Storage FAQ

Get answers to frequently asked questions about personal and business storage

What is Self Storage?

Self storage is the term applied to secure storage facilities that offer do-it-yourself storage space for members of the public and businesses. In essence it’s your own tailored secure space away from home or the business.

There are a number of reasons to use self storage, whether for domestic or commercial use, our storage facilities offer a flexible solution to storing various household or business items. Some of our customers have used self storage for storing items during a house move, unused sports and gym equipment, office furniture and much much more.

Our self storage units are most often used to provide medium to long term storage solutions, but they can also be used to store items for less than a week.

The costs can vary between operating companies, but costs are largely dependent on the size of storage unit required and the length of time you plan to use the facilities.

You can store most items, however UK Self Storage facilities operate under British law and as such it is illegal to store objects such as firearms, illegal substances (drugs, explosives), dangerous weapons or anything that is illegal or that could be harmful to public health. Also, we do not store food or other perishable items.

Yes. Your storage unit is protected by your own padlock and only you retain the keys.

Yes. This will provide cover against loss or damage to your goods during the period of storage. Most operators do not cover loss or damage to your goods and it is unlikely that your home contents insurance will either. If your goods are worth storing, they should be insured! Ask about our insurance packages when you book.

The average unit size is roughly 80 sq feet. Any items bigger than this cannot be stored with us.

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01562 540 530 or 01684 210 530

What is self storage?

Self Storage Units for personal and business use.

If You Need The Space, We’ve Got The Place!