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Climate Controlled Storage

At Life Storage, we offer storage environments that meet the needs of the items you will store. In addition to storage unit size, think about the items you're storing and how long they will be in storage. Will you need climate control? Find your answers here.

  • Climate Controlled Storage Units

    Climate Controlled Storage Units at Life Storage

    Think of climate controlled storage units as "temperature controlled" – cooled in the summer and heated in the winter.

    • Helps protect valuables from extreme temperature fluctuations that can damage wood furniture, electronics, plastic and wax.
    • Keeps you comfortable if you visit your storage spaces frequently.
  • Humidity Controlled Storage Units

    Climate Controlled Storage Units at Life Storage

    Humidity controlled storage units adjust the humidity of the air inside your space to maintain safe levels of moisture regardless of temperature fluctuations.

    • Humidity control reduces likelihood of mold and mildew growth, metal rust, paper rot, etc.
    • Ideal for storing valuable documents, furniture, electronics, etc.
    • Superior to portable dehumidifiers or packaged moisture control products.
  • Heated Storage Units

    Heated Storage Units at Life Storage

    In cold winter climates, heated storage spaces help protect your stored items from the effects of even the coldest temperatures.

    • Temperatures inside the storage space are carefully monitored during the cold months and heated to help preserve your belongings.
    • Keeps you warmer and more comfortable when you visit your storage unit.
  • Air Cooled Storage Units

    Climate Controlled Storage Units at Life Storage

    Air cooled spaces are cooled by air blown through water vapor to lower the temperature.

    • Ideal for belongings that can't withstand high temperatures, but are tolerant of slightly higher humidity levels.
    • Consider an air cooled space for furniture, plastics, glass, pottery, wax, and most woods.
    • Keeps you cooler and more comfortable when you visit your storage unit.
  • Air Conditioned Storage Units

    Air Conditioned Storage Units at Life Storage

    For the hottest climates, air conditioned storage spaces cool and help protect your valuable items from the effects of extreme heat.

    • HVAC cooling lowers the temperature to safer levels for valuables sensitive to heat.
    • Consider air conditioned spaces for household furniture, files and boxes, metals, plastics, glass, pottery and wax.
    • Keeps you cool and more comfortable when you visit your storage unit.
  • Traditional Storage Units

    Traditional Storage Units at Life Storage

    Traditional storage units are our most popular choice for storage. Suitable for the types of items you would be comfortable storing in a typical household garage.

    • For storing items not susceptible to heat or cold temperature fluctuations.
    • Many traditional storage units provide the convenience of drive-up access. See the benefits of drive-up access.
Do you need climate controlled storage?

If you're unsure which climate would be best for your items, our Storage Climate Recommendation Guide can help! Click the tabs below and learn which climate is best for your belongings.

  • Electronics
  • Appliances
  • Furniture
  • Entertainment
  • Spare Supplies
  • Other/Misc
What is the ideal storage environment for Electronics?
Traditional Climate Controlled Humidity Controlled
DVDs
CDs
Vinyl Records
XBOX/ Playstation
Laptop/ Computer
Tablet/ e-Readers
Blu-Rays
Cell phones, iPods
Television Sets
Cameras
Video Games
What is the ideal storage environment for Household Appliances?
Traditional Climate Controlled Humidity Controlled
Washer/Dryer
Refrigerator
Microwave
Portable Header/Fan
Air Conditioning Unit
Vacuum Cleaner
Dishwasher
Toaster
Water Heater
Sewing Machine
Oven
What is the ideal storage environment for Furniture?
Traditional Climate Controlled Humidity Controlled
Mattress
Chairs
Tables
Sofa/ Couches
Antiques
Mirrors
Dishes and Glassware
Lamps
Dressers
Bed Frame
Entertainment Units
Cribs
High chairs and car seats
What is the ideal storage environment for Entertainment & Hobbies items?
Traditional Climate Controlled Humidity Controlled
Photographs and Prints
Audio/ Visual Equipment
Sports Equipment
Memorabilia
Collectibles
Books
Art
Comic Books
Magazines
Newspapers
Toys
Musical Instruments
What is the ideal storage environment for Spare Supplies?
Traditional Climate Controlled Humidity Controlled
Holiday Decorations
Seasonal Items
Medical/ Pharmaceutical Supplies
Cosmetics
Misc. Office Equipment
Party Supplies
Classroom Supplies
Gardening Tools/ Supplies
Office Supplies
What is the ideal storage environment for Other/Misc items?
Traditional Climate Controlled Humidity Controlled
Clothing
Personal Records
Luggage
Blankets, Sheets, Bedding
Household Files
Business Documents
Bikes
Wheelchairs/ Walkers
Skateboards/ Scooters
Strollers
= recommended   = acceptable   = not recommended