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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...

How to Choose a Mover in SA

How to Choose a Mover in SA Moving furniture and possessions in South Africa is a lucrative business. Small single-vehicle operations, mid-sized movers with a national footprint, and large-fleet international removals companies are all vying for a slice of the market. Ideally, you want to...

Moving: How to Make it Less Stressful for Pets

Moving: How to Make it Less Stressful for Pets Pets are as sensitive to change as we are. In fact, moving to unfamiliar surroundings can be especially traumatic for our furry friends. With careful planning and a little help from the vet, you can make the moving process a lot less stressful for your dog or cat. Top...

Green Moving: Questions To Ask Your Movers

Green Moving: Questions To Ask Your Movers Moving house is about as far from being eco-friendly as it’s possible to be. Right? Wrong, actually. With a little forethought, preparation and care, you CAN make a difference by moving in an environmentally friendly way. It starts with selecting your moving company....

The Final Countdown…With Four Weeks To Go

The Final Countdown…With Four Weeks To Go By now, your home should be clear of anything you don’t want to take with you and ready for you to start packing. 1. Have your EcoBoxes and packing supplies you’ve ordered online or at the retail outlet delivered to your door. Allocate boxes to each room in the house,...

Six Ways To Think Green Before You Move

Six Ways To Think Green Before You Move The message that we need to be more conscious of our environment and do our bit to protect it, is spreading. Many of us are trying to live with the mantra of reduce, re-use, recycle and being more aware of how lightly… or not, we tread the earth. So why should moving...

D-Day: The move has arrived

D-Day: The move has arrived It’s D-Day. The movers are about to arrive. You’ve decluttered, recycled, donated, stored and sold what you don’t need. The boxes are packed and labelled, you know what EcoBoxes should be loaded first and last, and the cleaner is booked for after the contents of your...

Eight Things To Do Eight Weeks Before You Move

Eight Things To Do Eight Weeks Before You Move Two months seems like plenty of time to get to grips with moving house (or a small office). But it’s not. As you will find out if you DON’T get going early. There are all sorts of things you can do eight weeks before the van arrives and your EcoBoxes are loaded to...