Using those left over plastic bags before your move
DIY Vacuum bag for packing and storage
When packing bulky clothing for a move, here is a simple hack to get more clothing in your packing, reducing the need for more containers.
What you need: 13 gallon plastic bags, a vacuum with hose attachment, tape
How to do it:
- Fill a Bag with folded clothing or bed linens.
- Hold the Bag Closed mostly closed
- Insert Vacuum hose and remove air
- Bag will soon shrink around what you've packed
- Tie or tape the bag shut
Extra step: Toss in an Eco-friendly dryer sheet to keep packed items smelling really fresh.