Before you make a decision about your self storage don’t just compare prices – also compare the features on offer…

Here are some of the features and services that could make a real difference to your overall cost of self storage:

  • Fixed prices – remember some facilities can bump up the price after only 4 weeks
  • Minimum Rental periods
  • Storage Unit Size – check the height/volume not just the square footage of the floor area
  • Collection and Delivery Services
  • Discounts on Van Hire
  • Security Level – such as CCTV, Card-controlled access etc
  • Ease of Access – what are the opening hours?


Fixed Prices Min. Rental Period Collection/
Delivery Service
Van Hire
Security Opening Hours Yes – fixed for 1 year 4 weeks Yes** Yes CCTV, Card entry 24/7 some sites
Space Station No – 28 days notice
for increases
4 weeks Yes No CCTV, Card entry 8.30am – 6pm
Big Box Storage No – 28 days notice
for increases
4 weeks Yes** Yes** CCTV, Card entry 8am – 6pm
Magenta Yes – Fixed for 6 months** 4 weeks No No CCTV, Card entry 6am – 11pm
Harrogate Storage Solutions Yes 4 weeks Yes** No CCTV, Electric Gates,
Secure Personal Pin Code
24 hours
365 days a year

Details correct as of June 2021.

** Conditions may apply