Budget Self Storage

Frequently Asked Questions

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What size storage unit do I need?
This is one of the most common questions we are asked at Budget Self Storage. We have a wide variety of unit sizes to meet your needs. Unit sizes and prices vary by location. Please contact the facility nearest to you for available sizes and prices.Below is a helpful chart to determine the approximate size storage unit you require or check out our handy storage calculator (found under Storage Help).
Unit
Size
Equivalent
Room
What will Fit
5'x5' small walk in closet Items from one room including chest of drawers,small mattress set, several boxes, chairs, desk, file cabinet and small items.
5'x10' walk in closet One bedroom apartment including couch, chair, chest or dresser, mattress plus boxes or small items.
10'x10' regular size bedroom One or two bedroom apartment, including appliances, and several small items such as bags or boxes.
10'x15' large bedroom Two or three bedroom house plus appliances, lawn furniture and many boxes.
10'x20' single car garage Three or four bedroom house plus appliances, lawn furniture and many boxes. This size storage unit is appropriate for storing vehicles or small boats.
10'x30' single car garage Four or five bedroom house plus appliances, lawn furniture and many boxes. This size storage unit is appropriate for storing vehicles or small boats.
How long do I have to sign up for?
We offer month to month rentals, meaning no long term commitments or contracts. We also offer discounts for prepaying 3, 6 or 12 months. If you prepay and do move out early, we prorate your rent/discount and refund you.
When can I access my unit?
Our access and office hours vary by location. Please contact the facility nearest you for full details.
How much notice must be given when I move out?
None. We request you double-check that you have removed your lock and do let us know that you have moved out so we may close your contract.
Do you offer a mover?
Although we don't offer a mover, we do offer discounted use of a moving truck at move-in. Please contact the facility nearest you for full details.
How do I calculate how much storage space to rent?
Our expert managers can assist you in determining the right size. Just give us a brief description of what will be stored and we'll help you determine how much space is needed.
How can I make a payment?
Payments can be processed by mail or in person. You may also arrange to have your payment automatically charged to your credit card or by pre-authorized debit from your bank account. Please ask the manager at your storage location about these features.
Which credit cards do you accept?
We accept Visa, Mastercard, JCB, Diner's Club, Discover and American Express! Please ask about our credit card auto-pay program!
Do you sell Locks, Packing and Moving supplies?
Yes, High quality locks; all sizes of boxes including wardrobes and special picture and china boxes; tape, bubble wrap, and everything else you need for a successful move.
Do you have outdoor storage for boats, RVs and other vehicles?
Some of our locations have space for Boats, RVs, Commercial Vehicles, Trucks and Cars. Please contact the facility nearest to you for full details.
Can I store a car, motorcycle, lawnmower or golf cart in my unit?
Yes, you can store mechanical items in your unit. You must disconnect the battery and remove the fuel. Cardboard must be placed under the item to absorb any oil leakages or spills.