Professional movers can help military families to pack up their gear in a timely manner. With frequent relocations that often include passports, military families need all of the help they can get. In the article “Moving? Packing Tips and Tricks from a Military Family” from Breathecast, you can get some expert tips from someone who has been the “new kid” 13 times.

If you want to pack with true military-style efficiency, streamline your stuff and never let empty space go unused. When you pack up a box, it’s never finished until it has a clear label. The label should be written in bold black Sharpie on all sides of the box. Remember to include the designated room in your label in order to create a simple unpacking experience.