Cardboard can’t stand up against crates

Moving is hard. Why make it even harder with flimsy cardboard boxes? Rentacrate delivers sturdy, sustainable crates to your door.

Rentacrate makes cardboard boxes a thing of the past.

Easy online ordering & checkout
No setup, breakdown, or disposal
Keeps your valuables secure
Stack & roll easily on dollies
Environmentally friendly

Our crates are designed to make your move a little easier

Our crates are designed to make your move a little easier

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"Isn't cardboard more sustainable than plastic though?"

Since the 1960s, we’ve been moving using single-use materials like cardboard boxes. But they actually aren’t biodegradable, and they release toxic chemicals that take a toll on the environment.

  • cardboard boxes are used in the US for moving each year
  • rolls of tape are used in the US for moving each year
  • of cardboard heads to the landfill instead of being recycled

Skip the cardboard. Switch to crates today.

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Add on Supplies

Bubble wrap rolls, mattress bag(s), TV foam pouch, tape

Designed to make your move a little easier

Real numbers for real impact

00 gaWhen you move with Rentacrate, you do your part to help the environment and decrease your overall footprint. Here is how we are doing in making a greener future by the numbers.


Cardboard boxes saved by every crate

700 gallons

Water saved with less cardboard production


Less energy than box production


Less waste than box production


Less emissions than box production

15 yrs

How long our plastic crates are reused until being made into new crates

Why our customers choose crates over cardboard

Frequently Asked Questions

Our customer service team is here to help with every detail. We want you to have all the answers you need before you reach out.
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In order to ensure a safe transaction of the crates for both the delivery and pickup, we require that someone 18 years of age or older sign for both the delivery and pickup. If no one is present on the scheduled day, an additional delivery/pickup fee will be charged.
We keep our crates clean and sanitized between each customer use. Our goal is 100% customer satisfaction, therefore our standard cleaning and disinfecting process for all of our equipment exceeds CDC guidelines. Our equipment has been cleaned and inspected by your local Rentacrate team.
Rentacrate is proud to service clients nationwide based out of our warehouse locations in 13 major markets. If you are based outside of our warehouse locations and are a commercial customer, we still have the means to service you. Our warehouses are located in: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, DC Metro Area, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, NY / NJ Metro Area, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa.
All crate equipment is delivered to your home by our Field Team within a 2- 3 hour delivery window organized by our Move Experts. All packing supplies ship directly to your home from one of our warehouses. Your items may ship separately, and you can expect to receive tracking information for the packing supplies once tracking is available.
Rentacrate has been in the industry since 1991. We have many strong relationships and are happy to recommend a quality mover in some, but not all, of the markets we serve. Contact us now or after placing your crate order at to let us know you are interested in moving.
Rentacrate will deliver to and pickup crates from the ground level of your location at one consolidation point. Due to safety restrictions, our team is not permitted to walk crates up any flights of stairs.
Contact us now at and we can help you add an additional crates or supplies to your order.
One delivery and one pick-up are included in our bundle pricing. If an additional pick-up is needed, you will be charged for the pick-up. Another option is to extend the rental of all equipment. Additional rental charges will apply.