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Effective Storage Space Guide for Edmonton Clients

First time renting a storage unit? Are you unsure if all your items will fit into the space you are looking to rent? Don’t fret! We can help you understand how to utilize the storage space available in our units. On Site Storage provides secure self-storage solutions to clients in Edmonton and surrounding areas. If you are looking for a safe and dependable facility for your belongings, we are the ideal choice. 

Use the information below to assess the space we have in our units. You can plan your storage needs accordingly, and even transfer to a larger or smaller unit, at any time with no penalty or fees. All our units have indoor heating, and entry points to the facility are under constant surveillance. You can even rent a space to set up a small office if required. Call us for storage unit size information, availability and pricing.

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Storage Room Guide

Use this handy guide to estimate the unit size you will need.


  • 5’ X 5’ unit (approximately 25 sq. ft.) 
    Comparable to a small half bathroom, this unit can house several boxes and other small items. 
    Starting from $65/month. 

  • 5’ X 10’ unit (approximately 50 sq. ft.) 
    Comparable to a walk-in closet, this unit can accommodate couches, chairs and a chest of drawers. 
    Starting from $105/month. 

  • Tire storage
    Store 4 tires easily. 
    Available at $50/6 months or $10/month. 

  • Office rentals
    Starting at $299/month. Contact us for more details.

Choosing the Right Storage Unit Size

Selecting the appropriate storage unit size is crucial to ensure you make the most of your storage space without overpaying for unnecessary room. Here are some guidelines to help you determine the right unit size for your needs:

  • 5’ X 5’ Unit (Approximately 25 sq. ft.)
    Comparable to a small half bathroom.
    Ideal for storing several boxes, seasonal decorations, or small household items.
    Starting from just $65 per month, this budget-friendly option is perfect for those needing minimal storage.


  • 5’ X 10’ Unit (Approximately 50 sq. ft.)
    Similar in size to a walk-in closet.
    Suitable for furniture like couches, chairs, and a chest of drawers, along with additional boxes.
    Starting at $105 per month, this unit offers more space for your belongings.


  • Tire Storage
    Securely store up to four tires.
    Available at $50 for six months or $10 per month, it's an affordable solution to keep your spare tires safe and out of the way.


  • Office Rentals
    If you require office space, we offer rentals starting at just $299 per month. Contact us to discuss your office rental needs and to learn more about our flexible options.
    Remember that our units are equipped with indoor heating and constant surveillance for added security. You can also easily transition to a larger or smaller unit at any time with no penalties or fees, ensuring that you always have the storage space that best suits your requirements.

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Packing Tips for Efficient Storage

Efficient packing not only maximizes your storage space but also keeps your belongings organized and protected. Here are some tips to help you make the most of your storage unit:


  • Use Uniform Boxes: Opt for sturdy, uniform-sized boxes for easy stacking and efficient use of space.

  • Label Everything: Clearly label your boxes on all sides to quickly identify their contents.

  • Create Aisles: Leave narrow walkways between items for easy access.

  • Stack Vertically: Place heavier items at the bottom and lighter ones on top to prevent crushing.

  • Disassemble Furniture: If possible, disassemble furniture to save space.

  • Protect Furniture: Cover furniture and mattresses with protective materials to prevent dust and damage.

  • Utilize Shelving: Consider adding shelving units to keep smaller items organized and create more storage space.

  • Climate-Controlled Units: For sensitive items, choose a climate-controlled unit to maintain a stable environment..

Convenient and Secure Storage in Edmonton

On Site Storage is committed to providing convenient and secure storage solutions to clients in Edmonton and the surrounding areas. Our units are equipped with indoor heating, and our facility is under constant surveillance to ensure the safety of your belongings. Whether you need a small storage unit for personal items or an office space for your business, we have flexible options to meet your needs. Contact us today for more information on storage unit sizes, availability, and pricing. We're here to help you find the perfect storage solution.

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