Founded in 1890, Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage the parent company of Portabox has successfully weathered many history-changing events including the Great Seattle Fire, WWI, the Spanish Flu of 1918, the Great Depression, WWII, the 2008 recession, and 9/11 among many other public crises. We are taking the current COVID-19 threat very seriously and will promptly adhere to any and all directives from local, state and federal government officials. Hansen Bros. and Portabox have been categorized as an essential industry business (moving & relocation) within the current mandate established by Washington State Governor Jay Inslee.

As essential services, we will maintain normal operations until such time as either company management determines we must close our offices or we are directed to do so by a governmental authority. We are taking extensive precautionary measures including the adoption of all CDC guidelines and the establishment of our own policies intended to minimize health risks for all customers, employees, contractors, vendors, and community stakeholders. We are proud to be able to support the needs of our customers during this crucial time but are prepared to quickly change course as required.

Stay safe together with Hansen Bros. and Portabox

The COVID-19 crisis is fluid and there are many uncertainties and factors outside of our control that may, with little or no advance notice, impact our delivery of moving & storage services. Please be aware the current crisis could potentially result in small inconveniences such as a delayed project start time or significant inconveniences such as the complete rescheduling of services.

Although there are many unknowns to be navigated, you can be certain that Hansen Bros. and Portabox will be timely and transparent in our communications regarding servicing your moving & storage needs, and our professional relocation consultants will work diligently to offer creative solutions in the event your project is impacted by the current health crisis.

Steps We're Taking:

  • Company-wide Implementation of all precautionary measures recommended by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
  • Office staff and crews are being monitored daily for symptoms and/or known exposure by management and asked to go home, contact their healthcare provider, and self-quarantine as directed. Staff that experience symptoms and/or aware of exposure when not at work have been directed to stay home and notify their supervisor.
  • Office staff and crews are receiving daily briefings on precautionary measures and have been directed to follow them on and off the job.
  • Office staff and crews are being instructed to maintain appropriate “social distance” of 6 feet minimum between one another, customers, and all other people.
  • Office staff and crews are being provided with appropriate hand sanitizer and surface disinfecting supplies. They have been directed to disinfect truck cabs and moving equipment between each move to the best of their ability. These supplies will continue to be replenished as we are able, based on availability from retailers.
  • We are limiting visitation to our branch offices. If you wish to purchase moving boxes or supplies, please simply call in your order and we will happily deliver to your vehicle outside.

We are all in this together.  The team at Hansen Bros. and Portabox is proud to continue offering our services in accordance with the necessary precautions outlined above. We are here to make the process of storing belongings seamless & safe for you.

Storage Services

Washington or Idaho – PortaBox Storage presents you with the premium self-storage alternative for all your needs!

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PortaBox Storage Container Size

Each sturdy and roomy PortaBox will accommodate about a normal room full of furniture or up to 2,000 pounds. They are approximately 240 cubic feet with dimensions:

  • 4′ 6″ wide and 7′ 6″ deep and 7′ tall (INSIDE)

  • 5’ wide and 8’ deep and 7′ 6″ tall (OUTSIDE)

Benefits of PortaBox

When you need Seattle temporary storage, Lynnwood WA storage units, Newcastle self storage or
Boise storage solutions – PortaBox delivers!

  • Time-Saving and Cost-Efficient
  • One-Time Loading & Unloading
  • Easy & Quick Access to Items
  • DIY Storage on Your Schedule
  • Organized Pickup and Delivery
  • State-Wide Area Coverage
  • No Minimum Weight Requirements

How PortaBox Works?

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Order the necessary number of PortaBoxes.

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Take your time to pack everything.

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Arrange pick-up and storage destination.

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Enjoy your temporary storage.

As an almost inseparable part of every moving or home renovation process, the need for various types of storage services is something we understand very well here at PortaBox Storage. Regardless of the type of storage service you opt for, you can rest assured they were designed specifically with security and safety in mind. Whether you choose mini, on demand storage, short-term, or door-to-door storage, you can be sure we will take care of your items fully. Contact us for more information and we’ll be happy to discuss how we can satisfy all your storage requirements!

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PortaBox Storage enables you to enjoy your peace of mind knowing your items are safely stored.

PortaBox Storage has a suitable solution for different types of storage requirements

No matter your situation, PortaBox has the storage solution to meet your requirements. This is why we have provided our customers with access to secure and reliable storage solutions that cater to their every need.

Our clients trust us with their most treasured belongings, so we have taken every step to ensure your items stay safe. But there is more to our offer:

  • We take all safety measures – only you and the individuals you authorize can access your stored containers. Motion sensors and fire systems constantly monitor our temperature-controlled storage areas.
  • PortaBox provides you with long-term and short-term storage solutions.
  • You can always change the duration of your on demand storage plan.
  • We provide mini-storage solutions that fit college students’ needs.

If a secure self-storage facility is what you are looking for, then look no further than our storage. There is no external public access to our warehouses. You can rest assured that we will handle your belongings efficiently and with utmost care. Enjoy peace of mind knowing your items are truly safe and secure with us.

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You want only the most reliable storage units for your precious belonging.

Long-term or Short-term storage solutions

Planning a sabbatical? De-cluttering your attic or garage?  Taking a long (and well-deserved) vacation? We understand the stress involved in parting with your things. With PortaBox’s short term storage and our long-term storage plans, you can take comfort in knowing your belongings will be safe and secure for as long as you need. Don’t pay for a year’s worth of storage you know you won’t need.

Whether you’re storing college stuff over summer break or an entire home’s worth of furniture during a renovation, PortaBox offers flexible, short-term storage plans (including 6-month, 3-month, and month-to-month plans) so you don’t end up paying for time you don’t use. Whether it’s long term or short term storage you are looking for, call your local PortaBox warehouse for plan rates today!

Flexibile on demand storage with your needs in mind

Whether you want to downsize and consolidate your PortaBoxes or are finding you have even more to store, we can add or remove any number of storage pods to your order. Just give us a call, and we’ll be happy to accommodate your changes. And if you need to access a stored container, give us one business day’s notice, and we will reserve a viewing area so you can securely, and privately access your belongings in our on demand storage.

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Our company operates with customers’ convenience in mind. This is why we provide door to door storage – you can have your items packed, picked up, and safely stored away. Our experienced storage professionals will make sure nothing gets damaged or mishandled in the process, even if it is inventory storage you need. Hiring our door to door storage services experts is the way to have your items taken care of and stored while you attend to other matters.

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Rely on our experienced storage providers for advice and support with all your storage needs.

Reach out to us and find out more about our mini storage solutions

With many years of valuable experience in both storage and the moving industry behind us, we have made it our goal to come up with a suitable solution for all of our clients searching for mini storage. Keeping your home or office clutter-free is essential. Still, sometimes it is nearly impossible without self-storage whether you need your college days stuff properly stored away or precious heirlooms – our PortaBox mini storage is the most suitable and, by all means, the safest way to make it happen.

Contact us and learn how our on demand storage services can help

No matter the type of storage service you need, all you need to do is get in touch with PortaBox Storage – and we’ll make sure you have every piece of information you would need. Place your belongings in the safety of our storage facilities and sleep well, knowing your items are always secure!

Get in Touch

Locations Served


2902B Lincoln Way Lynnwood, WA, 98087


10750 Aurora Ave N Suite B Seattle, WA 98133


6868 Coal Creek Pkwy SE Newcastle, WA 98059


103 N Curtis Road Boise, ID, 83706