Types of Moving Storage containers
Moving storage containers are convenient methods of storage for moving as compared to hiring professional movers and renting a moving truck. These large storage containers are made of a range of material and are dropped off at the doorstep of customers for easy storage. Moving storage containers are weather proof and resistant to damp and mold. Various sizes of containers are available. Moving storage containers are big enough to hold the contents of an entire room yet small enough to fit within the parking lot of a home. They are placed at ground level by a hydraulic lift fitted on the truck of the company for easy storage. There are different sizes of moving storage containers for long distance moving. Some containers have translucent polymer tops to allow light into the container. Most containers are made of steel. These steel containers are strong and weather proof compared to wooden moving storage containers. Some containers are made of fiberglass reinforced plywood with galvanized steel corners. Some containers are made of pressure treated plywood with a removable vinyl cover. Others moving storage containers are made of polyethylene with an aluminum base and translucent top. Aluminum moving storage containers are also supplied by some moving storage companies and some companies have containers made of fiberglass mounted on a steel frame. Moving storage companies supply a unique lock and key to customers or allow customers to use their own lock and key for the container. Once the storage container is packed the company send their truck and the container is lifted on to the truck using the hydraulic lift that lifts and places the container flat on the truck to ensure minimal or no shifting of belongings. Moving storage containers come is a range of sizes and designs. All moving storage containers are strong easy to store and easy to transport for the purpose of residential or business moving.