Call Us: 888-755-2212
Secure Site

Moving Containers Make Moving Easier

How to Book a Mover

How it Works

Hire Local Movers
Moving Tips

If you need to estimate the weight of your possessions, feel free to use our moving weight calculator.
Moving Weight Calculator


Guide to moving on a low budget. What you can do to save money and avoid extra moving expenses on your next move.
Low Budget Moving Tips


How to pack and move Plasma TVs. Here are some helpful packing tips.
How To pack a Plasma TV


Type in Your Zip Code and Select Move Date

To Find Available Movers and Helpers Nationwide



How many movers/hours do I need?

How Moving Containers Make Moving Easier

The advent of moving containers has definitely made moving more convenient and faster. They have practically simplified the process of moving from one place to another by providing various sizes of portable storage solutions, some large enough to fit even entire households of furniture. Gone are the days when you have to shed blood, sweat, and tears just to pack your furniture and household appliances into the delivery truck.

Following are some of the factors that make moving easier when using moving containers:

  • Portable and easy loading storage

    Using a moving container eliminates the dangers inherent in loading typical moving trucks as it provides easy-entry loading at ground level. You do not have to traverse a narrow ramp while carrying heavy furniture just to be able to load it into the delivery truck. A lot of accidents happen even before the actual delivery starts - during the loading of the items on the delivery vehicle.

  • Moving cost efficiency

    Compared to hiring a professional moving company, a moving container is cheaper. You can pack and place the items in the container, arrange them according to your preference on your own or with your family and friends before the moving company arrives to pick up the container for delivery to your new home. This way, you will only pay for the cost of the container rental and actual delivery.

    You can find professional manpower on moverscorp.com to pack and load the container for you for a minimal cost, if necessary.

  • Flexible Solutions

    There are various sizes of moving containers you can choose from, depending on the provider you use. This offers you the flexibility to get only the container that will be suitable for your particular needs. Most moving companies charge a flat rate regardless of the number and size of the items you are moving. With moving containers, on the other hand, you have the option to move with as little or as much as you need or want in one go.

  • Better Security

    Portable storage containers are dropped off at your designated location or premises and only you hold the key for the individual units. Once you have filled up and locked up your furniture and other items in the containers, they remain secure and safe for the entire duration of the move until you unlock the units at your destination to start the unloading process.

  • Efficient and safe delivery

    A specialized lift system is used to pick up your filled up storage containers, thus minimizing the possibility of shifting and jostling of the items inside. This helps ensure that even the more fragile items you are moving such as glasses or vases, will reach your new home intact and undamaged.

    Some containers feature tie-down rings with better positioning and design to help you load more things at the right places. These provide additional safety for your items.

    International, national, and local delivery options Most traditional movers do not have sufficient logistics to effect moves to a different country or state. On the other hand, a lot of providers of portable moving containers are capable of cross-country and even international deliveries. Just make sure to choose a reliable service provider to help ensure that your long-distance or overseas move will be safe, stress-free, and successful.

  • Conclusion

    Regardless of the distance of your required transfer, there are inherent risks and inconveniences that come with every move to a new home or location. However, these can be minimized, if not totally eliminated with the use of the right moving containers provided by a reputable and reliable company.

    Written by

  • MoversCorp Facebook MoversCorp Google+ MoversCorp Twitter MoversCorp Blog

    FAQ I Contact I Privacy Policy I Terms and Conditions I Site Map I Movers Signup/Login I
    Copyright © 2017 Local Movers Corp All rights reserved