Moving is a stressful experience. You need to make sure that your belongings are packed properly. However, there are certain things that movers will not pack for you. This means that even though you may be paying for it, your boxes won’t be fully loaded.

Will A Moving Company Pack All My Stuff?

Yes, they will pack everything that you want them to. They will pack everything that they can fit in their trucks, and they’ll also take the rest with you if that’s what you want.

The first question most people ask when hiring a moving company is “Will my stuff be packed?” The answer is yes since there are many different types of moving companies out there that specialize in different types of services like packing or unpacking your belongings.

How Are Your Belongings Packed?

Your belongings will be packed in boxes, cartons, and crates. Movers will use packing materials that include bubble wrap, paper, tape, and blankets to protect your valuables from damage during transit. Shrink wrap is used on furniture to prevent it from shifting around too much during transport.

Can Movers Help Unpack My Belongings?

If you have the time and patience to unpack your belongings, there’s no reason not to do it yourself. However, if you’re moving cross-country and need help with unpacking, we recommend that you hire packers and movers in order to have everything ready for when you arrive at your new place. This way, all of your belongings will be packed into boxes according to their size and weight as well as placed in storage containers so they are easily accessible when needed by their owner.

If however, this isn’t possible due to time constraints or other reasons (such as needing someone else’s help), then having movers come out would be ideal because it allows them access into any rooms where there might be problems like carpeted floors which could cause damage if handled incorrectly by inexperienced hands (or even just heavy boots).

What Movers Will Not Pack For You

  • They will not pack your food.
  • They will not pack your pets.
  • They will not pack your valuables, such as jewelry and electronics.
  • If you have fragile items in your home, such as antiques or collectibles, they will also leave them unpackaged so they can be packed properly later on by a professional moving company with specialized packing equipment that is designed for this type of material (see below).

What To Do Before Packers Arrive

Before you pack, it’s important to get a list of all the items you want packed. This will help the movers know what they are packing and also make sure that nothing is missed. You should also have a list of things that you don’t want packing in case there are any breakables or other fragile items among them.

How Soon Should I Book Movers To Pack For Me?

The time of year you move is important to consider. There are certain times of the year when movers and packers have more work than others, so if you want to get your belongings packed as quickly as possible, it’s best to book early in the season.

If you’re moving during peak season (like summer), expect higher prices because there will be more people trying to move at once. If someone else has already booked your services and has paid early—and thus saved money—then they’ll probably tell other potential customers about this before they’ve even made their decision on who should do their moving job for them!


We hope this article has helped you understand the difference between packers and movers so that you can make an informed decision about which company to choose. If you’re still not sure whether or not your belongings will be packed for you, feel free to contact us today and we’ll be happy to help.