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How to Choose the Right Storage Space for Your Move

When you’re planning a move, you must sort through your belongings and decide whether they’ll be making the trip to your new home. And if you’re downsizing, the best option may be to rent a storage space for some of…

Tips for Choosing a Storage Space

You’re moving or downsizing and you know you’re going to need to rent a storage space. Regardless of where you live, the chances are good that you have several choices. If you’ve never rented a storage space before, you may…

Containers Vs Self-Storage Units

The arrival of storage pods has radically changed the notion of self-storage.  While there are benefits to using mobile units, there are many instances where a traditional self-storage unit is better. How Mobile Containers Works The commercials have been running…

10 x 20 Storage Unit: Perfect for 3 or 4 bedroom home

Whether you’re preparing for a military deployment or taking an extended trip, you might need to store some or all of your belongings in a safe and secure location while you’re away. For many people, the ideal size is our…

Staging Your Home May Require a Storage Unit

The housing market is on an uptick across much of the country and you may be considering selling your home. The first thing your real estate agent is going to tell you is that staging your home will make it…

Creative Book Storage

If you’re a bibliophile you could spend countless hours browsing through Pinterest and blogs to see all the creative and beautiful ways people have devised for displaying their personal library. While that’s one way to pass an afternoon, odds are…

Tips for Student Storage

The average dorm room has only 228 square feet of living space. That’s not much, and incoming students have to fit everything they need into it – and often while sharing with at least one other person. That means that…

Wine Storage Tips - Video

A video showing tips for wine storage. Storing wine can be a tricky business – white wine, red wine, sparkling wine – what conditions are best for each type? Find out more in this nice video. How to Store Wine:…

Traveling to Fontana This Summer? Visit Their Community Site

The city of Fontana, located in Southern California’s San Bernardino County, is a wonderful place to live or visit. We know because Fontana is the site of one of our facilities for storage. Fontana has a lot to offer residents…

Renting a Storage Unit: Getting the Size Right

When you decide to rent a storage unit, the first question you need to ask is how much storage space you need for your belongings. Even when you know what you need to store, it can be difficult to correctly…

Spring Clean Your Storage Unit

When you’ve finished with spring cleaning at your home, you may have some momentum going and wonder what to do with it. Don’t forget that your storage unit could likely use a good cleaning too! Read on if you’re ready…

Businesses Win with Self-Storage

There are over 50,000 self-storage facilities in the US alone and the 2.5 billion square feet of available storage space is increasingly taken up not by families but by businesses. If that fact surprises you, ask yourself this question: Does…

Organization and Storage Tips for Contractors

Working as a contractor is challenging. You need to be able to keep track of everything, from the people on your crew to subcontractors, and from work schedules to equipment. It’s a bit like a juggling act, requiring you to…

Keeping Your Attic Safe for Storage

What’s the point of having an attic if you can’t use it for storage? It’s a good question, and yet it’s common for homeowners to struggle with maintaining a safe temperature in the attic. If it gets too hot or…

Customer Testimonial Interview - Storage West is All About Community

The first thing that struck me was the kindness of the management team that was in here. And I see it was followed by other good people, like Paula and Howard. And we’ve all become good friends. It’s not just…

Cold Food Storage: Organizing Your Fridge & Freezer

Experts estimate that around 40% of food in the United States is wasted. While much of that is generated by the food and restaurant industries, another chunk of it is generated by households like yours. How often do you go…

How to Organize and Find Things in Your Storage Unit

Renting a storage unit is one of the best ways to make up for living somewhere with little storage space or transitioning from one living situation to another. However, there are some challenges involved with packing your belongings into a…

Video: The Stability of Storage West – Over 40 years

In this video, Don Willis talks about Storage West’s over 40 years in the industry. We have been in the industry since 1978. We pride ourselves in providing satisfactory service to our community of renters. We continue to proudly serve…

Storage West Opens New Self-Storage Facility in Surprise, AZ

We consider our Storage West facilities to be communities. Each one has a dedicated team of employees who are there to ensure that you feel safe and confident leaving your valued belongings with us. That’s why we’re happy to announce…

Ideas for Hidden Storage

Having hidden or secret storage areas in your home is a good idea if you live in a small space. It’s also a good idea for those who just don’t like visible shelves and cabinets and are seeking a sleeker,…

Recycled Storage Containers - Video

Here is a video showing some ideas for recycled storage containers:

Car Collection Storage Options

Collecting cars is a passion for some people. They might only be able to drive one at a time, but their love for automobiles means that they want to own several of their favorites. However, storing them can be a…

Tips for Wine Storage

Are you a wine connoisseur? Have you just started to collect wine? Either way, you might be wondering if you are taking the proper precautions when you store wine to drink later. Proper wine storage is a must. If the…

Craft Room Storage

One thing home design blogs and magazines are good at is giving readers major room envy. Do you have a craft room? Then you’ve no doubt seen many shelving units and systems designed to organize every kind of crafting supply…

Minimalist Storage Ideas

When you live in a small space, you must make every square inch count. And naturally, you want any storage solutions you buy to have simple lines. That way they won’t clutter up your space visually. We have the solution.…

Customer Testimonial Interview - Storage West Makes Things Easy

I have really enjoyed it. Kevin and Laura are fantastic, pretty much serve all my needs. When things arrive to the storage unit, they get them for me. They actually place them in my storage unit. Always friendly, always in…

Need More Storage? Here Are Some Inexpensive Ways to Create Space

One of the top complaints of homeowners and renters alike is that they don’t have enough storage space where they live. When you live in a small space, it is especially important to make the most of what you have.…

What Is Climate Controlled Self-Storage?

Whether you’re downsizing and moving to a smaller place or just need some extra storage space, you may be considering renting a spot in a self-storage facility to keep some of your belongings. If that’s the case, you might have…

How Much Can You Fit in a 5’ by 5’ Storage Unit?

One of the most common questions we get is, “How much storage space should I rent?” It’s a good question – and a tricky one for most non-professionals to answer. Why? Because most people use their living space quite differently than…

Yardi Matrix Self Storage Report 2019 - San Diego leads the way in rates

Yardi Matrix has released its April 2019 Self Storage Report.  Data shows a small decline in development and rates Nationally.  San Diego leads the way in 10X10 units  with rates holding strong and increasing.   You can download the full report…
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