Professional packing by the best movers

We became the top moving company in NYC by being the safest & most efficient. How? We mastered how to pack. How to do it right involves using the best materials, having proper planning & excellent movers. Even before your move starts our movers review your items & develop a customized approach to how they will pack. What materials are needed for each item for instance. It's how we move smart and get you to your new home safely and seamlessly. To learn more about how we approach packing see our packing tips and how to pack wine glasses.

Specialized packing for specific items

We pre-plan every packing job, and bring specialized materials. We use specific procedures for each item –lamps go in special boxes, mattresses are inserted in special bags, and flat screen TVs have special packing procedures.

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A set of FlatRate packing supplies

Packing boxes & personal containers at the highest quality

FlatRate Moving uses only the best packing materials, high quality blankets, boxes & tape. We also use heavy duty boxes for longer cross country or international moves. Visit our store to purchase the same professional materials we use.

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Packing for long term storage

We double wrap your items to protect them for the longer stay. Add special protection to ensure it will stay in great condition for as long as you need it to be stored. We shrink wrap your items to protect them from dust accumulation.

A FlatRate mover wrapping a piece of furniture
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Custom wood crating tailored for your needs

We construct custom crates at our wood shop located in Bronx. Our crates are made to ensure they’re perfectly tailored for your antiques, chandeliers, fine art, sculptures, or any item that require special care for moving.

Art packing, crating, shipping, and more

We are movers with expertise at moving artwork. Our movers are specialists at moving paintings, sculptures, & exhibits. We also move and set up museum quality lighting & display materials. No artwork is too big or too challenging to us.

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FlatRate mover carrying the wrapped furniture

Special packing for local or long distance needs

We special-pack your items according to the distance needs; for long distance moving we provide extra-safe packing amd shrink-wrap everything to ensure all items are well-protected.

Items we always special-pack for you

Hard-to-pack items are always included as part of our standard moving package. We know from experience it’s better to leave these things to the professionals, so we always take care of stuff like TVs, lamps, electronics, small mirrors and sculptures, artwork, glass or marble items, and all of your hanging clothes.

  • Flat-screen TVs Wrapped an packed in plasma boxes.
  • Lamps Packed in lamp boxes.
  • Electronics Wrapped and packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Mirrors Wrapped and packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Artwork and sculptures Wrapped and packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Glass or marble items cardboard-crated (items up to 4-feet).

Additional items we special pack for you

Our specialists are trained to pack all of your stuff quickly, efficiently, and safely. FlatRate’s Professional Packing Services can take care of all your dishes, pots & pans, books, fragile items, documents, shoes, etc., and save you time and frustration

  • Pots and pans Wrapped and packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Dishes Wrapped and packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Books Packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Clothes Packed in cardboard wardrobe boxes.
  • Shoes Packed in cardboard boxes.
  • Toys Packed in cardboard boxes.