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Packing Supplies

The Key To A Successful Move Is Preparation.

Don’t underestimate this step. Properly packing your belongings and preparing them for moving and storage requires organization and planning – and always a few more boxes than you think! That’s why it’s good to start early by gathering all the supplies you need.

We understand that moving can be hectic and that’s why we want to help smooth things out and lighten the load! Public Storage has got you covered for all your moving supply necessities. Check out our complete range of diverse products and discover the best ones for your moving situation.

* Please note that certain items may not be available at all locations; cylinder lock is required at select properties; sizes are approximate; and prices are subject to change without notice. Prices may vary between regions; AB, BC, ON, QC. Please call for store specific pricing.

Tools + Accessories

Take charge of your moving day. Don’t let a shortage of protective materials or vital accessories stand in the way, especially not when you’re right in the middle of getting ready to move.

For an optimal, hassle-free experience, make sure you have all the right tools and supplies to make the process go right from the very outset. From loading indispensables, such as dollies and hand trucks, to items that help with the physical lifting, like gloves or a Forearm Forklift ®, products like these can help keep you both organized and safe during the move.

Learn more about what you need to do before moving with our handy checklist!

Basic Utility Cutter


Easy to use utility cutter with adjustable blade and locking mechanism for added safety.

Black Markers


Black desk style permanent marker with chisel tip.  Low-odor and nontoxic ink.  Marks virtually any surface, dries quickly and is rub and water resistant to minimize smudging.

Carpeted Dolly (Platform)


Solid top supports small or heavy loads, up to 500 lbs. Swivel casters make it easy to use and maneuver, while carpeted surface provides protection for delicate items.

(30"L x 20.5"W)

Damp Check (Moisture Absorbent)


This Moisture Absorber is packed in a 12 oz. refillable tub. It prevents mildew, mold, and musty odors. Use almost anywhere moisture problems occur such as the bathroom, closets, basements, etc. Odorless and non-toxic, with a special double-cup design including a protective web lid.

Forearm Forklift


A pair of patented straps that employ leverage making anything you carry seem 66% lighter. It is great for keeping wheeled apparatus off floors to avoid scuffing and scratching. The pack comes with 2 adjustable orange straps that are easy to use with illustrated instructions. Rated for carrying up to 700 lbs. Straps are 112" long and are adjustable up to 48" for most sized pieces.

Fragile Labels (25 Pack)


Call attention to your fragile items. These self adhesive labels with bright red graphics clearly let you know what you are handling is FRAGILE.

Heavy Duty Utility Cutter


Professional heavy duty grade utility cutter. It has a curved hand grip design for more comfort while using.

Household Moving Labels


Get yourself organized for the big move. These self adhesive colour coded labels are very easy to apply to boxes. There are 9 different room labels making it easy to identify where your boxes need to go.

Nylon Cable Ties (100 Pack)


Nylon Cable Ties are useful for organizing and securing items, plus they also support, lock, and repair. From moving and boating to gardening and crafting, cable ties can make your life easier! 45 lb tensile strength and 1/16 to 1-3/8" bundle diameter. (6" Length)

Ratchet Tie-Down


Ratchet secures loose cargo. Has a wide handle ratchet bucket for fast and easier ratchet action. Solid ratchet for more strength. Ideal value for lightweight applications. Adjustable from 4' to 15'.

Stretch Cord (10 Pack)


These cords will definitely come in handy. They can be used on various objects including roof racks, trailers, bikes, luggage, tent poles, groundsheets and tarpaulins, boats, caravans, etc. Use them while canoeing, kayaking, and more. Cords are bright red and yellow with 2 black heavy hooks. Maximum stretch 36".

White Nylon Tie-Down Rope


This white braided rope is made from nylon for maximum strength and knotting. It is perfect for securing items and is known for it's effective gripping and knotting qualities.

(50'L x 0.18"W)

Yellow Polypropylene Tie-Down Rope


This twisted polypropylene rope is strong, durable and resistant to abrasion, acids, mildew and rot. It has a long useful life and is lightweight yet strong making it great for towing and rigging. It can also be used for safety lines, nets, in snow and in water.

(50'L x 0.25"W)

Reusable Shopping Bag


This non-woven, laminated bag is eco-friendly and has a large capacity. It’s reusable, which eliminates the need for single use plastic bags! A durable, lightweight bag with a loading capacity of up to 20 lbs. Its sleek design and handle reinforced by intricate stitching points increase the bag's strength.

(15.5"L x 13.5"W x 9.5"D)

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