Before your possessions are packed and loaded on the moving van, it is important that you understand which items cannot be packed or stored because they represent a safety hazard or are perishable. Listed below are some common non-allowable items that you need to be aware of.
Hazardous Materials – Items that are combustible, flammable or explosive.
Nail Polish Remover
Paints (latex & oil based)
Combustibles such as spot cleaners, office machine liquid cleaners, etc.
Poisons (such as weed killer)
Perishables – Food, plants or living things that may die or spoil in transit.
- Frozen Food
- Refrigerated Food
- Open or half-used foods or food without adequate preservation
We suggest that irreplaceable items and\or sentimental items be carried with you instead of being packed with your other household belongings. This suggestion is especially important if your shipment must temporarily be placed in storage until final delivery. Note: These items are loaded at your own risk.
Medical & Dental Records
Remote Controls for TVs/VCRs/Stereos
Certificates of Deposit
Insurance Policies (Life/Auto/Home, etc.)
Documents Pertaining to Your New Home
Personal Video Tapes
VCRs & Stereos
Keys to Furniture, Safe, Home Valuable Collections such as coins or stamps
Heat Sensitive Items
We suggest that heat sensitive items not be packed with your household belongings. This suggestion is especially important if your shipment must temporarily be placed in storage until final delivery. Note: These items are loaded at your own risk.
- Decorative Candles
- Computer Diskettes
- Compact Disks
- Cassette Tapes
- Record Albums