One of the most difficult decisions you will have to make upon choosing a storage facility is the amount of space that you are actually going to need. With facilities on offer that range from as small as the size of a box to a closet, garage or even a warehouse, you may be overwhelmed by the sheer number of choices on offer.
If you select a storage facility that turns out to be too small for your needs, you will not be able to fit all the items that you need to into it. On the other hand, if you choose a storage facility that turns out to be larger than you actually require, you will end up wasting money paying for space that you just do not need.
The best place to go for advice is a storage facility company. Talk to several in order to get their views and ensure that you are receiving the most accurate and best advice. It is in the storage companies’ interests as much as yours to make sure that you hire storage space that is suited to your needs, and the great majority of storage providers will be experienced enough to give you an accurate assessment of what will fit it into various spaces and factor in additional issues such as the amount of space that will be required for aisles and general accessibility.
Many storage providers will already have systems in place, such as estimators and calculators, that will help you to make a decision about the amount of space you will need to hire.