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The Storage Unit Size Guide is a general guide to approximate capacities of common sized self storage units. Penn Valley Mini Storage provides this guide as a service to our customers and offers some different and other size units not listed in this guide. 

Storage Unit Size Guide

5 x 5 Storage Area

Unit Size:

5x5 (25 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Hall closet or half bathroom

What Will Fit?

Small furniture: a chest of drawers, several boxes and a bicycle OR 35 Standard File Boxes

5 x 10 Storage Area

Unit Size:

5x10 (50 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Walk-in closet

What Will Fit?

A couch, chair, chest of drawers, mattress set, boxes and small items OR 85 Standard File Boxes

7 1/2 x 10 Storage Area

Unit Size:

7 1/2x10 (75 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Large walk-in closet

What Will Fit?

The furnishings of a one-bedroom apartment: Desk, patio furniture, washer/dryer stacked, boxes, and miscellaneous items or about 150 file boxes.

10 x 10 Storage Area

Unit Size:

10x10 (100 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Average size bedroom

What Will Fit?

Standard furnishings from a one bedroom apartment with a refrigerator or washer and dryer, plus boxes and small items OR 170 Standard File Boxes

10 x 15 Storage Area

Unit Size:

10x15 (150 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Large bedroom

What Will Fit?

Furnishings from a two bedroom apartment or small house without major appliances, plus cartons and small items OR 290 Standard File Boxes

10 x 20 Storage Area

Unit Size:

10x20 (200 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Large one car garage

What Will Fit?

Furnishings from a three or four bedroom apartment/house with major appliances or can hold a car or truck

10 x 30 Storage Area

Unit Size:

10x30 (300 sq. ft.)

Compare To:

Two car garage

What Will Fit?

Furnishings from a four or five bedroom house with major appliances or can hold a car, small truck or boat. This will hold the contents of a 40 foot moving van. OR 580 Standard File Boxes

* Actual contents will vary based on the size of your belongings.