Storage Space Estimator – What size storage space do I need?
We Can Help: Most folks find it difficult to accurately estimate what size self storage unit they need just by looking at the items they need to store. Most tend to overestimate the size of storage they need. Most of all people overlook the vertical height of the storage unit and only consider the horizontal measurements. However, our staff is experienced so let us help.
Or you can use the handy estimator below or much more detailed on line tool.
Handy Estimator for Self Help:
Proper packing and storing can allow many items to be stored in a relatively small place. Listed below is a quick rule-of-thumb reference to help determine the amount of space needed. Remember removing table legs; using cabinet drawers; and using strong stackable boxes greatly helps reduce space needed.
|Unit Size||Sq. Feet||How to Visualize||What Could Fit?|
|5 x 10||50||walk-in closet||1 bedroom|
|8 x 10||80||large walk-in closet||1 bedroom|
|10 x 10||100||small bedroom||1-2 bedroom home/apt|
|10 x 13||130||average bedroom||2 bedroom home/apt|
|10 x 15||150||large bedroom||2-3 bedroom home/apt|
|10 x 20||200||one car garage||3 bedroom home/apt|
|10 x 30||300||extra large garage||2-3 bedroom home/aptplus car or boat|
|15 x 20||300||extra large garage||2-3 bedroom home/aptplus car or boat|
|12 x 30||360||very large deep garage||5 bedroom home/aptplus car or boat|
On-line tool: in City Storage in London Ontario has a detailed calculator tool for you to use: http://citycentrestorage.com/estimate-storage-space.php