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.

Newcastle Self Storage

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

    When planning for relocation, home remodel, or decluttering your garage/basement, renting storage is a logical plan of action. Such storage needs are often of a temporary nature. And this makes packing your belongings, loading them into a car or rental truck, transporting them across town to a self storage facility, and unloading and staging them in a unit very inefficient. Instead, you would be far better served by using PortaBox Storage. We offer an effective, on-demand storage solution that allows you to focus on your project at hand without unnecessary belongings getting in the way. Our Newcastle self storage facility offers the preferred solutions when it comes to storage in this area. 

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    Our team will deliver self storage containers to your home or business quickly and safely.

    PortaBox Storage offers secure and reliable Newcastle self storage options

    When it comes to storage, one of the most important considerations is ensuring your belongings are secure and accessible. Our well constructed, easy-to-access PortaBox containers are transported by our professional drivers. Our team then stores them at our well-maintained and secure warehouse. So, you can be certain that we have your best interest at heart. The process begins with us delivering one or more container(s) to your residence or office. From there, you simply pack your belongings and load the container(s) at your convenience.

    Once you’ve made sure you packed and loaded everything into the container(s), call us. And we’ll schedule a convenient time for our professional driver to pick them up. We will transport your portable storage unit(s) to our secure warehouse in Newcastle in short order. With decades of experience and thousands of satisfied customers, we can confidently say we really are the best Newcastle self storage company for you! Contact us today and order your portable storage containers!

    Why should you choose us?

    Our team at PortaBox is committed to meeting or exceeding the expectations of our customers. After all, we’ve done so for decades. We recognize that there are many self storage providers in and around Newcastle. However, local residents and companies who have used our services will undoubtedly tell you we are the best storage company you can get.

    PortaBox offers the most efficient, cost-effective, secure, and convenient self storage solution available. With this in mind, we encourage you to call us right now to experience the best self storage services you can imagine. Rest assured that the scheduling process will be simple – we’ll take care of all the details!

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    We have the most flexible, cost-effective, and best storage solutions available in the Eastside.

    There are many reasons for you to choose us:

    • Our employees are well-trained, professional and easy to work with.
    • We are the most affordable company for portable, on-demand storage in Washington.
    • Our Newcastle self storage containers are convenient to use and secure.
    • We have amazing customer support that will be there for you when needed.
    • No matter the size of your business, our commercial storage Washington trusts can accommodate it!
    • PortaBox Storage is well-established, with 25+ years of experience.
    • We are able to move or ship just about anything you might need us to.
    • We offer only high-quality packing materials, guaranteed!

    Our team is 100% committed to customer service and providing the best self storage solutions for your specific needs. Customers regularly tell us how pleased they are with our staff and the services offered by PortaBox. So, why delay? 

    Like so many others, you too will find the process of using PortaBox is simpler and more cost-effective than other options in the market. Together, we can customize a successful plan for your project. And we can deliver the requested self storage PortaBoxes to your residence/business more quickly and with less hassle than you might think.

    We will take care of your business storage needs with minimal disruption

    We recognize that minimizing disruption and controlling costs are critical priorities when we service the storage needs of our commercial customers. Whether your company project at hand involves using portable self storage for equipment and supplies, trade show exhibits, or excess inventory, we have the experience and expertise to get your project completed while keeping business interruptions to a minimum.

    Furthermore, we take great pride in helping you secure high quality and efficient moving and shipping services for your company – all without hassles as well. Let our well-trained, professional staff seamlessly handle the logistics of your storage, shipping, or moving project. That way, you and your company leadership can focus on critical operational matters and business continuity.

    Whether your company has excess inventory, surplus equipment, furnishings, or supplies, we  can design a storage solution to meet your needs

    Beyond storage…we excel at moving and shipping as well

    Generations of Eastside businesses have counted on us for their moving and shipping needs in Newcastle and the surrounding areas. We’ve worked hard to earn and maintain our reputation as the best moving and shipping service providers in Newcastle. If you are planning an upcoming move or require professional shipping services, give us a call. We’ll work with you to design a customized plan for moving or shipping your belongings quickly and with care. We offer a wide range of solutions beyond just traditional moving and shipping services. 

    Why take chances with your moving or shipping project? Simply contact us and join the thousands of customers like you that appreciate our professionalism, competitive pricing, and commitment to achieving your satisfaction.

    We are here to assist you with all storage-related needs

    Our approach is holistic. Taking care of your belongings is just one aspect of our services.  Assisting you through the planning and preparation process is where we really shine as well. If you require proper, top-quality packing materials Newcastle has to offer, we have you covered. 

    From moving boxes of all shapes and sizes to packing supplies and custom crates, you can count on receiving only premium quality materials that ensure your belongings are kept safe and secure.

    Save time and money – get the best Newcastle self storage solution!

    We recognize the importance of the peace of mind created for customers when they have confidence their belongings are safe and secure. Our top priority is ensuring you receive the best service available in Newcastle, whether your project is large or small. While there are many self storage options to choose from, few can offer the same level of convenience and cost-effectiveness of PortaBox Storage. Regardless of the type of storage your project requires, we have time-saving solutions that will enable you to see and do many things in Newcastle. And while you do that, we will take care of the logistics.

    • Choosing the best Newcastle self storage is easy, just call PortaBox Storage. Let us take care of all of your belongings right away.

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