What Size Self-Storage Unit Do You Need?

Published on 4/23/2023

What size self-storage unit do you need?

Whether you’re looking to declutter, store your belongings while you move, or park your motorcycle during the offseason, or store your car, p/u truck. ATVs, UTVs, or snowmobile, there is a perfect size unit for you.

From small, 5×8 storage units to massive ones, such as a 14×24, there is a storage unit that’s just the right size to fit your needs.

If you’re more of the visual sort, head over to our size guide to see what you can fit in each unit. Otherwise, read on for answers to our storage unit sizing frequently asked questions.


What size self-storage unit is good for college students, extra home goods, and businesses?

Corinna Maine Self Storage

5’ x 10’  |  5’ x 8’ storage unit (40-50 square feet) 

About the size of a mid-size bedroom, a 5’x10’ self-storage unit is perfect for storing an entire bedroom/dorm room, office, or studio apartment.

These size units also are perfect for those looking to remodel a room or office. They provide the space you need to keep your belongings safe during construction or move!

We are moving into a new house and out of our one or two-bedroom apartment? What size will fit all my stuff?

Corinna Maine Self Storage

10’ x 10’ storage unit (100 square feet)

This 100 square foot unit should hold all your items! It is ideal for storing an entire living room and two full bedrooms. This size unit holds larger mattresses, an entertainment center, bigger appliances like washers and dryers, dining room furniture, and all the goods from your two-bedroom home or apartment.

What size self-storage unit do I need for three-bedrooms or a full house?

Corinna Maine Self Storage

10’ x 15’ storage unit (150 square feet)

The 10’x 15’  storage unit can typically store the contents of three bedrooms. This space is also ideal for larger items like televisions, pianos, couches, or tables. The 10’ x 20’ unit can store up to five bedrooms worth of stuff and larger items like washers, dryers and refrigerators.

Corinna Maine Self Storage

10’ x 20’ storage unit (200 square feet)  

If you’re in-between homes or renovating and looking to fit furniture from a larger house that includes a family room, kitchen, and dining room and the entire contents of your bedrooms, consider opting for a larger size self-storage unit.

Corinna Maine Self Storage

14’ x 24’ storage unit (336 square feet)

Now this is some serious storage! With a whopping 300 square feet of space, this size self-storage unit is ideal for a five-to-seven-bedroom house, easily storing entertainment centers, refrigerators, beds, couches, and more!

Four Seasons Adventure Trail--Trailside Indoor Storage

Travel the Four Seasons Adventure Trail?  What sized units are available for storing my

 ATV | UTV | Side-Side | Snowmobile?   

9’ x 22 ft. unit (198 square feet)

10’ x 15 ft, unit (150 square feet)

 All of these units are in our new site—Trailside which is directly on the Four Seasons Adventure Trail that runs between Newport and Dover-Foxcroft.

You can fit multiple vehicles and all your gear. Coming from out of state?  Leave your toyhauler @ 10 miles per gallon at home and save tons of cash getting 20 miles per gallon. Enjoy the convenience of on trail access and storage. The building features indoor secure storage with key pad entry and video camera protection.

What next?

Once you know what size you need, don’t base your decision to go with a nearby self-storage facility on price alone. Find a reputable option that is nearby for storing and accessing your belongings when you need them. Look for the following amenities:

·         Climate protected units

·         Drive-up access for easy loading and unloading

·         24/7 video surveillance

·         Extended access hours

·         Clean and well-lit

Still not sure what size unit you need?  

 Go to our web site for additional information. We offer the convenience of contactless self storage.   

We are conveniently located in Corinna, ME, just 5 miles west of the I95 Newport exit off Route 7(Moosehead Trail_


Corinna Maine Self Storage