Why Use Self Storage?

Published on 5/11/2022

More and more self storage facilities are appearing. Have you ever wondered why and whether or not you should considering renting a self storage unit? Read below to find out why self storage is getting more popular.


Some items are handy around the house and great to have for home projects but they can pose a safety threat at the home, especially when you have kids or animals. A self storage unit can help you keep those items in a safe place and helps you reduce possible accident around the house.

Less Clutter

Sometimes we just have too much stuff and don’t have the space to store it. If you’re tired of the clutter in your house, renting a storage unit can be a good solution. 


Did you know that a lot of times self storage facilities can offer more security than homes? Some storage facilities can provide good security such as fencing, locks, gated entry, exterior lightening and insight management. If you have some very valuable things in your house you want secure, storing it in a self-storage facility might be the way to do it.

Large Items

Do you have large items like boats, cars, expertise equipment, canoes that you don’t have room for in your garage or driveway? A self storage facility might be your answer. It can keep your car protected from bad weather and be the perfect solution for you.
When you are renting a self storage unit, make sure to know what size you may need and compare the prices in your area to make sure you are getting the best deal possible. Watch out for hidden fees when a price seems too good to be true. 

When you are ready to rent, come check out Upstate Palmetto Mini Storage so we can help you store your belongings.