailor our packing services to fit your needs, budget and all of your belongings. No matter which option you choose, we’ll take care of the loading, transportation and unloading. Remember, our move specialist is always available to for any questions throughout your move.

So how many do you need?

Use the chart below to help you get an idea. (Keep in mind, however, the longer you’ve lived in your home, the more stuff you will have accumulated.)

Type of Dwelling


1 Bedroom Apartment

2 Bedroom Apartment

3 Bedroom House

4 Bedroom House

5+ Bedroom House

No. of Boxes (Approx.)


20 – 30





Note: The amount/size of your unique belongings will determine the final number of boxes you’ll require.


Dishpack (5.1 cft)

Book Box (1½ cft)

Medium Box (3 cft)

Linen Box (4½ cft)

Large Box (6 cft)

Lamp box (3.3 cft)

King/Queen mattress box

Mirror/Picture box

Wardrobe (10 cft)


A corrugated box, good for fragile items such as: dishes, glasses, vases etc.

Good for small items or for packing books and magazines.

Good for toys, clothes, shoes etc.

Good for bed sheets, pillow covers, blankets, Towels etc.

Good for large and light items that just won’t fit in a regular size box.

Special box for any size of lamps from table lamp to floor lamps.

Special Box for mattress or box spring

A corrugated box specially made for packing pictures and mirrors.

A box with a hang bar for dresses, coats, jackets etc.


18” x 18” x 27”

16 3/8” x 12 5/8” x 12 5/8”

18 1/8” x 18” x 16”

18” x 18” x 24”

24” x 18” x 24”

12” x 12” x 40”

(Adjustable to fit either Queen or King Size)

4” x 37” x 61”

20” x 19 3/4” x 45 3/4”


You Unpack

  • We place every box in the right room.
  • We place your furniture where you want it.

We partially unpack

We place every box in the right room.
We place your furniture where you want it.
We unpack what you request and haul away the empty boxes.

We Unpack it ALL

  • We place your furniture right where you want it.
  • We unpack each box and place items for you to put away.
  • We haul away empty boxes after we’ve unpacked them.


You Pack

  • You pack your home
  • We blanket wrap your belonging during move

We partially pack

  • We create a plan based on your needs.
  • We pack as much or as little as you like.
  • We blanket wrap your furniture for transit.

We Pack it ALL

  • We provide all the materials and pack for you.
  • We blanket wrap your furniture for transit.
  • You get to relax.


At VIP Investments Inc./ 5 Star Relocation we provide a list of services that could be tailored to fit your relocation need. We can customize your plan to handle as much or a little as you need, from full-service to do-it-yourself moving. Take a look at our moving services, then Request an FREE QUOTE