Self-Storage Size Guide

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The search for the perfect self-storage unit has never been easier. The first question you'll probably ask yourself is "what size storage unit do I need to fit all my stuff?". Don't worry, we're here to help you answer that question. Below are popular storage unit sizes and what items can be stored in them. 

5' x 5' Storage Unit

A 5' x 5' self-storage unit is perfect for those renting a 4' x 8' or 5' x 8' trailer. Think of this space as an extra closet. If you're storing the following items, or similar, moving into this unit size will be a breeze. Maybe you are just looking to store seasonal items and clear the clutter from your home. The 5' x' 5' storage space does the trick.

  • Twin-sized mattress
  • Seasonal clothing
  • Books
  • Bicycles
  • Business records or files
  • Business merchandise and inventory
  • Boxes



5' x 10' Storage Unit

A 5' x 10' self-storage unit is perfect if you're renting a 10' moving truck. If you have a studio apartment or a one bedroom, this unit size should be just the thing you need. 

  • All the items from a 5' x 5' storage unit
  • Queen-sized mattress
  • Major appliances
  • Furniture
  • Business merchandise and inventory
 

10' x 10' Storage Unit

A 10' x 10' self-storage unit is ideal for those looking to clear space in a two bedroom home. If you're moving and renting a 17' truck this space will fulfill your storage needs. This unit is good to hold:

  •  All the items from a 5' x 10' self-storage unit
  • Two bedrooms
  • King-sized mattress



10' x 15' Storage Unit

A 10' x 15' self-storage unit is helpful to those that rent a 20' moving truck. This personal storage unit is great for those moving a three bedroom home. Fit all your major appliances, furniture, and clothing in one place. This unit can be used to store the following items, among others:

  • All the items from a 10' x 10' self-storage unit
  • Three bedrooms
  • King-size mattress





10' x 20' Storage Unit

A 10' x 20' self-storage unit is essential to those that rent a 26' moving truck. Take advantage of personal storage that is ideal for a four bedroom home or larger. Breathe a sigh of relief knowing your items will fit nicely into a 10' x 20' storage unit. This unit can be used to store the following items, among others:

  • All the items from a 10' x 15' self-storage unit
  • Four bedrooms

Now that you're familiar with the popular unit sizes, you are ready to search for your perfect self-storage unit.