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Comparing PODS® Competitors

January 29th, 2018 - 10:26 AM
Comparing PODS® Competitors

Consider all the different PODS® competitors​

If you’re getting ready to move, you may be noticing PODS® moving containers around town and wondering if other companies offer a similar service. Pack Rat®, U-Haul® and U-Pack®also offer portable storage containers for long-distance moves, but they each work slightly differently. Since the companies have varying equipment and service options, we’ve gathered some information to make it easier to compare. Take a look at PODS® services and compare PODS® alternatives to find the right container for your move. 

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PODS® Container Sizes Comparison

August 25th, 2016 - 3:49 PM
PODS® Container Sizes Comparison

Comparing container sizes – PODS® vs. U-Pack®

Moving containers are a great option for anyone planning a move — they’re affordable, easy to load and make long distance relocation and storage simple and convenient. Both PODS® and U-Pack offer moving containers, though they each have different equipment sizes and service options. The information below can help you determine which company’s moving equipment best suits your move.

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PODS® Rates Compared to U-Pack

August 3rd, 2016 - 9:25 AM
PODS® Rates Compared to U-Pack

Are your PODS® rates too high?

If you’ve seen a PODS® container around town, you may have thought they were much better alternative to driving a rental truck across the country. They fit into a driveway or in front of a house and they sit close to the ground so moving things in and out is easy – what could be better? But then you request a quote and see the price … and maybe you start wondering if there are any cheaper container moving options out there.

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How Much Does PODS® Cost Compared to U-Pack

July 5th, 2016 - 2:26 PM
How Much Does PODS® Cost Compared to U-Pack

Compare PODS® moving cost to U-Pack®

If you’re looking at options for moving containers, you’ve probably discovered that the two companies most often compared are PODS® and U-Pack. While the services are fairly similar (a container is dropped off at your home, you load it and then it’s picked up and transported to your new home) there are a few important differences. In many cases, one of the top distinctions is cost — which leads to the question, “How much does PODS® cost in comparison to U-Pack?” To answer this question effectively, you have to put the companies side by side and explore how customers get a quote, understand why the costs are different and see how the services compare.

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6 Reasons U-Pack is Better than PODS®

October 9th, 2013 - 2:06 PM

U-Pack or PODS® – which is better?

That’s a great question. Both moving companies take care of the driving for you, deliver and pick up the equipment, and have storage options available. With so many similarities, it can be difficult to see the differences. Once you start comparing, we think you’ll find that U-Pack is the better choice for moving long-distance over PODS®. Here are 6 reasons why.
 

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PODS® Rates for Moving Across Country vs. U-Pack

August 28th, 2012 - 2:47 PM

If you’re curious about how PODS® rates compare to U-Pack rates when you’re moving cross country, get a free online moving quote and put them side-by-side. U-Pack almost always offers the lower price.

Service Matters
Moving with portable storage containers is a popular way to move, so knowing exactly what you’re getting out of your moving container is important. Here’s a breakdown of what you get with PODS® and how it compares to U-Pack: