How to Haul Bulky Items Home
Cart your home center purchases safely with these no-nonsense tips
Skip the twine and stick with ½-inch-diameter polyester braided rope when securing things inside the trunk. It's durable and won't degrade. Polyester is stronger than cotton rope and won't stretch like nylon or deteriorate like polypropylene.
Tip: Slip a length of foam pipe insulation over the trunk's edge to prevent damage if lumber is hanging out the back.