Here are some FAQs you might have been wondering about:
How is a PODS container moved?
The PODS delivery truck is equipped with a patented hydraulic lift system, PODZILLA, designed to keep your belongings level and reduce the shifting of your contents while the container is loaded onto and off the truck. It securely transports the PODS container to and from your location.
How long do I have to load or unload the container?
PODS allows you to pack your PODS container at your leisure. There are no deadlines; you move when you are ready.
Do you pick up and deliver on weekends?
We are open Monday through Saturday – closed on Sundays. We recognize the need to offer loading and unloading flexibility; thus, we don’t limit the time a PODS container can stay on your property.
How does PODS prevent my contents from being damaged during the move?
Our professional drivers are experts at transporting our PODS containers. The use of PODZILLA minimizes the possibility of shifting or damage while the container is loaded onto and off the truck. PODS also offers a variety of packing supplies and a comprehensive content-protection program.
How much clearance do I need to place a container at my house or apartment?
To place a PODS container on your property, we need a clearance of 12 feet in width and 15 feet in height with no steep inclines, low branches, or wires.
How do I find out about my local regulations?
PODS will inform you of any regulation that we are aware of. If we don’t have information for your area, a quick Internet search of your city’s website should provide you with the needed information.
Do I have to be there when you deliver?
No, although we recommend that someone be present, if possible. Our deliveries and pickups may occur at any time after 7 a.m. local time. The customer is responsible for ensuring that there is adequate clearance and accessibility for the desired location of the container. If you don’t plan to be there, we just ask you are available by telephone in case our delivery specialists have any questions about where you’d like your PODS container placed