Jul 7, 2011
Moving is expensive enough. Why should you pay for boxes to pack your stuff in?
For the past few weeks, I’ve been collecting boxes from friends and co-workers. They know I’m moving, so whenever someone gets a package, they drop off a box or two at my desk.
I’m lucky, apparently. I have no shortage of boxes now. Packing tape, on the other hand, always seems to disappear or run out when I need it.
Here’s a roundup of good places to find free moving boxes, drawn from my own experience and tips from readers…