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Customer Reviews - Chicago

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in Chicago, and in every city where we do business. That's why we routinely ask our customers about their experience with us and challenge ourselves to make it better. You can read what customers think about us here on our website - over the past four years, we've had over 100,000 customers respond to our surveys and tell us what they think. We publish their reviews here, and we're proud of the result!

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Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Harry J Govea at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#467)

"Tyesha did an awesome job by showing me the storage and gave me a lock for free !! Thank you and keep up the good work!!"

August 13, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Marcus Hood at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#425)

"Angela and Reye are the best"

August 13, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Adrian Jeffries at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#551)

"Great service from both of the employees! Thank you! 🙏🏽"

August 05, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Angelica Porras at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Jay and Keith were super friendly and helpful with my first storage rental experience."

August 05, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Henning Martin-Thomsen at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Jay was super helpful on our move in. Great service. Clean and nice place and easy to get to."

August 02, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Tiona Camille Martin-Thomsen at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Jay at Lifestorage is great! So friendly and helpful."

August 02, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars melvin oliver at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#551)

"Amazing customer service. Explained every detail of the rental"

August 01, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars David aa at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Jay was is the best Super professional And knowledgeable."

August 01, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Stephanie Mitchell at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#551)

"Very clean and reasonable price"

July 27, 2022
Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars Nima Jahedi at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Great place,clean, organized, and friendly staff. The only problem is that they don’t let you pay for portion of the month. We had to leave 5 days in the new month and forced to pay full month for it."

July 24, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Edson Cornejo at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Jay was very professional and helpful."

July 23, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Paul W at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Very helpful and knowledgeable staff, I’m a happy returning customer!"

July 22, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Wendy Lam at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Friendly, fast and efficient. Guys are great to work with."

July 21, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Trisha Geraty at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#1112)

"Great customer service and such a clean space! Above and beyond communication from the employees and help! Can’t say nicer things about Jay and Keith! Great storage company!"

July 21, 2022
Rated 4.0 out of 5 stars D L L at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#467)

"Great service at nice prices, I highly recommend."

July 20, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Maurshay Webster at Life Storage, Chicago, Illinois (#467)

"Tiesha was very helpful and had great communication skills I didn’t like the size of the first unit and she helped me choose the perfect size for me thank you"

July 19, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What size climate controlled storage unit do I need in Chicago, ?

The size will depend on how much stuff you need to store in a climate controlled environment. To avoid renting too small or too large a storage unit, we recommend reading a Storage Unit Size Guide or using an interactive Storage Unit Size Estimator Tool to determine exactly how much space you'll need. Our most popular sizes in Chicago, IL are the 5x5, 5x10, and 10x10.

How big is a 5x5 climate controlled storage unit?

A 5x5 climate controlled self storage unit is 25 square feet or 200 cubic feet of storage space. It measures 5 feet wide by 5 feet long and most have an 8 foot ceiling height. A 5x5 storage unit is the size of an average closet and it should fit a dresser, a small mattress set, and several medium moving boxes. Here's our 5x5 storage unit video to learn more. In Chicago, our prices start at $42 for a 5x5 unit with climate control.

How big is a 5x10 climate controlled storage unit?

A 5x10 climate controlled self storage unit is 50 square feet or 400 cubic feet of storage space. It measures 5 feet wide by 10 feet long and typically has an 8 foot ceiling. For comparison, a 5x10 storage unit is about the size of an average walk-in closet. It fits 1 to 2 large pieces of furniture and about 10 to 15 moving boxes. Feel free to watch our 5x10 storage unit video to learn more. In Chicago, our prices start at $64 for a 5x10 unit with climate control.

How big is a 10x10 storage unit?

A 10x10 climate controlled self storage unit is 100 square feet or 800 cubic feet of storage space. It measures 10 feet wide by 10 feet long and usually has an 8 foot ceiling. A 10x10 storage unit is about the size of an average bedroom or half of a standard one-car garage. It should fit all the contents of a family room or a two-bedroom 750 sq. ft. apartment. To learn more, here is our 10x10 storage unit video. In Chicago, our prices start at $104 for a 10x10 unit with climate control.

Should I rent climate controlled storage in Chicago?

With cold winters and occasionally hot summers in Chicago, we recommend climate controlled storage units to help protect your belongings over time. 47 of our stores offer climate controlled storage units near Chicago .

How much do self climate controlled storage units cost in Chicago?

The average cost of a 1 month climate controlled self storage unit rental in Chicago is $176.47 with prices starting at $9.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the Chicago area. Storage unit sizes range from 8 sq. ft. to 600 sq. ft. Look for a great move-in offer! Our spaces often have a special discount for new customers. Spaces with a special offer will be marked with the discount you'll receive.

Climate Controlled Self Storage Pricing in Chicago, Illinois

Climate Controlled Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
Locker $59.32 $9.00
5x5 $67.10 $42.00
5x10 $106.21 $64.00
10x10 $160.94 $104.00
10x15 $222.98 $140.00
10x20 $327.56 $176.00

Lowest storage unit pricing data is updated every 15 minutes. Average price per size represents the storage units currently available for rent at the stores in Chicago, IL.