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Moving in San Marcos

MI-BOX Moving San Marcos, California

Moving doesn't have to be stressful. Relax. MI-BOX Moving in San Marcos has convenient and cost effective moving solutions.

Storage in San Marcos

MI-BOX Storage San Marcos, California

Storage in San Marcos for residential and commercial uses is delivered right to your door. MI-BOX Storage has you covered.


MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving

Level loading and unloading protects your valuables. MI-BOX's patented delivery system takes moving and storage to a new level.

Moving in San Marcos, California​

MI-BOX Moving & Mobile Storage in San Marcos is not like any other moving company. MI-BOX makes moving simple by giving you more time. Our portable moving containers are delivered by our patented Level Lift System and sit outside your home or place of business at ground level for easy 24/7 access. Load anything you want to move into our mobile moving containers. Use MI-BOX to stage your home, clear clutter, and sell faster and for more money. Once the unit is full, just call us and we'll move it to your new home in San Marcos or anywhere in the San Marcos area or we'll store it for you in our climate-controlled warehouse. Loading and unloading once, saves you time, energy and money. MI-BOX Moving is locally owned and operated, so you're guaranteed the best prices and service available in the San Marcos. Call now and get Moving with MI-BOX.

Moving Services in San Marcos

Our goal is simple. We want to take the stress out of moving. Traditional moving methods are simply becoming outdated. Why cram what should be a few weeks of work into a day? Call MI-BOX Moving in San Marcos for a better way to move. We specialize in residential and commercial moving. MI-BOX will bring your choice of a 8', 16' or 20' mobile moving container right to you. Our containers fit in a standard parking space, so they're great for apartments, condos, single family homes or commercial job sites. Load or unload them at your leisure. You rent by the month, so forget the pressure of working under unreasonable moving deadlines. MI-BOX Moving has helped thousands of people move in San Marcos and surrounding areas. See our moving tips for helpful suggestions.

Planning is the key to any successful move. It always takes longer than you think, so get started today!

Call MI-BOX Moving in San Marcos. (858) 779-2600

Movers in San Marcos

Before choosing a local mover in San Marcos, you'll want to ask a few questions. One of the most important questions will always be, “How much will my move cost?”

Traditional moving companies in San Marcos can only provide you with a moving estimate until everything is on their truck, because they are required to charge by weight. Not with MI-BOX Moving. Instead, our pricing is determined by the size of the container and the distance we need to travel. MI-BOX Moving will give you one guaranteed price on our moving services. Simply tell us when you would like a moving container delivered and we'll deliver it and place it where it's most convenient for you. Our goal is to make your next move simple and hassle-free. So get moving today. Call now.

MI-BOX Moving San Marcos, California

Storage In San Marcos, California​

Storage in San Marcos is easy with MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving. We deliver each mobile storage unit right to your home or business. Keep the storage unit on site or we can pick it up and store it for you at our safe, secure storage location in San Marcos, California. 

Convenient Storage in San Marcos. MI-BOX storage containers are delivered to you - there's no need to even leave home. Say goodbye to renting moving trucks or U-hauls. No need to call friends to help. No more back and forth trips to a public storage unit.  You deserve a more convenient storage option.  With MI-BOX Storage in San Marcos, you can take your time. Your storage units are right outside your door. We do all the driving. There's no need to rent a truck or make multiple trips to a self storage facility nearby. 

Save Time & Money on Self Storage in San Marcos. Storage locations in San Marcos require renting a moving truck, driving back and forth to their facility, unloading and reloading until your mini storage unit is full. Then, when you need access to your stored belongings, you have to repeat this frustrating and time-consuming process. Not with MI-BOX Storage. We deliver and pick up each storage unit.  Load your MI-Box on your own time. MI-BOX storage units rent by the month, so you can take as much time as you need. Loading and unloading only once will save you time, money, and hassle.

Great Self Storage Service. MI-BOX Storage in San Marcos is locally owned and operated. Nobody will try harder to give you the best possible storage experience. Our business depends on it. So if you're looking for unparalleled service and convenient storage near me, then get great prices and service from MI-BOX Storage in San Marcos.

San Marcos Portable Storage

Other portable storage companies in San Marcos require you to rent a moving truck, drive back and forth to the facility, unloading and reloading your items until your mini storage unit is full. Then, when you need access to your stored belongings, you have repeat the process all over again. Not with MI-BOX Storage. We do all the driving. MI-BOX storage containers in San Marcos rent by the month so you can fill them at a pace that's best for you. Loading and unloading only once will save you time and money.

San Marcos Business Storage

MI-BOX works with commercial businesses every day to remedy their short-term or long-term storage needs. Seasonal or permanent, we have something for you. With the price of real estate in San Marcos, this is a great way to add square footage. We understand business moves quickly and time is money, so MI-BOX goes the extra mile in San Marcos. We are locally owned and operated, so we understand the importance of delivering fast, dependable service. You can count on MI-BOX for the most reliable storage solutions for business storage needs.

Portable Storage Near Me

MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving delivers our secure portable storage units to San Marcos, California​ and all surrounding areas. MI-BOX has storage locations throughout the San Marcos area. To find the most convenient storage location near you, please click find a storage location near me.

MI-BOX Portable Storage San Marcos, California​

MI-BOX Moving & Storage Containers 

MI-BOX Moving and Storage containers in San Marcos, California are strong, sturdy and weather resistant. They're designed for convenience and protection. Our mobile storage containers are constructed using composite technology, a high density polyethylene plastic core bonded between two high strength steel skins. Composite wall panels provide strength and durability to ensure you are protected. All framing is structural grade steel that is hot dipped galvanized to prevent rust. Each container has a full-width, lockable door. Only you will have the key. A one-piece roof is designed to shelter everything inside and keep it safe from the elements. MI-BOX moving and storage containers are the longest-lasting mobile storage containers available. They're built to keep your valuables safe and secure. Use the most trusted brand in the industry to protect your worldly possessions. Use MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving Containers in San Marcos.

Moving and Storage Sizes

MI-BOX portable storage containers come in three convenient sizes so you only rent the space you actually need. We are proud to offer 8', 16', and 20' moving and storage containers.

Our 8' self-storage unit is great for small jobs, dorm rooms, seasonal items, inventory, or when you just need a little extra storage space.

The 16' storage units are our most popular size and can fit the contents of 3-4 rooms, a basement, or bulky items such as patio furniture, sofas, or dining room sets. 

Our 20' storage containers are perfect for on-site jobs like remodeling or restoration projects, household moves or site-to-site business moving. The 20' storage containers are often used by first responders when dealing with emergencies.

Moving and Storage Units

MI-BOX brand moving and storage units are built to last a lifetime. Only quality products are used in the manufacturing process to ensure your items will be secure. Tested from coast to coast in the US and Canada, MI-BOX has been designing and building quality mobile storage containers since 2004. They protect against sun-fade, radiant heat, snow, and ice. Use the most trusted portable storage brand in the industry to ensure your belongings are kept safe. Rent MI-BOX Moving and Storage units in San Marcos.

MI-BOX Mobile Storage Containers in San Marcos

San Marcos Moving, Storage, and So Much More

MI-BOX Moving & Mobile Storage containers are great for so many things! It's more than just moving - rely on MI-BOX for all of your mobile storage needs. Short-term or long-term, personal or professional, MI-BOX of San Marcos is here for you. Perhaps you're working on the restoration or remodeling of your home, a business in need of extra space for inventory, or facing a daunting organization project. We can help! Look to MI-BOX in San Marcos for the flexible, portable storage you need.

Disaster Restoration in San Marcos

Disaster can strike your home at any moment, with little or no warning, leaving it unprotected. Whether it be fire, storm or flood, MI-BOX is here to help. We can provide secure, on-site storage for your belongings, while the professionals focus on restoring your home.

Garage Makeovers in San Marcos

Let us deliver a secure, weather resistant 8', 16' or 20' mobile storage container right to your home. Load it at a short distance and lock it up when you're away. Your tools, bicycles, and lawn equipment won't hinder you throughout the project, and will remain nearby, safe and easily accessible to you.

Remodeling Projects in San Marcos

Use a MI-BOX portable storage unit to store your belongings during remodeling projects. Focus on flooring and painting, without squeezing past furniture or moving your items from room-to-room. Don't allow dust to seep into your upholstery. Look to MI-BOX for your remodeling solutions.

San Marcos Storage by MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving

MI-BOX Self-Storage San Marcos

Self-Storage San Marcos, California
Security - MI-BOX self-storage units ensure your belongings' safety
Timeliness - On-time delivery, reliably bringing self-storage to you
Flexibility - Load your containers at your own pace, with no time limits
Convenience - Keep your items right outside your home or business
Accessibility - FREE access to your containers in our warehouse
Save Time - Eliminate multiple trips to-and-from self-storage lockers
Save Money - Guaranteed rates, forget gas or truck rental charges

Self Storage San Marcos Fun Facts

The self storage industry is highly fragmented, with 18% being owed by the six largest companies, 9 % owned by the next top 100 and 73% owned by small operators.

There is about 1.7 billion sq. ft. of rent-able self storage space in the US. Enough for every man, woman and child in the US to stand under.

No Call Centers - Talk to a Local Expert

MI-BOX Mobile Storage locations are locally owned and operated. We don't use call centers, ever.  You will always talk directly to a real, live, local professional  in your area. Providing cost effective solutions, understanding our customers needs and delivering exceptional service is what sets us apart. Experience the MI-BOX difference by calling MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving in San Marcos today. 

Storage that is Safe and Secure

MI-BOX has been manufacturing our own self-storage containers since 2004. Weather resistant and tough, our mobile containers have been tested from coast to coast in the U.S. and Canada for years to ensure the safety of your valuables. With quality portable containers and the most trusted brand name in the storage industry, look to MI-BOX San Marcos to meet your storage needs. 

​Protect your Belongings from Damage

MI-BOX Moving & Mobile Storage in San Marcos uses our patented Level Lift System that gently places each storage unit in more places with greater ease than any other container storage company. Your storage container and contents are kept level at all times, protecting them from damage. MI-BOX uses the longest lasting, most durable storage containers available, ensuring your valuables are protected.

Get the Service you Deserve

MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving dealers are owned and operated by hard working families in your area. All dealers use MI-BOX containers and our patented Level Lift System to ensure a quality experience every time. You're guaranteed to get the best possible prices and service from people who want to earn your business. Experience the difference - rent your next storage container from MI-BOX.

Store On-Site at Your location

Storage containers delivered to your door
Convenient mobile storage access 24/7
Secure storage - lockable roll up doors
Weather resistant portable storage
Great for remodeling projects
Organizing garages and seasonal items
Temporary storage at your business
Staging your home for sale
San Marcos Storage & Moving by MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving

Compare MI-BOX to PODS® in San Marcos

With MI-BOX, you’re guaranteed to get the best possible service and prices for all your moving and storage needs. But don’t take our word for it - go to the sites of PODS®, U-Haul®, and our other mobile storage competitors and compare them for yourself. Consider our secure containers, patented delivery system, guaranteed prices, and the flexibility MI-BOX delivers. Think about it. No loading ramps, no trucks to rent, no time restraints. We know you have options, so we're constantly striving to make MI-BOX in San Marcos, California​ the best choice for all your moving and storage needs. If you have any questions, please call and talk to us directly. MI-BOX Moving & Storage in San Marcos, California is locally owned and operated. You'll always talk directly to our highly trained operations manager who is here to help.


Some customers use the term "pod" referring to any portable storage container because PODS® popularized the concept of portable storage.  However, PODS® and "pod" are registered trademarks of PODS Enterprises, Inc, which MI-BOX is not affiliated with.  The generic terms used in the storage industry are either "mobile storage containers" or "portable storage containers," but don't worry - we'll know what you mean.

PODS® is a registered trademark for PODS Enterprises, Inc and U-Haul® is a registered trademark of U-Haul International, Inc. MI-BOX® not sponsored by, or affiliated with, any of these competitors.


MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving in San Marcos, California is locally owned and operated. From your first call or online quote, you'll experience the difference personalized service makes. With one point of contact, you'll always be on top of things. You'll get convenient moving and storage solutions, on-time delivery and more choices in San Marcos at the best prices.

MI-BOX® offers 8', 16' and 20' moving and storage containers.  PODS®  does not have 20' units. Compare MI-BOX® to PODS® today.

MI-BOX vs PODS® San Marcos, California​

MI-BOX® Level Lift System

MI-BOX Mobile Storage & Moving in San Marcos delivers portable storage containers using our patented Level Lift System. There is no tilting required. We maintain a level load while loading, unloading or transporting to ensure stored goods do not shift. The Level Lift System also enables us to have the smallest footprint possible and a low clearance height. We can deliver on any surface. Unpaved, inclined or declined surfaces, snow or rain are no problem for the MI-BOX Level Lift System. It gently sets each portable storage container precisely where you'd like it and picks it up without ever leaving a trace. It's the most efficient and convenient container delivery system available.

Moving and Storage Delivered

Only MI-BOX dealers use our patented, industry exclusive Level Lift System. With it, we can do what the others can't. MI-BOX delivers containers to more places than any other mobile storage competitor. It's safe, easy and it's designed to protect your contents inside. Rest easy knowing your items are stored exactly how you packed them. 

The MI-BOX Level Lift System is in a class of its own. It allows for faster deliveries which keeps you and your move on time. It only takes about 5 minutes to drop off or pick up a mobile storage container. Our drivers operate the system with a watchful eye via remote control, resulting in more reliable deliveries.

See for yourself how the MI-BOX Level Lift System works.

MI-BOX Moving Guide to San Marcos, California​

Moving to San Marcos, California​

The sunny West Coast city of San Marcos is located just east of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, in the northwest quadrant of San Diego County. If you load up a storage container and move to San Marcos, you will enjoy outstanding views of the beautiful San Marcos Mountains, a small range of the Peninsular Ranges System.

Outdoor Activities in San Marcos​

San Marcos has the nickname “San Parkos” because of its many beautiful public parks. You’ll have more than 290 acres of park land for recreation when you move to San Marcos. There are 24 community parks, 13 neighborhood parks and three recreation centers in San Marcos. It’s a great place for family picnics, community gatherings and more. Explore the majestic sights of Sunset Park, San Elijo Park, Double Peak Park and dozens of other, smaller areas!

An extensive trail network, 63 miles and growing, is great for hiking, biking, running and horseback riding. Double Peak Park nearby offers gorgeous panoramic views of Catalina, the San Bernardino Mountains and the City of San Diego’s skyline. Visit Jack’s Pond Nature Center for information about local habitats, plants, animals, geology and cultural history. Plus, you’re not far from the San Diego Zoo Safari Park: an 1,800-acre wildlife sanctuary with over 300 species of African and Asian animals.

The Weather in San Marcos​

There is a reason many people move to San Diego County for the weather. Just off the Pacific Ocean, San Marcos is sunny, mild and beautiful all year long. Temperatures rarely reach 100 degrees in the summer and rarely fall below freezing in the winter. Rain averages just 13 inches per year and usually falls within November and March. Expect bright, sunny weather and a warm breezy climate for most of the year.

Things To Do in San Marcos​

San Marcos locals can truly drink local with wineries, breweries and distilleries all within city limits. Visit California Spirits Company to learn about how the distillery creates its delicious spirits and get some tips on using them to make incredible cocktails. Enjoy the lovely San Marcos mountain views from the hilltop winery Sunshine Mountain Vineyard or sip some local suds at Rip Current Brewing.

If you’re interested in the local arts, San Marcos is also home to the California Center for the Arts, located on many acres of beautiful parkland next to City Hall. The Center includes a concert hall and smaller theaters, which present dance and drama productions.

Sports in San Marcos

San Marcos’ proximity to San Diego means big-city sports transplants bring their fandom here! Expect to see plenty of representation for San Diego sports teams, including the Padres (MLB), Chargers (former, NFL), Golden State Warriors (NBA) and even a few hockey jerseys for the Anaheim Ducks or the Los Angeles Kings.

Golf is a big deal in San Marcos, CA, and you’ll find courses of varying prestige and difficulty from here to San Diego—all the way down to the renowned Torrey Pines course in La Jolla. Tennis also has a great following in San Marcos, with plenty of pro shops, private courts and training facilities throughout the area.

San Marcos​ Demographics

San Marcos has an estimated population of 94,709, spread across a wonderfully diverse and ethnic population. The median household income is estimated at $76,619. If you’re interested in buying a home in San Marcos, the median property value is around $494,400, and the median age of people living in San Marcos is 34.

San Marcos is a great place to live because of its low unemployment rate (among the lowest in SoCal), as well as its diversified housing opportunities. It has several master-planned communities, as well as urban housing in mixed-used developments, for those who love to live right at the epicenter of it all.

San Marcos​ Schools

If you’re moving to San Marcos with school-aged children, the first thing you’ll want to know about is San Marcos’ schools. San Marcos is served by the San Marcos Unified School District, which is one of the largest school districts in San Diego County. The district includes 20 schools: 11 elementary schools, three middle schools, two K-8 schools, two comprehensive high schools, one charter high school, one independent study high school and one continuation school. The San Marcos Unified School District serves more than 20,000 students. There are also several colleges located in San Marcos, including California State University, San Marcos, Palomar College and University of St. Augustine.

Pop Culture Surrounding San Marcos​

San Marcos, CA has some interesting and intriguing pop culture history attributed to it. It’s home to “Restaurant Row,” widely regarded as a must-visit destination for food and entertainment. Restaurant Row has been the subject of many Food Network episodes and other television specials.

Another pop culture food favorite of San Marcos is the Carnival of Cultures, held every March. International arts, cuisine and entertainment become a focal point for the city, and this event has been covered by magazines and television shows for years. Attendees get a “passport” that’s stamped at every station, adding to the authenticity of the experience.

On a more somber note, San Marcos is where legendary entertainer Ike Turner passed away in 2007.

Welcome Home, to San Marcos​, CA

San Marcos, California is a wonderful place to call home and a quintessential representation of Southern California living. Wonderful weather, plenty of outdoor activities, strong cultural representation and more means you’ll have plenty to look forward to after your moving container is unpacked and you’re all moved into your new home.

Spend some time getting to know San Marcos and the local community—it won’t take you long to fall in love with this budding city! There’s a reason this city is often referred to as the “heart of North County.” Whether you’re here for school, work or to make the most out of your everyday life, you’re home.