Step 4 Pack Labor

How to add and calculate for your packing jobs

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Written by Corey Powser
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Pack Labor

Step 4 (Purple): You must come to step 4 and select one of the options if you want to charge a customer for pack labor.

No Packing Required (Blue): This option will be selected by default for all estimates. This is if you are not providing packing services for this move.

Flat Pack/Unpack (Red): Select this option if you would like to charge your flat packing rates for this customer.

Hourly Pack/Unpack (Green): Select this option if you would like to charge your hourly packing rates for this customer.

Item & Total QTY (Yellow): This section will list the packing materials added on Step 3 and the total quantity you will be providing.

Pack QTY (Pink): This is the number of items from the left (Yellow) that you will be charging pack labor for.

Unpack QTY (Brown): This is the number of items from the left (Yellow) that you will be charging unpack labor for.


Adding packing to the quote

Packing Services (Purple): This will be automatically selected if packing services are added on in Step 4.

Packing Service Section (Green): This section has been enlarged for a better view below.

Packing Crew Size (Yellow): This is the crew size for your pack labor.

Packing Hourly Rate (Red): This is your hourly pack labor rate. This will only appear if you selected "Hourly Pack/Unpack" on Step 4.

Packing Hours (Blue): These are the estimated packing hours, calculated by your "pack/unpack time" on the packing materials page explained earlier in this article. You are able to manually change this on Step 6.

Packing Fee (Green): This will show the packing fee total.


If you would like to learn more about how our system calculates packing we also have a "Pack Labor Overview" article you can check out

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