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7 Things to think about when you rent storage.

Here are some important things to consider before renting a unit!  

1) When Can I Access My Storage Unit?

At Self Stor, you will have extended access hours that allow you to finish any of your tasks. Our Etobicoke location even offers 24-HR access to select units. You can access your items throughout the week from 6 am to 10 pm. Self Stor always offers convenience and ease.  

2) Who Can Access My Storage Unit?

Every unit comes with exclusive access for you! By using multiple levels of security, Self Stor ensures that only those who are meant to have access have it. This means you are the only person with the key to the storage. Anyone else who wants to access the facility will have to get permission and the key from you. Only you can grant access to the unit!  

3) When Can I Vacate My Storage? 

Self Stor operates on a monthly schedule, meaning your end date is on the same day you moved in. Your local Self Stor manager can walk you through the process and explain how to move out without losing any days! 

4) What Can I Store?

The simple answer – just about anything! Safety regulations prohibit the storage of some dangerous items like gas, firearms, or harsh chemicals. Food is also forbidden to protect your items and the site.  

5) Is It Possible to Run My Business From The Storage Unit?

Self Stor encourages businesses to use the units as warehouse space. If you would like to know if you can operate your business from your unit, talk to your local manager – they have the answers.

6) How Do I Know What Size I Need?

Self Stor has crafted an interactive size guide to help you! Visit, or click “Storage Size Guide” on!  

7) How Do I Go About Renting a Storage Unit?

You can rent a unit in 1001 ways! Online at, through our Livechat, even right through your Google searches! Self Stor offers the latest in connectivity for everyone! The easiest way to contact Self Stor is by phone – dial 1-833-523-0453! If you’re looking for quality and reliable storage units in Ontario, Self Stor has you covered!

Self Stor Guelph


Self Stor Storage Guelph’s facility is easily accessible from all parts of Guelph and Kitchener, with close proximity to the University and local businesses, featuring storage unit sizes from 5×5 to 20×30. Self Stor Storage Guelph offers a wide range of mini storage options, including heated units, as well as traditional drive-up units. This range of products allows Self Stor Storage Guelph to be the self storage provider with the units that will fit everyone’s needs. Fantastic options for business and commercial storage!

595 Elmira Road North
Guelph, N1K 1G5, Ontario

Self Stor North York

North York

If you’re looking for trustworthy self storage provider that offers extensive protection of your valuables, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Self Stor North York, you can leave your precious items in our secure storage lockers with confidence. Knowing that it will be safe and secured in our Toronto East Facility located in North York. Self Stor Storage North York offers a wide range of mini storage options, including heated units, climate controlled units, as well as traditional drive-up units or standard units. Fantastic options for business and commercial storage! Services East York, Scarborough, Toronto, Leaside, and North York.

150 Bermondsey Road
North York, M4A 1Y1, Ontario

Self Storage Units in Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill

If you’re moving to a new home around the Richmond Hill area, consider keeping some of your valuables at our Self Stor Storage Richmond Hill facility as we can help lessen the stress and hassle of moving. Self Stor Storage Richmond Hill is a self storage provider with more than a storage space for you. Self Stor Storage Richmond Hill offers a wide range of mini storage options, including heated units, and climate controlled opening September 12th 2022.

25 Newkirk Road
Richmond Hill, L4C 3G4, Ontario

Self Stor Etobicoke


At Self Stor Storage Etobicoke, you will find comprehensive services for the secure safekeeping of your possessions. Our clients’ valuables are secured with our state-of-the-art video surveillance 24/7. Self Stor Storage Etobicoke self storage provider that is conveniently accessible from Downtown Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, and Etobicoke. Self Stor Storage Etobicoke offers a wide range of mini storage options, including heated units, climate controlled units, secure storage lockers, as well as traditional drive-up units or standard units. Fantastic options for business and commercial storage!

55 Kelfield St
Etobicoke, M9W 5A3, Ontario

Contact your local Self Stor today!

A storage unit is a solution to a lot of your business needs.

Check out some of our key features:

  • Drive-up Drive-up access allows for ultimate convenience
  • Climate-controlled units let you store with comfort
  • 24-HR units are available
  • Online account management gives you the control
  • Airport lockers allows you to store your luggage for your next flight
  • Packing and moving supplies allow you to tackle any move
  • Individually alarmed units for enhanced security
  • Extended access to storage units, including holidays
  • Live chat customer service allows you to get the answers you need
  • Month-to-month contracts with flexible payment options
  • State-of-the-art lighting to be easy on the environment
  • Self storage provider, your needs will be met

If you do not have a storage unit, visit and book yours today!

For help on what size storage unit you will need, check out our helpful size guide:

Talk to your local Self Stor manager by dialing 1-833-523-0453, they are available to reserve units or answer any questions.

About Justin Morgan

Justin Morgan is a York University alumnus and began his Self Stor journey in 2015, earning a deep understanding of the qualities of self-storage and what made Self Stor special. Justin is now applying his unique talent as a Marketing Manager and content creator to bring storage to life! Follow his latest content on Instagram by subscribing to @selfstor!


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