Storage Tips

Whether you need storage because of an upcoming move, deployment, remodel, or just need more space in your home we’re here to help you find the best self storage or mobile storage company in your area that fits your needs. Storing shouldn’t be a difficult experience. Doing your research and choosing the right storage facility can not only make you rest assure that your valuables will be safe but will also save your stress and money! Whether you need storage for five days or five months below are some storage tips to help you choose the right storage unit:

What is self storage?

Self storage is a convenient way to store excess goods. Self storage is rented on a month to month basis. When renting a self storage unit you must take your belongings to the storage facility and unload them into your storage unit. You then lock the unit and hold the key. To read more about self storage click here. To find self storage facilities in your area click here.


What is mobile storage?

Mobile storage is a convenient alternative to self storage. When renting mobile storage a mobile or portable storage container is delivered right to your home or office. You fill the container at your leisure and then call the mobile storage company to pick the container back up and either move it to your new destination or store it at their warehouse. Mobile storage is often used when moving and remodeling. To read more about mobile storage click here. To find a mobile storage company in your area click here.


What is right for me – self storage or mobile storage?

We’ve created an easy way for you to compare the benefits of mobile storage and self storage. Click here to read about the pros and cons and figure out which is right for you.


Help me choose the right size

Choosing the right size storage unit is very important. You don’t want to rent a unit that is too small to fit all of your belongings and you don’t want to rent a unit that is too big or you could be paying more than you need to. If you’re not sure what size of unit you need, use our size estimator to find out. Once you know what size you need, click here to find and compare storage facilities in your area.


So whether you need a storage facility across the nation or are confused about storage sizes following our storage tips will help you choose a storage option in no time. If you have any questions or need help finding a facility in your area simply give us a call at 866-381-7930. We'll be more than happy to assist you in your search to find the perfect self storage or mobile company at the price you’re looking for!