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Uses for SMARTBOX Portable Self-Storage in Maryland, Washington, DC & Northern Virginia

There are a lot of different uses for SMARTBOX portable self-storage in Maryland, Northern Virginia, and Washington, DC. Some of the most common uses of our storage containers are: Our storage containers are great for:


Using SMARTBOX portable storage for your self-storage needs can save up to 75% of your time compared to traditional storage. You can avoid the hassle of renting an expensive truck, carting your belongings up the narrow loading ramp, and having to transport your things to the storage facility yourself only to unload and reorganize everything from the truck in the storage unit. With SMARTBOX portable self-storage, you load your belongs into the storage container once and only once. We’ll take care of the rest.

Local or Long Distance Moving

We make moving a breeze! We’ll deliver storage containers right to your doorstep and you can take all the time you need filling them up. No rush, no stress, no worry. When you’re ready to move, all you have to do is give us a call and we’ll pick up your storage containers and take them to your final destination. We can deliver to almost anywhere across the country.

Remodeling, Refinishing, and Repairs

When you’re planning repairs, remodeling, or a refinishing project, it can take up a lot of space in your home. To keep your belongings out of your project’s way, SMARTBOX can provide portable self-storage containers to temporarily house your things right in your driveway or yard. All of our units are fitted with an all-seasons weather resistant cover, so you don’t need to worry about your belongings facing the elements.


Selling or Buying a Home

Selling or Buying a Home</a></strong> – The best strategy for selling your home is to de-clutter it! Studies have shown your home can sell faster and for a higher price when it is properly staged. Store your items with SMARTBOX portable storage until you’re ready to move into your new place. If you sell your home before you’re ready to buy, you belongings always have a place in our secure, temperature controlled storage facility – so there’s no rush!

Moving to a Temporary Residence

If you’re moving into a temporary residence while you wait for your permanent residence to become available, SMARTBOX portable storage can provide you with affordable storage for your belongings. To make things even easier, we will deliver your storage container to your permanent residence whenever you’re ready to move in!

Temporary On-Site Storage

Our portable storage containers are fitted with an all-seasons weather resistant cover which makes them the perfect option for temporary on-site storage. Not only will your belongings say protected from the elements, but because of the compact nature of SMARTBOX storage containers, we can position your units to minimize blockage and reduce interference with your day-to-day activities.

Apartments Residents

SMARTBOX can help you move to your new apartment and store any furniture or belongings that don’t fit into your new place! Our compact storage units fit perfectly into a parking space, making them ideal for loading and unloading in a crowded apartment complex.

College Students

Don’t waste any time worrying about how you’re going to get your things to campus or what you’re going to do with your furniture over summer break. SMARTBOX portable storage is the easy and affordable solution! We are also a great choice for campus organizations and events!


Military Personnel

SMARTBOX is proud to support our military troops and provide excellent moving and storage services. We can help move your belongings across the country or store them while you are overseas. Make sure to ask about our discounts and promotions for military personnel to make your next move more affordable.

Empty Nesters

If you’re ready to downsize your home, SMARTBOX portable storage can help you not only move into your new place, but also store those important belongings you want to hold onto. Our storage containers can hold approximately one to one and a half rooms of furniture and belongings, which makes it easy to organize your things for storage.

Senior Moving & Relocation

Whether you’re a senior citizen in need of relocation assistance or you have an elderly family member planning a move, SMARTBOX is here to give you a hand! Not only can we provide portable self-storage to make your move simple, we can help load and unload your belongings during your move.

Whatever your needs for portable storage in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC, contact SMARTBOX to meet them!

"Hello Chantel, I am writing to express my pleasure in being a customer of SMARTBOX. You have a wonderful and efficient product but I have been most impressed with the quality of the employees. Everyone I have spoken with or come into contact with at.
-Nick M
"Nick, I wanted to again say thank you for working with us for a discount on the Smartbox. I also wanted to tell you that both of the ladies I have spoken with in the office and the driver who dropped off the box were.
-Angela C.
"Selling Real Estate in a competitive market requires much more than installing a sign in the yard and putting an ad in the paper. Today’s sellers must show their homes in their very best light … and what that means is CLEARING OUT THE CLUTTER..
-Carrie Mock,
"I arrived home last night from an extended Thanksgiving trip to be welcomed by your beautiful gift package of goodies from Harry & David – what a delightful surprise! In fact, as I told Gretchen in an e-mail late last night, I couldn’t resist immediately.
"We cannot speak more highly of the incredible level of customer service that we have received from SMARTBOX Maryland - beginning with Natasha advising us to the best value from among promotions you were offering at the time, to your kind assistance and advice during.
-T. & M. Kitch
"Nick Sage of SMARTBOX Portable Storage, performed a miracle for me and one of my clients at the very end of June, when all movers were having their busiest week. My client had arranged for U-Haul to deliver storage boxes to her house the day.
-Emily M.
"You should advertise more! I am so glad I came across your service when I did. I saved so much money by doing it myself. I will never rent a truck again. This is so much easier!"
-J. Pollard
"We are new to being parents of a college student. We had no idea how much time and energy it takes just to get her set up in the dorm room! When we moved our daughter out of the dorm last year, we had to.
-D. Raines
"Thank you for your donation of six SMARTBOXES for the residents that were displaced by the fire on December 12, 2006. The residents had so many donations of furniture and clothing and had no place to store it. This was the perfect solution for everyone!.
-Karen Brown
"SMARTBOX's sponsorship is a wonderful example of the cooperative partnership that is so important to help us meet the challenges of saving the Bay."
-Pamela Wilson
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