Your Self Storage Questions Answered

Find the answers you’re looking for regarding the self storage world.

What is self storage and how does it work?

Renting a storage unit is a great solution to clear up some much-needed space at home or to hold much needed business items. All of our storage facilities offer clean, secure storage solutions at affordable prices.

How much does self storage cost?

Our rates vary between unit sizes and type of storage. For more information about our pricing, check out our rates page.

Please contact us if you have any additional questions about renting a unit.

Are there any items that I am NOT able to store?

Liquids, explosives, flammable liquids, toxic materials, and perishables. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding a specific item.

What is the best way to pack a unit?

Larger and more infrequently used items should go in the back of the unit. Remember to keep a walkway in the center of your unit to more easily access items. Always keep items labeled and a list of items stored, even a photo on the outside of each box will allow you to "see" what's inside.

For other helpful packing and organizing tips, check out our storage tips page.

When can I move in?

If there is a storage space available that meets your specific storage needs, you can move in anytime during normal business hours.

What are some helpful tips for moving into my unit?

We pride ourselves on making things as simple as possible for our customers. For helpful tips on packing and organizing your unit, head on over to our storage tips page.

How much of a notice needs to be given before I move out?

All contracts are month-to-month. However, we do require a 10-day notice before you move out.

Does there have to be someone in the office to access my unit?

No. As long as you are a tenant in good standing, you can access your unit during standard hours. Click here for hours.

What forms of payment do you accept?

Checks, money-orders, VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and cash.

Do you have hand carts and dollies at your facility?

Yes. You are welcome to use our complimentary carts to move in.

Do you sell boxes and storage supplies?

Yes. We sell boxes and various moving supplies in our office.

Do I need to sign a long term lease?

No, we rent on a month-to-month basis unless the customer requests otherwise.

Your Questions, Answered

The friendly staff at DMI Storage has put together a list of answers above to our most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). 

For pricing information, check out our rates

For help selecting the best unit for your needs, check out our handy size guide. We also provide helpful tips for packing and organizing your unit

If you can’t find an answer to your question, contact our storage professionals.

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