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How much space is too much? Too little? How much stuff do I need to store? Answering these questions can be tough, but should be answered before choosing from a storage unit size. If you don’t get a big enough unit, you'll be left with two huge problems.

  1. You won’t be able to fit everything you need to store.
  2. There won’t be any room to move around in the unit and it'll be nearly impossible to get to things you need.

If you choose a size that is too big, you will be wasting money and paying for space you aren’t using. Selecting the right storage unit in Reno, NV option for your needs can save you money and hassle.

Reno Ample Storage has created a size guide to help you select from the right self storage unit sizes.

self storage unit size 5x5

5’ x 5’

A 5’ x 5’ storage unit is about the size of a closet and is great if you are looking to store a few smaller items. Although it doesn’t appear to be very big, you’d be surprised how much you can fit. This unit is perfect for storing documents that you don’t want in your home or office. Personal and business documents need to be protected from fire and theft, so a secure storage unit is the best place to keep them. Keep all of your documents in one safe and secure place! This unit is also great to store small furniture, a large tool chest, and even a small quad.

self storage unit size 5x10

5’ x 10’

Sitting at about the size of a walk-in closet, a 5’ x 10’ storage unit is also great for small storage. Whether you are looking to store furniture, toys, or boxes, this storage unit size can fulfill all of your needs. This unit is large enough for a queen-size mattress set, couch, chairs, end table, bicycles, or 100 business size boxes. If you are looking for seasonal or overflow storage, this size could be a good fit.

self storage unit size 10x10

10’ x 10’

Looking to store the contents of an average one-bedroom apartment? A 10’ x 10’ self storage unit is perfect for that! This unit can hold all of the usual contents including major appliances, a bed, sofa, and table. Or if you need more document storage, this unit can store over 200 file boxes.

self storage unit size 10x15

10’ x 15’

A 10’ x 15’ storage unit can store the contents of a two-bedroom apartment or a small house. You can easily store kitchen appliances, beds, sofas, and other small pieces of furniture. If you are in between houses and in the process of moving, this self storage unit size might be perfect for you!

self storage unit size 10x20

10’ x 20’

Don’t have enough room in your own garage? A 10’ x 20’ unit is the size of a single car garage and can store the contents of a small house. Use this storage unit to store your appliances, bed sets, yard tools, boxes, and other various items. This self storage unit size is also ideal if you have a car that needs to be stored in a safe, covered place.

self storage unit size 10x30

10’ x 30’

A 10’ x 30’ unit can hold the furnishings of a medium-size house. As one of our larger units, it is popular for customers who are looking to store several larger items. This unit can easily hold your bedroom, bathroom, living room, and kitchen furniture; usually with room to spare. For reference, you could compare it to about the size of a large rental truck.

self storage unit size 10x40

10’ x 40’

This self storage unit size is equivalent to about that of a two-car garage. The only difference between this unit and a two-car garage is the configuration. This unit is like two single car garages, one placed in front of the other. You can store the furnishings of a larger house with ease in this unit. A 10’ x 40’ unit is the perfect size to hold several bed sets, couches, kitchen appliances, and other larger items.

self storage unit size 20x20

20’ x 20’

A 20’ x 20’ storage unit is the same size as a 10’ x 40’, it is just configured differently. This unit looks exactly like a two-car garage and has plenty of space for all of your belongings. If you are looking to store two cars or the contents of a large house, this unit will fit all of your needs.

Reno, NV Self Storage Company

Here at Reno Ample Storage, we know that selecting the right storage in Reno, NV can be difficult so we are glad to help. We have seen many customers choose the wrong size and don’t want that to happen to you. You don’t want to be halfway through unloading the moving truck and realize you are out of space. You also don’t want to be putting the last box in your Reno storage unit and realize how much space is left over. Contact us today and we will help you pick from our variety of self storage unit sizes.


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