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March 27, 2014

ezStorage is excited to share a collection of new “How-To” videos to answer many of your self storage questions.   The brief videos were created with our customers in mind to help explain a variety of topics particularly for those customers who have never rented a self storage unit or for those customers who have never experienced the ezStorage difference. ezStorage Informational Services Videos The “How-To” videos are located under the Resources tab of our website and  with topics including Gate, Building and Unit Access, Making an Online Reservation, Paying Online, Packing Tips and a variety of other helpful topics to make the self storage process ez!. What Can Fit in a Certain Storage Unit Size? Sometimes it’s difficult to visualize what you can store in a particular size unit.  In fact, “what size storage unit do I need” is the most asked question we get.  The Resource tab and the Available Units tab for each of our locations provides a video of each popular unit size which helps you visualize just what items can be packed in a particular unit size.  Our goal is to save you money by renting the unit size that fits your need. Find out all about the convenience of storing your personal and business items at the 45 Baltimore, Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. area ezStorage locations by watching the videos on the ezStorage video resources page.

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What size home are you storing?

1 Bedroom Apartment

2 Bedroom Apartment

2-3 Bedroom House

4+ Bedroom House

Single Dorm Room

Studio Apartment

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!