How Much Can You Store in a Self Storage Unit?

At Assured Self Storage our customers are always curious to know what size storage unit they would need to store their household items. Whether you are looking to place a small amount of personal items or store the whole contents of your house, this quick guide will help you determine just how much a storage unit can hold.

How Much Does A 5X5 Storage Unit Hold?

A 5X5 storage unit equates to 25 square feet of space, the size of a hall closet or half bath. The 5X5 storage unit can store up to 35 standard file boxes or hold small household items such as a dresser, chair, bike and a couple of boxes.

How Much Does A 5X10 Storage Unit Hold?

A 5X10 storage unit equates to 50 square feet of space, the size of a walk-in closet. The 5X10 storage unit can store up to 85 standard file boxes or hold the contents of a small room such as a bedroom set, dresser, end tables, and mattress set.

How Much Does A 7.5X10 Storage Unit Hold?

A 7.5X10 storage unit equates to 75 square feet of space, the size of a large walk-in closet. The 7.5X10 storage unit can store up to 150 standard file boxes or hold the contents of a one bedroom apartment. This storage unit is ideal for someone who may need to move out of their dorm or apartment temporarily.

How Much Does A 10X10 Storage Unit Hold?

A 10X10 storage unit equates to 100 square feet of space, the size of an average bedroom. The 10X10 storage unit can store up to 170 standard file boxes or enough room to hold the contents of a one bedroom apartment including appliances and some small household items.

How Much Does A 10X15 Storage Unit Hold?

A 10X15 storage unit equates to 150 square feet of space, the size of a large bedroom. The 10X15 storage unit can store up to 290 standard file boxes or hold the contents from a two bedroom apartment or small house. With the average length of a U.S. vehicle being 13.5 feet long, this storage unit could accommodate a mid sized vehicle.

How Much Does A 10X20 Storage Unit Hold?

The 10X20 storage unit equates to 200 square feet of space, the size of a large one car garage. The 10X20 storage unit can store the household contents, including all major appliances, from a three or four bedroom apartment or home. The unit is big enough to store a full sized car or truck with additional storage for small household items or boxes.

How Much Does A 10X30 Storage Unit Hold?

The 10X30 storage unit equates to 300 square feet of space, the size of a two car garage. The 10X30 storage unit can store up to 580 standard file boxes or hold the contents of a four or five bedroom home. The unit would also be able to hold a full size car, truck or boat while providing enough space for the contents of a small home.

If you need further assistance, our outstanding property managers can help you with any storage questions. With storage facilities in Dallas and across the DFW metro area (including Austin) Assured Self Storage has the storage unit in the perfect location for you!

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