How much space do I need?
One of the secrets of using self storage is to store your items in the smallest possible space you can, making the most of all of the space in the unit.
But what’s the right size for you? To help you make your decision easier, here are a few examples of what can be stored in each unit size:
- 1 cubic metre
A locker for storing books, computers or other valuables: a safe, clean and easily accessible locker.
- 1 square metre
The size of a shower cubicle. Suitable for storing a washing machine and 5 boxes.
- 2 square metres
Can be used to store a single mattress, an armchair and a chest of drawers, sports equipment or up to 30 boxes.
- 5 square metres
Ideal for storing the contents of a large studio or office. It can be used to store a double bed, wardrobe, bedside tables, kitchen table, chairs, TV and 10-15 boxes.
- 10 square metres
The same size as a standard single garage. In this box, you can safely store the items of a three or four roomed apartment, including outdoor furniture, bicycles and sports equipment.
- 15 square metres
Perfect for storing extra company stock or bulky objects in the house, such as beds, sofas, tables, TV, piano.
- 25 square metres
Great for storing the contents of a large office or a six room apartment including items such as refrigerators, washing machines, large sofas, dining table and chairs, garden furniture.
- 50 square metres
Ideal for companies looking for a warehouse to store goods and equipment.