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Customer Reviews - Lake Forest

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in Lake Forest, 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 hi bye at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"Great service, very clean place, Marty the manager is super helpful, 100% recommend."

November 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Kevin Pod at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"Had to upgrade my storage unit. Marty was very helpful with the process. Life storage is great. Carts are available to help you move your stuff in and out. Well lit and good security."

November 23, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Ellie Lapidus at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"The manager did a great job explaining options. The storage is well lit and clean."

November 15, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Bobby Digital at Life Storage, Lake Forest, Illinois (#404)

"Amazing service. Great facility. So glad I found this place."

November 12, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Lisa Cole at Life Storage, Libertyville, Illinois (#553)

"This place is great! It’s clean and well lit. You pull into the building to get to your space instead of lugging stuff through rain, or snow, or unpleasant temps. I feel safe with all of the security screens running around the clock, and Barb, in the office, is delightful. I highly recommend."

November 11, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Joseph Sosa at Life Storage, Glenview, Illinois (#571)

"Erick was a big help gave me a lot of information I needed to know"

November 07, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Ron Klein at Life Storage, Libertyville, Illinois (#553)

"I've been storing with Life Storage Libertyville for years, Barb is great, very helpful, accommodating and excellent service!"

November 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Carrie Smith at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"Being able to pull inside to unload is really nice, the facility is very clean and Marty, the manger, is great! He helped us with several little things that made unloading easier."

November 05, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Toby Zandier at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"Marty is the greatest. Knowledgable..fast and effecient. Also kind and courteous to old fat men."

November 05, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Maureen Mullarkey at Life Storage, Lake Forest, Illinois (#404)

"Cathy at Life Storage created an easy, seamless and efficient storage rental! Great Customer Service! The facility is clean, enables easy access, drive in capability and numerous options. Highly recommended! Thank you, Cathy!"

November 04, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Pete K. at Life Storage, Lake Forest, Illinois (#404)

"Great, clean storage facility with friendly and helping staff!! Kathy was a huge help getting me signed over to an old former work colleagues storage unit and was a huge help tracking down another life storage location space that I needed to transfer to my name! Highly recommend this location."

November 02, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Raul Roldan at Life Storage, Glenview, Illinois (#571)

"Very Good Customer Service, Prices are Good Too, Thanks Eric"

November 01, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Brenda Johnson at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"Marty did a fantastic job helping me!!!"

October 28, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Bruce Reid at Life Storage, Lake Forest, Illinois (#404)

"All self storage is about same for price and types and sizes of lockers so it's the staff that matters. Staff here is responsive and helpful. 5 star."

October 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Mike Loquercio at Life Storage, Arlington Heights, Illinois (#504)

"Marty was terrific - customer friendly, easy to work with and informative"

October 25, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Patrick Brankin at Life Storage, Lake Forest, Illinois (#404)

"Very clean. Super friendly and helpful staff."

October 22, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What size storage unit do I need in Lake Forest, ?

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 Lake Forest, 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 Lake Forest, our prices start at $27 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 Lake Forest, our prices start at $49 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 Lake Forest, our prices start at $81 for a 10x10 unit.

Should I rent climate controlled storage in Lake Forest?

With cold winters and occasionally hot summers in Lake Forest, we recommend climate controlled storage units to help protect your belongings over time. 34 of our stores offer climate controlled storage units near Lake Forest .

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. 21 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near Lake Forest .

How much do self storage units cost in Lake Forest?

The average cost of a 1 month self storage unit rental in Lake Forest is $141.59 with prices starting at $17.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the Lake Forest area. Storage unit sizes range from 6 sq. ft. to 600 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 Lake Forest, Illinois

Climate Controlled Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
Locker $55.50 $17.00
5x5 $50.47 $27.00
5x10 $76.65 $49.00
10x10 $129.14 $81.00
10x15 $176.13 $109.00
10x20 $273.51 $149.00

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 Lake Forest, IL.