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Moving & Storage - Port Coquitlam, BC

  • Store Hours:
    Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Port Coquitlam's BigSteelBox store, located at 880 Lougheed Hwy (less than a kilometre northwest of the Mary Hill Bypass), has been providing moving services and portable storage unit rentals to the Lower Mainland since 2008. In addition to being one of our largest locations, it’s also the distribution centre for our inventory of new shipping containers arriving from the factory in China.

BigSteelBox has more locations across Canada than any other mobile storage company, so whether you're moving across the city, the province or the country, we can help. There's no need to rent a truck or hire professional movers. We’ll deliver your BigSteelBox, and you pack it at your pace. When you’re ready, we’ll pick up your moving container and move it to your new home.

We offer competitive rates on portable storage solutions for construction and commercial customers, and because we have two of our own delivery trucks, we can get you the storage containers you need quickly and efficiently.

Need a permanent storage solution? We also offer new and used shipping containers for sale. 
 

Portable Storage Rentals - Keep Your Container at Your Place or Ours

  • Pricing
    10' BigSteelBox
    Storage at Your Place (excluding freight)
    129/mo
    Empty Delivery & Pick-up start from 125/ea
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  • Pricing
    20' BigSteelBox
    Storage at Your Place (excluding freight)
    149/mo
    Empty Delivery & Pick-up start from 125/ea
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  • Pricing
    20' BigSteelBox
    Storage at Our Yard (excluding freight)
    178/mo
    Empty Delivery & Pick-up start from 125/ea
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Compared to renting a storage locker, our BigSteelBox portable storage units are more convenient and cost-effective. We bring the storage to you, so you don’t have to load a truck, drive it to a storage locker or self-storage facility, unload it, and then do that all over again when you need your things again. BigSteelBox saves you time, energy and money.

The most common size containers used for residential storage and moving are 10' and 20'. We may also have 8' Boxes at the Port Coquitlam store, please call to check availability.

A 10' BigSteelBox is ideal if space to place the storage container is limited, such as at townhome communities and apartment buildings in densely populated areas like Vancouver and other areas of the Lower Mainland. You can fit the contents of most 1-bedroom homes and apartments in a 10' Box. If you need more space, our 20' storage containers will hold the contents of most 2 - 4 bedroom homes or condos.

Billing Details - What to expect on your first invoice:

Storage at Your Place: When you book your BigSteelBox you will be charged for the empty delivery, empty pick up, and one month’s rent on your first invoice. After that, you will be charged your recurring monthly rent.

Storage at Our Yard: If you choose to store your Box at our yard, you will be charged for the empty delivery, loaded move, and one month’s rent on your first invoice. After that, you will be charged your recurring monthly rent plus an on-site fee of $19/mo for a 10' or $29/mo for a 20' Box.
 

Local Moving Service in Port Coquitlam

  • 1-Month Move
    Store at Your Place
    Direct House-to-House Move
    649
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  • 1-Month Move
    With Storage at Our Yard
    House-to-Yard-to-House Move
    678
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  • 2-Month Move
    With Storage at Your Place
    Direct House-to-House Move
    798
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The 1-Month Local Move price above includes the initial drop off of a 20' BigSteelBox, one loaded move directly to your new home, pick up of the empty container and one month’s rent. If you need more time to pack or unpack, no problem, just add $149/month for each additional month you need it.

Our local move pricing applies to most moves within the Port Coquitlam and Pitt Meadows city limits. For locations in our extended service area, delivery prices will vary, so please call for a quote.

With more locations across Canada than any other mobile storage company, we can easily, and affordably, move you to a new city! Learn more about our long distance moving services.
 

Commercial & Construction Storage in Port Coquitlam

Over the past few years residential and commercial construction has been on the rise in the Port Coquitlam and Vancouver areas. From single and multi-family real estate home developments in areas such as Burke Mountain, to commercial projects like the Evergreen Line extension of the existing SkyTrain system in Metro Vancouver and the on-going expansion of Fremont Village by Onni Group, there’s a lot happening in the lower mainland.

Whether you need secure portable storage on a construction job site, at a retail store or for your restoration business, BigSteelBox can help. We work with businesses to provide storage solutions that meet their needs for security, space and budget. BigSteelBox portable storage units are ideal for any business that has a space restriction, and it makes financial sense when compared to other warehousing alternatives.

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Meet the BigSteelBox Port Coquitlam Team

David Haas, Store Manager
Coming from a small town, my favourite thing about the Lower Mainland is how much there is to see and do. I love working for BigSteelBox because of the strong culture and the people. It truly is a great place to work.


Dan Oldfield, Office Administrator/Storage Consultant
I love living in the Lower Mainland because I'm close to the ocean, snow capped mountains, and I enjoy wandering around downtown Vancouver. It also has great sushi, breweries and an amazing music scene. Working for BigSteelBox is awesome because everyone is so friendly and the culture of the company is great. I really enjoy being part of the BigSteelBox Family! 

 

Brooke McKay, Storage Consultant
The best part of living in the Lower Mainland would have to be the mild winters and the fantastic summer weather! I like working at BigSteelBox because of the core values they promote and how everyone is committed to achieving world-class customer service!
 

Chris Dugan, Yard Supervisor
I was fortunate to be born in Vancouver - it’s a beautiful place. The options in the city are endless. I like working at BigSteelBox because of the family-like atmosphere. Getting to work outdoors in our Port Coquitlam storage yard has its benefits and I think BigSteelBoxes are like giant Lego...and who doesn’t like playing with Lego?!?
 

Tom Cranidge, Placement Technician
I love the Lower Mainland for all the activities it has to offer. You’ll often catch me rollerblading the Seawall, hiking the Chief, or kayaking in the many rivers throughout the region. My favourite thing about working for BigSteelBox is getting to interact with customers each day.
 


* All prices are subject to change without notice and do not include taxes. All starting prices above are based on moves within the local service area in Port Coquitlam and Pitt Meadows, BC, only. Empty delivery and pick up fees, and loaded moves, may be higher than shown based on the customer’s location and proximity to their Store.



Customer Reviews

We want to hear about your experience (good or bad). We're always looking for ways to improve our service and reviews are a great way to find out how we can better serve our customers! Thank you in advance for taking the time to tell us how well we met your moving and storage needs.

4.8/5
Based on 18 Reviews
5/5 |

Hassle-Free, Stress-Free Move

We used BigSteelBox this summer for our move from Metro Vancouver to Salmon Arm. From the point of initial contact for a quote until they picked up the empty container after the move, it was a hassle-free, stress-free moving experience! We used one 20ft box for our 1500 sq ft home and it was just enough space. We had a two week gap between moving out and getting possession of our new home, which worked out perfectly with BigSteelBox's delivery timeline (takes about 2 weeks anyways). The ONLY hiccup was the loaded box was supposed to be picked up at 8am - and we got a call from the driver at 6:45am that he was on our driveway to pick it up. But that was the ONLY hiccup. Nothing broke inside the box. Despite torrential downpours throughout the week it was on our driveway, there were no leaks. Very secure and solid container. We will definitely be using BigSteelBox if we ever move again.

Response from BigSteelBox

Thank you so much for sharing your moving experience, Larissa! We're very glad to know it went well.
5/5 |

coquitlam

Very happy with the service ,everyone I dealt with was pleasant and helpful

Response from BigSteelBox

Thanks for the great review Bill! We're happy you had a good experience.
5/5 |

Excellent Service

Moving from one province to another is stressful enough but receiving exceptional customer service every time I called helped minimize it. The staff at the Port Coquitlam office was great over the phone and in person. I'd definitely rent from Big Steel Box again!

Response from BigSteelBox

We're so happy to know your long distance move went well Tracey! Thanks for choosing BigSteelBox.
5/5 |

Excellent service

We used big steel box for our move from Prince George to lower mainland and were thoroughly pleased with the whole moving experience. Would recommend big steel box to anyone.

Response from BigSteelBox

Great to hear, thank you Brian!
5/5 |

Professional, Reliable, Secure and Accessible

Big Steel Box dropped off container to my house for convenience of packing things slowly over a months time. They store our container for 7 months on their property. (longer than I had anticipated) But it was convenient and problem free to arrange times that I could access my belongings. note: just make sure you pack what you might need access to last. I needed winter tires because I did not know how long I would require their storage. Employees were very friendly and able to explain the moving process clearly. Extra kudos to the man who dropped off my container to my new condo. I had applied and paid for a street parking permit to leave the container in front of my building and assumed the city would put a no parking sign on the road for us reserving the dates. They did not. The driver waited for parked cars to leave so he could drop the box for us. Kudos for the driver who picked up our empty container from our condo. I put their rental lock on the container but kept the keys in my possession. He called me when he arrived to get the keys because he didn't want me to get charged for having to break open the lock. I wasn't near my condo so I dropped off the keys to their office the next day. I would recommend this company.

Response from BigSteelBox

Thank you for sharing your experience Bonnie, we appreciate it!
5/5 |

Had box for over a year

You guys were great!. Thank you very much, you were a pleasure to deal with.

Tom

Response from BigSteelBox

Thanks for the review Tom! We appreciate it :)
5/5 |

Exemplary Customer Service

The people of Big Steel Box should teach other customer service providers how it's done. From booking with Ky, having Tom pick up our box in Port Coquitlam and having to reschedule the drop off with Amanda- I didn't have so much as a hiccup. Drop off, and dealing with the Penticton location had also been a pleasure.

You guys rock!

Response from BigSteelBox

Thank you Laura! We're really glad your move from Port Coquitlam to Penticton went well - thanks for choosing BigSteelBox!
5/5 |

Great company

Competitive rates, great option for long term storage after 2 years everything came out undamaged by the weather, prompt efficient and friendly customer service clearing up a few misunderstandings

Response from BigSteelBox

Thanks for sharing Donna! And, thank you for trusting us to keep your things safe for 2 years.
3/5 |

Would have been 4 1/2 stars if it wasn't for the dissatisfying conclusion.

The concept and the overall service is good. Moving across the country this way can greatly reduce your stress. Being able to load it at your leisure and then unload it at your leisure is, from our opinion, worth it. Big Steel Box used a local contractor to drop it off at our new location. The driver was not as conscientious as the Big Steel Box driver who dropped it off at the origin. At the origin the driver used wooden blocks under the trailer to minimize damage to the driveway. At the new location the contractor driver did not which resulted in significant damage to the driveway. This is where the 3 stars comes in. This was clearly an opportunity for Big Steel Box to really delight a customer and pay for or partially pay for the driveway damage. But the answer that was given that the damage "would have occurred anyways" just insinuates that you think we're stupid. After paying over $10k I would imagined they would be interested in the good word-of-mouth that would come from helping cover at least part of the $500 to fix the damage. That aside, a very good service.

Response from BigSteelBox

Hi Mr. Bourne. As per our recent phone conversation, we’re sorry the delivery of your Box did not go exactly as expected. We’re glad we were able to work with you to rectify this situation and come to an agreement that is satisfactory for you and your family. Thank you for your patience and understanding, and for choosing BigSteelBox for your long distance move.
5/5 |

moving

Jeff and Deanna were very happy with the people who helped them out with their move .They did everything to make the move easy
and would definitely use Big Box again

Response from BigSteelBox

Great to hear, thanks Darryl and Jeff!
5/5 |

Convenient & Friendly Service

Big Steel Box was a great way to store our belongings. This is a better way to store items that you don't need access to, much better than a storage unit. Arrangements for drop off and picking up were easily arranged and the staff is very friendly! Thanks!

Response from BigSteelBox

Hi Kim. Thanks for taking the time to give leave a review, and for choosing BigSteelBox for your storage needs!
5/5 |

Reliable Service

Everything from booking the container, delivery and pick up went as planned. There were no unexpected delays or surprises.

Response from BigSteelBox

Great to hear! Thank you for the review.
5/5 |

Great Service

We recently used Big Steel Box while we decluttered our home prior to placing it on the market for sale and stored our box until we moved into our new home and set a delivery date.
Charlie was terrific to deal with. He gave us quotes for all the options available and had the drivers come to deliver and pick up the box on the dates and times specified. They even ensured that the doors to the box were pointed the way we wanted when the box was delivered for ease of access. The drivers were excellent, extremely careful,and very professional. They always called ahead of time to let us know they were on their way and asked if we had any special instructions.
We were billed exactly what we were quoted and were very happy with the overall experience.

Response from BigSteelBox

Thank you for sharing your moving and storage experience, Clare! And thanks for choosing BigSteelBox : )
4/5 |

Great customer service

Very good customer service from Charlie and the staff at Port Coquitlam who organized pick up and drop off. The bin was clean when it arrived and the entire contents of our home was all in tact when the bin was dropped off. Very profession service. Thank you.

Response from BigSteelBox

Thanks for the nice review Nancy! We're glad to hear your move went well.
5/5 |

Service

I had fantastic service from David Haas and his team! Everything was quick and convenient. All communication was email or phone and David even assisted with getting city approval for parking on the street. Tom, the driver was phenominal as well. Felt like they all really cared about us, their customers. I would recommend this company and have already done so with friends and co-workers.

Response from BigSteelBox

So glad you had a great experience Sue, thanks for choosing BigSteelBox!
5/5 |

Brilliant service

We moved from a 3 bedroom house to a sublet furnished apartment for 10 months. We put all of our furniture, art work and other belongings in a Big Steel Box and shipped it to Port Coquitlam. We were always worried what state it would be in when we opened it 10 months later, but we were so happy to find everything in perfect shape. I would highly recommend and trust Big Steel Box. Their delivery and pick up and pick up and delivery was prompt and on time. Great job guys!!!!

Response from BigSteelBox

Hi John. Thank you for sharing your BigSteelBox experience, and for trusting us with your belongings!
5/5 |

Absolutely the best moving experience

From start to finish all BSB gave us was hassle-free quality service. We started out with another box company when we began the process of preparing our house for sale but it soon became obvious our plan of transferring our belongings to a truck for the relocation in a city on the island was physically unpractible . We then went with BSB for the choice of having all our belongings on our front yard during renovations at the new place for a couple of months which turned into almost a year . Everybody from the company we had interactions with were positive and innovative with ideas to make the undertaking as easy as possible for us. And, at the end of it all , there was no billing hassle as sometimes happens with credit card billing . Just the best experience I have had in a long time with a service oriented company. Thank you Big Steel Box Company , you were the easiest part of our retirement

Response from BigSteelBox

Thank you so much for the great review Gail. We're so glad we could help make your move and renovation easier. Congratulations on your retirement!!
5/5 |

simon nailed it thanku

friendly fast caring efficient professional...got it done on a moments notice ..Very understanding when he was dealing with professional procrastinators.\thanku again

Response from BigSteelBox

Thanks for taking the time to let us know how we did, we appreciate it Stacey!

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Services

  • Construction Site Storage
  • Commercial Storage
  • Residential Storage
  • On-Site Storage
  • Mobile Storage
  • Portable Storage
  • Local Moving
  • City-to-City Moving
  • Door-to-Door Delivery
  • Shipping Container Sales
  • Shipping Container Rentals

Local Service Area

  • Port Coquitlam
  • Coquitlam
  • Surrey
  • Maple Ridge
  • Richmond
  • Vancouver
  • Burnaby
  • New Westminster

Expanded Service Area (an additional delivery charge may apply)

  • Squamish
  • Whistler
  • Pemberton
  • Sunshine Coast

Supporting the Port Coquitlam Community

BigSteelBox is proud to support many worthy causes and community events in Port Coquitlam and surrounding area.

We often provide Boxes for events that require on-site storage. Some of the recent events we’ve supported are the Vancouver Marathon, the Dragon Boat FestivalSpartan Race, the Vancouver fireworks festival, and the Honda Celebration of Light.