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Home3Did you know that most of the contents of a two or three bedroom house in Charlotte NC could fit into a single 20ft storage container? When most people think of moving they often worry about the tedious task of packing and unpacking the entire house. It is true that moving is not an easy task, but you can make it easier by working with the right moving equipment. You need a storage container.

Buy or rent

Depending on how frequently you plan to use it, you can either buy or rent a storage container. Used storage containers are quite affordable and widely available in different dimensions depending on your storage needs. After moving, you can repurpose the container into a garden shed if you have enough room in your back yard.  Renting is a great option for temporary use, especially when relocating to a more permanent location.

Convenience

Moving using rental containers is quite convenient. The dimensions of the storage unit make it easy to stack up a variety of household furniture, appliances, cartons and suitcases. If you do strategically, you would be surprised with the number of items you can fit into the containers. The container can be hauled away by a truck or trailer to your new home.

Another reason why the container is such as convenient option is you can load it up at your own pace so you can get everything well organized and stacked up. Unlike a moving truck, the container can be left in your driveway for you to pack your items and collected later on by the trailer after you are done stacking.

Strong and sturdy

Shipping containers Charlotte NC are often built using about 1.8mm thick of sturdy and strong steel, making them one of the most durable transportation containers you can find today. They can protect your items from bad weather and theft or vandalism. They are ideal for both short distance and long distance transportation of household items.

Temporary storage

Sometimes transition in Charlotte NC from one house to another may not be as smooth as you would expect. Storage containers are there for you. When it is time to pack up the old house, you can send the storage container to a secure storage location until your new home is ready. Once you are ready to settle in, the moving company will deliver the storage container with all your items intact to your new home.