How to protect a Mattress during a Move

You’re moving house!

You may have decided to go “all new” and get a new mattress while you’re it (mattresses should be replaced every 7-10 years anyway)

Or perhaps you love your current mattress and intend to bring it with you to your new place!

Here’s some tips on how to protect your mattress from dust, grime and that unidentifiable stain that you’ve no idea where it came from, and have no desire to let your mattress and it’s dodgy stain anywhere near your new place!

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Box Depot’s Eco-Friendly Terms and Logos Explained

Whatever you call it: Eco-Friendly, Green, Carbon Neutral, Environmentally Conscious, Zero-Waster …

It’s easy in the Supermarket where you can choose to buy your fruit and veg with no packaging. Or perhaps you go to the Deli Counter with your reusable Tupperware containers? Or you have a super-uber-groovy system at home for sorting your rubbish …

If you’re moving house (and chances are, if you’ve found Box Depot you probably are!) this is going to be one of the most stressful events you go through in your lifetime (sorry!)

In between the chaos, stress and panic of moving house, your intentions of staying true to the Eco-Friendly person you are might possibly go out the window!

DON’T PANIC!

As you will discover when you read this post, Box Depot has your best interests at heart. Our recently introduced and easily-identifiable Eco Friendly Products will keep you true to your intentions!

And if you would “like” to be more environmentally aware; but you’re not sure where to start with House Moving Supplies, please read on for an explanation of the terms and logos that we use on the product listings at Box Depot

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Why should I use Once-Used Cardboard Boxes?

Generally speaking, there are two types of cardboard boxes available – pristine, brand-new, never-been-used cardboard boxes … or what are known as “Once-Used” cardboard boxes that have already been made and used, but are so strong and robust that they can be used again!

Here at Box Depot, we love a Once-Used cardboard box … and there are a number of reasons why you should too!

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Biodegradable vs Compostable … What’s the Difference?

These days the terms “biodegradable” and “compostable” are everywhere … but they’re often used incorrectly, interchangeably or misleadingly, which adds a layer of uncertainty for anyone trying to shop sustainably.

If you truly wish to make planet-friendly choices, it is important to understand what biodegradable and compostable actually mean, what they don’t mean, and how exactly they differ …

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About our House Moving Kits

You’ve made the big decision … and now you find yourself scratching your head while it silently implodes as you try to work out how much stuff you have and how many boxes you’ll need to get it packed up!

This is often the biggest stress-inducer – whether you need to pack up because you’re moving house, or whether you just want to declutter (but need to keep it cos of sentimental value).

Here at Box Depot, our range of House Moving Kits will hopefully, at least, get you started, if not the job done for you …

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Box Depot’s Eco-Friendly Terms and Logos Explained

Whatever you call it: Eco-Friendly, Green, Carbon Neutral, Environmentally Conscious, Zero-Waster …

It’s easy in the Supermarket where you can choose to buy your fruit and veg with no packaging. Or perhaps you go to the Deli Counter with your reusable Tupperware containers? Or you have a super-uber-groovy system at home for sorting your rubbish …

If you’re moving house (and chances are, if you’ve found Box Depot you probably are!) this is going to be one of the most stressful events you go through in your lifetime (sorry!)

In between the chaos, stress and panic of moving house, your intentions of staying true to the Eco-Friendly person you are might possibly go out the window!

DON’T PANIC!

As you will discover when you read this post, Box Depot has your best interests at heart. Our recently introduced and easily-identifiable Eco Friendly Products will keep you true to your intentions!

And if you would “like” to be more environmentally aware; but you’re not sure where to start with House Moving Suppplies, please read on for an explanation of the terms and logos that we use on the product listings at Box Depot

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