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6 Reasons to Be Optimistic for Earth Day 2019

6 Reasons to Be Optimistic for Earth Day 2019 In terms of the environment, it is indeed time to panic. Climate change, pollution, resource shortages and more are already shaping human lives in dramatic and sometimes devastating ways. However, this doesn’t mean the situation is hopeless. Despite obvious...

Moving Boxes Online: A Guide to Choosing From Our Range

Moving Boxes Online: A Guide to Choosing From Our Range Gone are the days when you’d have to salvage used cardboard boxes from bottle stores and supermarkets to pack for your home or office move. With Ecobox, you can purchase or rent clean, hygienic and affordable packing boxes. You can buy our moving boxes online,...

How Much Water and Energy Does an Ecobox Save?

How Much Water and Energy Does an Ecobox Save? Our Ecoboxes are sturdy plastic moving boxes, ideal for use when moving home or offices. They’re sealable, stackable and fully recyclable. So how do Ecoboxes compare to cardboard moving boxes – and which are the most environmentally responsible choice? How do Ecoboxes...

7 Tricks for Packing and Moving Fragile Items

7 Tricks for Packing and Moving Fragile Items Moving home is always a challenge. But when you get to the other side and find your prized possessions cracked, scratched or broken, it’s no longer a challenge – it’s a catastrophe. So how do you preserve the fragile, expensive items? We offer seven tricks for...

Mattress Covers for Moving: Why They’re a Good Idea

Mattress Covers for Moving: Why They’re a Good Idea We take a lot of care when it comes to moving most things in our households. Crockery is bubble wrapped, TVs are housed in sturdy boxes and even sofas are often wrapped in plastic or blankets. When it comes to mattresses, however, most of us don’t put in the same...

How to Move a Flat-screen TV: Tips for Keeping It in One Piece

How to Move a Flat-screen TV: Tips for Keeping It in One Piece If you’re like most people, you probably spend a lot of time picking out the right flat-screen TV. You might even have saved up for it over a few months, so it would be pretty upsetting if it got damaged during a move. Flat-screen TVs can be heavy and awkward to move....

Need Moving Boxes?: 8 Benefits of Ecoboxes

Need Moving Boxes?: 8 Benefits of Ecoboxes If you need packing or moving boxes, we’d like to offer strong, stackable Ecoboxes as the perfect, modern solution. Simply rent the boxes for the period you’ll need them. 1. Convenient There’s no need to brave the traffic or take time better spent organising a move in...

Ecobox Tree Planting Projects with Food & Trees for Africa

Ecobox Tree Planting Projects with Food & Trees for Africa At Ecobox, we believe it’s our responsibility as a South African company to do what we can to help those in need and to improve our local communities. This is why Ecobox has chosen to support Food & Trees for Africa, which we believe is doing extremely...