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Being a college student can be difficult. Stress runs hot with final exams, budgeting and the constant struggle to find space for your belongings during the summer break. Struggle no more with self-storage guides tailored for the college life.

Dorm Room Organization Tips for the School Year

Universities and colleges in the Baltimore, Washington D.C. and Maryland areas are heading back to school and moving into their dorm rooms for the upcoming semester. One of the biggest challenges for college students living in a dorm is adjusting to a very small space with one or more roommates.

5 Helpful Moving into Dorm Tips for University of Maryland Students

Are you planning on moving to a University of Maryland dorm room at the end of the summer? Transitioning from high school to college can feel intimidating and it’s normal to feel uncertain of what’s ahead. But we’re here to help. Read this blog to find helpful tips for moving into University of Maryland dorm rooms!

Morgan State University College Student Storage Tips for the Summer

The school year is winding down for college students everywhere. At Morgan State University, college students are starting to make summer plans and prepare for upcoming finals. While packing and moving home for the summer can be a lot of work, we’re here to offer time saving tips that can help! Keep reading this blog to find 5 helpful student storage tips.

“Store & Win”: ezStorage’s 2019 College Sweepstakes

ezStorage is once again excited to announce, “Store and Win”, our annual college student storage sweepstakes. Beginning April 1, 2019 and running through June 30, 2019, when you qualify and rent under our college promotion, you are entered to win one of our 25 Yeti gift packs!

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5x5 locker

5' x 5' (25 sq ft) (Locker)

Half the height of our standard 5' x 5', our lockers will hold personal items, clothes boxes, business records and sale rep materials. This is our smallest storage unit. Available at most locations.

5x5 unit size

5' x 5' Storage Unit (25 Sq. Ft.) (standard closet size)

How big is a 5x5? A 5x5 will hold personal items, clothes, boxes, small furniture items, business records and sales rep materials.

5x10 unit size

5' x 10' Storage Units (50 Sq. Ft.) (walk-in closet size)

Will hold small amounts of furniture, boxspring and mattress, business records and other small items.

10x10 unit size

10' x 10' Storage Units (100 Sq. Ft.) (standard bedroom size)

Will hold a 1 bedroom apartment w/major appliances, other furniture and supplies.

10x15 unit size

10' x 15' Storage Unit (150 Sq. Ft.) (1/2 standard one-car garage size)

What will fit in a 10x15? This size storage-unit will hold contents of a 2 bedroom apartment or house including appliances and boxes, or commercial storage inventory.

10x20 unit size

10' x 20' Storage Unit (200 Sq. Ft.) (standard one-car garage size)

Will hold contents of a 3 bedroom apartment or house plus major appliances and lots of boxes. Business storage, ideal for storage racks.

10x30 unit size

10' x 30' Storage Unit (300 Sq. Ft.) (standard two-car garage size)

Will hold contents of a 4 to 5 bedroom house with major appliances and room for boxes. Business storage for files, equipment and permanent records.

Renting Online is Simple

  1. Select the storage unit size you’re interested in.
  2. Click on “Rent Now” and follow the steps.
  3. Select the autopay option.
  4. Once completed, you will receive an email with your storage unit number and access code.
  5. To reduce person-to-person contact, don’t forget to bring your own lock. Don’t already have a lock? No problem you can stop by the rental office to buy one on your first visit!