Self storage unit size guide offered by Urban Self Storage

What Size Do I Need?

5x5 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Regular Closet


This unit will hold:

Personal items, clothes, boxes, skis, children's toys, small furniture items, business records and sales rep materials.

5x10 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Walk-in Closet


This unit will hold:

Small amounts of furniture, sofas, chairs, chest of drawers, boxspring and mattress, business supplies and records. Plus other small items and boxes.

7.5x10 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Large Closest


This unit will hold:

Small amounts of furniture, sofas, chairs, chest of drawers, boxspring and mattress, business supplies and records. Plus other small items and boxes.

10x10 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Half of a one-car garage


This unit will hold:

One-bedroom apartment with major appliances, other furniture and supplies.

10x12.5 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Half of a one-car garage


This unit will hold:

One-bedroom apartment with major appliances, other furniture and supplies.

10x15 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Two-thirds of a one-car garage


This unit will hold:

A two-bedroom apartment or house, including appliances, boxes and miscellaneous items and commercial storage inventory.

10x20 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Standard one-car garage


This unit will hold:

A three-bedroom house with major appliances, plus lots of boxes. Business storage files and inventory ideal for storage racks.

10x25 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Standard one-car garage


This unit will hold:

A three-bedroom house with major appliances, plus lots of boxes. Business storage files and inventory ideal for storage racks.

10x30 foot self storage unit

Equivalent to: Standard two-car garage


This unit will hold:

A four to five-bedroom house with major appliances and room for boxes. Excellent for business storage of files, equipment and permanant records.