What can you fit in a storage unit? Len's size guide

A corridor of a storage facility with several storage units side-by-side.

The constant struggle of not having enough space never ceases. Whether you’ve just started university, welcomed a new bundle of joy to your home or expanded your business, we could all do with a little bit of extra space in our lives. 

At Len’s Self Storage, we have a huge variety of storage units that are designed to suit any and all of your needs. If you’re not sure what size unit will be the best fit for your belongings, here’s what you can comfortably fit in each of our storage units. 

10 sq ft locker 

Our 10 sq ft locker is the ideal storage solution for students. With enough room to store the contents of a small car boot, this size unit is perfect for students who need to declutter their rooms during the year or store a few items over the holiday break, such as: 

  • Desk lamp 
  • Microwave 
  • Suitcase 
  • One or two boxes 

25 sq ft locker 

If you’re a second or third-year student then odds are you have more than a few boxes to store. The 25 sq ft unit provides that extra bit of space for small furniture and appliances that need to be safely stored over the long holiday breaks. This size unit can hold: 

  • Several boxes and suitcases 
  • Side tables and desk lamps
  • Small household appliances
  • Sports gear 

25 sq ft unit 

The 20 sq ft unit is a convenient storage solution for homeowners that are renovating or on-the-move students. Measuring 9 ft high, you can easily store furniture and other large items, such as: 

  • Medium-sized appliances 
  • Bicycles 
  • Dressers 
  • Mattress 
  • Several boxes 

35 sq ft unit 

The 35 sq ft unit can easily fit the contents of a 1-bedroom flat, making it the perfect storage solution when moving house, renovating or even starting a small business. This size unit has come in handy for businesses and homeowners who need to store items like: 

  • Furniture sets
  • Household appliances 
  • TV screens and computer monitors 
  • Office desks and filing cabinets 
  • A small amount of stock 

50 sq ft unit 

The 50 sq ft unit is the ideal storage space for a large 1-bedroom flat or small office. Whether you need to store household furniture during a move or over the holiday, or simply need extra space at home, this size unit is the perfect second home for your goods. You can store a number of items in this unit, including: 

  • A double bed 
  • Living room furniture 
  • Larger household appliances 
  • Garage tools 
  • Sports and gym equipment 
  • Business stock and equipment 

75 sq ft unit 

If you are expecting a new addition to the family or want to expand your business, the 75 sq ft unit gives you the extra room you’re missing. With enough space to fit the contents of a small 2-bedroom house or one Luton van load, there is plenty of room to safely store the following items: 

  • Large living room furniture 
  • A few large appliances 
  • Garage tools and equipment
  • King-size mattress 
  • Business stock and equipment 

100 sq ft unit 

The 100 sq ft unit is a popular option for businesses or homeowners who need to safely store a number of large items. This sizable unit can comfortably hold the contents of a three-bedroom house, allowing you to easily store items like:  

  • Bulky furniture and appliances 
  • Sports gear and equipment 
  • Business stock 
  • Dozens of large boxes 
  • Palletised goods 
  • Large amounts of merchandise 

150 sq ft unit 

As our largest unit, this size offers growing businesses or large families the perfect amount of extra space. Whether renovating your home or safely storing large quantities of stock, this size unit can safely store all of your items, including: 

  • Office desks and furniture
  • Bulky equipment and machinery 
  • Palletised stock 
  • Large boxes 
  • Multiple beds and dressers 
  • Gym equipment 

At Len’s Self Storage, we offer affordable storage solutions for all your household and business needs. With secure storage facilities in Edinburgh and Glasgow, you can safely store all of your valuable items nearby and easily access them 7-days a week. Get a quick quote today and get the extra space you not only need, but deserve.