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Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)

6604 Walt Drive Birmingham, AL 35242
  • Phone: 205-991-8427
  • Office Hours
    • Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm
    • Saturday: 9am - 6pm
    • Sunday: 12pm - 4pm
  • Access Hours
    • Daily: 6:00am—9:00pm
  • Office Closings
    • Closed for Lunch: 1pm to 2pm , Mon-Sat.
Save Up to $25 more! When you complete our Rapid Rental We'll waive the admin fee (up to $25) when you complete our Rapid Rental form in advance of your arrival. You'll save some money, and a bunch of time on move-in day!
Store Hours
  • Office Hours
    • Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm
    • Saturday: 9am - 6pm
    • Sunday: 12pm - 4pm
  • Access Hours
    • Daily: 6:00am—9:00pm
  • Office Closings
    • Closed for Lunch: 1pm to 2pm , Mon-Sat.

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Map & Directions

  • Nearby Landmarks

    Located near Cahaba Valley Fire Station 181

Serving Birmingham and Meadowbrook

If you camp, hike or fish at Birmingham's Oak Mountain State Park, you need a space to store your outdoor gear when winter comes. Life Storage offers self storage units in a variety of sizes that you can fill with fishing rods, backpacks, tents and more. These units can be both climate and humidity controlled if desired, which keep your belongings well protected. Visit our storage facility on Walt Drive, near the intersection of Village Street and Hugh Daniel Drive. Our convenient location is less than 2 miles from Highway 280. Serving the communities of: Meadowbrook, Shoal Creek

Our 6604 Walt Drive location has been providing self storage in Birmingham since 1998. With over 700 locations nationwide, Life Storage is one of the largest, most reputable self storage companies in the world. Founded in 1985, we were formerly known as Uncle Bob's Self Storage until changing our name in 2016.

This Life Storage location also proudly serves: Meadowbrook, Lake Purdy, Vandiver

Location Features

  • Life Storage Store Climate & Humidity Controlled Storage Units

    These spaces combine climate controlled and humidity controlled storage in one. Also known as Dri-guard Plus, combo spaces offer the comfort of temperature control with the benefits of humidity control in one space. This is the best storage environment available for temperature and humidity-sensitive belongings like furniture, metal, fabrics and paper. Learn more about the benefits of climate controlled storage here.

  • Life Storage Store Use our Moving Van or Truck Free with Storage Rental!

    When you rent storage, we'll rent you our moving van or truck for free! You receive 25 miles free as well. Rental times will vary based on time slot availability, and we allow one use per storage space rented. For further details contact your local storage manager or read our van and truck rental guide here.

  • Life Storage Store Extended Access Hours

    Even when our office is closed, you can access your space well before and after our office hours! You enter your personal access code at a keypad to access the property. Your space is secured with a lock, and only you have the key!

  • Life Storage Store Surveillance Cameras

    Smile, you're on camera! Surveillance cameras are positioned throughout the facility to create a safer environment by monitoring traffic in and out of the facility and deterring trespassers.

  • Life Storage Store Fenced & Lighted

    Fencing around this facility is designed to limit access only to customers with assigned electronic access codes. Grounds, aisles and interior hallways are lighted for safety and convenience.

  • Life Storage Store Vehicle/Boat Parking

    This facility offers month-to-month rental of parking for cars, trailers, and larger vehicles such as boats and RVs. Some spaces offer covering for protection from the elements - see specific space details for features. For a quick intro to vehicle storage, click here.

  • Life Storage Store Boxes & Packing Supplies Sold Here

    This Life Storage location carries a full line of moving and storage supplies such as boxes, packing tape, packing materials, and more! Our supplies help move awkward items like wardrobes and big screen TVs and keep delicate items like dishes safe during moving and storage. Stop in our office before the big move for your supplies! For helpful moving and packing tips, visit our guide here.

Reviews for Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)

(4.81 out of 5) based on 33 reviews

We ask our customers about their experience with us at three points during their stay at Life Storage. We've collected over 100,000 surveys, and shown below is just a small sample of what customers are saying about Life Storage in Birmingham (#173). We're proud of our team of store associates, our facility, and the great things we hear from our customers!

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  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Mr. Brenda in the Birmingham office on 208 was so genuine, friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. Wonderful experience with her!! "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.9 out of 5

    "One of the best customer service experiences I've had"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Great staff. Very pleased with rates."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Best experience."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "I was treated as if they were my friend. Not like a customer, or a number. I was having a bad day until I walked through the doors of your facility. I was more than impressed with the customer service"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "The staff was knowledgeable, friendly and professional. The facility was neat and clean and well-organized."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Couldn't have gone more smoothly. Sheila is a valuable asset and was greatly appreciated. Very professional and caring."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Went above and beyond to help with my rental. "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Thank you so much!"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    3.9 out of 5

    "The store did not open on time the day that I came from my reservation. It was over an hour late. That was my only dissatisfaction"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "I walked in - wanted to park an classic car - the storage unit was a nice fit and reasonable price. And I was told I had use of the truck - which I will be using in the near future."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.0 out of 5

    "A little expensive but overall satisfied"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Great experience. Easy in and out. The manager was right on target. Friendly and helpful."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Maurice is a great guy to work with! Always helpful and friendly. Thanks for the great service!"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "The associate, Jason, was very professional, polite, and helpful. "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.2 out of 5

    "I only traveled 6.5 miles roundtrip but had to put $20 in gas to refuel the truck, however I was told the truck was full before driving off the property. Obviously it was not!"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "I love Uncle Bob's [Life Storage]! The staff is always nice and friendly."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.2 out of 5

    "Sheila the manager at the store is fantastic!!! Love her. "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Best managed facility I have ever rented from."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Totally exceed my expectations."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Shelia is the BEST. She is always ready to offer a hand. You could not find a better manager. "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Outstanding customer service experience "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Very professional."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "This place rocks!!! Ms Sheila and Mr Willie are very accomodating to our needs. Thanks Sheila and Willie!!!"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.9 out of 5

    "Rental process went very smooth and agent was very professional. Price was same as I was previously given by phone."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.2 out of 5

    "I was pleased with Uncle Bob's [Life Storage]"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.6 out of 5

    "The staff is great. i will stay as long as rates do not increase. Thanks. "

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Prompt, professional customer service!! We were very pleased!"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Great experience. Would use you again if needed and would recommend you to others."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.9 out of 5

    "Storage access, very clean property and professionally maintained."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.8 out of 5

    "Employee did a great jobthroughthewhole process"

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    4.2 out of 5

    "I usually work on personal business during the night, or will get out of bed after midnight. Throughout this rental, I tried to pay online and was unable to access the payment site. This is no big deal because you don't find too many people who do that. One good thig is that the staff eagerly assisted. Thanks."

  • Life Storage in Birmingham (#173)
    5.0 out of 5

    "It is a place of business that I personally would find to be a great place to work, because of the attitude of employees and the opportunity to help others. Great job. "