As you can probably guess, when you're preparing to move, you'll need boxes and tape and perhaps some bubble-wrap or old newspapers to use as protective wrapping for delicate items.
But that may not be all you need. Take a look at this list and see if you'll need any of these on hand while you're packing or on moving day!
Colour markers for labelling boxes. (Tip: Colour coding boxes by room will make unpacking much easier.)
Stretch wrap to protect larger items that can't fit into a box.
Small plastic bags to store dis-assembled parts, such as sofa legs, cabinet hardware, etc. (You don't want to lose them!!!)
Moving blankets to protect floors.
A dolly or hand truck to move heavy items. (You can rent these.) Mattress moving bag. This…