You can use these guidelines to estimate the size of storage unit you’ll need. If you’re still unsure, bring us a list of what you intend to store and we’ll recommend a space that’s just the right size.

UNIT SIZE
(APPROX)
COST PER MONTH (INC. GST) HOW TO VISUALISE WHAT WILL FIT

CLIMATE

REGULAR

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APPROX SCALE
(m) nom

TEN x 30
27 m2 or 95m3
N/A $450 Super- large garage

Large boat and trailer, or small truck, or furnishings from a large home, including a car.

  • High ceilings
  • Large doors

3.0 x 9.0
TEN x 25 23.5m2 or 80m3 N/A $375 Large garage or a 40 foot shipping container

Furnishings from a large home with appliances, or a car, or small truck or boat and trailer.

  • High ceilings
  • Large doors
3.0 x 7.5
TEN x 18 16.0m2 or 58m3 $375 $312
Standard one-car garage Furnishings from a three to four bedroom house with appliances, or a car or small truck.
3.0 x 5.4
TEN x 15 14m2 or 35m3 $339 $258 Large bedroom or a 20 foot shipping container Furnishings from an average-sized three bedroom apartment or house, with appliances, plus cartons and small items. 3.0 x 4.5
TEN x 10 9.3m2 or 24m3 $294 $225 Average sized bedroom Furnishings from a two bedroom apartment or house, including appliances, plus boxes and small items.
3.0 x 3.0
FIVE x 15 7m2 or 18m3 $240 $180 Large walk-in closet Furnishings from a one bedroom apartment, plus boxes and small items.
1.5 x 4.5
FIVE x 10 4.7m2 or 12m3 $159 $138 Walk-in closet A couch, chair, chest of drawers, mattress and base, boxes and small items.
1.5 x 3.0
FIVE x 5 2.3m2 or 6m3 $96 $87 Large hall closet Small furniture, a chest of drawers, several boxes and small items.
1.5 x 1.5
LOCKER .75m3 N/A $ 36 Washing machine Two or three suitcases or several boxes and small items.
0.9 x 0.9