Storage

How Big Is a Storage Container? And What Size Is Right for You?

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by Shannon Jacobs Posted on April 18, 2024

Choosing the right size storage unit or portable container is all about finding the sweet spot that keeps you from paying for more space than you need and running out of room after you’ve already loaded most of your stuff. Check out our guide to figure it out.

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18 Dos and Don’ts for Packing Portable Storage Containers

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by Sofia Rivera Posted on March 25, 2024

Thinking of renting a portable storage container? Good call! Before you get loading, though, check out these 18 dos and don’ts about what can and can’t go in the containers and how to get the most out of them.

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How Much Is a Storage Unit? Storage Unit Costs Explained

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by Easton Smith Posted on February 20, 2024

Storage unit costs depend on the size, features, location, and season. Looking for the best storage deal? This guide will help you focus on what matters most to you.

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Renting a Storage Container: 11 Things You Need to Know

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by Easton Smith Posted on February 16, 2024

Check out our guide to the key factors to consider when you’re renting portable storage containers for storing stuff, moving, or both. Find out how they work and whether they’re a good solution for your needs.

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White Elephant Gift Ideas That Won’t End Up In Storage in 2024

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by PODS Posted on November 13, 2023

When the holiday season rolls around, you’re almost guaranteed to have at least one White Elephant gift exchange (also called Dirty Santa or Yankee Swap). Rather than spend your hard-earned money on something someone is bound to toss, we suggest checking out these White Elephant gift ideas for presents that are fun and functional. From gifts under $25 to spendier options over $100 and picks that are just flat-out funny, check out these ideas for your next gift exchange.

 

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What Can I Store in a Non-Climate-Controlled Storage Container? Here’s What You Need to Consider

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by Kat Piccolo Posted on October 19, 2023

Whether you’re moving or simply making extra space in your home, placing things in storage for a little while is sometimes the best option. But should you spring for climate-controlled storage? Or is it a waste? Take a look at all your options, including an alternative that may actually prove to work better all-around.

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PODS Provides Containers to Organizations Supporting Maui Wildfire Relief

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by PODS Posted on August 24, 2023

PODS is partnering with Pasha Hawaii, a leading shipping company in the Hawaii/Mainland trade lane, to support emergency relief efforts on the island. PODS is making available for use a portion of its local container inventory to Native Hawaiian support and community-based organizations and will work with Pasha to distribute the containers to local organizations. 

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Choosing the Right Kind of Storage Boxes

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by Ivonne Spinoza Posted on April 26, 2023

When you pack your belongings away in a storage unit, portable container, or even at home, it’s essential to use the appropriate containers. Ensure your items stay organized, dry, and damage-free with the right storage boxes.

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Storage 101: How to Make Long-Term Storage Work for You

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by Karen Dybis Posted on April 20, 2023

Time to start looking into long-term storage options? We’re here to help. Don’t just go with the first company you hear about. Instead, go with one that not only stores your stuff well but also makes you feel confident that everything will be just as you left it when you return. Learn more now!

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Climate-controlled storage: Is it worth the cost?

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by LB Gabriel Posted on April 20, 2023

If you have belongings that can be altered by certain temperatures, climate-controlled storage may be your best solution for long-lasting protection. This is a more expensive option, though, so it helps to know what climate-controlled storage is, the costs associated with it, and what types of items require this level of care. Learn all about it now.

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