April 9th, 2018 - 2:55 PM
Which are lower: PODS® costs or U-Pack® costs?
When comparing options for a long-distance move, you’ll likely see a wide range of prices — even within the same service type. For moving and storage containers, prices can vary depending on the company’s locations, equipment availability and general pricing method (like if they charge per container or automatically include storage time). Because of this, the easiest way to choose the right service is to do a side-by-side comparison. Many people compare U-Pack to PODS®, so let’s take a closer look at the details and costs.
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January 29th, 2018 - 10:26 AM
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.
August 25th, 2016 - 3:49 PM
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.
August 3rd, 2016 - 9:25 AM
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.
January 5th, 2015 - 4:15 PM
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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.
June 21st, 2013 - 3:13 PM
Looking for something similar to PODS® but less expensive?
January 14th, 2013 - 11:02 AM
PODS® rates vs. U-Pack Rates
If you’re considering containerized moving, comparing PODS® rates to U-Pack rates is a great place to start. Both are well-known portable moving and storage solutions, but one typically costs quite a bit less than the other. Want to take a guess at which typically costs less?
December 14th, 2012 - 1:45 PM
This week’s second Flashback is another reader favorite. It’s all about comparing U-Pack prices to PODS® prices; we’ll address how PODS® prices compare to U-Pack prices. I think you'll find some helpful information here.
Containerized Moving: PODS® Prices Compared to U-Pack Prices
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.
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: