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345 North Western Ave Chicago, IL 60612

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Customer Reviews - Life Storage #425, Chicago

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best 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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Andrea (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Considering this work can be considered mundane and transactional, the staff was always helpful and engaged. They made every interaction pleasant and enjoyable. Special thanks to Angela."

February 25, 2019
Darrell (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"They did a great job helping me out in my time of need"

February 17, 2019
Nancy (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Ray and Angela were both fantastic at the 345 N. Western, Chicago, Illinois facility. They were always extremely helpful, kind, and friendly. I thought they did an excellent job! They should be commended for their great work!"

January 09, 2019
Anonymous (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Hello Reynaldo & Angela, I am writing to thank you and your team for creating a self storage environment which deserves to be modeled as a template for excellent customer service in today's self-storage industry. A few months ago my business partner and I made the decision to relocate our business operations to Chicago from a rural market. The trade off for us was loosing the cost effective real estate and that sense of personal security and ease of access with having a self-owned facility for equipment storage etc. Throughout this transition we've priced out and tried other competitors in the space that provided comparable benefits and was able to offer that personal sense of security of an on-site facility. This is when I walked into your branch and your team brought it all together for us. It's an experience that words cannot truly describe but if were to attempt to, it was walking in and feeling a welcoming greeting from you, it was being treated like my business was your..."

November 19, 2018
Anonymous (Englewood, NJ) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I am satisfied with the facility and the staff. However, the increase in rental fees is excessive. The rental spaces are expensive to begin with and to increase monthly rates for good customers in good standing is offensive and foolish."

May 24, 2018
Kim (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"The team there are awesome! Angie and Rey are great, always so helpful and courteous!"

May 24, 2018
Steven (Glen Ellyn, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"The team was very accommodating for both when I signed up and when I closed out the storage unit."

May 19, 2018
Ayesha (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Angela & Rey are very professional, hard work employees any issues you have they explain and help out if nessary storge building always clean I would rent any time long as they around"

March 23, 2018
(Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Raymond was amazing getting us set up and is consistently great at his job. He's genuinely happy to help anytime."

January 02, 2018
Marlen (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"If back in area and were in need to have storage would definitely return to that location. Happy holidays to A & R!!!"

November 28, 2017
Felecia (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Customer service means a lot and to be able to be so informative and let me know the ins and out to storage was a beautiful thing considering it's my first time ever having storage. "

October 27, 2017
Eduardo (Bolingbrook, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"They were very polite and helpful, I am so happy with the managers and staff. And storage space "

August 26, 2017
Larry (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Great customer service. Angela n Rey are the best! "

August 24, 2017
Freddie (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Angela was great with my rental, truck rental, and everything else. Great customer service!!!"

August 13, 2017
Lilia (Berwyn, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Angela guided us through the whole process. We are very grateful. She showed us the space, went through all of the paperwork and methods of payment, helped us reserve a moving van, and answered all of our questions. Thank you very much! "

May 24, 2017
Marcella (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Rey and Angela are always helpful. Two great employees and an asset to this company! "

May 11, 2017
Chelsea (Pittsburgh, PA) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Fantastic customer service, nice facility and everything was easy and Exactly what I needed "

April 30, 2017
June (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Very happy with every aspect, over the past several years I've had a unit. I've always felt safe, never worried about my belongings, and the rare times I've needed help everyone has been very accommodating. Great facility and even better staff!"

March 29, 2017
Douglas (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Professional, friendly, courteous service!!! Give Angela a raise! New every answer to every question we had! Great service!!!"

March 23, 2017
Derrick (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Great customer service all around from start to end"

March 11, 2017
Carlos (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I got all of my items stored, within hours of making my reservation."

March 10, 2017
Richard (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Professional courtesy, thorough explanation of coverage, security, and how to get to my storage unit. Very friendly and warm manner by the manager."

March 02, 2017
Sharon (Franklin Park, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I am so happy with my storage experience at this location. I know without a doubt no one would have taken care of me as good as Rey and Angela. Life Storage and their customer's are lucky to have them!"

February 13, 2017
Lauren (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"The storage unit was fine. But the staff really exceeded my expectations. So friendly and very helpful. "

February 11, 2017
Daphne (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"This facility is always kept clean and tidy, Angela and Ray are always kind and helpful, they are always willing to go above and beyond to assist in all my receiving my packages as well as ensuring my space is kept tidy and neat."

January 02, 2017
Kim (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Very helpful, nice, courteous, and knowledgeable staff."

December 30, 2016
Jonathan (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"My time with Uncle Bobs [Life Storage]has been my best storage experience ever, and Angela and Rey are the reason for that. They have consistently gone above and beyond to provide us with the best service, and every facet of our stay has been exemplary. As a business owner, i have been recommending this location to others in the area, and Rey and Angela are the reason for this. Top notch service."

October 25, 2016
Maritta (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Quick with getting to the point. Friendly and informative. The unit was perfect."

September 27, 2016
Jacob (Evenston, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I really enjoyed the guy who worked the front desk. Really helpful and engaging. I forgot his name though unfortunately. "

September 23, 2016
Angela (Brooklyn, NY) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"What a great business to deal with - Angela and staff were amazing - I will miss them! "

July 23, 2016
Kamau (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Keep up the good work. Also, the app was really good. Made it awesomely convenient to pay bills."

June 26, 2016
Tanya (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I was very impressed! I needed a quick solution for my storage needs and Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] exceeded my expectations. Thanks again!"

June 23, 2016
Gerri (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Rey and Angela were fantastic! I rented from this location for years and they were top notch."

April 23, 2016
Jesus (Cicero, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Angela and Ray were very helpful, attentive, and professional. They were able to answer all of my questions and concerns. Store 425 will be recommended to all of my family and friends. Having used your competitors in the past and experiencing horrible customer service was enough for me not to go back. I can't thank Angela and Ray enough for making a difficult move an easy transition. "

March 23, 2016
Christopher (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Top notch experience all the way around. Highly recommended. Thank you."

March 03, 2016
Catrina (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"This was the greatest experience I've ever had with a storage company. I was really pleased... I'll definitely recommend Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] storage to others. "

February 01, 2016
Ava (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I was pleasantly surprised and impressed by the customer service and the location was very neat and tidy!"

November 02, 2015
Bevelyn (CHicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Doing business with Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] storage has been a great pleasure, The Customer service is right on point and they are always willing to help in whatever capacity I may need there help. "

September 03, 2015
Carolyn (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)


August 31, 2015
National Mall (Phoenix, AZ) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"i would like to thank you office for the best customer services i have had in years thank you *"

July 28, 2015
Lacey (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Its alway nice to go to a clean place especially the public restroom"

June 19, 2015
Rori (Tuscaloosa, AL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"With my storage, they did warn me about the falling debris that may occur. At one point it was covered up with plastic, which was GREATLY appreciated. Just wish that once they covered it, it stayed covered. But overall, I was pleased with my storage, employees, and environment. "

May 23, 2015
Irene (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Uncle Bob's [Life Storage] is the only place I'll store at"

April 16, 2015
Mary (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Office & building were very clean and I was well taken care of "

March 13, 2015
Carolyn (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I'm very happy with the easy access and the proximity of the building. There is always a cart available when needed. "

February 25, 2015
Mae (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"Ray is very helpful and he loves his job because of the way he treats his customers. "

December 27, 2014
Vincent (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

" My unit has been convenient for me in terms of its proxsimity to from where I moved. I also experience easy access to unit, easy in person payment with prompt signed receipt. And again, building is well maintained ,and staff is personable and helpful."

December 20, 2014
Heidi (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I use storage facilities all across the country for work. I wish they were all like Uncle Bob's [Life Storage]. i dealt almost exclusively with Ray and he was always extremely helpful to me--going above and beyond. I frequently saw Ray moving quickly through the facility to help customers. He is an asset to your company "

October 23, 2014
Michael (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"First class people, they deserve high marks for their service. Elevator issues was/is a huge negative and the staff can't repair it. It wasn't a single issue. For the entire month of September they had problems off and on. Totally unacceptable. One of the units was very well maintained and in good condition. The second unit has dust, mortar and parts of the wall falling onto my stuff. Worse than VERY POOR. Also, unacceptable."

September 29, 2014
Toi (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#425)

"I looked at your website and decided to rent the 5'x4' storage unit, which was said to have 8' ceilings. I got to the lot and found out that 5x4 units don't have 8' ceilings. I was very disappointed because I was mislead by your website and now have to pay extra for a 5x5 unit. The associate was very sympathetic and gave me a deal on one month of rent, which I greatly appreciated. But, the information online is untrue and misleading, and that is very frustrating."

August 28, 2014

Features & Info

  • Rent Now Available

    Save time and skip the counter! At this facility, you can complete your rental agreement, make payment, and get access right away. Just choose our "Rent Now" option.
  • Climate Controlled Storage

    Life Storage in Chicago offers storage units with climate control to help protect your belongings from the effects of extreme temperature.
  • Moving Van or Truck Available

    This facility offers moving van or truck rental to help make your move easier. You'll get the vehicle rental at a discounted rate with any new storage rental.
  • Drive-up Accessible Storage

    This Life Storage has convenient drive-up storage units. Pull right up to the door, and load your storage unit right from your vehicle. So easy!
  • Extended Access Hours

    Even when our office is closed, you can access your space! All you need your personal access code at the keypads - no appointment needed.
  • Surveillance Cameras

    Surveillance cameras are positioned throughout the facility to create a safer environment by monitoring traffic in and out of the facility and deterring trespassers.
  • 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.
  • Boxes & Packing Supplies

    Life Storage in Chicago sells a full line of moving and storage supplies, such as boxes, packing tape, furniture covers, and more!
  • Hand Carts & Moving Dollies

    To help move your belongings from your vehicle to your space, we offer moving carts and dollies to make it easier! You'll find our carts near every main entrance. Please return it when your done!

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Serving Chicago and United Center Park

Our self storage facility on North Western Ave is located north of the Chicago - Kansas City Expy, between W Fulton St and W Kinzie St, near Smith Park. Click here for directions.

At Life Storage Facility #425, we offer great property security systems and clean, affordable storage units to rent for the residents of United Center Park, West Town, Old Town, Bucktown, and other neighborhoods in Chicago, IL. Call us with questions, reserve online, or click here to compare other storage units in Chicago.

Rental Requirements:

  • Insurance required
  • Storage insurance available (third party)
  • $25 admin fee
  • Payments due monthly, with a minimum of one month rental

Payment Options:

  • Cash
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  • Mastercard
  • American Express
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  • Auto-payment