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907-333-6001                               Sundays by Appointment Only
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9000 Angela Pl.
907-522-3200                              
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SOUTHSIDE
1595 East 72nd Ave.
907-344-9235 Open Sundays(10-6)            (Office is Located at 1100 E Dowling)

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1100 E. Dowling Rd.
907-563-3636 Open Sundays(10-6)
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11700 Business Blvd.
907-696-3636 Open Sundays(10-6)
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Our Locations

Choose A Location:

EASTSIDE
4255 E. Debarr Rd.
907-333-6001                               Sundays by Appointment Only
Map

SOUTHWEST
9000 Angela Pl.
907-522-3200                              
Sundays by Appointment Only
Map

SOUTHSIDE
1595 East 72nd Ave.
907-344-9235 Open Sundays(10-6)            (Office is Located at 1100 E Dowling)

Map

MIDTOWN
1100 E. Dowling Rd.
907-563-3636 Open Sundays(10-6)
Map

EAGLE RIVER
11700 Business Blvd.
907-696-3636 Open Sundays(10-6)
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     How To Pack The Tricky Stuff

Major Appliances
Refrigerators, freezers, washers, driers, stoves, etc., should be clean and dry before you pack and store them. When storing these items, the doors should be secured in a closed position. (You may leave a door slightly open for aeration; however make sure to child proof the door so that it cannot be fully opened. Don't allow a child to get into the appliance, and then close the door. Suffocation resulting in death is possible. If you choose to discard any of these items, make sure to remove doors completely so that a child cannot enter and close the door, resulting in suffocation and death.)

Home Furnishings
Empty all dressers of clothing, and pack into appropriate wardrobe boxes. Use mothballs or other similar products to protect your clothing from insects and other pests. Make sure that doors and drawers of your furniture are securely shut (use tape or rope or strong ribbon). When possible, remove the legs from items of furniture to avoid damage and save space. Vacuum your furniture and remember to collect all of that loose change in the sofa.

Kitchen China, Glassware, Crystal, Etc.
Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in tissue paper. Pack all of these items in such a way so that they won't bang against each other. Place plenty of loose Styrofoam or crunched up newspaper in the voids and cavities in the box as you pack. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Other Glass and Fragile Items (mirrors, windows, paintings, glass framed pictures)

These items should be packed in the same way as described in packing "Kitchen China, Glassware, Crystal, Etc.".

Silver, Gold, Brass, And Other Metal Objects
Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in tissue paper. Wipe all surfaces clean. Wrap these items in materials that will not mar the finish, such as bubble wrap. Make sure that any wrapping or packing material used with these items is chemical free (don't use old cleaning rags, etc.) Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Electronic Equipment (computers, home entertainment equipment, cameras, etc.)
In all cases, if you have the original box and packing material it came in, use it! The original packing is designed to protect the equipment during shipment and storage. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in bubble wrap. Place plenty of loose Styrofoam or crunched up newspaper in the voids and cavities in the box as you pack. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Personal Computers and Computer Peripheral Devices (printers, external drives, etc)
Pack these items in the same way you would pack other household electronic equipment. In all cases, if you have the original box and packing material it came in, use it! The original packing is designed to protect the equipment during shipment and storage. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in bubble wrap. Place plenty of loose Styrofoam or crunched up newspaper in the voids and cavities in the box as you pack. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Gardening and Other Mechanical Devices (things in your garage or shed: snow blowers, lawn mowers etc.)
Follow the tips in your owner's manual or contact the original manufacturer if you no longer have the manual for advice. Generally, remove all fuel, check lubricant levels or remove lubricant to avoid spillage. Do not put these items in boxes; however wrap them in plastic or cloth tarps and secure with rope or heavy tape. Label each item after covering. Do not put boxes or other heavy items on top of your mechanical items.

Bulky Things
When disassembling your bed, use tape or rope to bind the frames together.Your drawers should be filled with wrapped items or clothes. Entire drawers should be covered with a blanket or old linens. You shouldn't tape the drawers shut - the finish on your drawers may be damaged. Cover your tables with a blanket or old linen. When possible, remove the legs. Always wrap the nuts and bolts in a plastic bag and secure them to a leg. Check your owner's manual for any special moving instruction of appliances and other electronic equipment. In order to keep the tub of your washing machine from moving around during the move, fill it with stuffed toys, blankets, towels, and old linens. Make sure that all loose parts in your refrigerator (including ice containers and drawers) are secure. Any exposed coils should be padded to protect them during the move as well.

Miscellaneous Tricky Things
Bicycle handlebars should be loosened and turned sideways. Don't forget to keep the chains and pedals covered; otherwise grease and oil might rub off on other items. Small mirrors should be carefully wrapped and packed in boxes. Cardboard should be used to cover large paintings, artwork, or wall mirrors. When possible, these items will be kept safe in wardrobe boxes. Because your outdoor furniture may be too bulky or heavy to move in one piece, you may need to disassemble it. If so, be sure to place the nuts and bolts in a plastic bag and attach it to the furniture. Carpets and rugs should be rolled up and carefully secured with tape or rope. Wrapping sharp edges on any tools or attachments will help prevent injury. Power tools should be packed with plenty of cushioning. Be sure to tie or tape your tool chests securely closed. A very important reminder is to carefully dispose of the gasoline and oil from your lawnmower and other machinery, as well as any flammable or poisonous household products. Remember not to pack rags that are soiled with fuel. They should be properly disposed of to avoid spontaneous combustion.

Carefully Plan The Use and Layout of Your Storage Space.
You can easily get the most out of a small storage area if you plan carefully. Do not place heavy items on top of fragile items. Separate the storage area by type of item. Make sure you have easy access to the items you need to get to often by placing them near the opening of your storage space.

     How To Pack The Tricky Stuff

Major Appliances
Refrigerators, freezers, washers, driers, stoves, etc., should be clean and dry before you pack and store them. When storing these items, the doors should be secured in a closed position. (You may leave a door slightly open for aeration; however make sure to child proof the door so that it cannot be fully opened. Don't allow a child to get into the appliance, and then close the door. Suffocation resulting in death is possible. If you choose to discard any of these items, make sure to remove doors completely so that a child cannot enter and close the door, resulting in suffocation and death.)

Home Furnishings
Empty all dressers of clothing, and pack into appropriate wardrobe boxes. Use mothballs or other similar products to protect your clothing from insects and other pests. Make sure that doors and drawers of your furniture are securely shut (use tape or rope or strong ribbon). When possible, remove the legs from items of furniture to avoid damage and save space. Vacuum your furniture and remember to collect all of that loose change in the sofa.

Kitchen China, Glassware, Crystal, Etc.
Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in tissue paper. Pack all of these items in such a way so that they won't bang against each other. Place plenty of loose Styrofoam or crunched up newspaper in the voids and cavities in the box as you pack. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Other Glass and Fragile Items (mirrors, windows, paintings, glass framed pictures)

These items should be packed in the same way as described in packing "Kitchen China, Glassware, Crystal, Etc.".

Silver, Gold, Brass, And Other Metal Objects
Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in tissue paper. Wipe all surfaces clean. Wrap these items in materials that will not mar the finish, such as bubble wrap. Make sure that any wrapping or packing material used with these items is chemical free (don't use old cleaning rags, etc.) Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Electronic Equipment (computers, home entertainment equipment, cameras, etc.)
In all cases, if you have the original box and packing material it came in, use it! The original packing is designed to protect the equipment during shipment and storage. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in bubble wrap. Place plenty of loose Styrofoam or crunched up newspaper in the voids and cavities in the box as you pack. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Personal Computers and Computer Peripheral Devices (printers, external drives, etc)
Pack these items in the same way you would pack other household electronic equipment. In all cases, if you have the original box and packing material it came in, use it! The original packing is designed to protect the equipment during shipment and storage. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box. Wrap each piece individually in bubble wrap. Place plenty of loose Styrofoam or crunched up newspaper in the voids and cavities in the box as you pack. Put packing material (bubble wrap or Styrofoam) in the bottom of the box and seal it with tape. Mark the boxes "fragile" and identify which room they go into. Make sure not to place heavy boxes on these items to avoid crushing.

Gardening and Other Mechanical Devices (things in your garage or shed: snow blowers, lawn mowers etc.)
Follow the tips in your owner's manual or contact the original manufacturer if you no longer have the manual for advice. Generally, remove all fuel, check lubricant levels or remove lubricant to avoid spillage. Do not put these items in boxes; however wrap them in plastic or cloth tarps and secure with rope or heavy tape. Label each item after covering. Do not put boxes or other heavy items on top of your mechanical items.

Bulky Things
When disassembling your bed, use tape or rope to bind the frames together.Your drawers should be filled with wrapped items or clothes. Entire drawers should be covered with a blanket or old linens. You shouldn't tape the drawers shut - the finish on your drawers may be damaged. Cover your tables with a blanket or old linen. When possible, remove the legs. Always wrap the nuts and bolts in a plastic bag and secure them to a leg. Check your owner's manual for any special moving instruction of appliances and other electronic equipment. In order to keep the tub of your washing machine from moving around during the move, fill it with stuffed toys, blankets, towels, and old linens. Make sure that all loose parts in your refrigerator (including ice containers and drawers) are secure. Any exposed coils should be padded to protect them during the move as well.

Miscellaneous Tricky Things
Bicycle handlebars should be loosened and turned sideways. Don't forget to keep the chains and pedals covered; otherwise grease and oil might rub off on other items. Small mirrors should be carefully wrapped and packed in boxes. Cardboard should be used to cover large paintings, artwork, or wall mirrors. When possible, these items will be kept safe in wardrobe boxes. Because your outdoor furniture may be too bulky or heavy to move in one piece, you may need to disassemble it. If so, be sure to place the nuts and bolts in a plastic bag and attach it to the furniture. Carpets and rugs should be rolled up and carefully secured with tape or rope. Wrapping sharp edges on any tools or attachments will help prevent injury. Power tools should be packed with plenty of cushioning. Be sure to tie or tape your tool chests securely closed. A very important reminder is to carefully dispose of the gasoline and oil from your lawnmower and other machinery, as well as any flammable or poisonous household products. Remember not to pack rags that are soiled with fuel. They should be properly disposed of to avoid spontaneous combustion.

Carefully Plan The Use and Layout of Your Storage Space.
You can easily get the most out of a small storage area if you plan carefully. Do not place heavy items on top of fragile items. Separate the storage area by type of item. Make sure you have easy access to the items you need to get to often by placing them near the opening of your storage space.

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