R&R self storage of Jasper storage unit guide

Typical Storage Unit Sizes:

  • 5x5: Small hall closet or half bath sized (Will not fit a queen or king sized mattress)
  • 5x10: Walk in closet sized
  • 10x10: One or two bedroom apartment furnishings
  • 10x15: This unit is the size of a large bedroom and can hold conetnts of a 20 foot moving vehicle
  • 10x20: This unit is the size of a one car garage and hold the contents of a 20 foot moving vehicle (can hold a car)
  • 10x24: This unit can hold the contents of a 26 foot moving vehicle

When you’re looking to store your belongings, it can be difficult to know exactly what size storage unit you need. To make sure you get the best storage solution for your items, it’s important to choose the right size storage unit. Fortunately, with a few simple steps, you can figure out which storage unit is the right size for you.

First: Take an inventory of the items you will be storing at R&R Self Storage of Jasper. You can make a simple list or have a vision board with a storage unit packing plan to maximize the storage potential for the unit you choose. Using the photos of your stuff will help you dictate where large or oddly shaped furnishings or pieces will be placed in the unit. Don't need something for a while? PUT IT IN THE BACK! This is the PERFECT OPPORTUNITY to declutter as well! Blog post HERE about how and when to declutter.

Second: How many boxes are you going to need? Will you use totes with lids that are easily stackable? Count up your boxes and prepare a game plan for the best use of the storage space.

Third: Use our handy SELF STORAGE SIZE GUIDE to find your perfect R&R Self Storage of Jasper storage unit!

Helpful tips:
  1. Pack items that you will not need in the BACK. Typically your larger furniture pieces, dressers, mattresses, overflow items, decor, seasonal items should be placed in the back of the storage unit to allow for the front area to be used to store items you may need to gain access to.
  2. Utilize your awesome stacking capabilities! Most of the units at R&R Self Storage of Jasper boast high pitched roofs allowing for lots of stackable storage inside.
  3. Don't forget to pack things into drawers, wardrobes, cabinets - wherever there is extra space - under pieces of furniture - you will be surprised at how much actually fits into your storage unit.
  4. Break down any furniture pieces that you can.

R&R Self Storage of Jasper - Size Calculator

Bed, King Size
approximately 70 cubic feet
Bed, Double Size
approximately 55 cubic feet
Bed, Single
approximately 40 cubic feet
Bed, Bunk (set of 2)
approximately 70 cubic feet
Dresser, Chest of Drawers
approximately 30 cubic feet
Cedar Chest
approximately 15 cubic feet
Ironing Board
approximately 10 cubic feet
Side Tables
approximately 10 cubic feet
Wardrobe Boxes (30 hangers)
approximately 10 cubic feet
approximately 10 cubic feet

Size Suggestion

To receive a size suggestion, select the items you wish to store.