Security Storage Co Of Washington


Security Storage Co. Of Washington was founded in 1890, and is one of the oldest moving and storage companies in the United States, and quite likely the only such company to have its beginnings in a financial institution. When the company was founded in Washington, D.C., the surrounding Maryland and Virginia counties were mostly quiet farmland but today they are occupied by dynamic neighborhoods and thriving business centers, and by millions of people with complex moving and storage needs. In 2001 the company opened its newest, state of the art, 130,000 square foot storage and logistics facility near Dulles Airport. It is the most technologically advanced facility of its kind in America today.
At Security University, operations employees gets trained in a mock up of a typical "home" that is set up within the training center as a hands-on classroom. In a comprehensive United Van Lines Quality Training Program, employees learn how to pack, load and unpack household goods for moving, storage and export. Before the companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s drivers start working, they have to qualify for a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) and attend mandatory driving skills and safety classes.
In fact, the preparations for a successful move arenÂâ€Ã¢„¢t that different regardless of distance. It takes the same careful planning, packing and handling to safely transport and deliver the belongings. Security has a track record of protecting customersÂâ€Ã¢„¢ goods for over 100 years. The company has an ability to provide individualized service, attending to all sorts of special situations and needs. Company also offers coverage for personal property and goods being shipped abroad, while overseas and while in storage. All furniture, placing everything in specially designed shipping containers that are locked, sealed and transported to the marine or air carriers.
A member of Security's multilingual staff helps to plan and manage every detail of move, determining the most secure and economical air or sea route, while also providing U.S. Customs forms and other relevant documents.
The companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s commitment to its service without compromise remains unchanged as the standards to which other companies aspire.