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Storage for College Students In DC, Maryland And Virginia


Our Portable Storage Solutions

OnSite Container
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OnSite Container

Get the perfect blend of convenience and functionality! Zippy Shell's on-site storage units meet the needs of both homeowners and businesses

  • storage-checker Suitable for placement in tight spots and tough angles.
  • storage-checker 16 ft. containers.
  • storage-checker Ground-level design.
  • storage-checker Barn-style doors for easier accessibility.
  • storage-checker Weatherproof design and security locks.

How it Works


Delivery Right to Your Door

We deliver the storage container to your front door – they can fit anywhere and take up just one parking space!


Convenient Loading

You can take as much time as you need to load the container. If you need help, then our team can do the packing and loading for you.


Secure Storage

Your items can be safely stored in the container. They are lockable, weatherproof, and designed to be left on your property for as long as you need it.

Are you a student feeling overwhelmed by the constant challenge of managing your belongings in cramped dorm rooms or shared apartments? Look no further! Zippy Shell Moving and Storage DMV is here to offer you the ultimate storage solution. With our convenient and secure storage units, you can finally free up space in your living quarters. At the same time, you will keep your belongings safe and accessible whenever you need them. Whether you are looking to store seasonal clothing, textbooks, or bulky items, Zippy Shell DMV can accommodate your needs. Contact us today to learn more about our storage for college students.

College student studying
Free up space in your dorm with our secure storage for college students.

Experience the convenience of our service

As a college student, moving can be a complex process. Every semester end heralds a time of transition – whether you’re moving back home, shifting dorm rooms, or exploring a study-abroad opportunity. These changes can become stressful, especially if you need to worry about packing and transporting your belongings. That’s where the convenience of storage services, like those offered by Zippy Shell DMV, comes in. These services simplify the moving process by providing a safe space for your items, allowing you to focus on your studies and transitions. You don’t have to worry about hauling everything back and forth every time you move, which significantly reduces the associated stress and inconvenience.

Maximize space with Zippy Shell DMV

Dorm rooms and even some off-campus housing options are not known for their generous space. Maximizing your living area can be a struggle when you have to accommodate books, clothes, sports equipment, and other personal belongings. Zippy Shell DMV’s storage options offer a viable solution to this problem. Placing infrequently used items or seasonal gear in storage can significantly enhance the spaciousness and organization of your living area. This simple yet effective strategy fosters a more comfortable study environment, helping you maintain focus and productivity.

Secure your belongings with us

When heading home for summer or going on a semester abroad, you might worry about the safety of your possessions left behind. Unoccupied dorm rooms or apartments can make your items vulnerable. Zippy Shell DMV’s storage services offer the assurance of secure facilities, safeguarding your belongings from theft or damage. Equipped with robust security measures, these facilities ensure your items are protected until you return. This assurance affords you peace of mind, knowing that your belongings are in a safe, secure location.

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Protect your belongings during summer break with our trusted onsite storage.

Our flexible storage is designed for dynamic college life

College life is marked by constant change and unpredictability. In such a dynamic environment, having a flexible solution for managing your possessions becomes essential. That’s where our storage comes into play. Our approach allows you to modify the contents of your allocated space whenever necessary. Be it retrieving your ski gear for winter break or adding a pile of textbooks at the end of a semester, our services ensure that you can adjust according to your evolving needs. Such seamless adaptability ensures that your essentials are always within reach and not crowding your living space. This makes Zippy Shell DMV an ideal partner for catering to the versatile needs of modern college students.

Onsite storage for college students

Our onsite storage solutions are specifically tailored to meet the dynamic needs of students. The ground-level design of our storage facilities eliminates the need for lifting heavy items onto a truck or up a ramp, making the process of moving items in and out more manageable – a valuable asset when you’re juggling a busy college schedule. We understand that college life comes with a range of possessions – books, furniture, sports equipment, and more. Our 16-foot containers offer ample space to house your items comfortably, ensuring everything you need for your college life can be accommodated. Whether you’re a freshman settling into your new dorm or a senior with accumulated belongings, our onsite storage provides the room you need.

Optimal placement for any location

Tight spots and challenging angles are no longer a problem with our specially designed storage units. Their flexible placement options make them a perfect fit for campus environments where conventional storage may not work. They can be positioned in parking spaces, driveways, or even grassy areas, making them a highly practical solution for college students.

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Maximize your study environment with clutter-free living – store your items with us!

Prioritizing safety and accessibility

The barn-style doors of our storage units ensure broader and more comfortable access, which is vital when you’re storing larger items like furniture or sports equipment. They enable easy loading and unloading, saving you time and effort during move-in and move-out periods. Our weatherproof design and secure locks offer students the peace of mind they need. Whether you’re storing electronics, academic materials, or sentimental items, you can rest assured that they’re protected from adverse weather conditions and secure from potential theft. With these features and benefits, it’s clear why Zippy Shell DMV’s onsite storage solutions are an excellent choice for college students seeking secure, flexible, and accessible storage options.

Portable storage for college students

Portable storage, with its unmatched convenience and adaptability, can be a game-changer for college students navigating transitions. The process is simple: We deliver a portable storage container to your chosen location, whether it’s a dorm, an apartment, or a house. Once there, you have the freedom to fill it up on your schedule, reducing the stress and time constraints often associated with moving. When you’ve loaded your items, we then transport the container to our secure facility, eliminating any worries about logistics or heavy lifting.

The benefits of portable storage for students extend beyond just the convenience of packing at your own pace. The service’s inherent mobility significantly reduces the traditional moving hassles. Say goodbye to coordinating with moving truck rentals, planning multiple trips with your own vehicle, or recruiting friends to help. This streamlined approach is particularly beneficial during those busy end-of-semester times or when transitioning to off-campus living, allowing you to focus on your academic commitments and social life without the worry of moving logistics.

Door-to-door service for your convenience

Moreover, our door-to-door service saves you valuable time, an asset every student can appreciate. The time that you’d otherwise spend driving to and from a storage facility can now be dedicated to studying, engaging in extracurricular activities, or simply relaxing. Notably, even after we transport your storage container to our facility, your items are not out of reach. Should you need something from your stored belongings, a quick call to us is all it takes. We’ll arrange a delivery, ensuring your possessions are accessible when you need them. With this service, students can take control of their moving process and focus on what really matters – their college experience.

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Flexible and convenient storage options designed to fit your college lifestyle.

Why Zippy Shell DMV should be your first choice?

With a rich history in the storage industry, Zippy Shell DMV brings a level of expertise that sets us apart from the competition. We have spent years honing our processes and services to provide top-notch storage solutions. Our extensive experience allows us to understand the unique storage needs of different clients, particularly college students. We recognize the challenges students face when it comes to moving and storage and have designed our services to alleviate these stresses effectively.

Storage plans customized for you

We understand that each student’s needs are unique. Therefore, we offer flexibility in our storage plans, allowing for customization based on your specific requirements. Need a storage unit just for the summer break? We’ve got you covered. Looking for a longer-term solution while studying abroad? We can accommodate that too. With our services, you aren’t locked into a one-size-fits-all plan. You have the liberty to choose a solution that fits your schedule, your budget, and your storage needs.

Affordable storage without compromise

While we don’t currently offer student discounts, we pride ourselves on our competitive pricing. We understand that affordability is a key factor for many college students, and we strive to provide high-quality storage solutions that don’t break the bank. Our pricing structure is transparent, with no hidden fees or unexpected charges. With Zippy Shell DMV, you get excellent value for your investment, ensuring that you can manage your storage needs without adding financial stress to your college experience.

Count on our reliable service

Our reliability is evident in the positive feedback we consistently receive from our customers. College students across the DMV area have trusted us with their belongings, and their testimonials highlight the consistent quality of our service. We strive to provide a seamless storage experience, allowing you to focus on making the most of your college years.

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Store your seasonal gear hassle-free and make the most of your dorm space.

Frequently asked questions

Q: What items can I store in my unit?

A: You can store a wide variety of items in your Zippy Shell DMV storage unit, including furniture, electronics, clothes, books, and more. However, please note that hazardous materials, perishable goods, and illegal items are not allowed.

Q: What are the sizes of your storage units?

A: Our standard onsite storage unit is 16 feet. If you have specific space requirements, please get in touch with us for customized solutions.

Q: How secure are Zippy Shell DMV’s storage units?

A: Security is our top priority. Our storage units are equipped with robust security locks, and our storage facilities have security measures in place to keep your belongings safe.

Q: Do I have to commit to a long-term contract?

A: No, we offer flexible storage plans that can be customized based on your specific requirements and timeline.

Q: Do you provide packing and transportation services?

A: Yes, we offer convenient portable storage options. We’ll deliver a portable storage container to your location, and once you’ve filled it up, we’ll pick it up and transport it to our secure facility.

Q: How does payment work?

A: Our pricing structure is transparent, with no hidden fees. Once you choose your storage plan, we’ll guide you through our simple payment process.

Q: What happens if I need to store more items after my storage unit is already in use?

A: No problem! You have the flexibility to add items to your storage unit whenever necessary. Simply get in touch with us to arrange this.

A plethora of storage options at Zippy Shell DMV

Our company offers a variety of storage options that cater to the diverse needs of people. Whether it is for storing furniture, clothing, electronics, or other personal belongings, our range of storage solutions provides flexibility and convenience. With this in mind, you should know that you can count on:

With different types of storage available, you can choose the option that best suits your specific requirements. Your belongings are going to be safely stored and easily accessible whenever needed.

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Secure, accessible, and affordable storage for college students. Contact us now!

Your trusted partner in storage throughout your educational pursuits

Zippy Shell DMV is your trusted partner for all your storage needs throughout your educational pursuits. We combine years of experience with a deep understanding of students’ unique requirements to offer convenient, flexible, and affordable storage solutions. With us, you don’t have to worry about the safety of your belongings during semesters away or the hassle of moving. We provide customizable plans, easy access to your items, and a commitment to customer satisfaction.

We’re more than a storage company – we’re a dedicated team eager to make your college experience smoother. So whether you’re preparing for a summer break, a study abroad semester, or transitioning to off-campus living, reach out to us. Let Zippy Shell Moving and Storage DMV handle your storage needs so you can concentrate on what truly matters – your education, your friends, and your future. Choose our storage for college students, and experience the difference we can make in your college journey.

During a home renovation, I needed to get a pod onsite within 24 hours. After calling several places, zippy shell was the only company able to accommodate me. The customer service is fantastic. The office is responsive and helpful. The guys who delivered the pod and then delivered and picked up a second pod were so nice, very professional. Highly recommend!

- Joanne Lauder

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