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Compare MI-BOX to PODS® moving and storage containers and portable storage services

Compare PODS® to MI-BOX®, 1-800 Pack Rat® and U-Pack®. Compare moving and storage containers and portable storage delivery services using the chart below. MI-BOX Level Lift System and mobile storage containers were designed and built to protect your belongings, your property and give you peace of mind. All MI-BOX locations are independently owned and operated by local dealers who value your business. You're guaranteed to get the best possible service and prices for all your moving and storage needs. When you compare PODS® moving and stoarge containers to MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving, you might see some similarities, but you experience noticeable differences. MI-BOX dealers are locally owned and operated to give you the best possible prices and service. Compare PODS® to MI-BOX®, 1-800 Pack Rat® and U-Pack®.

How do PODS® containers compare to MI-BOX?

Both have 8 ft. 12 ft. and 16 ft. containers but only MI-BOX has a 20 ft. storage container for the larger jobs.MI-BOX units come standard with composite wall panels, most of PODS® storage units use wooden walls covered in a thin metal sheet. Most of PODS® containers use timber framing inside to add strength to each pod®, but wood can hold moisture. 

Relocubes® are the portable storage units offered by U-Pack®, and like PODS®, 1-800 Pack Rat® and U-Haul®, they are all designed to make moving and storage easier. They are generically called units, pods, bins, containers or boxes but they are different. Each unit is constructed differently, moved differently and serviced by different companies. 



Mobile Storage Comparison Chart

Container Construction

MI-BOX¨

PODS ¨

Pack Rat ¨

U-Pack ¨

Hot dipped galvanized frames to prevent rust

x

Smooth interior composite wall panels

x

Integrated form fitted aluminum roof

x

8 ft., 16 ft., and 20 ft. container sizes

x

Service

Speak directly to a dealer in your area

x

No personal information needed to get free quotes

x

x

x

Dealer owned and operated

x

 

 

 

One call for containers and professional loading services

x

Delivered to your location

x

x

x

x

Container Delivery System

Containers lock onto delivery system for level deliveries

x

Uses MI-BOX patented level delivery system

x

Can deliver between 2 cars in one parking space

x

x

 

MI-BOX¨ is a registered trademark of MI-BOX

PODS ¨ is a registered trademark of PODS Enterprises, Inc

Pack Rat ¨ is a registered trademark of Pack-Rat Portable Mini Storage LLC

U-Pack ¨ is a registered trademark of Amereco, Inc

When you compare moving and storage containers, you do have choices. PODS®, Pack Rat® storage containers, U-Haul®, and U-Pack® mini storage services all offer similar products and services, please consult their websites directly for their latest prices, products and programs. Items may vary by location and are subject to change. 

PODS ® is a registered trademark for PODS Enterprises, Inc. PACK RAT ® is a registered trademark for Pack-Rat Portable Mini Storage LLC. ABF ® and U-PACK ® are registered trademarks for ABF Freight Systems, Inc. MI-BOX is not sponsored by or affiliated with any of these competitors.


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