More and more companies are offering plastic moving boxes as an eco-friendly alternative to cardboard boxes.
If you are packing flat screen TV's, mirrors, pictures, lamps, or any other similarly shaped items, then you'll probably need to buy some specialty moving boxes.
Knowing the exact number of moving boxes you'll need is almost impossible. However, based on a few factors, you can get a good idea. What size boxes are ideal? Where can you purchase them?
Cardboard boxes are widely available, and can be had for free if you look in the right places. But does it make more sense to buy?