When you have to move, you have a lot of choices for how you carry out that move. You can hire a full service mover to handle everything or do some or all of your move yourself. That latter option can be quite cost effective, which is why many people choose to take on the extra work involved. In addition to the cost benefits, the do it yourself move has become increasingly popular, in large part due to the fact that there are so many companies and options than there used to be. Those facing a do it yourself move decades ago saw renting a moving truck as the only option. Self service movers have changed the face of the do it yourself move.
Self service movers deliver portable storage containers to you. (Some self service movers rent you a portion of a truck or trailer which is delivered to you, but most utilize portable storage containers.) The containers come in various sizes to suit the needs of your move. You can have as many delivered as you need. Unlike when you rent a truck, you don't have to hurry to load and unload. Your belongings will be protected and secure during the duration of your loading process. Only you can unlock your containers, whether they are on your property, in transit or in a storage facility. If you need to put some or all of your belongings in temporary storage before you can move to your new home, you don't have to worry about adding more work to your already full moving checklist. Your self service movers will pick up your containers and take them to a storage facility. When you are ready to have them delivered, your self service movers will deliver your shipment to where you need it. No hassles. No driving. No rushing to load and unload.