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Deciding Between a Portable Storage Unit and a Self-Storage Unit

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Posted on June 19, 2019

If you’re like one out of every eleven households in San Diego, you’ll find yourself, either currently or at some point in the near future, in need of a storage unit rental. A quick Google search for a storage solution will present a vast number of options available to address your space shortage needs. Aside from the possibility of squeezing your spare items into a friend’s garage, you’ll find that the options can generally be categorized into one of two industry sectors: portable storage and self-storage. Let’s take a closer look at the some of the details of each one:

What Does 2019 Have In Storage?

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Posted on January 10, 2019

The New Year is here! All bright eyed and bushy tailed, filled with possibilities and exciting new opportunities. Many people will be finding new jobs, moving to parts unknown, or starting new relationships. But with all the uncertainties out there, the big question is… What does 2019 have in ‘store-age’ for you?

Big Box Storage Celebrates A Season Of Giving

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Posted on December 23, 2016

We love the holidays here at Big Box Storage! The parties, food, and decorations... It really is the best time of year. Nothing beats being with friends and family, eating homemade fudge, and giving presents to loved ones. (We think it always feels better to give than to receive).

We have a Love/Love relationship with our Yelpers!

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Posted on December 16, 2016

It’s always nice when you have a friend who will tell you if you look great, or when you have salad stuck in between your teeth from lunch. Yelp is that truthfully honest friend for us here at Big Box Storage.


Discounts on Storage Units in San Diego

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Posted on October 15, 2015
self storage discounts and savings in San Diego, California

Everyone is justifiably looking to save a dollar wherever they can. With that in mind, companies are constantly offering different sales, promotions, and discounts to attract your business. Self-storage facilities, in San Diego and elsewhere, are no different. If you have been searching for a storage unit rental lately, you’ve likely noticed a wide range of different discounts being offered.  Although some storage companies do steer clear of any promotions, the vast majority participate.

The Big Box Storage Unit

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Posted on December 26, 2014

Big Box Storage Containers

At Big Box Storage, we’re not just another sprawling concrete storage facility in San Diego.  We provide what’s called ‘Portable Storage' to meet ALL your storage needs.  As the name of the service implies, “portable storage” is actually a service in which a storage unit is delivered right to your address. Once you’ve finished loading the unit, we’ll then picked up for secure storing within our local storage facility where it can be accessed whenever needed.

Help Big Box Storage to Light the Night

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Posted on November 8, 2014

For the fifth consecutive year, Big Box Storage of San Diego, CA is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the Light the Night walk. The annual event, which is held by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), is scheduled for 4:30pm on Friday, November 7th,, 2014 at Petco Park in downtown San Diego. The walk helps to raise funds for lifesaving cancer treatment, support, and research. For more information on the event or to make a donation, please visit Light the Night.

Big Box Storage Offering 30 Days of Free Storage to San Diego Fire Victims and Evacuees

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Posted on May 17, 2014

Big Box Storage Inc., a San Diego-based portable storage company, is offering 30 days of free storage to any individual or family that has been forced to relocate as a result of the fires that have roared through San Diego County over the last week. In addition to the free 30 days of storage, the company will also provide the delivery and pickup of the storage unit to/from the customer’s location at no charge.

For more information or to schedule a “Big Box” delivery, please contact Big Box Storage at 800-391-4890.

Top 10 Most Popular Items Stored in a Big Box Storage Unit

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Posted on February 11, 2014
popular items stored in a Big Box storage unit in San Diego

We often receiving calls from prospective customers asking how much space is actually in a “Big Box”. How much can they store in it? What can they store in it? Regarding size, each Big Box storage unit is 8’ long by 5’ wide. The height is 7’. As a general rule, each one is capable of storing the contents of up to one and a half rooms.

Ideal Storage for Holiday Decorations

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Posted on December 26, 2013

$6 billion dollars. Based on reports from the National Retail Federation, that’s the amount that Americans will spend on holiday decorations this year. While Christmas decorations make up the majority of the amount, other holidays such as Hanukah, Halloween, 4th of July, St. Patrick’s Day and others also contribute.