Sizing Your Self Storage Options

Use this simple guide to help you estimate how much space you will need, but don't worry if you're not sure - simply click here and one of our trained staff will be pleased to help.

Unit size


Contents guide

25 sq ft

Quarter of a
standard garage.

30 medium boxes.


35 sq ft

Third of a
standard garage.

transit van

25 - 30 medium boxes plus dining table and 6 chairs.


50 sq ft

Half a standard
garage or studio flat.

transit van

20 medium boxes, a fridge-freezer, microwave; a 2-seater sofa; a double bed.


75 sq ft

1 bedroom flat.

luton van

20-25 medium boxes, a washing machine, a fridge-freezer, table and four chairs; a wall cabinet, a 2-seater sofa and armchair, a double bed, bedside cabinet and chest of drawers, plus TV and home entertainment system.


125 - 150sq ft

2/3 bedroom house.


40 medium boxes; a washing machine, a fridge-freezer, dishwasher and microwave; 3-seater and 2-seater sofas; 1 double bed plus 2 singles, 4 bedside cabinets, 4 chests of drawers, 1 double and 2 single wardrobes; a table with 6 chairs; TV and home entertainment system, and coffee table; plus garden furniture/equipment.



Vehicle Contents Storage Guide


Approximate unit size

Transit Van

35 - 50 sq ft

Luton Van

100 sq ft

7.5 Tonne 20ft

135 - 150 sq ft


These guidelines are approximate. Unit height and cubic capacity may vary, and we encourage you to view units beforehand.

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