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Are you wondering how much can fit inside a 10×15 storage unit? This size guide will help you visualize the space and answer any questions you might have.

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How much can you fit in a 10x15 storage unit? Boxes with items inside of a storage unit

One of the more common rentals we offer is the 10×15 storage unit. For the most part, these units are 15 feet long and 10 feet wide. In general, this equals approximately 150 square feet of usable space.

Most units have approximately 8-foot ceilings, which allows for tons of vertical storage space as well. Just be sure you don’t stack anything too high to risk injury or damage to your items.

Remember, each 10×15 storage unit might vary slightly in size, so make sure to use this guide as a reference only. For exact measurements, contact your local storage facility directly.

To help you get started, we’re answering some commonly asked questions regarding this popular storage unit size. If you still have trouble visualizing the space, watch our video below to find out exactly how much will fit in a 10×15 storage unit.

What can fit inside a 10×15 storage unit?

You should be able to fit the contents of a 2 bedroom apartment inside this unit if it is packed correctly. Given the tall ceilings and adequate depth, larger furniture pieces should fit inside with relative ease. This storage unit is commonly rented when customers need temporary storage for a move or when small businesses need to store inventory.

Commonly stored items:

  • Pianos and other large-scale pieces
  • Larger furniture pieces
  • Contents of apartment or smaller home
  • Small business inventory

10x15 Storage Unit - Family inside of unit with furniture and boxes

Can a car fit in a 10×15 storage unit?

The ideal size for storing a normal sized car is a 10×20 storage unit. However, a compact car might fit inside this space. First, make sure you measure the dimensions of your car before renting. Other smaller motor vehicles like motorcycles and ATVs will fit just fine.

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How much does a 10×15 storage unit cost?

The price of a 10×15 storage unit varies depending on the availability, location, and other special features offered like climate controlled storage. Not sure if you need climate controlled storage? Read this article. To get an estimate on a 10×15 storage unit near you, use our search feature.

For more information, watch our size guide video.

Remember, there are some tricks to determine what size storage unit you need. Make sure you take an accurate inventory of your items before you rent a space. Do you have any questions we didn’t answer? Reach out to us directly.

About the Author

Lauren Thomann

Lauren Thomann is a moving and storage expert. She attended the University at Buffalo and has worked in the storage industry for over five years. Here on the Life Storage blog, you can find Lauren covering everything from finding a home, settling into a new home and all the stages in between.

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