Local Moving in Columbia, SC
Get a Portable Storage Container from Go Mini's of Columbia, SC for your move
Go Mini's of Columbia, SC wants to help you with your local move! How? We offer convenient portable storage containers so you can move at your own pace and enjoy the flexibility of a DIY move without all the pain points. Skip the movers and make your move at your own pace.
How to Know If a DIY Move Is Right for You
It can be daunting to decide whether to look for local movers or opt for a DIY moving solution. There are a few things to consider. First, a do-it-yourself (DIY) move does not mean you have to move all by yourself. Go Mini's of Columbia, SC is happy to help while giving you the control and flexibility you need to move on your terms. We give you the moving equipment, so you can move with your friends and family.
Second, a DIY move may be right for you if you want time to get rid of things you no longer need, a move that involves trusted helpers instead of hired hands, and the convenience of moving on a weekend or at your own pace.
If you have a portable storage container, you can spend time going through your things, and packing. There's no rush to make sure everything is ready for the movers. Once everything is loaded into the container the move itself should only take a couple of hours, and then you have as long as you need to unpack!
The Perks and Process of Renting a Portable Storage Container
When you rent a portable storage container from Go Mini's of Columbia, SC, you get plenty of perks:
- We are reliable and pride ourselves on our flexible scheduling options
- Our moving containers are versatile and come in different sizes to meet all your needs (our storage units are bigger than our competitors’, so even if you’re moving multiple rooms, you will only need one!)
- Rentals, storage, and delivery are affordable with Go Mini's of Columbia, SC. We do not believe in hidden fees or surcharges.
Simply choose the size of moving container that works best for you. All our containers are 8 feet tall and come in 12-, 16-, and 20-foot lengths. Once you choose your container, we will deliver it to you, give you time to load it up, then drive it across town for you, and give you time to unload it.
Truly, moving on your terms with the best equipment in the industry.
Renting a Container vs. Renting a Truck?
Driving a moving truck filled with your most valued possessions can be stressful – and even dangerous if you do not have plenty of skill and experience driving large vehicles. Our clients love the fact that they do not have to drive massive moving trucks across town, and our professional transportation services help ensure that priceless, irreplaceable items do not get lost or damaged during the move.
Let Go Mini's of Columbia, SC drop off and pick up your items and save yourself the stress.
How Much Does It Cost?
At Go Mini's of Columbia, SC, we pride ourselves on transparent estimates and pricing. Simply give us the details about your move, and we will give you a free, instantaneous quote.
We won’t ask for much information, and we certainly won’t call and harass you at all hours of the day and night. Tell us when and where you need your container delivered and where and how long you need to keep us, and we will give you an honest, fair price.
We Can Help with Storage and Supplies, Too!
If you are facing a long window between selling your home and buying a new one, undergoing a remodel or renovation, or need to store your container away from home for any reason, rest assured that Go Mini's of Columbia, SC has a solution. We offer long-term storage for our containers, and you can always access your unit if needed.
For a fee, we can even take your unit out of storage and bring it to you for a day or more, then put it back into storage when you’re done. You can also change your rental length and rely on a set monthly rental fee for the duration of your storage period.
Go Mini's of Columbia, SC also supplies quality moving supplies that can help keep your belongings safe during both storage and transportation. From wardrobe boxes and dish barrels to book boxes and newsprint, we have the packing supplies you need to keep your belongings safe.
In short, we have you covered every step of the way.
How to Efficiently Pack a Mobile Storage Container for a Local Move
Efficient packing of a portable storage container for a local move requires a strategic approach. To begin with, start by gathering all packing supplies such as boxes, packing tape, bubble wrap, and markers. Prepare a list of items and categorize them based on their size and fragility.
Large, less fragile items like furniture and appliances should be placed at the base. Consider using furniture pads or blankets to protect against scratches. Follow this with medium-sized, less fragile items like pots, pans, and books.
For fragile items like dishes and glassware, wrap each piece individually in bubble wrap and place them in sturdy boxes. Fill empty spaces in these boxes with packing peanuts or crumpled paper to minimize movement during transit.
Lighter, smaller items and boxes should be placed on top of heavier items. This balances the weight and prevents damage. Always remember to label your boxes clearly to simplify unpacking.
Finally, make sure to secure all items against movement. You can use straps or ropes to tie down larger items. The key to an efficient packing process is to utilize space wisely and ensure the safety of your belongings.
Convenient Delivery OptionsGo Mini’s offers unmatched convenience with delivery to your chosen location, flexible loading to match your schedule, and the option to keep the containers as long as you need.
Weather Proof ContainersOur containers are ventilated, reducing moisture and humidity that contributes to mold and mildew. Our containers are eight inches off the ground to help avoid possible water damage.
Up to 20 Foot ContainersOur containers offer more space than the competition. Our storage calculator can help you determine how much space you need.
Competitive PricingWe are proud to provide our customers with transparent pricing. There are no hidden fees, mileage charges, tolls, fuel costs, or insurance prices tacked on.
Go Mini’s® is a convenient and simple solution when moving your business. Our units are easy to load and there is no need to disassemble office furniture. We highly suggest using moving pads, blankets, and taking advantage of the tie down railings to protect your furniture. You can count on us to help make this move efficient by doing the driving for you. Allow us to deliver your container when you need it so you can keep your business moving smoothly.
Let us bring convenience to your front door! Call (866) 446-6187 to learn more.