Storage Units in Hamilton, ON | Public Storage Canada (2022)

Our Hamilton Self-Storage Facilities: Key Features

When you’re looking for a Hamilton-area residential or business storage solution near you, whether it’s for short-term or long-term, we’ve got you covered. If you live or work in the city and you want a reliable storage solution for your household, vehicle, or business, Public Storage Hamilton is here to meet all your storage needs. Our facilities come equipped with key amenities and provide you with professional self-storage expertise on site, affordable payment plans, and essential security features.

With plenty of larger-sized units to choose from, both our Hamilton facilities offer maximum capacity and ease of use for your next big move. Situated close to key transport corridors between Toronto and the U.S. border (Hwy 403/QEW), our locations are perfect for commercial storage. Surrounded by all the important amenities that a growing urban community has to offer, we’re a good choice for household storage, too.

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Check out some of our key features:

  • Heated storage solutions to help protect your belongings from seasonal elements
  • Drive-up access and ground-level units for ease and convenience
  • Outdoor parking available for vehicle storage
  • Heavy-duty loading dock allows you to transfer items effortlessly from your truck or tractor-trailer
  • Packing and moving supplies offering a full range of products for an efficient move
  • Month-to-month contracts with various payment options for maximum flexibility

Self-Storage Cost in Hamilton

The cost of storage solutions is based on square footage, location and features. For example, a larger storage unit will cost more than a smaller unit and a unit situated on the outskirts of town is likely to cost less than in the downtown core. Special features like climate control and drive-up access also affect self-storage unit costs.

Our Public Storage units come in a variety of sizes to meet all of your storage needs. With regular monthly rates starting at $75for small units, $147for medium units, and $417for large units, depending on where you rent in the city, there is an assortment of price points to suit your self-storage budget. Visit one of our Hamilton facilities to discover a storage solution that’s just right for you!

Which Storage Unit Size Do You Need?

The size of your storage unit depends on what you are storing and how much you have:

  • 5’x5’ (25 sq feet) is about the size of a closet. Choose this storage size if you need to store small items like boxes, a small mattress, children’s toys, books or other small items.
  • 5’x10’ (50 sq feet) is ideal for storing the contents of a small one-bedroom or studio apartment such as a sofa, mattress set, end tables and several boxes.
  • 10’x’10’ (100 sq feet) gives you enough storage space for a one- or two-bedroom apartment, including many boxes, a large mattress, appliances, a dining room set and living room furniture.
  • 10’x’15’ (150 sq feet) provides space for the furnishings from a two- or three-bedroom apartment, including many boxes, mattress sets, living room furniture, dining set, patio furniture, many boxes or a vehicle or small boat.
  • 10’x20’ (200 sq feet) is ideal for storing the contents of a three- or four-bedroom apartment or house, including many boxes, bedroom furniture sets, appliances, home office, living room and dining room, or a car or small boat.
  • 10’x25’ (250 sq feet) gives you enough storage space for the contents of a three or four-bedroom house with a family room or furnished basement, including bedroom furniture sets, living room and dining room, appliances, many boxes and/or a car or small boat.
  • 10’x30’ (300 sq feet) is our largest storage unit size and offers you enough space for the contents of a four or five-bedroom house, including many boxes, multiple furniture sets, patio furniture, family room or furnished basement, all major home appliances, and a vehicle or small boat.

Not sure exactly how much storage you need? Use our handy storage calculator to figure out which unit size is best for you. Learn more about our unit sizes in the self-storage unit size guide.

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Do You Need a Heated Facility?

Not sure whether you need heated units or climate-control for your stored items in Hamilton? Just answer these simple questions to find out:

Do you live in an area that experiences freezing temperatures?

Hamilton winters can be cold! Although they rarely dip to the same lows as Prairie provinces, the average winter temperatures in Hamilton, Ontario are still cold enough to cause damage to temperature-sensitive belongings. That’s why Public Storage Hamilton protects your precious goods with heated units specially designed to withstand harsh Canadian winters.

Are your belongings susceptible to cold temperatures?

If you are storing important goods like records, vintage items, artwork, electronics or more, you’ll want to protect your belongings from the elements – and that includes cold Hamilton winter temperatures. Take a look at this list of sensitive items:

  • Antiques or vintage items, especially wood furniture
  • Artwork and collectibles
  • Furniture and goods made of leather, metal, wood, fabric, or upholstery
  • Electronics and media (such as flat screen TVs, laptops and computers, CDs and DVDs)
  • Photographs
  • Musical instruments
  • Vinyl records

How long will you be storing your items?

If you will be storing your items between the months of November to April or for more than a year, your belongings will be exposed to seasonal winter cold. In this case, we recommend a heated storage solution to protect your belongings from freezing temperatures.

Our Hamilton location at 175 Hess St N offersheated storage units to protect your cold-sensitive items. Learn more about our heated storage options by visiting our temperature-controlled storage page.

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Student Storage in Hamilton

With McMaster University, Mohawk College, and Redeemer University all located in its municipality, Hamilton is a student city.

But when summer rolls around and class is out, students need somewhere to store their belongings – that’s where we can help. Public Storage provides the perfect student storage options to keep your belongings both safe and readily accessible over the summer months – like our popular 5’ x 5’ unit, perfect for storing the contents of a dorm room, including boxes, small appliances, electronics, and a twin mattress.

Learn more about how to safely store your academic belongings with our student dorm room storage guide.

Vehicle Storage Solutions in Hamilton

When you’re looking to store your vehicle, we have the perfect Hamilton car storage solution for you.

With our complete size range of drive-up access units, along with outdoor parking at our 30 Burford Rd location, Public Storage Hamilton can secure your full-size vehicle, as well as smaller seasonal vehicles like trailers, motorcycles, snowmobiles, or ATVs until you’re ready to hit the road again next summer. Reserve your spot today!

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Special Self-Storage Promotions in Hamilton

Whether you’re storing your items for a month or many years, you deserve the best value for your self-storage solution. At Public Storage, we help you stretch your dollar over both the short and long-term with special promotions and prepay discounts that enable you get the most value from your storage solution.

Take a look at our amazing promotions, like paying just $1 for your first month’s rent, getting 50% off on your first 3 months, or one free month when you prepay for one year. Simply check out our current promotions for all the great deals happening right now.

Self Storage Safety

No matter how long you plan to store, your items deserve the utmost protection. Public Storage Hamilton is fully equipped with modern security features like 24-hour surveillance, alarmed units, and gated access. You can rest easy, knowing that your valuable possessions are safe and in good hands around the clock.

  • 24/hour electronic surveillance gives you peace of mind
  • Use your exclusive PIN code to access the security gate
  • Your storage unit alarm is active at all times when you are not accessing the unit

Get the perfect storage solution that you can rely on at our Hamilton locations. Call toll-free or reserve online to get started! Still have questions about storage? Check out our handy FAQ page for more info!

FAQs

How many boxes fit in a 5x5 storage? ›

Since the size of a 5x5 storage unit is similar to that of a small walk-in closet, approximately 5 to 8 boxes can fit inside, depending on the size of your boxes. Remember that many of our units come with ceilings up to 8 feet tall. Stacking your boxes and belongings can help maximize your available space.

Do you need a credit card for storage? ›

Do I need a credit card to reserve a storage unit? Not at all. You can reserve a storage unit online, in person, or by telephone, with just your first and last name, and a contact phone number.

Does storage units affect your credit? ›

Do storage units go on your credit? Failure to pay your storage unit bill can negatively affect your credit score. It's one reason we recommend comparing storage quotes to find the cheapest self-storage options.

Will a couch fit in a 5x10 storage unit? ›

What Fits in a 5x10 Storage unit? With the capability to hold the contents of a mid-sized bedroom (including boxes), some items that can fit in a 5×10 unit include: Queen and king-size mattress, dresser, couch, refrigerator, motorcycle. Learn more about 5x10 storage units.

Will a washer and dryer fit in a 5x5 storage unit? ›

Can you fit a washer and dryer in a 5x5 storage unit? Yes, you can fit a washer and dryer in a 5x5 storage unit.

Can I fit a full size mattress is a 5x5 storage unit? ›

A 5x5 storage unit is the size of an average closet and can typically fit items such as a twin or full mattress set, a desk and several medium cardboard boxes.

Can you fit a queen mattress in a 5x5 storage unit? ›

Can I Fit a Queen Mattress in a 5×5 Storage Unit? Technically, yes. A queen mattress is 60 in wide and so is a 5×5 unit. If the storage unit has 8 ft ceilings (which is common), there would be room for the 80 in length of a queen mattress when stood on end.

What size storage unit do I need for sofa? ›

Medium Self-Storage Units

Choose a medium-sized storage unit when you have the contents of one to two rooms to store. These units fit mattress sets, sofas, dressers, desks, bookcases, a washer and dryer, refrigerator, patio furniture, boxes and other miscellaneous items.

How do you pay for storage? ›

Buy storage via the Google Drive app
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Drive app . If you don't have it, download the Google Drive app.
  2. On the top left, tap Menu. Settings.
  3. Tap Upgrade Storage.
  4. Scroll down and choose a different storage plan. ...
  5. Choose your payment type and tap Subscribe.

Can a business photocopy my credit card? ›

VISA guidelines state: A merchant must not require a cardholder to provide any supplementary cardholder information as a condition of honoring the card including photocopying the card, unless it is required or permitted elsewhere in the US Regional Operating Regulations.

What are some methods of payment? ›

Payment Options
  • Cash.
  • Checks.
  • Debit cards.
  • Credit cards.
  • Mobile payments.
  • Electronic bank transfers.

What happens to my stuff in storage if I don't pay? ›

Your Storage Unit Will Go Into Default

To put it simply, this is the maximum amount of days that you can go without paying rent before things start to get real. It's usually about 30 days. Once you're in default, you'll be locked out of the property and out of your unit.

What happens when you leave something at a storage unit? ›

If you leave items in your storage unit after moving out or stopping payment, please contact the facility manager to retrieve your belongings. If you do not remove your items, the storage unit will eventually go to auction. The length of time for past-due accounts to be placed in auction varies by state law.

Can you work out of a storage unit? ›

But remember, unless you rent an office, retail or commercial space specifically, you're not allowed to work or conduct business inside a storage unit. Units that are not permitted for occupancy and business activity are usually limited to storage and order fulfillment only.

What is the most popular storage unit size? ›

Most Popular Average Sized Storage Unit

The most popular size storage unit is the 10×10 storage unit. This self-storage unit is roughly the size of a single bedroom or guest room. With 100 square feet of personal storage space, you can fit the contents of two bedrooms in this size storage unit.

What does a 5x5 storage room look like? ›

That's 200 cubic feet of space. It's. The perfect size for storing boxes. Small furniture such as

What can fit in a 8x10 storage unit? ›

8'x10' Storage Unit

Can hold items from a one to two rooms such as a refrigerator, washer/dryer, patio furniture, many boxes, and miscellaneous items.

What can a 10x10 storage unit hold? ›

10′ x 10′ storage units are about half the size of a one-vehicle garage and can accommodate the contents of approximately three average-sized rooms or two large bedrooms. These units are 10 feet wide by 10 feet long, measuring out to 100 square feet, and providing you with 800 cubic feet of packing space.

How do I know what size storage unit I need? ›

Multiply the length and width of your belongings. If they make a pile that's 5 x 5 feet, you'd need a storage unit with at least 25 square feet (Extra Space Storage has excellent 5 x 5 storage units).

What can a 5x8 storage unit hold? ›

How Big is a 5x8 Storage Unit? In a 5×8 storage unit, some things you can fit are a queen-sized bed, a TV, a dresser, and several small and medium-sized boxes.

What size storage should I get for a 2 bedroom house? ›

10x10 Unit (100 sq. ft.): Ideal for storing the contents of a 2 bedroom space. Perfect for holding an entertainment center, king-size mattresses, larger appliances, dining room, furniture, and other various items you'd find in a 2 bedroom space. 10x15 Unit (150 sq.

How do you pack a 10x20 storage unit? ›

Before you start loading items into your storage units line the outer walls first and pack from back

How much storage do I need for a 2 bedroom house? ›

A 10'x10' (100 sq. ft.) storage unit is great for a 2 bedroom house. It's ideal for items from two bedrooms (mattresses sets, dressers, nightstands) and an entire family room (sofa, chairs, coffee table, book shelves).

How big is a 4x4 storage unit? ›

4x4 storage unit

The 4×4 storage unit is about the size of a small closet or half a bathroom. You can fit a Chest of drawers, a desk, mattress set, several boxes and or other items you can typically fit inside of a small hallway closet.

What is the difference between a storage locker and a storage unit? ›

Similar to a storage unit, a storage locker is an enclosed space that can be rented for personal or business storage needs—but storage lockers are smaller. Storage locker sizes often do not exceed 4×5 (or 20 square feet).

What size storage do I need for a 3 bedroom house? ›

What size storage do I need for a 3 bedroom house? A self storage unit somewhere between 120 and 150 sq ft should hold the contents of a 3 bedroom house.

Can you fit a washer and dryer in a 5x10 storage unit? ›

The 5x10 storage unit is great for storing garage items such as lawn equipment, sporting equipment, small furniture, holiday decorations, or lots of boxes. Unused large appliances such as your washer and dryer can also be stored in 5x10 storage until you need them.

How much can a 10 by 15 storage unit hold? ›

The ceiling height of a 10x15 storage unit can vary by location due to the unique dimensions of each self storage building. Many units have 8-foot ceilings, providing up to 1,200 cubic feet of storage space for your possessions.

What size storage do I need for a washer and dryer? ›

A 10 x 20 storage unit will fit large appliances like a washer, dryer, and refrigerator, and all the contents of a medium-sized house.

How many boxes will fit in a storage unit? ›

If you're only storing boxes, a 5x10 self storage unit can fit up to 20 large boxes with room to spare. When stored with furniture or appliances, you may want to use a variety of small, medium and large boxes to make the most of the space you have.

Can you fit a queen mattress in a 5x5 storage unit? ›

Can I Fit a Queen Mattress in a 5×5 Storage Unit? Technically, yes. A queen mattress is 60 in wide and so is a 5×5 unit. If the storage unit has 8 ft ceilings (which is common), there would be room for the 80 in length of a queen mattress when stood on end.

What size is 5x5? ›

If you're finding that your squeeze for storage space and could use a little extra room in your home

What fits in a 5x8 storage unit? ›

In a 5×8 storage unit, some things you can fit are a queen-sized bed, a TV, a dresser, and several small and medium-sized boxes.

Can you fit a washer and dryer in a 5x10 storage unit? ›

The 5x10 storage unit is great for storing garage items such as lawn equipment, sporting equipment, small furniture, holiday decorations, or lots of boxes. Unused large appliances such as your washer and dryer can also be stored in 5x10 storage until you need them.

What can fit in a 8x10 storage unit? ›

8'x10' Storage Unit

Can hold items from a one to two rooms such as a refrigerator, washer/dryer, patio furniture, many boxes, and miscellaneous items.

What can a 10x10 storage unit hold? ›

10′ x 10′ storage units are about half the size of a one-vehicle garage and can accommodate the contents of approximately three average-sized rooms or two large bedrooms. These units are 10 feet wide by 10 feet long, measuring out to 100 square feet, and providing you with 800 cubic feet of packing space.

What size storage unit do I need for sofa? ›

Medium Self-Storage Units

Choose a medium-sized storage unit when you have the contents of one to two rooms to store. These units fit mattress sets, sofas, dressers, desks, bookcases, a washer and dryer, refrigerator, patio furniture, boxes and other miscellaneous items.

How do I know what size storage unit I need? ›

Multiply the length and width of your belongings. If they make a pile that's 5 x 5 feet, you'd need a storage unit with at least 25 square feet (Extra Space Storage has excellent 5 x 5 storage units).

How much storage do I need for a 2 bedroom house? ›

A 10'x10' (100 sq. ft.) storage unit is great for a 2 bedroom house. It's ideal for items from two bedrooms (mattresses sets, dressers, nightstands) and an entire family room (sofa, chairs, coffee table, book shelves).

What fits in a 4x5 storage unit? ›

A 4x5 storage unit is roughly the size of a small broom closet and has about 8.5 feet of headroom. It can accommodate several boxes, seasonal items such as decorations and lights, off-season clothing, toys, sports equipment, books, records, lamps, suitcases and more.

How do you pack a 10x20 storage unit? ›

Before you start loading items into your storage units line the outer walls first and pack from back

How big is a 4x4 storage unit? ›

4x4 storage unit

The 4×4 storage unit is about the size of a small closet or half a bathroom. You can fit a Chest of drawers, a desk, mattress set, several boxes and or other items you can typically fit inside of a small hallway closet.

What can fit in a 5x7 storage unit? ›

5' x 7.5' Storage Capacity

Our 5' x 7.5' self storage units can fit the contents of a small walk-in closet. It can accommodate several small to medium size boxes, a bicycle, small furniture, and in some instances, appliances.

What is the difference between 5x10 and 10x5? ›

5x10 Unit (50 sq. ft.): Ideal for storing the contents of a studio apartment, including a number of boxes, kitchen appliances, small mattress set, chairs, or even a motorcycle. 10x5 Unit (50 sq. ft.): Identical to a 5x10 unit just with a wider door and shallower storage-depth.

How big is a 8x8 storage unit? ›

Our 8×8 Storage Unit, approximately 64 square feet, is a comparable, wider upgrade from the 7×10 unit. The 8×8 extra space allows for all kinds of storage options. Pack away a lot of your household items and personal belongings, wide furniture, moving boxes, etc.

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