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What Is a Portable Storage Container?

A storage unit is a place in which you can store belongings that aren’t needed for the time being. While this is a concept you’re likely already familiar with, you might be less well-acquainted with their portable counterparts.Portable storage containers, which are large rectangular boxes, are on the rise in popularity due to the fact that they offer all the benefits of a regular unit, with the added perk of being delivered right to your front door.


Convenience

The issue with storing your belongings in a regular unit is that you likely won’t have access to the facility on a 24-hour basis. Since a portable container is brought directly to your home, packing is no longer constrained by business hours. This could be a game-changer for those of you with busy schedules.


Location

You may be skeptical about having a giant metal container sitting on your lawn. Sure, it’s convenient for packing, but is it visually appealing? You’ll be happy to hear
that these containers typically look like metal sheds, so they won’t impact your property’s curb appeal. However, should you not have the space, or simply don’t like the way it looks, you can arrange to have your portable storage container picked up and delivered to a secure facility.


Strength and durability

Since regular units are typically located in buildings similar to garages, you might be a bit concerned about how a container will compare in terms of strength and weatherproofing. Luckily, you’ve got no reason to worry. Portable units are completely waterproof and can withstand the elements, ensuring that your belongings are well-protected from heat, rain, wind and snow.


Affordable

Portable storage units are incredibly cost-effective, so you’re sure to find one that fits your budget. Depending on your individual needs, you can choose between new or used containers, as well as whether you want to rent or buy.


Booking a storage unit
Are you moving? Or a student looking for a place to store their belongings over the summer? Do you need somewhere to keep your possessions safe during a home renovation? Whatever your reasons, all your self storage needs can be met with U-Need Storage. With locations all over Ontario, we promise to provide you with excellent and affordable service. Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions you might have or to book a unit right away.