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Customer Reviews - Des Plaines

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in Des Plaines, 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 A arifi at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"We walked in needing a unit and Susan was absolutely amazing. Got us the unit we needed and set us up in no time. Have rented in the past. This was by far the most efficient and pleasant experience to date. Would highly recommend."

May 11, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Ana Dalea at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Great customer service!! Thank you Carelena!!"

May 10, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Dan McLean at Life Storage, Morton Grove, IL (#555)

"Very easy to access and move stuff in and out anytime you need. Building is safe and climate controlled. Travis was super helpful and quick setting us up with a unit we need."

April 23, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Denis Shiman at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, IL (#504)

"Mark.C and all of the other great staff are always very helpful. Great place very well maintained. Recommend this to anyone that is looking for a great storage place."

April 12, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars christopher prosperi at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"The facility is very clean and the people working there are some of the friendliest folks you ever want to meet. The only issue I can even think of is the front gates chain needs a little oil, and that it. I would definitely use them again."

April 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Privateink Bodyart at Life Storage, Morton Grove, IL (#555)

"Jaclyn is seriously the best I originally wanted a 5x5, but she guided in the right direction, and I realized I needed a 5x10. Thanks Such can't wait to come in again soon!"

April 03, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Carloa Fajardo at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Great service, very friendly workers, helped me with everything. 10/10 would recommend."

March 11, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars William B. at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Came here recently and was given Perfect service and good manners by Abby and was set up in no time"

March 11, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Dan Manzzz at Life Storage, Morton Grove, IL (#555)

"Great location and staff. The girl behind the counter made sure to walk me through the facility to my storage unit so I would know the quickest route."

March 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars jay lopez at Life Storage, Morton Grove, IL (#555)

"Great experience with the staff, he made it so easy and effortless"

March 05, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Amy Rafferty at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, IL (#504)

"Fast and easy paper shredding service Mark was great!"

February 28, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars David Duarte at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Susan was great at helping me out!"

February 25, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Daniel Manzanares at Life Storage, Morton Grove, IL (#555)

"Assisted me with all my storage needs. Also the employees here are very friendly and knowledgeable."

February 22, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars samridhi khanal at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Clean and everything organized! Amazing service as well, Eric Arias was amazing help and helpful to find us the help we needed"

February 12, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars mahima khanal at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Amazing Service! Eric Arias was amazing help!"

February 12, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Joseph Jun at Life Storage, Glenview, IL (#571)

"Comfortable service. Nice staff."

February 09, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What size storage unit do I need in Des Plaines, IL?

The size will depend on how much stuff you need to store. 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 Des Plaines, IL are the 5x5, 5x10, and 10x10.

How big is a 5x5 storage unit?

A 5x5 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 Des Plaines, our prices start at $41 for a 5x5 unit.

How big is a 5x10 storage unit?

A 5x10 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 Des Plaines, our prices start at $63 for a 5x10 unit.

How big is a 10x10 storage unit?

A 10x10 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 Des Plaines, our prices start at $109 for a 10x10 unit.

Should I rent climate controlled storage in Des Plaines?

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

Does Life Storage offer moving services?

Life Storage does not offer moving services in Des Plaines. However, 36 of our stores offer moving van or truck rental near Des Plaines to help you get your belongings to and from your storage unit. You'll get a great deal too! New customers are eligible for a Free Truck Rental when you rent a self storage unit at Life Storage.

What is the advantage of self storage with drive-up access?

If you need to frequently move items in and out of your storage space, drive-up access is the most convenient space for you. You can drive your vehicle next to the space and load or unload. 37 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near Des Plaines .

How much do self storage units cost in Des Plaines?

The average cost of a 1 month self storage unit rental in Des Plaines is $194.74 with prices starting at $9.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the Des Plaines area. Storage unit sizes range from 8 sq. ft. to 546 sq. ft., and come in a variety of climate and accessibility types. 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.

Self Storage Pricing in Des Plaines, Illinois

Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
Locker $46.92 $9.00
5x5 $59.93 $41.00
5x10 $98.34 $63.00
10x10 $159.63 $109.00
10x15 $209.59 $155.00
10x20 $321.19 $181.00

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 Des Plaines, IL.