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How to Tell the Difference Between Moving Pads

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When you first visit our Moving Pads page you might be overwhelmed with the different types of pad available. Although we've made it clear which are our highest quality furniture moving pads, you might be wondering what defines a great moving pad and whether it is worth spending an extra hundred dollars for a Dreadnaught Professional over a Heavy Duty Premium for example. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JbnHmuRGGZY Before we dive into the detail, it is worth pointing out that moving pads and moving blankets are the same thing so if you are looking to purchase furniture moving blankets, this article is for you…
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Quick Kitchen/Dining Room Packing Tips

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Of all the rooms in the house, the kitchen is perhaps the most daunting to pack. This is compounded when you are on a tight deadline as there are so many potential breakages (crockery, stemware,  bottles, etc.) and spillages (wine, liquor, oil, vinegar, etc.) if care isn't taken. The good news is that if you are organized, have the right packing materials and follow a systematic process, you can pack up your dining room/kitchen quickly and safely – in two days max. (more…)
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Furniture Moving Tips You Should Be Aware of Before Your Move

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How To Move Furniture? As with all aspects of a house move, the sooner and more thoroughly you prepare for your furniture move, the easier moving day will be. Start by running through this list and making a note of every safety tips for moving furniture that is relevant to your situation. Source Quality Equipment You will need to buy or hire your furniture moving equipment well in time for moving day. You should be able to get everything you need from New Haven along with your boxes and packaging materials. Here are some furniture-specific items to add to your list:…
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How to Pack Your Sofa and Couch Easily While Moving

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Wouldn't it be easy if everything you needed to transport during a move could be put inside moving boxes? Unfortunately, your larger pieces of furniture will require a more thoughtful approach to take them safely from A to B. This article will help you pack your sofa up, helping to keep your sofa as well as your walls & floors safe. How Proper Packing Protects Your Furniture and Your Home Moving a sofa may look like a piece of cake but don't be fooled by appearances. Sofas are designed to be heavily weighted on one side which means they can be…
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Many Uses of Moving Pads

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As professional movers know, Furniture Moving Pads are an absolutely essential part of your residential moves  They are used during a move to protect your furniture, antiques,  pianos, chairs, and all important objects from knicks or breakage.  In addition, they are often wrapped around bannisters or put on the walls for further protection of your belongings while they are being handled and moved around corners or down the stairs. However, furniture moving pads have many eclectic, helpful uses; and therefore, it makes great sense to keep a few at home for when a need arises. According to our in-house moving…
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Are Cotton and Densely Woven Material Important in a Furniture Moving Pad?

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Cotton is a very valued and sought after fiber for clothing and linens.  However, in response to a rise in cost in cotton and other natural fibers, as well as a concurrent increase in the use of synthetic, less costly fibers—the use of cotton in all types of textiles appears to be diminishing. So as a mover or individual wanting to make a decision as to whether or not to spend more money on a furniture moving pad that is composed of cotton (or most likely a poly-cotton blend), it’s important to first ascertain the benefits of cotton in general,…
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How to select the right moving blanket/pad part-1

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PREMIUM MEDIUM WEIGHT FURNITURE BLANKET/PAD: THE INDUSTRY’S MOST POPULAR CHOICE FOR LOCAL MOVERS AND THE MOVING PAD YOU CAN DEPEND UPON New Haven Moving Equipment has established the industry's standards for furniture moving pads for over 100 years. New Haven invented the first ever machine made furniture pad in the United States. New Haven later utilized lasers and robotics to manufacture state-of-the-art furniture pads in their factories in Louisville, Kentucky and Los Angeles, California. To this day, New Haven consistently fuses their experience and knowledge of textile engineering with their concern for their customers' needs and budgets. New Haven's Premium Medium…
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Moving Tips: Furniture moving pads: How to choose the right moving pad?

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How Do You Choose the Right Furniture Moving Pad and Does It Matter? What Are Furniture Moving Pads Used For? Furniture Moving Pads, also called moving pads, furniture pads and moving blankets, are used by movers and individuals to wrap and protect furniture and vulnerable objects during a move. Often, movers will use rubber bands or tape (rubber bands are advisable) to keep the pad securely around the furniture. What are the Differences Among Moving Pads? Furniture Pads are evaluated based upon several types of criteria. 1. The fabric used. Furniture Pads can be made from one of the following types of…
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The New Haven #70: Premium Medium Weight Furniture Pad

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New Haven #70 Premium Medium Weight Furniture Pad are industry's most popular choice for local movers and the moving pad you can depend upon. New Haven Moving Equipment has established the industry's standards for furniture moving pads for over 100 years. New Haven invented the first ever machine made furniture pad in the United States. New Haven later utilized lasers and robotics to manufacture state-of-the-art furniture pads in their factories in Louisville, Kentucky and Los Angeles, California. To this day, New Haven consistently fuses their experience and knowledge of textile engineering with their concern for their customers' needs and budgets.…
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New Haven’s #55 Dreadnaught Furniture Moving Pad for Optimal Protection, Durability and Multiple Use

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New Haven’s #55 Dreadnaught Furniture Moving Pad for Optimal Protection, Durability and Multiple Use. The highest quality furniture moving pad in the industry. Given the vast array of moving pads now on the market, even an experienced mover can be uncertain about which New Haven furniture pad is best to select, and we are often asked by movers when it is appropriate to use New Haven’s #55 Dreadnaught, the most protective, highest quality, and durable furniture moving pad in the industry. New Haven’s #55 "Dreadnaught" Furniture Pad is manufactured exclusively by New Haven and is highly valued among professional movers.…

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