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52 Best Moving & Storage Franchises in USA for 2022 (UPDATED RANKINGS)

Here is the top 52 best Moving & Storage Franchises you can start in USA:

1.Two Men and a Truck Int'l. Inc.

  • Investments $115,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1985
  • Year Franchising Started – 1989
  • Offices – 375

Franchise details: Two Men and a Truck Int'l. Inc.

Mary Ellen Sheets founded Two Men and a Truck International Inc. in 1985 after her two high-school-age sons left their small moving business behind to attend college. Calls had continued to come in for moving services after their departure, so Sheets took over the business and began franchising in 1989. The Lansing, Michigan-based company is still family-owned and privately held and has locations across the United States.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Employee Testimonial

2. United Shipping Solutions

  • Investments $25,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2002
  • Year Franchising Started – 2002
  • Offices – 174

Franchise details: United Shipping Solutions

We are looking to add talented and energetic sales professionals nationwide with an entrepreneurial spirit; educating customers, assessing their business needs, and making expert recommendations for services on behalf of USS.

3. PODS

  • Investments $2,000,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1998
  • Year Franchising Started – 1999
  • Offices – 156

Franchise details: PODS

Portable On Demand Storage! PODS utilizes a specially equipped truck and patented hydraulic lift technology to deliver, retrieve, store and even move across the country a container up to 8x8x16 ft.

4. Go Mini's

  • Investments $225,630
  • Franchise fee $45,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2002
  • Year Franchising Started – 2012
  • Offices – 86

Franchise details: Go Mini's
Official site

Go Mini's was founded in 2002, and began franchising in 2012. Franchisees rent out portable storage containers to residential and commercial customers who are moving, storing or renovating, offering the option to keep the filled container on-site, transport it to another location, or store it at a Go Mini's facility.

Go Mini's Moving & Portable Storage Promotional Video

5. College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving

  • Investments $89,300
  • Year Brand Started – 2003
  • Year Franchising Started – 2007
  • Offices – 85

Franchise details: College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving
Official site

College Hunks Hauling Junk got its start in the summer of 2003 when a group of college buddies borrowed an old cargo van and began offering customers help with sorting, moving, recycling and disposing of unwanted items. The next year, Omar Soliman submitted his busines plan for College Hunks Hauling Junk to the University of Miami's Leigh Rothschild Entrepreneurship Competition and won first place. After graduating, he and co-founder Nick Friedman continued to grow the junk removal business, and in 2007 they started franchising.

College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving 30 second commercial

6. 1-800 PACKOUTS

  • Investments $69,450
  • Franchise fee $55,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2013
  • Year Franchising Started – 2017
  • Offices – 73

Franchise details: 1-800 PACKOUTS
Official site

The 1-800-Packouts educational process is another key component of raising the standard in the industry of how personal property claims are handled. We're never going to be satisfied with meeting the status quo. It is our goal to always improve our process, improve ourselves, and improve the experience our clients have.
1800Packouts

7. Zippy Shell

  • Investments $657,450
  • Year Brand Started – 2009
  • Year Franchising Started – 2009
  • Offices – 42

Franchise details: Zippy Shell
Official site

Based on an Australian concept, Zippy Shell first came to the U.S. and began franchising in 2009. Zippy Shell franchisees deliver trailers containing storage containers to customers' homes and businesses. The customers then fill the container at their own speed and when finished, Zippy Shell will pick it up and store it in a climate-controlled facility.

What is Zippy Shell? How does Zippy Shell work?

8. UNITS Moving & Portable Storage

  • Investments $288,691
  • Franchise fee $55,500
  • Year Brand Started – 2003
  • Year Franchising Started – 2006
  • Offices – 29

Franchise details: UNITS Moving & Portable Storage
Official site

As The Top Moving and Portable Storage Franchise Opportunity, we invite you to learn more about this exciting endeavor. We have carefully designed a process to allow you to evaluate our opportunity and determine if we are a fit to achieve your professional and personal goals.

9. You Move Me

  • Investments $78,500
  • Year Brand Started – 2012
  • Year Franchising Started – 2012
  • Offices – 28

Franchise details: You Move Me
Official site

Join Brian Scudamore on a mission to revolutionize the moving business. By bringing transparency, honesty and genuine customer service to an industry known for the exact opposite, You Move Me has been created to transform the moving experience. As an early franchise partner you can help shape this new company and share in the success that is sure to follow.

10. Medex

  • Investments $50,000
  • Franchise fee $39,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2011
  • Year Franchising Started – 2011
  • Offices – 28

Franchise details: Medex

To create a brand that simplifies the medical transportation industry and allows for a better experience to the consumer and a stronger bottom line to the business owner. The company was founded by consumers, for the consumer.

11. The File Depot

  • Investments $42,150
  • Franchise fee $12,500
  • Year Brand Started – 2002
  • Year Franchising Started – 2002
  • Offices – 23

Franchise details: The File Depot
Official site

We have put together an extraordinary business opportunity that provides important cost-effective services to virtually every type and size business. As we expand nationally and internationally, we are looking for dedicated business owners who would like to create long term relationships with their clients while providing a full range of document management products and services.

12. Metropolitan Movers Inc.

  • Investments $55,500
  • Franchise fee $29,500
  • Year Brand Started – 2010
  • Year Franchising Started – 2013
  • Offices – 20

Franchise details: Metropolitan Movers Inc.
Official site

Owning a business where the franchisor’s proprietary and unique Online Marketing System assists you in generating, closing and scheduling moves so you can be up and running and earning money from the first day!

Metropolitan Movers Franchising

13. PACK & SEND

  • Investments $100,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1993
  • Offices – 18

Franchise details: PACK & SEND
Official site

PACK & SEND are the UK's leading packing and shipping specialists with a service centre network stretching from London to Edinburgh. We have been providing an end-to-end proposition for businesses and individuals that is second to none in the UK since 2009 and increasing demand and double-digit sales growth in recent years is driving a need for more franchisees.

14. Caring Man In A Van

  • Investments $100,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2000
  • Year Franchising Started – 2005
  • Offices – 16

Franchise details: Caring Man In A Van
Official site

A little about us at Caring Man in a Van is that we actually care about the people we serve. We are here to help you keep your freedom and reduce your stress. We provide stress-free environment as we transport your loved ones to their desired locations.

15. Little Guys Movers

  • Investments $80,015
  • Year Brand Started – 1992
  • Year Franchising Started – 2003
  • Offices – 13

Franchise details: Little Guys Movers
Official site

Our story takes us back to 1992, to a humble town in North Texas called Denton. It was here that a man named Marcus Watson had a simple dream, and together with a few buddies and a couple of Toyota pickups, the rich legacy that is Little Guys Movers began.
Little Guys Movers: Math101

16. Apartment Movers etc.

  • Investments $75,000
  • Franchise fee $24,500
  • Year Brand Started – 1995
  • Year Franchising Started – 1998
  • Offices – 12

Franchise details: Apartment Movers etc.

When customers would rent moving trucks from Kim Swanson's company, they would often complain about the amount of money, time and damage it cost them. Seeing the need for an affordable moving company, Swanson founded Apartment Movers Etc. in 1995.

17. Suburban Solutions

  • Investments $99,450
  • Year Brand Started – 2010
  • Year Franchising Started – 2012
  • Offices – 6

Franchise details: Suburban Solutions
Official site

We prepare your furniture and other items to be loaded onto one of these moving trucks and drive them to the new location, where we unload them, as well. We are a fully–insured and licensed, full service Pack, Move, Junk, Storage and Cleaning Company. We can handle all phases of your move or relocation, whether it be a local or a long distance move.
Suburban Solutions Moving Commercial Move Client Review

18. Move It Now

  • Investments $98,000
  • Franchise fee $35,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2004
  • Year Franchising Started – 2004
  • Offices – 6

Franchise details: Move It Now
Official site

The Move It Now® provides residential and commercial moving services at reasonable prices and with exceptional customer service. Plus, we offer a one-call service provider by arranging special moving needs, such as disconnecting/connecting certain appliances and fixtures, disassembly and assembly of recreational equipment, custom crating for art, and more.

19. My Guys Moving

  • Investments $50,000
  • Franchise fee $35,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1999
  • Year Franchising Started – 1999
  • Offices – 5

Franchise details: My Guys Moving
Official site

Ever thought of starting a business and becoming One of the Guys? Our memorable name and logo has been the formula for customer loyalty for many years. MY GUYS is not just another moving company franchise opportunity, we offer a full range of residential & commercial services from local moving and storage to long distance relocation and international shipping.

Suburban Solutions Moving Commercial Move Client Review

20. MyWay

  • Investments $100,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2006
  • Year Franchising Started – 2007
  • Offices – 5

Franchise details: MyWay
Official site

The MyWay business model benefits you with its simplicity in today's complicated economic times. Our systems are designed to remove many of the everyday hassles normally associated with running a business. Our national sales / customer service center eliminates the need for you to hire sales, customer service, order entry, billing, and scheduling personnel.

21. Amazing Spaces

  • Investments $2,171,950
  • Franchise fee $75,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2009
  • Year Franchising Started – 2009
  • Offices – 3

Franchise details: Amazing Spaces
Official site

Amazing Spaces self-storage properties are not the dark, dirty, garage-like storage units you might think. We take pride in our tasteful furnishings, warm and welcoming ski-lodge type atmosphere, and professional landscaping. Customer service and customer satisfaction are central to our values.
Amazing Spaces Storage Centers

22. NorthStar Moving Co.

  • Investments $110,070
  • Franchise fee $50,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1994
  • Year Franchising Started – 2015
  • Offices – 3

Franchise details: NorthStar Moving Co.
Official site

We are at the beginning of another journey. We’re expanding. We want Franchisees who share our commitment to client service, the community and to their team members. Because, we are just starting on this phase of our journey, there is a huge opportunity for you to choose your ideal location.

NorthStar Moving's Truck Decal Time Lapse

23. Box Galaxy

  • Investments $95,000
  • Franchise fee $39,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2006
  • Year Franchising Started – 2007
  • Offices – 3

Franchise details: Box Galaxy

We sell shipping boxes, packing materials and moving boxes. We're a cross between a warehouse moving supply store and a retail store. We're happy to sell a single box or a few feet of bubble wrap, but we can really save our customers money when they need larger quantities -- like a package deal on 50 or more moving boxes, a full roll of bubble wrap or a bundle of 25 shipping boxes.

24. Storage Authority LLC

  • Investments $595,000
  • Franchise fee $35,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2014
  • Year Franchising Started – 2015
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: Storage Authority LLC
Official site

Storage Authority’s high demand manager driven operations, sales and marketing systems & platforms are revolutionizing the self storage industry. We are now offering an extraordinary opportunity of self storage ownership in your neighborhood to qualified individuals.
buy into Storage Authority LLC franchise

25. 2 Fellas

  • Investments $66,350
  • Franchise fee $20,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1996
  • Year Franchising Started – 1996
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: 2 Fellas
Official site

2 Fellas Moving Company has been professionally serving customers since 1996. We are locally owned and operated. All of our employees are background checked and full-time labor. 2 Fellas conducts a move with efficiency and care. We handle goods as if they were our own. 2 Fellas offers many resources that will ease the mind and guarantee that we are the right choice.
2 Fellas And A Big Vehicle

26. Motorcycle Towing Professionals

  • Investments $25,000
  • Franchise fee $20,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2005
  • Year Franchising Started – 2005
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: Motorcycle Towing Professionals
Official site

Motorcycle Towing Professionals is a company created BY people who ride (and know and love motorcycles) FOR people who ride. Not only do we have all the proper equipment to transport your bike safely and securely, we don’t charge an arm and a leg to get you and your bike home safely.

27. Relocators

  • Investments $127,488
  • Year Brand Started – 2008
  • Year Franchising Started – 2016
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: Relocators
Official site

Relocators is a moving company franchise that offers the opportunity to provide a much-needed service in your community. We've already done the work of creating the demand you need to be successful.
Relocators Franchise

28. Clutter Stoppers

  • Investments $47,650
  • Year Brand Started – 2011
  • Year Franchising Started – 2013
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: Clutter Stoppers
Official site

We provide reliable and cost effective downsizing, moving, junk removal, and organizing services. Our customer-focused process ensures the results you want because we work tirelessly until you are satisfied.

29. Strong College Students

  • Investments $22,600
  • Franchise fee $12,500
  • Year Brand Started – 2005
  • Year Franchising Started – 2011
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: Strong College Students
Official site

STRONG COLLEGE STUDENTS® is able to impact its franchise owners’ lives by giving them a valuable tool for impact. Franchise owners can create the success they desire, whether that be financially, professionally, or personally.

30. Bin It

  • Investments $65,650
  • Year Brand Started – 2011
  • Year Franchising Started – 2011
  • Offices – 2

Franchise details: Bin It
Official site

With Bin It, you simply order temporary bins and they are delivered in a convenient stack to your home. The moving boxes from Bin It are made out of sturdy, durable plastic that can store all of your things, from clothes and shoes to toys, makeup, kitchen appliances, dinnerware, and everything in between. When you move into your new space and unpack, Bin It will pick up all the empty bins from your home so you are box and clutter free.

31. Rent-A-Green Box

  • Investments $116,200
  • Franchise fee $20,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2005
  • Year Franchising Started – 2011
  • Offices – 1

Franchise details: Rent-A-Green Box
Official site

Rent-A-Green Box was founded on the simple idea that people should be able to efficiently pack and move their property without trashing our planet. To accomplish this goal we created America's first comprehensive, Zero-Waste pack and move solution made entirely from 100% recycled post consumer trash. Our revolutionary idea has changed the way America packs and moves and gave birth to the Zero-Waste Green Moving Industry.

"The Recopack" Sundance Channel Competition

32. Crowning Touch Senior Moving Services Inc.

  • Investments $323,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1996
  • Year Franchising Started – 2015
  • Offices – 1

Franchise details: Crowning Touch Senior Moving Services Inc.
Official site

After 20 years in business, Linda Balentine is franchising her one-of-a-kind business model and challenging the moving industry in the process. Crowning Touch Senior Moving Services is the only moving company in the U.S. with a consignment shop, auction house and real estate division.

Crowning Touch at the 2015 Franchise Expo

33. Organize Senior Moves

  • Investments $35,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2016
  • Year Franchising Started – 2017
  • Offices – 1

Franchise details: Organize Senior Moves
Official site

The Mission for each franchisee will be to support each client in achieving effortless and stress-free transition to a new home. The mission of the franchise company is to achieve nationwide penetration of the Organize Senior Moves system by selling franchises to qualified individuals who are aligned with the goals and objectives of the Organize Senior Moves Management team, and to lead those franchisees into the future with the appropriate perspective and vision.

Organize Senior Moves visits our Clients

34. Xcelerate Moving

  • Investments $93,100
  • Franchise fee $40,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2011
  • Year Franchising Started – 2018
  • Offices – 1

Franchise details: Xcelerate Moving
Official site

Xcelerate Moving is a full-service moving company that can help facilitate local and long-distance moves. The Franchisor, Xcelerate Franchising, LLC is a New York company dedicated to being the premier name in the moving industry.

35. BungoBox

  • Investments $75,400
  • Franchise fee$25,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2007
  • Year Franchising Started – 2010

Franchise details: BungoBox
Official site

BungoBox franchisees will be operating a green moving business that rents eco-friendly boxes to movers to make moving less costly and easier to manage.
How BungoBox Works

36. Pax

  • Investments $171,400
  • Franchise fee $150,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2008
  • Year Franchising Started – 2017

Franchise details: Pax
Official site

PAX is a fast-growing transportation provider in a market thirsty for consistent experience across different territories. PAX’s unique franchise model is the first in its industry, allowing us to set ultra-competitive rates and spread faster than other business of our size. Hundreds of commercial airports in the US and many more abroad; we are just starting - a huge untapped opportunity for new franchisees.

PAX Franchise

37. FROGBOX

  • Investments $120,000

Franchise details: FROGBOX
Official site

FROGBOX is one of the most innovative, environmentally-friendly and exciting franchise opportunities available. Entrepreneur Magazine listed FROGBOX as one of ten "Hot Startups" for 2010. If you're looking for a first-class business opportunity and you have what it takes to build and grow a business, a FROGBOX Franchise may be for you.

Frogbox Moving Boxes

38. Straight Shot Express

  • Investments $100,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1996

Franchise details: Straight Shot Express
Official site

Before founding Straight Shot Express in 1996, the owners had accumulated over 25 years in the transportation service industry. While working for one of the worlds largest overnight delivery services, they recognized a need for emergency delivery services.

39. Garage Force

  • Investments $117,900
  • Franchise fee $49,500

Franchise details: Garage Force
Official site

Offering a full range of products, Garage Force is a leader in floor coating installation across the country. Our coating systems provide a durable finished floor that is both easy to maintain and adds value to our clients' homes.

40. 1-800-PACKRAT

  • Investments $100,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2003
  • Year Franchising Started – 2005

Franchise details: 1-800-PACKRAT
Official site

1-800-PACK-RAT franchise opportunities offer a rare chance to participate in the revolutionizing of an industry. Applicants are preferred to have current or previous ownership and operating experience of multi-unit service operations in their desired market. Franchising experience is strongly preferred. If you have spoken with PODS and discovered that your preferred PODS market is not available, 1-800-PACK-RAT has desirable markets still open.

41. Black Tie Moving

  • Investments $50,000

Franchise details: Black Tie Moving
Official site

Long-distance and local movers all across the country are looking for professional help every day of the year. It’s a huge industry that earns billions of dollars for moving companies all across the country, and yet, we’ve noticed that the moving industry remains fragmented with thousands of independently owned companies that have no consistent standards of service or customer expectations. At Black Tie Moving, we think customers deserve a more dependable, predictable experience.

42. EkoMovers

  • Investments $ 40,000

Franchise details: EkoMovers
Official site

We recognize the importance of taking care of our world and have made it our goal from the start to help Earth while providing a valuable service to our community. That is what has made us the best local long distance movers available. On top of providing professional moving services, we “give back” to the Earth by planting a tree on behalf of every customer we serve. It’s what we believe in. It’s what we do.

43. Moving U & Junk U

  • Investments $89,000
  • Franchise fee$40,000

Franchise details: Moving U & Junk U
Official site

Have you ever thought about owning your own business? While being extremely exciting, getting started in any business can be overwhelming; I mean where do you even start? That was the exact thought from the MUJU founders.

44. Caring Transitions

  • Investments $58,112

Franchise details: Caring Transitions
Official site

Take control of your future with Caring Transitions, a franchise that can help provide the freedom, income and lifestyle you’ve wanted for yourself and your family.

Caring Transitions Services

45. NEPAT Transport

  • Investments $150,000
  • Franchise fee $30,000

Franchise details: NEPAT Transport

NEPAT, Inc. (Non-Emergency Professional Accessible Transportation) offers the finest most reliable non-emergency transportation services in North Carolina and is now expanding its system of operations in non-emergency accessible transportation services through a franchise network.

46. Velocity Express

  • Investments $200,000

Franchise details: Velocity Express
Official site

TransForce has purchased Stafford, Texas-based Velocity Express and its subsidiaries, which include 80 locations across the US and Western Canada, employing about 2,600 staff and independent contractors. Velocity provides same-day regional delivery services.

47. Moving Solutions

  • Investments $30,000
  • Franchise fee $19,000
  • Year Brand Started – 1996
  • Year Franchising Started – 2005

Franchise details: Moving Solutions
Official site

Move management and customized relocation services for older adults and working professionals. We are not movers. Our services include floor-plan, pack, unpack, sort and disposal of unwanted belongings for sale or clean-out. We resettle the new home. Our founder and president is a nationally recognized leader in the field of downsizing and hoarding.

48. Two Guys and a Truck

  • Investments $107,570
  • Year Brand Started – 1994
  • Year Franchising Started – 2006

Franchise details: Two Guys and a Truck
Official site

Our company uses a single moving team for your move. From the first item packed to the last item delivered, your property will be in the same skilled hands of the same moving team that assured the absolute quality control over the entire moving process.

49. Rent Your Boxes

  • Investments $72,400
  • Franchise fee $19,500
  • Year Brand Started – 2002
  • Year Franchising Started – 2007

Franchise details: Rent Your Boxes
Official site

A Ground Floor Opportunity to Join the Eco-Friendly, Australian Phenomenon that's Preparing to Sweep the U.S. Rent Your Boxes is revolutionizing the moving industry by renting moving boxes, rather than selling them. Customers throughout Australia have embraced our convenient, affordable, environmentally-friendly and efficient services.

50. SPS Moving

  • Investments $102,500
  • Year Brand Started – 1996
  • Year Franchising Started – 2000

Franchise details: SPS Moving
Official site

SPS Moving is a full-service moving van service. Headquartered in North Ft. Myers, Florida, SPS Moving offers service throughout the eastern United States, is bonded, licensed to provide interstate service and insured. The movers can both package and transport personal belongings as well as commercial equipment and fixtures.

51. Box and Freight

  • Investments $64,000
  • Franchise fee $30,000
  • Year Brand Started – 2006
  • Year Franchising Started – 2007

Franchise details: Box and Freight

We sell shipping boxes, packing materials and moving boxes. We're a cross between a warehouse moving supply store and a retail store. We're happy to sell a single box or a few feet of bubble wrap, but we can really save our customers money when they need larger quantities -- like a package deal on 50 or more moving boxes, a full roll of bubble wrap or a bundle of 25 shipping boxes.

52. The Service Source Shipping & Freight Services

  • Investments $41,445

Franchise details: The Service Source Shipping & Freight Services

As a Service Source franchise owner, you will own the right to resell DHL Express services within a set territory that typically has 12,500 businesses. Your target customers generally use FedEx and/or UPS and are usually paying premium prices. As a Selling Partner of DHL Express, The Service Source has negotiated deep discounts with DHL. As a franchisee, you will offer discounted rates resulting in substantial savings to your customers.