Top 5 Moving Containers of 2020

Are you looking for information about portable storage moving companies? Here goes the top 5 moving containers according to

Top Portable Storage Moving Companies

Their researchers reviewed hundreds of moving container companies, and have come up with the top 5 companies that have stood the test of time. Tell us what you think about the pros & cons list provided by Moving Feedback website.

1 U-haul / U-Box


  • You have the option to drive the container yourself

  • Available nationwide in all the states of the US

  • Low prices

  • Variable insurance opportunity

  • Online container reservation


  • Have to book in advance

  • They are wood-constructed

  • No refund for unused containers

  • Tracking of shipment is not possible; though they are reputable in the business

  • Not as big as other companies; hence, need to hire multiple containers for a large home but at cheaper rates.

2. PODS (Portable on Demand Storage) 


  • All types of moves are available.

  • Multiple options of container sizes

  • Moving containers are protected and weatherproof

  • Not expensive


  • Unable to track shipments

  • A phone call is required to finalize quotes

  • No loading and unloading assistance\

  • Transit times are longer

3. U-Pack 


  • Fastest transit times

  • Efficient tracking system

  • Instant online quotes

  • Deposit is not required

  • Flexible pricing system

  • Suitable for long distance moves


  • Smaller containers – require multiple containers for a large family move

  • No loading assistance

  • Expensive for local moves

4. 1-800-PACK-RAT 


  • Varieties of size options

  • Comes with free lock and $10,000 moving protection for long distance moves

  • Covers both short- and long-distance moves

  • Moving containers are protected and weatherproof


  • Limited availability compared to U-Pack or PODS

  • A phone call is required to finalize quotes

5. SmartBox 


  • Low cost

  • No fuel surcharges

  • Suitable for a small move

  • Workforce to handle multiple deliveries


  • Only one size of container is available

  • They are wooden containers


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