5 Tips to Ensure You Get The Best Deal When Moving

5 Tips to Ensure You Get The Best Deal When Moving “How do I make sure I get the best deal when moving?” This is a question that most movers will ask as they begin to make necessary arrangements for the big haul. Thankfully, we have a few answers that might help anyone looking to […]

7 Best Reasons to Rent a Shipping Container

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7 Best Reasons to Rent a Shipping Container If you didn’t know already, shipping containers are highly viable storage solutions that can be utilized in numerous situations. Whether you’re working on a one time project, making a move or need a little extra storage for the time being, shipping containers are excellent alternatives to other […]

Asked & Answered: How to Deliver to the San Juan Islands

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Asked & Answered: How to Deliver to the San Juan Islands If you weren’t already familiar, the San Juan Islands are an archipelago in Washington State (USA) known for gorgeous landscapes and incredible wildlife, including orca whales. If you find yourself lucky enough to be moving to this beautiful place, there are some things you […]

How to Prepare for Moving Container Delivery: 5 Things You Need To Do

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How to Prepare for Moving Container Delivery: 5 Things You Need To Do Whether you’ve decided to work with a moving container company or you’re curious about how the process works, you’ve clicked on a great article! At Get Simple Box, we have helped thousands of people make their big move with our moving container […]

Moving Containers vs Moving Trucks: 4 Key Things to Consider

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Moving Containers vs Moving Trucks: 4 Key Things to Consider It’s no secret that moving comes with a lot of stress. After all, you have a lot of decisions tomake and an overwhelming amount of work in front of you. The most cumbersome part ofmoving anywhere is almost always the physical ‘moving’ part. You are […]

7 Tips for Moving in the Summer

7 Tips for Moving in the Summer Fun fact – approximately 70% of all moves take place between Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend, meaning “peak moving season” happens between the end of May and the beginning of September. Naturally speaking, this period of time is usually “peak warm weather season” as well. While this […]

What You Need to Know About Moving to Oregon

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Are you moving to Salem, Oregon or the Eugene/Springfield area? Moving to Oregon is especially exciting because you can spend the day at the beach, the mountains, or even the city with just a short drive.

Container Delivery to the San Juan Islands

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Container Delivery to the San Juan Islands Do you live on the San Juan Islands or are you moving there? If so, you may have wondered the best way to transport your belongings to your new home. Every year at Get Simple Box, we move 75+ boxes to the San Juan Islands via ferry. On […]

Shipping Container vs. Moving Truck. What is the Better Option for Your Move?

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Shipping Container vs. Moving Truck Which is the Better Option for Your Move? It’s time. As you prepare for your upcoming move, you likely find yourself looking at the best options to transport your belongings. The following items are a few things to consider when comparing a shipping container to a moving truck: The cost […]

What to Expect if You Use a Crane for Delivery?

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What to Expect if You Use a Crane for Delivery? Moving your shipping container with a crane may be a good option for you if your delivery requires a bit more flexibility or there isn’t quite enough room for our regular delivery truck. For example, you may choose to have your container placed on a […]

Choosing the Right Ventilation Impacts Your Overall Air Quality

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The Right Ventilation Impacts Air Quality From the project manager office space to the ultimate customized container, each individual uses their box to meet specific needs. One way to ensure that your box is optimized is through proper shipping container ventilation. Is your container working for you? Having the right vents will improve the air […]

How much space do I need? Determining the Best Size of Container for You.

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How much space do I need?Determining the Best Size of Container for You. There’s nothing quite like finding the right fit. Whether it’s shoes that fit your feet perfectly, jeans that you can move in or even a container that meets your storage needs today for a little wiggle room tomorrow. At Simple Box, we […]

Shipping Container Vs. Shed. Which is the better Option?

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Shipping Container Vs. Shed. Which is the better Option? You have officially made the decision – you need outdoor storage. With so many options, how do you find the fit that is right for you? As you begin to weigh your options between a shipping container and storage shed, considering the following items will help […]

How to Prepare for Delivery

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How to Prepare for Delivery The long awaited day is finally here! You are getting the secure storage you want and the organization you need. No more tripping over things that are just in the way and a space that doesn’t work for you.  As you plan for your container delivery, what things do you […]

Beginner’s Guide to Renting a Shipping Container

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Beginner’s Guide to Renting a Shipping Container You’ve made the decision – you need to rent a shipping container. However with so many options out there, you may find yourself scratching your head and scrolling and scrolling for what may seem like hours just to make one smart decision.  Wouldn’t it be helpful to have […]

Inc. 5000 Adds Simple Box to Fastest Growing Small BusinessesList

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Add Your Heading Text Here Simple Box Earns place at No. 4,285 on 2020 List   Each year Inc. 5000 names the top fastest-growing small businesses with a proven track record and an impactful footprint on the economy. These companies are chosen based on their incredible growth of revenue and job creation. For the 2020 […]

The Roof and Underside of a Shipping Container

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The Top & Underside of a Shipping Container Have you ever wondered what the Roof or Underside of a Shipping Container look like? These two parts of a container may be rarely seen, but they are still important and like the rest of a container, they are highly engineered to provide value. A Few Things […]

Four Things to Consider for a Container Delivery Site

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Four Things to Considerfor a Container Delivery Site A question we get asked often is “Can your truck deliver a shipping container to my property?” Our answer is “We probably can!” Here are several things to keep in mind for a straight-forward container delivery: 1. Getting On/Off the Road Is the driveway wide enough for […]

Why Are Shipping Containers Popular for Storage?

Shipping containers are becoming popular for storage. At Get Simple Box, buy or rent a shipping container today to maximize your storage.

Why Are Shipping Containers Popular for Storage? Shipping containers are beneficial for more than shipping goods. They are the perfect container for storage. People need storage for a variety of reasons. Storage can be necessary during moves, when downsizing a home, or if a house simply is too full and needs more space. Luckily, Get […]