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Moving Made EZ Prices Starting At:

Unload 15' U-haul

$ 365

Cross load truck to any 16' container

$ 395

Unload 16' container

$ 545

Load 16' container

$ 645

Published Prices - Only in Western Washington.

Additional Charges with Move:

Trip Fee (one way) - 1st 15 miles FREE

$ 3 per mile after 15 miles

Exercise, Sleeper/Kick Sofa, Fridge/Freezer

$ 35 each

2nd Floor/2nd Stop, Long Walk, Dissemble/Assemble

$ 65

Elevator Use

$ 225

Pianos/Gun Safes with Move (Up Three Steps Only)

$ 225 each

Packing Boxes

Call for packing labor quote: 360-802-MOVE

Crate Companies (On Ground Loading) 8 Feet Long

Cross load truck to container or container to truck.

Load or Unload - 1st Crate

$ 365

Load or Unload - Each Additional Crate

$ 95

U-Haul

We have used this company and highly recommend them.

8 ft long - 240 cubic foot crates:
5 feet wide by 7 feet tall by 8 feet deep with swing door.

Benefits:

  • Can "fit" easier where 16' containers cannot.
  • For a smaller shipment, not paying for more room than you need.
  • U-haul was the first rental company in the business and has great communications & customer service.
  • U-haul even has a trailer that a client can pull this crate with a regular trailer hitch for about $10.

Drawbacks:

  • Does not service all areas.

Door to Door

We have used this company and highly recommend them.

8 ft long - 240 cubic foot crates:
5 feet wide by 7 feet tall by 8 feet deep with swing door.

Benefits:

  • Can "fit" easier where 16' containers cannot.
  • For a smaller shipment, not paying for more room than you need.
  • Door to Door was the first in the business to use this military crate idea for residential storage, local Western Washington storage only.

Drawbacks:

  • Only services Western WA.

Big Box

We have not used this company.

8 ft long - 240 cubic foot crates:
5 feet wide by 7 feet tall by 8 feet deep with swing door.

Benefits:

  • Can "fit" easier where 16' containers cannot.
  • For a smaller shipment, not paying for more room than you need.

Drawbacks:

  • Does not service all areas.

Container Companies (On Ground Loading) 6 Feet Long

Cross load truck to cube or cube to truck.

Load or Unload - 1st Crate

$ 365

Load or Unload - Each Additional Crate

$ 125

Relo Cube

We have used this AFB product and recommend it over the ABF Trailers.

6 ft long - 336 cubic foot crates:
7 feet wide by 8 feet tall by 6 feet deep with swing door.

Benefits:

  • Can "fit" easier where 16' containers cannot.
  • For a smaller shipment, not paying for more room than you need.
  • If you are using ABF we recommend using the Relo Cube which fits inside their containers for better protection.

Drawbacks:

  • Does not service all areas.

Container Companies (On Ground Loading) 16 Feet Long

Cross load truck to container, container to truck, or container or container

$ 395

Unload

$ 545

Load

$ 645

PODS

We have used and recommend this company.

16 ft long - 850 cubic foot containers:
8 feet wide by 8 feet tall by 16 feet long with roll-up door

Benefits:

  • No driving on your part.
  • Delivered to your driveway, self-load, picked-up & delivered to your new home or heated storage.
  • If you are not sure where you are moving to, it can stay in your driveway or taken to heated storage.
  • When moving your belongings to storage, only two moves instead of four, which means less opportunity for an accident. 
  • Their website will give you a real local moving quote with a driveway chart for positioning the container.
  • The container is delivered with a special crane which never tips & can maneuver in tight spots.

Drawbacks:

  • Does not service all areas.

PACKRAT

We have used and recommend this company.

16 ft long - 850 cubic foot containers:
8 feet wide by 7 feet tall by 16 feet long with swing-out doors

Benefits:

  • No driving on your part.
  • Delivered to your driveway, self-load, picked-up & delivered to your new home or storage.
  • If you are not sure where you are moving to, it can stay in your driveway or taken to heated storage.
  • When moving your belongings to storage, only two moves instead of four, which means less opportunity for an accident. 
  • Swing-out doors.
  • Their website will give you a real local moving quote.

Drawbacks:

  • Does not service all areas.
  • The delivery system does not maneuver in tight spots.

Rental Trucks 14 to 26 Feet Long

Two types of rental charges:

  • One-Way: Pick up rental in one town & return to a new destination (flat price, for so many miles & so many days allowed)
  • Local: Per day charge & per mile charge returning back to rental location
Truck SizeCross LoadUnloadLoad
14 - 16 ft long$365$365$365
17 - 22 ft long$365$490$550
22 - 24 ft long$395$540$600
26 ft long$545$595$695

U-Haul Trucks, Trailers & Auto Haulers

We started with U-Haul in 1987, almost always the best price and availability.

15 ft long - 699 cubic ft
17 ft long - 855 cubic ft
20 ft long - 1000 cubic ft
26 ft long - 1400 cubic ft
Trailers 8' to 12'

Benefits:

  • Oldest Truck & Trailer company in the industry.
  • Most equipment of all companies.
  • Only company with low cost trailers.
  • About 20 years ago they started trading out all of their old trucks and replacing them on a rotating schedule.
  • U-Haul has the lowest loading decks and shorter light-weight ramps for easier loading.
  • Usually the least expensive rental.

Drawbacks:

  • None

Budget Trucks & Auto Haulers

We have loaded and unloaded many.

24 foot long - 1400 cubic ft
22 foot long - 1200 cubic ft
16 foot long - 800 cubic ft

Benefits:

  • Made a little more sturdy for hauling heavy freight.

Drawbacks:

  • High loading deck, good for freight docks, but ground loading furniture is more difficult.

Penske Trucks & Auto Haulers

We have loaded and unloaded many.

24 foot long - 1400 cubic ft
22 foot long - 1200 cubic ft
16 foot long - 800 cubic ft

Benefits:

  • Made a little more sturdy for hauling heavy freight.

Drawbacks:

  • High loading deck, good for freight docks, but ground loading furniture is more difficult.

Semi-Trailer Companies 28 to 40 Feet Long

Unload

Per/linear ft. - 72 cubic ft.

$ 35

10ft minimum - 720 cubic feet

$ 365

Un-load 20 foot container/trailer

$ 700

Un-load 28 foot container/trailer

$ 980

Un-load 40 foot container/trailer

$ 1200

Load

Per/linear ft. - 72 cubic ft.

$ 45

8 ft minimum - 432 cubic ft.

$ 365

Load 20 foot container/trailer

$ 900

Load 28 foot container/trailer

$ 1260

Load 40 foot container/trailer

$ 1600

OD (Old Dominion) Freight Semi-Trailers

We have loaded many.

8 feet wide by 9 feet tall by 28 feet long:
72 cubic feet - per linear foot

Benefits:

  • Long-distance hauling price is usually less.
  • They charge by the foot you use, with a minimum charge of 6 feet.
  • You don't have to drive.
  • They come with a fold-out ramp.

Drawbacks:

  • High loading beds with very long ramps, great for freight docks but tough to load & unload.
  • Longer walk to the trailer because they need 40 feet of curb space.

ABF Freight Semi-Trailers

We have loaded many.

8 feet wide by 9 feet tall by 28 feet long:
72 cubic feet - per linear foot

Benefits:

  • Long-distance hauling price is usually less.
  • They charge by the foot you use, with a minimum charge of 6 feet.
  • You don't have to drive.
  • They come with a fold-out ramp.

Drawbacks:

  • These are old freight hauling trailers and they bounce, a lot! I prefer ABF Relo-Cubes to their trailers.
  • High loading beds with very long ramps, great for freight docks but tough to load & unload.
  • Longer walk to the trailer because they need 40 feet of curb space.