Why We're Different

Careful with the China prides itself on being a different kind of moving company. Founded in 2011 by Laura and Jim Melvin, Careful with the China specializes in packing, unpacking and setting up homes and businesses. It is the quality of our people that makes us stand apart from the rest. Our movers are an exceptionally tight knit team with decades of service between them – showing their true dedication to the company.

 
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OUR MISSION

To care for our clients like family, providing efficient, world-class service as we help them navigate the entire process.

 
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OUR CORE VALUES

Careful, attentive and efficient work

Respect for clients’ property and privacy

Honesty and integrity

Listen and respond to clients with empathy

Empower our clients to make informed decisions

 

Meet The Team 

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LAURA MELVIN, OWNER

Laura Melvin is a Greensboro native and founded Careful With The China in 2011. She is married to Jimbo and has two beautiful daughters, Caroline and Izzy. Under Laura's leadership, Careful With The China has developed into the premier move management company in Greensboro. In her spare time, Laura enjoys cooking, playing golf and spending time with family and friends.

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JIM MELVIN, OWNER

Jim Melvin is the Owner and Operator of CWTC Moving & Storage, the official move partner of Careful with the China. Jim and his team are committed to providing quality service at every stage of the customer’s move experience. In his spare time, Jim enjoys fishing, playing golf, and spending time with his beautiful family and friends.

 
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Sarah Campbell - Office Manager

Sarah is our office manager. She handles all of our daily office needs. Prior to joining Careful With The China, Sarah worked in Human Resources for 14 years after graduating from Meredith College with a bachelor of science degree in Mathematics. Sarah is the mother of two sweet boys. In her spare time she loves to bake, run and spend time with her family and friends.

 
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Danii Peters - Move Manager

Danii Peters is our Move Manager. She handles the process of the pack from start to finish. She has worked with a lot and specializes in people. Danii has 3 kids and in her spare time she likes to be in the mountains, at the beach or just outdoors.

“I enjoy working with Careful with the China because I love watching things come together and the satisfaction of helping people be their best. Whether that is taking a space and packing it up, making things easier, or just be a support system while you go through all your things.”

 
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Eric Gettenburg - Lead Mover

 
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Donna Touchstone - Lead Packer

 
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Karen Van Buren - Assistant Move Manager/ Packer

Karen is our Assistant Move Manager and Packer. She was born and raised in Greensboro, NC. After graduating from high school, she attended collage at UNCG. Her concentration was in the area of Specific Learning Disabilities.

For five years Karen taught in Durham County and twenty-five years at Grimsley High School in Guilford County. In addition to teaching resource and inclusion classes, she performed administrative duties such as Department Head and School Base Committee Chairperson for many years.

“Teaching afforded me the opportunity to work with the public and provide a valuable and specialized service to my students. Working with Careful With the China allows me to continue serving the public in a unique way. CWTC not only provides moving and packing services, but also helps clients by managing their move from start to finish. I enjoy helping each client prepare for the move to their next home.”

 
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Michele Moyer - Packing Specialist