Moving require many boxes and containers for sure.

It’s impossible to know the exact amount of boxes that you’ll need for your relocation, but it’s possible to estimate about how many will you need.

Moving require many boxes and containers for sure. It’s impossible to know the exact amount of boxes that you’ll need for your relocation, but it’s possible to estimate about how many will you need. Boxes will be used to carry small belongings like your fragile materials, electronic devices, books, frames, decorations, pillows, etc. However big belongings like your furniture and bed will not require a box so it won’t count. It’s not always easy to know the exact amount of boxes you’ll need to pack all your things, but to help you with that, here is 4 set of packages you can choose that might help you imagine or picture about how many boxes you’ll need.

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1Studio moving package
Bed

1

Room / Unit
Bed

10

Large Boxes
Bed

20

Medium Boxes
Bed

2

Porta-robe Boxes

This is suitable for studios and 1 bedroom unit apartments. Moving this size usually requires about 10 large boxes, 20 medium boxes, and 2 porta-robe boxes. Alongside that, you’ll need a tape dispenser, tape rolls, about 200 sheets of wrapping paper, 5m roll of bubble wrap, and a marker pen to label things.

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2Small moving package
Bed

1 - 2

Room / Unit
Bed

15

Large Boxes
Bed

25

Medium Boxes
Bed

3

Porta-robe Boxes

This one is suitable for 1-2 bedroom apartments. You’ll need about 15 large boxes, 25 medium boxes, and 3 porta-robe boxes. The amount of boxes used here is a lot more compared to the studio one, which means the extra materials should come with more amount as well.

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3Medium moving package
Bed

2 - 4

Room / Unit
Bed

20

Large Boxes
Bed

40

Medium Boxes
Bed

5

Porta-robe Boxes

The medium moving package is suitable for 204 bedroom homes, and it requires about 20 large boxes, 40 medium ones, and 5 porta-robe boxes. The additional materials are probably a tape dispenser, 5 tape rolls, 400 sheets of wrapping paper, 15m bubble wrap and a marker pen.

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4Large moving package
Bed

5 - 7

Room / Unit
Bed

40

Large Boxes
Bed

80

Medium Boxes
Bed

7

Porta-robe Boxes

For the last one and the biggest one is suitable for 5-7 bedroom homes. This one requires about 40 large boxes, 80 medium boxes, and 7 porta-robe boxes. The additional materials are 2 tape dispensers, 8 tape rolls, 600 sheets of wrapping paper, 20m bubble wrap and a marker pen.

Things you should consider about our estimations

By using the measurements above, you can count the approximate amount of boxes needed for your packing. The more things you have, the more boxes you require, and the more rooms you have, the more boxes you require as well. But this doesn’t mean the above measurement is always accurate. Your belongings differ from other people’s belongings, and it’s possible you may require fewer than the above measurement if you have more furniture than objects. But it also means that there’s a possibility that you’ll need more boxes than the above mentioned if you have more objects to pack and less furniture to carry. But either way, the above measurement provides the approximate calculation you’ll need.

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