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cend’s portable storage containers

4-foot storage container

It might be the baby of the bunch, but our 4-foot storage container still offers an impressive amount of storage space – up to 220 cubic feet. It’s ideal for moving items from a smaller living space or when you want to store items from one room. This size is a big hit with college students moving to campus housing for the first time. When it comes to storage space, our 4-foot container is perfect for storing or moving the contents of places that are 550 square feet or less, such as dorm rooms or studio apartments. The size is comparable to a 5 x 5 storage unit. If you’re still not sure whether this container is right for you, why not spend a couple of minutes and use our online calculator.

8-foot storage container

Eight-foot storage containers are ideal for packing up a small studio or room under 500 square feet. You can typically store one or two large pieces of furniture along with several boxed items. If you’re a college student moving out of a dorm at the end of the academic year or a homeowner remodeling a room and needing a place to store your stuff, an 8-foot portable container should do the job. It’s similar in size to a 5 x 10 storage unit or 10-foot moving truck. 

16-foot storage container

If you have a two- to three-bedroom home up to 1,200 square feet, a 16-foot storage container is the right size to fit your belongings. It’s beneficial for a multiple-person household, such as a family with kids hoping to pack their things into a single unit. Belongings, such as multiple beds, dressers, kitchen appliances, a dining room set, living room furniture, and boxes of miscellaneous items, should all fit. Similar in length to a standard parking lot, a 16-foot portable container is similar in size to a 10 x 15 storage unit or 20-foot moving truck. 

benefits of cend portable storage units

Giving customers the freedom and confidence to move their belongings however they wish is a top priority. CEND offers numerous customization options, from different container sizes to special features, depending on each customer’s needs and desires.  

Moving from one location to the next is often a time-sensitive situation. Customer satisfaction is at the top of CEND’s list, which means portable storage containers are delivered at the right location on time, every time, to help you hit those tight deadlines. 

CEND portable storage units are made of sturdy steel. This ensures your belongings are protected from harm, no matter how far they need to be transported or how long they stay in the container. 

If you accidentally pack an item you still need, there’s no need to worry. You can keep the storage container at your home for 24/7 access or store it at a CEND facility, where an employee can easily retrieve any needed items. 

CEND values flexibility and empowers customers to have the confidence and independence to choose the right location to store their belongings. If you need to move your unit cross-country or extend your storage time, CEND will gladly accommodate your needs. 

find your cend storage container

We know how costly, time-consuming, and personal packing and moving can be, which is why our goal at CEND is to ensure convenient and affordable storage and moving services that prioritize independence and freedom. CEND uses a marketplace business model that pulls from numerous providers, guaranteeing customers have access to the lowest prices.

Customer satisfaction is important to us, and we strive to make the business process fully customizable, so our customers only pay for the services they need. If you need storage units in Detroit, MI, now or for the future, CEND can help. Learn more about our services if you think CEND is right for you. 

portable storage units for every situation

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on-site storage

On-site storage refers to compiling your items in an exterior location at your home or business, not at a storage facility. This gives you 24-hour access to your items, so if you accidentally store something you need, you can retrieve it immediately. CEND will personally deliver portable containers to your home or business to fulfill on-site storage needs.

The storage container can remain on-site for as long as its services are needed. This service can be useful if you’re planning to renovate a room in your home. Instead of cramming your belongings into another room and cluttering the space, on-site storage provides a safe, secure location to stash your things out of the way. 

mobile storage

If you need to transport your belongings from point A to point B, Cend’s mobile storage services can help. CEND will bring the container directly to your home. Once your belongings are packed and ready to go, you can load them into the container at your convenience. CEND will then remove the container and bring it to a storage facility for safekeeping. 

You’ll have access to all your belongings while the container is at the facility. While the facilities are restricted to employees only, simply let CEND know what you need, and an employee will retrieve the item for you. Once you’re ready for delivery, CEND will safely transport the container to your location for unpacking. 

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detroit moving & storage

Cend offers Detroit storage units, whether you’re planning a move or needing a place to stash some extra items. Our services start simple. If all you need is a container and someone to transport it, CEND has your back and offers services a la carte. However, CEND can also help pack and load your items into the container for you to streamline the process. 

If you’re uprooting your entire life and moving to a new location across the country, CEND can help. Our Detroit storage services also include unloading your belongings at the new location and storing however many things you need at a CEND storage facility before, during, and after the moving process. This ensures your belongings are always safe and accounted for, so you can rest a little easier. 

CEnd moving and storage resources

detroit storage faqs

It can be difficult to determine what size storage container you need, especially if it’s your first time moving or storing items. CEND has a storage calculator, which can help you visualize what size container and how many you need. For reference, an 8-foot container can accommodate a small studio or college dorm. A 12-foot storage container is ideal for a one-bedroom apartment or one-room renovation, while a 16-foot storage container is useful for packing up a two- to three-bedroom home. 

CEND’s flexible and convenient storage solution is one defining quality, with different options to suit each customer’s unique needs. You’re allowed to keep the container for as long as you need, whether it’s for a singular afternoon of moving to a new apartment a few blocks over or several weeks during an extensive renovation. If the initial rental period isn’t enough, you can easily request an extension. 

CEND is committed to ensuring customers have access to the lowest prices and best value for needed services. We offer a guaranteed price match not only with our marketplace of vendors but also with our competitors. If you believe you aren’t getting the best deal for your storage needs, let us know, and we’ll do what we can to adjust. You can use our free quote tool to estimate how much storage will cost based on container size, how many you need, and what you’re using them for. 

There are multiple ways you can access your container. CEND does all the heavy lifting, meaning we’ll drop the containers off at your location when you’re ready for them, and you can hang on to them as long as you need. After you pack the container with your belongings, we’ll remove it and store it in a safe location at one of our storage facilities.

If you realize you accidentally packed an item after the container’s been taken, let us know. We’ll promptly retrieve the item and get it back to you. You’re also welcome to keep the container on your property for easy 24/7 access.

More questions about how CEND portable storage units work? Visit our Moving & Storage FAQs page for more information!