What do I Need?

What do I Need? 2017-07-29T10:31:36+00:00

Full storage unitA Guide to What Each Storage Unit Can Hold

We understand that simply offering you 5’x5′ space to store your belongings may not tell you everything you need to know. Storage unit sizes are good to know, but…

Exactly how much stuff will fit in a unit anyway?
Well, we have over 50 different storage unit sizes available, ranging from 25 square feet to 225 square feet.

The chart below includes a sampling of the storage unit sizes at Acorn Self Storage. Use it as a guide to give you a better idea of how your stuff will fit into our storage units.

Storage Unit Size Approximate Storage Space What fits?
5′ x 5′ Small closet
  • 25 square feet
  • small closet or bedroom
  • chest of drawers, chair, clothing
  • office supplies
  • small number of file boxes
5′ x 10′ Large closet
  • 50 square feet
  • large walk-in closet or dorm room
  • couch and chair, chest of drawers
  • seasonal yard equipment
  • bicycles
  • lawn mower/small lawn tractor
  • small business inventory
10′ x 10′ Small average room
  • 100 square feet
  • average size bedroom
  • 1/2 of a 1-car garage
  • furniture from a one-bedroom apartment or home with refrigerator or washer and dryer
10′ x 15′ Good size room
  • 150 square feet
  • furniture for 2-bedroom apartment or small house
  • other small furniture pieces
  • miscellaneous items and boxes
10′ x 20′ Average garage
  • 200 square feet
  • one-car garage
  • furniture from small house or 2-3 bedroom apartment with appliances
  • contractor inventories
15′ x 15′  Average garage plus
  • 225 square feet
  • furnishings for a 3-4 bedroom home with appliances
  • equipment and commercial inventory

Check Storage Unit Availability

Now that you know what size self storage unit is good for your needs, check out the self storage units that are available today or call us 508-481-1144 to reserve your unit right now.