Founded in 1890, Peasley Moving & Storage has successfully weathered many history-changing events including the Great Seattle Fire, WWI, the Spanish Flu of 1918, the Great Depression, WWII, the 2008 recession, and 9/11 among many other public crises. The health & safety of our customers, staff, service providers, and local community are paramount and we continue to adhere to all directives from local, state, and federal government agencies.
Although many unknowns still remain, rest assured that Peasley Moving & Storage will be timely and transparent in our communications regarding servicing your moving & storage needs. Our professional relocation consultants will work diligently to offer creative solutions in the event your project is impacted by the current health crisis.


All Peasley Moving & Storage Employees are instructed and expected to follow the guidelines provided by the CDC. This includes:

  • Staying home from work if ill, experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, or having been exposed to someone with the virus
  • Washing hands frequently with soap or using proper hand sanitizer when soap is not available
  • Maintaining a 6’ social distance from others to the highest degree possible
  • Wearing appropriate face masks when/if requested or required

Peasley Moving & Storage continues to take the following steps:

  • Regularly refreshing and reinforcing prevention guidelines among all staff members to reduce the risk of spreading infection
  • Daily monitoring of staff for symptoms of illness and sending anyone with symptoms home
  • Offering customers the option of contact-free virtual estimate appointments – More Information About Virtual Estimates
  • Following all guidelines and protocols required by Retirement Living Communities, Apartment Complexes, Condominiums, Commercial Buildings, etc.
  • Upon request and at no charge, our crew members can wear masks while performing your move. Please simply notify your Relocation Consultant if this is your preference.

Peasley Moving & Storage requests the following of our customers:

  • If you have a scheduled estimate appointment or booked move, please notify us immediately if you or any members of your household have been exposed to COVID-19, tested positive for COVID-19, or are experiencing symptoms including cough, fever, or difficulty breathing. Please rest assured there is NO CHARGE to reschedule your estimate or move due to illness – we will work together to find an alternate date that works for you.
  • Please use disinfectant/cleaner to wipe down commonly touched surfaces, objects, door handles, etc. at your residence.
  • Please make a sink, hand soap, and paper towels available to your outside salesperson and moving crew for handwashing during their time within your home.
  • Please keep all windows open throughout the moving process as this allows for greater airflow and reduces the containment of germs.
  • Please maintain a social distance of 6’ or greater during both your in-person estimate appointment and while moving services are being performed.

Here are some informative and helpful resources about COVID-19:

The team at Peasley Moving & Storage. is proud to continue offering our wide range of services in accordance with the necessary precautions outlined above. Whether you are planning to move your household or business down the street, across the country, or around the world, we’re here to make the process seamless & safe for you, just as we’ve done for well over a century!

~ Peasley Moving & Storage  

How to easily handle packing for storage?

Over the years storage services became more and more popular. It has come to the point that most moving services have incorporated storage services among other things, they offer to consumers. As many of you already know there are many benefits of storage. And along with that, there are also different types of storage that Peasley Moving & Storage has to offer. Of course, depending on your needs the storage prices, size, and type can differ. But what all of them have in common is that in order for everything to be organized you need to pack your items for storage. How to easily handle packing for storage? Well, we will tell you!

Everything starts with a plan!

Before we start telling you how to easily handle packing for storage, there are some things you need to do. First, you will need to decide what items you want to store. Based on that you will be able to pick the perfect storage type and size. Are you in need of climate-controlled storage, outdoor storage, or maybe commercial storage solutions? When you pick the items for storage it’s time to make a packing plan. Write every item down in order to have inventory.

A couple writing down everything they are packing for storage
While packing for storage, make a list of everything that you are storing.

Select what you need to pack

Among the items, you selected make a couple of segments. The items you don’t use, fragile items, the things you will need often, and the items that will need to be packed separately(valuable or too tough to stack). Once you have a clear picture of what goes where it’s time for packing supplies!

Choose proper packing supplies

Well, packing for storage is impossible without packing supplies. Packing supplies are relatively easy to find. You will have more than one option. Buying from the local stores, borrowing it, or maybe using packing supplies Boise residents recommend. Of course, it is your choice. What’s important is that the supplies are in good shape, and are not contaminated with food, or any other type of products. The packing supplies that you will need are different depending on the items you are storing.

Take care during the packing process

So after you picked the items for storage, decided on the type of storage such as heated storage Boise offers, and got all of the packing materials, it’s time to pack! Of course, there are certain steps you will need to follow.

A box with items during the process of packing for storage
Not all of the packing materials have to be new; you can improvise as long as they’re clean.

For example, how to pack lamps or how to pack glass is not the same! But if you are careful and not in a hurry it won’t be a problem. Make sure all of the fragile items are carefully wrapped in bubble wrap or wrapping paper before placing them in the boxes.

Proper preparation for packing is half the work

Packing for storage can sometimes take a lot of time. But it’s worth it as your items will be safe and neatly packed. Make sure that all of the heavy items are at the bottom of the boxes. And label everything!

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