PODS vs Full-Service Moving
Let’s do a quick comparison between the PODS and Full-service moving.
|PODS||Full Service Moving|
|Pricing||Base price includes gas and tolls charges||Price is inclusive of all services- packing, loading, unloading, and driving. No hidden cost|
|Moving Labor||You can load by yourself or hire loaders||Loading and unloading did by professionals, no need to hire separately|
|Driving||Self-drive or driving by PODS both available||A licensed driver will drive the belongings to the new location.|
|Delivery||Need to fix a scheduled delivery; PODS have restrictions over weekend delivery||Schedule the move as per your comfort and need|
|Storage||30 days of storage included in the base price||The storage option is not included, but you can ask the moving company to arrange|
|Sizing||Available in only three sizes: 7’, 12’ & 16’||Different size truck as per the property size|
|Parking||Renting a parking spot can be challenging for PODS||For a full-service move, parking required for few hours only|
|Risk||Risk of physical injury and item damage||Moving tools and devices are used for loading-unloading, resulting in no injury or damage|
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