What to Look for in a Storage Company When Moving

Moving can be an overwhelming process, especially if you’ve never done it before. In addition to researching different neighborhoods, checking out school districts, and taking tours of your potential new home, you also have to pack all of your current belongings and figure out how you’ll move everything to your new place. If you’re moving locally, you might be leaning towards packing your belongings into a portable storage unit yourself and having it delivered to your destination.

So, how do you choose a storage company that will make the process go as smoothly and efficiently as possible? Keep reading to find out!

3 Things to Pay Attention to When Selecting a Storage Company

Good Reviews and Recommendations

It can be tempting to choose the first company that pops up on your Google search, but doing a deeper dive into each company and comparing reviews is always recommended. Reviews are typically left when customers have a great experience or a poor one, so narrow down your options by choosing the companies that customers expressed having a great experience with.

Additionally, if you have friends or family whose opinions you trust and they recommend a storage company to you, it won’t hurt to research the company and see if they will meet your needs.

Meets Your Individual Needs

Speaking of meeting your needs, it’s always a good idea to make sure the storage company will meet your specific requirements when moving. Does the company offer storage units that will fit all of your belongings? Does the company load your storage unit onto their truck and move it to your new location? These are all things you have to consider before choosing a storage company.

At Go Mini's Franchising, LLC., we make the process easy for you! We drop off the portable storage unit at your current home, you pack it at your own pace, and when you’re ready to move, all you have to do is give us a call at (866) 446-6187 and we’ll drive the unit over to your new home.

Fair Rates

Oftentimes, it can seem like storage and moving companies cost an arm and a leg to use their services. Always make sure you are receiving an estimate of the services you will need prior to booking with a company. At Go Mini's Franchising, LLC., we offer free quotes to ensure no costly surprises are thrown at you during your move.

If you’re in the process of moving and haven’t decided on a storage company yet, give us a call at (866) 446-6187 today! We’re here to answer any questions you might have to make your moving process seamless.