U-Haul Offering 30 Days of Free Storage and U-Box Pods for Moving and Storage to Texas Tornado and Storm Victims
DALLAS, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The U-Haul Companies of Dallas, North Texas, Central Texas, Fort Worth and Storage Centers of Dallas/Ft. Worth are offering 30 days of free storage and U-Box pods for moving and storage to residents of Texas who have been affected by these recent, severe tornadoes.
With the U-Box pod you can conveniently pick up our custom-designed trailer and take your U-Box pod with you. We can also store the U-Box pod in our secure warehouse or even pick up and deliver them to a location of your choice.
In addition to the 30-days-free self-storage assistance being offered, people who need boxes can take advantage of the U-Haul Take a Box, Leave a Box Program. The program enables customers to return their reusable boxes and allows others to take them as needed FREE. U-Haul encourages anyone who has any type of reusable box to drop it off at the nearest U-Haul location and allow another family to reuse the box, free of charge, instead of throwing the reusable box into the recycling bin.
Families needing more information about the 30-days-free self-storage assistance program should contact one of the following U-Haul regional offices.
U-Haul Company of Dallas
12215 Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway
Garland, TX 75041
U-Haul Company of North Texas
4101 West Plano Parkway
Plano, TX 75093
U-Haul Company of Central Texas
920 MacArthur Boulevard
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
U-Haul Company of Fort Worth
3017 Alta Mesa Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76133
U-Haul Storage Centers of Dallas
9929 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75220
"These severe tornadoes swept across Fort Worth, Mid-Cities, Dallas, and throughout Northern Texas causing massive amounts of damage in the communities we serve throughout our state" said Garner Carey, U-Haul Area District Vice President. "I hope this effort will help provide assistance to families that need support. We will do our best to help our friends and neighbors in this time of need."
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