Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is STL Rent A Box a moving company?
A: No, STL Rent A Box will deliver your boxes to your current address and you pack and move. After your move, STL Rent A Box will pick-up your empty boxes from your new location!

Q: What areas does STL Rent A Box service?

A: We cover all of St. Louis County, all of St. Louis City, most of St. Charles County, Northern Jefferson County, and parts of Illinois. Both drop-off and pick-up locations have to be within our service area.
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Q: Is there a delivery and pick-up fee?
A: We deliver straight to your door and pick up from your new location for FREE!

Q: What size are the STL Rent A Boxes?
A: The boxes are 27″L x 17″W x 12″H

Q: How will I know if STL Rent A Box received my order?
A: You will receive an email confirmation after your order has been placed. Also, the day prior to delivery /pick-up, we will call you to confirm times and location. All Monday deliveries and pick-ups will be confirmed the Friday before.

Q: What method of payment does STL Rent A Box accept?
A: We accept all major credit cards. Payment must be made prior to delivery.

Q: How long do I get to keep the boxes?
A: Our standard rental period is based on the amount of boxes rented. Take a look at our product page for our low extended rental costs.

Q: Can I keep the boxes longer if I needed to?
A: For sure! Just call STL Rent A Box at 314-837-RENT or email us at, at least 24 hours prior to pick-up. Take a look at our product page for our low extended rental costs.

Q: What happens if I realize in the middle of packing I need more boxes?
A: No problem! It’s as simple as calling STL Rent A Box at 314-837-RENT, and placing another order. Any order that is less than 15 boxes will have a $30 delivery fee in addition to an individual box charge of $3.49 each. Any extra boxes delivered, will be picked up at the same time and location of your original order.

Q: Do I have to be home to receive / release the boxes?
A: Yes, STL Rent A Box does require someone over the age of 18 to receive and/or release your order. Your order will be confirmed and signature will be required.

Q: What is the cancellation policy?
A: We understand things happen, especially when it comes to moving. Either call STL Rent A Box at 314-837-RENT, or email us at at least 24 hours prior to your delivery, to receive a full refund.

Q: Why don’t I just find free cardboard boxes?
A: That is an option, however, we make it simple and organized! You just place your order on-line or by phone and we guarantee clean, bug-free, strong boxes! They easily stack, lock, and are tape free. After your move, we pick up all the boxes and equipment! You are done with nothing to dispose of! In addition, our boxes are Earth-friendly while cardboard will take years to decompose in our landfills.

Q: How can you help STL Rent A Box?
A: Please tell your friends and family about STL Rent A Box and together we can reduce our carbon footprint one move at a time!