Almost every household has a computer nowadays. Computers are now becoming part of our lives and if not all, most of us consider computers as one of our basic necessities in life. Most of us depend on the computer to make a living.
If you are moving and your computer is one of the necessities that you cannot live without, you have a big concern on how you can pack it properly to prevent it from any breakage. Here are some tips on how to pack your computer.
If you are making a living out of your computer or there are important stored data in it, you need to take charge and be sure you are well backup.
Make some backup of all your important data to make sure if anything goes wrong with it, you still have all the important data that you need.
Remove the CD ROM, mouse and other items that are connected in your computer. Pack them individually.
Make sure that you have shut down your computer properly, unplug power cable and wrap each cable carefully. Avoid pulling the cords improperly.
Pack all the components of your computer properly like the CPU, monitor, printer, etc.
in their respective manufacturer boxes. Always use their manufacturer boxes. Fill in some bubble wraps any free spaces inside the box to prevent from any movement of the item inside the box during the transit.
Pack your monitor carefully; treat it like a mirror that could easily break if mishandled. Make sure to label all the boxes properly to warn the moving team that the items inside the boxes are important and should be handled with care during the loading and unloading process.
These simple tips could save you from any frustrations in the future once you have settled in and try to connect with your friends using your computer. Plan ahead and avoid any cramming in order to give you more time to pack properly.