Self Storage Size Calculator


The Self Storage Size Calculator is a convenient tool for individuals seeking the ideal storage unit size for their belongings. By inputting the number of items and their average size, users can discover the recommended storage unit size, ensuring a suitable space for their self-storage requirements.


The calculator utilizes the total space needed, calculated by multiplying the number of items by their average size. Based on common storage unit sizes, the calculator then recommends an appropriate unit size to accommodate the user's belongings.

How to Use

  1. Number of Items: Enter the total number of items you need to store.
  2. Average Item Size (cubic feet): Enter the average size of each item in cubic feet.
  3. Click the "Calculate" button to obtain the recommended storage unit size.


Suppose you have 50 items, and the average size of each item is 2 cubic feet. Input these values into the calculator to find the recommended storage unit size that best suits your storage needs.


  1. Q: How accurate is the recommended storage unit size?
    • A: The calculator provides a general recommendation based on common unit sizes. It's advisable to assess your belongings and storage needs for a more accurate decision.
  2. Q: Can I use this calculator for business storage needs?
    • A: Yes, the calculator can be used for both personal and business storage requirements.
  3. Q: What do the recommended unit sizes like "5x5" or "10x10" mean?
    • A: These sizes represent the dimensions of storage units in feet. For example, "5x5" means a unit that is 5 feet wide and 5 feet deep.
  4. Q: Are there additional factors to consider when choosing a storage unit?
    • A: Yes, factors such as climate control, accessibility, and security should also be considered when selecting a storage unit.
  5. Q: Can I store oversized items in the recommended unit sizes?
    • A: For oversized items, consider larger unit sizes or inquire with the storage facility about specialized storage options.


The Self Storage Size Calculator simplifies the process of selecting the right storage unit size. By inputting the number of items and their average size, users can confidently choose a storage unit that accommodates their belongings, ensuring a seamless self-storage experience.

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