Moving to Arizona

Wide angle shot of downtown Phoenix, Arizona skyscrapers and palm trees.

For each individual, the decision to move consists of many factors. Whether it be for a new job, better place to raise a family, growth opportunities, do-over or even retirement, confidence in the final decision comes from reviewing moving to Arizona pros and cons.

Guide to Buying an AZ Container

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There are lots of reasons why you may want to buy a shipping container. These sturdy units can be used as living spaces, on a building site, for DIY projects, to store valuable items, and of course, to ship things.

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.

Sell Your Shipping Container

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Do you have a container that you no longer need? We buy containers! Are you looking for someone to haul your container away without any hassle? We offer container relocation services.

Container Delivery to the San Juan Islands

Barge delivery of a shipping container to the San Juan islands.

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 […]

Simple Box Gives Back: Salem Leadership Foundation

Gravel yard with shipping containers in Salem, Oregon.

Get Simple Box Partners with the Salem Leadership Foundation Every year at Get Simple Box, we like to partner with and support organizations that align with our core values in making a difference within our Salem, Oregon community. Since 2019 we have had the privilege of coming alongside the Salem Leadership Foundation to help support […]

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 […]

What is Simple Box doing in response to COVID-19?

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What is Simple Box doing in response to COVID-19? Like most of the world, our community and our company has been affected by the Coronavirus and the Economic downturn associated with it. These are times of such uncertainty. Yet we are not without hope. Here is a brief message from Simple Box owner, Ross Black, […]

Boxes of Love Project

Boxes of Love box filled with necessities for foster kids

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Bellingham Fun: Meet Our Ski to Sea Team 2019

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We are so proud of our Plain and Simple Box team. Last year, many of these young athletes were high school seniors, and we were so excited to catch up with them and learn what they’ve been up to the past year.

Getting to Know You: Simple Box’s Experience at the Whatcom County Home & Garden Show

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At the beginning of March, we had the unending pleasure of participating as a vendor at the Whatcom County Home & Garden Show. For three full days, we had a blast talking to attendees, getting to show off our 8’ x 10’ exhibition box, and–perhaps the most exciting part–we gave away tons of coupons, Simple Box coffee mugs (with coffee inside), and more!

All About Containers: A History of Shipping Containers

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All About Containers: 4 Creative Ways People Use Shipping Containers

Work Shop made with Shipping Containers

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