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Size Guide: 5×5 Storage Unit

Trying to decide which storage unit size is right for your needs?

Choosing a storage unit can feel stressful, as you may not be sure how much stuff can fit in each unit size. Though many customers often view small 5×5 units as too limiting, this small-sized storage unit can actually prove to be an excellent amount of space for certain scenarios.

In this article, we guide you through what a 5×5 storage unit can hold, what the dimensions of a unit generally are, and what pricing you can expect for this unit size.

Keep reading to discover why Creekside Storage may be the perfect option for you! 

How Big is a 5×5 Storage Unit?

A 5×5 storage unit is 5 feet in width by 5 feet in depth. As for the height of a 5×5 unit, this can vary from one storage facility to the next — though most are at least 8 feet tall. 

This type of storage unit is almost always considered a “small” storage unit and is designed to be highly convenient and affordable for customers with minimal storage needs. 

How Much Can You Fit in a 5×5 Storage Unit?

The best way to describe a 5×5 unit is as a large closet. It is best used for personal storage to help declutter your home, though it can also be great for small moves. 

Items that can be stored in a 5×5 storage unit include:

  • Seasonal storage items 
  • Holiday decorations
  • Sporting equipment
  • Small furniture items
  • Clothing

While it is up to you to make the most of the space available to you, a 5×5 storage unit can usually fit between 5 to 8 moving boxes comfortably. Ideally, a 5×5 storage unit should be used to hold the contents of a single room, such as a bedroom or dorm room. 

What is the Price of a 5×5 Storage Unit? 

The price of a 5×5 storage unit is highly dependent on the storage facility, current demand, and amenities provided. For example, a facility that offers climate-controlled units and advanced security features will often be more expensive than a facility without such features. 

In general, you can expect to pay between $30 to $50 per month for a 5×5 storage unit.

Final Thoughts: Rent Your 5×5 Unit with Creekside Storage Today

At Creekside Storage, we are committed to providing our customers with the optimally-sized storage units for their needs. With five locations in Sevierville, Seymour, Harriman, Morristown, and Maryville, Creekside Storage is your premier storage provider in eastern and central Tennessee. 

Creekside Storage offers many great and affordable amenities, including:

  • Online payments 
  • Digital surveillance
  • 24-hour drive-up access
  • Security gates and cameras
  • Short and long-term rentals

If you need further help choosing a unit, check out our Storage Size Guide while you’re here. We strive to offer exceptional customer service and our team is ready to help you decide which unit is right for you.

You can easily rent a unit with Creekside Storage online, or call (865) 205-8320 for more information.