What To Do With Books When Moving?

This is one of the most common moving box sizes, and can be used for a wide variety of items.

The book box is 1.5 cubic feet and measures 17”x12 3/8”x 12 3/8”.

This box is the smallest of the standard-sized boxes, and because of that it is the ideal choice for packing heavy items and small items.

What is the best way to pack books when moving?

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What is the best size box for moving books?

This is one of the most common moving box sizes, and can be used for a wide variety of items. The book box is 1.5 cubic feet and measures 17”x12 3/8”x 12 3/8”. This box is the smallest of the standard-sized boxes, and because of that it is the ideal choice for packing heavy items and small items.

What do you do when you no longer want a book?

10 Ways to Recycle Your Old Books

  • Donate to your local library. Bring your gently used books to your local library.
  • Donate to a local charity. Bring your boxes of used books to your local Goodwill, Salvation Army or other local charity.
  • Make some gift tags.
  • Recycle your unusable books.
  • Sell them or give them away online.
  • Make a “Free Books” box.

How do you pack old books?

How to Safely Move Old Books

  1. Put them spine down or on their sides.
  2. Put stiff cardboard between each book.
  3. Wrap everything in cling wrap.
  4. Wrap everything in towels.
  5. Put your books in small boxes or suitcases.
  6. Fill in the spaces with packing peanuts so nothing moves.
  7. Label the box with the type of books inside them.