March 16th, 2015 - 3:28 PM
Looking to rent a trailer for storage?
If you’re moving long distance and you need storage in transit, U-Pack is an easy solution. Just load your belongings into the trailer and store them there until you’re ready for delivery. It’s a great way to avoid the work involved with loading and unloading at a traditional storage facility. Let’s take a look at what you can expect from U-Pack trailer storage, including how it works and how to get a quote.
How U-Pack Trailer Storage Works
When you move in a trailer, your price is based on the linear footage your belongings take up inside the trailer, and storage rates are per trailer, per 30 days.
July 24th, 2013 - 11:26 AM
See How Easy Door-to-Door Storage is With U-Pack
Door-to-door storage is such an awesome concept. Who wants to load their stuff, unload it into a storage building, then load it back up just to unload it again?
No one. That’s who.
Instead, with door-to-door storage, you can get the storage container dropped off right at your door, load it up, then when you’re ready, get it delivered right to your new location.
Load once. Unload once. Talk about convenience.
And whether you need storage for a small apartment, a large home, or anything in between, U-Pack offers door-to-door storage options that fit the bill.
U-Pack’s Portable Door-to-Door Storage Options
March 30th, 2013 - 2:51 PM
The Cost of Moving and Storage
There are many moving services out there, and the storage possibilities are endless. Determining how much moving and storage costs can be difficult. However, for the easiest, most affordable combination of moving and storage, you want a company that does them both, like U-Pack! You can easily figure out how much moving and storage costs with U-Pack by getting a free moving quote. What does that moving quote include? I’m glad you asked! Let me show you everything you get with moving and storage at U-Pack.
Moving and Storage Cost: Moving with U-Pack
U-Pack makes the moving part of “moving and storage” super easy.
September 13th, 2012 - 4:21 PM
You ask, U-Pack answers! “I need storage and delivery. Is that possible with U-Pack?”
I once had an elementary teacher who called her students “unique snowflakes.” A little unusual? Yes. True? Yes. And you could say the exact same thing about moves. They’re all unique... just like a snowflake.
July 9th, 2012 - 3:21 PM
Does your move require storage? If so, as you're getting moving quotes, the first question you should ask is, "do you have storage options?" If they do, the next question should be, "how does it work?" While this hasn't always been the case, you'll likely find several moving companies offering moving and storage options these days. And with so many options available, it's easy to feel like you're in over your head. My goal is to help you wade through each option and make the best choice for your specifc needs.
Moving companies that offer storage
June 29th, 2012 - 3:03 PM
Did you know that every time a moving shipment is handled after the initial loading, the chances of loss or damage increase by more than 80%! This statistic means that if you are looking for moving and storage, you will want to find an option where you don’t have to move your items over and over again.
October 14th, 2011 - 2:12 PM
It's Flashback Friday! Each week U-Pack revisits a blog topic that has been helpful to our readers. Since so many of our customers have a need for storage along with their move, today we're bringing back the "What's the Best Way to Store and Move?" post. Be sure to check the comment section of the post for more valuable moving advice— our customer's ask great questions and make some great points. Happy Friday!!
What's the Best Way to Store and Move?
I have to admit, when I began here six years ago, I was a little surprised by the number of customers who needed to store and move. Specifically, those who knew they were moving, but didn't know where to.
March 18th, 2011 - 10:32 AM
Storage and Moving Solutions from U-Pack
There are a lot of scenarios that could cause you to need storage and moving options during your relocation: you may have to vacate your current home weeks before the closing date on your new house, or maybe you're going to tackle a few renovation projects before moving the furniture into your new home. Whatever the reason or need, U-Pack has several storage and moving alternatives to fit your moving budget.
December 13th, 2010 - 2:31 PM
Mobile mini storage— oh, the possibilities!
Ok, so maybe mobile mini storage isn't that exciting. But it's actually pretty cool if you're moving— when you think about it, mobile mini storage can be a big help, especially when your moving situation is less than ideal. For example, what if the closing dates on your previous home and new house don't match up? Where are you going to keep all your belongings in the meantime? The ReloCube is the perfect solution: they can be stored at origin, destination, or even on-site. And that's just one scenario where mobile mini storage can help you avoid a headache. Here are a few scenarios where having a portable storage container would be really helpful:
November 15th, 2010 - 4:15 PM
Moving and storage companies: what you need to know
With any big move, there's typically more to it than just trying to find reputable moving and storage companies. You also have to deal with details like: finding a new home, settling in to a new job, enrolling the kids in their new school, finding a new family doctor, and just getting used to your new neighborhood in general. Who wants to stress over which of the moving and storage companies to use for your move? To make things a little easier, we've compiled 3 basic questions you should ask when speaking to any moving and storage company .
Questions to ask moving and storage companies