State-of-the-Art, Safe and Secure Storage Services
Suddath® provides secure and convenient storage options to keep your belongings safe while you plan, pack and execute your home move without feeling overwhelmed.
Because of our wide-range of services, your storage options with Suddath solve many common challenges in moving and storage:
- Provide storage in transit (SIT) if your new home isn’t ready
- Postpone decisions about what to keep until after the move
- Decluttering for real estate showings or during remodeling
- Get long-term or vault storage for non-permanent relocations
We’re able to provide secure and flexible storage options for temperature-controlled areas, climate-controlled space as well as vault and warehousing needs for your household goods.
Many of our locations offer temperature-controlled storage. This is an extra level of protection and defense to protect items like:
The main difference between temperature-controlled storage and climate-controlled storage is that climate-controlled also protects against humidity. If it occurs, even mild dampness can damage:
- Fine art
- Antiques and wood furniture
- Musical instruments
- Books & important documents
7 Special Items You Can’t Trust Just Anyone to Move
When preparing for a move, whether you’re moving locally, across the country or across the world, it is necessary to plan on getting help with items that require special handling, packing, or storage. Many items in your home may not fare well with people who don’t have the training to move them, or in a facility without proper temperature and humidity control.
5 Photography and Videography Tips for Staging Your Home to Sell
As with most things, in the world of real estate photography, less is more. The right photography and videography – with beautiful light to highlight your home’s features – will draw in potential buyers for showings, and then with the right staging, those showings will turn into offers. Our experts have put together five tips to help you sell your home for more.
ADDITIONAL MOVING SERVICES
Suddath’s trained experts understand every piece of wood, ivory, and steel your piano is made from. We know how damaging moisture and unnatural positioning can be to your instrument and will safeguard against them.
Prefer a full-service, hands-free local move? Suddath is happy to provide white-glove service options that allow you to continue with your normal daily life while we handle every single aspect of your move.
Our full-service packers and movers get your move prepped and ready to go, without all the hassle. Using only the best materials and techniques, our professional packers and movers are experienced, background checked and well trained to provide the best level of service possible.
Unique items or items that are particularly delicate, fragile or irregularly sized, may require their own tailored, custom crates built to protect these types of items. Our team consists of experts who will take measurements and build a crate to spec to protect these items.
Moving and Storage FAQs
It varies depending on the location, but 3 million square feet of storage space across the continental U.S. We also store goods and furniture from our commercial and logistics customers in our warehouses, so your household goods will be cared for with the same attention to organization, security and temperature as our business clients, which can include sensitive items like food and medicine.
The main difference is the time frame in which you’re storing your goods. It’s important to remember for interstate moves, your storage time may cap at 180 days – discuss with your move coordinator if this applies to you. In either case, your items will be carefully stored, padded, wrapped and labeled in a vault within the storage warehouse.
Yes! Since home staging has become more common – 95% of people use the internet to home search, so helping your home show well online with beautiful pictures and even virtual tours is key – our Declutter & Store Program has become very popular. It allows people who need cost-effective temporary storage for home projects like staging or remodeling an easy, safe and secure option. Our professional drivers and movers make load and pack your excess items into one or more of our storage vaults. We then store your items in our climate-controlled warehouse until you need them delivered. This is flexible and affordable service which helps attract buyers and ultimately sell their home quickly – 83% of buyers’ agents said staging a home made it easier for a buyer to visualize the property as a future home, according to the National Association of Realtors.
If you are searching for the highest level of security possible for some of your belongings, we offer Suddath vault storage as a solution. After being padded and wrapped by our warehouse team, your belongings will be placed in a secure, enclosed wooden crate and carefully stored.
Our reputation as a moving and storage company rests on the exceptional care we provide in keeping your belongings safe, no matter what storage options you choose. Our vigilance allows you to rest easy knowing your belongings are safe, so you can focus on the journey ahead.
Professional movers and storage experts provide a range of warehouse-related moving services so that people who are relocating can safely store their belongings for a temporary period of time.
At Suddath, we offer both short term and long-term storage services. The best storage options for moving will be ones based on your specific needs. Storage in transit services, for example, can be ideal when you want to postpone delivery of household goods until your new home is ready or while you’re still deciding what to keep and what to sell or donate. Or you could use this service for decluttering excess belongings while you stage your home for sale in attractive and effective ways. With non-permanent relocations, such as for a temporary corporate or military assignment, you can benefit from long-term or vault storage. Suddath is a moving and store company with over 100 years of local, long distance and international experience, offering a flexible range of desirable options.
In each case, household items are carefully padded, wrapped, and labeled before being placed in the safe and secure storage warehouse. The main difference between short term and long-term options, as the name suggests, is the length of time in which you’re storing your belongings. Suddath offers flexibility in this and in the rest of our services, to ensure you have a move that fits your needs. When you’re making an interstate move (from one state to another), it’s important to check with your dedicated move coordinator because your storage time may cap at 180 days.
People who are moving often appreciate our short-term storage when they’re staging their home for sale; after decluttering, they’ll store excess belongings with us so their home. Or, they can use short term storage while their new home is getting ready or if they aren’t sure if they’ll keep certain belongings. Long term storage is often used for non-permanent relocations such as military assignments and similar situations. When you’re planning your relocation with Suddath, our professional movers & storage team will provide you with your option of choice.
Overall, it’s crucial to have storage solutions that are safe, secure, and convenient. After that, the best storage options for moving will vary based on your specifics needs, including the time period required for your storage. See our flexible options in the answer to the FAQ titled, “What are your long term and short-term options for moving and storing?”
When looking for the best storage options for moving, ask friends, family members, and work colleagues who have used this type of service about their experiences. When receiving positive recommendations for a move and store company, you can explore their websites and check their reviews. Make sure they have the right movers’ licenses and accreditations along with safe, secure, and convenient storage solutions. Upon request, Suddath will gladly share ours with you, as will any credible moving and storage company. When a moving company checks all the boxes, you can request a quote.
When looking for the best moving company, please consider Suddath. We’re the experienced choice (more than one hundred years of experience with 80,000 residential relocations each year!), and we only use well vetted, background checked, and trained moving crews. We offer a flexible menu of services, including specialty moving services, packing and unpacking services, and safe, secure, and convenient storage solutions. This is true with our local moves, long distance ones, and international relocations.
Absolutely! Suddath prioritizes the safety and security of belongings in our storage facilities with 24/7 video monitoring and internal crated storage to protect your household goods. Plus, our experienced move and store company takes excellent care of your belongings as we prepare them for transit—whether they’re going into storage or directly to your new home.
We’ll use quality materials as we pack your household items with care, giving attention to all of your belongings, including extra precautions with your most delicate ones. Then, before we remove them from your home to place them carefully in our moving truck, we’ll cover your doors, floors, and walls with special protective material—yet another indicator of our respectful attitude towards you and your home. Then, we will transport your items to their destination, whether our storage facility or your new home, with the same amount of attentiveness. The security of your belongings while we transport them is just another reason why Suddath provides the best storage options for moving.
Ready to get started? Request a quote for your move and chosen storage options.
Each move is unique with its own requirements with factors in the cost including distances of the relocations, household belonging weights, and so forth. Plus each moving company can set its own rates for local moves, long distance ones, and international relocations. Some people may choose to have full professional packing and unpacking services while others may select partial ones, and some households require specialized moving services. Then there are a range of storage solutions with people requiring different ones. Each of these factors, among others, can have an impact on the cost of a move. To get a quote from Suddath’s professional movers & storage for your customized move, please reach out.
If you plan to stage your home to optimize its sale, then it typically makes sense to declutter and remove excess belongings—and our expert move and store company offers a Declutter & Store program tailored precisely for that purpose. You can also use short term storage when your new home isn’t ready yet for your belongings or if you’re still deciding what to keep, sell, or donate. Long term vault storage can be ideal for military assignments and other non-permanent relocation situations.
Questions? Reach out to our professional movers & storage. We’ll happily discuss your options.