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Secure Self-storage Solutions

Looking to stow your things for a few months—or years? Our guide covers everything you need to know, from security features and costs to packing tips and storage options for boats and vehicles.

Secure Self-storage Solutions

Looking to stow your things for a few months—or years? Our guide covers everything you need to know, from security features and costs to packing tips and storage options for boats and vehicles.
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From unit sizes to what you can (and can’t) store in a self-storage unit, we’ll answer all your questions.

Compare your options to find the right storage option for your needs.

Storage fees can add up. We’ll help you keep costs as low as possible.

Want to get the most out of your storage unit? We’ll show you how to pack like a pro.

How does self-storage work?

From pricing to access to auctions, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know about self-storage.

Our top picks for the best secure self-storage companies

We’ve researched 8 storage providers and analyzed more than 2,500 quotes to find the best storage unit companies in the nation. We’ll walk you through the pros and cons of these nationwide self-storage companies so you can find the right option for your things.
Best overall
Low prices
cubesmart
CubeSmart
4 out of 5 stars
4
$160 avg. cost
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    1,350 locations
Wide availability
uhaul
U-Haul
4 out of 5 stars
4
$160 avg. cost
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    2,000+ locations
Customer service
Cheapest storage
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Neighbor.com
3.8 out of 5 stars
3.8
$140 avg.cost
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    2,000+ locations

Compare self-storage options

Our side-by-side comparison will walk you through storage options, policies, customer reviews, average costs, and everything else you need to know to choose a storage company.

Self-storage costs and how to save money

Self-storage costs vary widely by location and storage unit size. We’ll help you know what to expect and how to save.

How to securely pack a storage unit

Save money by learning how to pack your storage unit as efficiently as possible.

Looking for moving resources?

Looking into self-storage while you get ready for a move? We can help with that, too. Learn more about the three basic moving services to determine which option is right for you.
Professional move
They handle it all.

Professional movers load your stuff, ship it to your new home, and unload it all for you. It's the easiest—but most expensive—option.

Containers
You load, they ship.

You load up all your belongings, but the movers transport your container to your new home. It’s the middle road for effort and cost.

Move truck rentals
You do all the work.

Worried about costs? Rent a truck, load it yourself, drive it to your new home, and unload all your things. You do it all—and save a lot.

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