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Customer Reviews - River Forest

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in River 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 Casandra (Forest Park, IL) at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"The service has been great. Thank you so much for storing my items"

August 27, 2020
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Felicia (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"I was treated with respect and like I was family. The office staff especially Kelly was professional and always smiling. Thanks for the service I will recommended LifeStorage to anyone."

August 23, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars margarita (elmwood park, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Very knowledgeable associate"

August 17, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Gloria (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Kelly at Store #558, was exceptionally helpful. She was very knowledgeable, courteous, very very helpful, and was very thorough. She made me feel very comfortable about storing my items at this location. My experience with Kelly was very pleasant and I am very satisfied and confident that this was a good match and choice for me at this time. I was also impressed with the locations cleanliness."

August 15, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Minelli (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Kelly and Justo have made my experience at Life Storage worry and stress free. They are both so knowledgeable about the units and products at their location. They are always available and take the time to know all the customers they interact with and answer all their questions. It's always a pleasure to work with them."

June 10, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Dexter (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Great job guys... Thank you so much for everything..."

May 23, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Carol (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"I'm a Big Fan of LifeStorage located @ 2150 N. Austin Chicago , Illinois I'm a small business person with an ever changing inventory."

April 25, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Latasha (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Kelly is great she exemplifies what customer service should be."

April 15, 2019
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Robert (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"The 2 ladies that work there are awesome and very nice and helpful."

July 27, 2018
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Glen (Forest Park, IL) at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"Exceptionally knowledgeable and prompt service!"

July 19, 2018
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars G'Rae (Calumet City, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Your staff made the difference in my selecting your facility and this location. Kelly exceeded my expectations in terms of professionalism, knowledge and genuine concern."

July 18, 2018
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Alexis (Forest Park, IL) at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"Jessica assisted me. She was so welcoming and friendly. I arrived at the location 5 minutes before closing and Jessica was willing to stay late to service me and show me my space. I work in customer service myself and expect nothing less than exceptional customer service from others and she did not come up short. She met my expectations and offered me Sparkling Ice. Awesome employee; would definitely recommend the company and the location to anyone needing storage space!!"

July 15, 2018
Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars Carol (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Monica the Manager was kind , professional and thorough."

June 16, 2018
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Marcellus (Chicago, IL) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Kelly at life storage on diversey is outstanding awesome I’ve been renting my storage room for over a year now Kelly has a great personality and very superb with her job."

June 11, 2018
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Dwight (Forest Park, IL) at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"I was thoroughly impressed with the Life Storage experience. Jessica and Ashley were so friendly and efficient in getting me into a storage unit. Ashley took time to show me around and made sure my code worked. The office ambience was professional and cordial. Those associates sealed the deal."

May 17, 2018
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Kenyatta (Forest Park, IL) at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"We were able to use the Life Storage van to move in. This saved us time and money Also we were able to fit everything in the van in one trip. The van is very nice and modern."

April 29, 2018

Frequently Asked Questions

What size storage unit do I need in River Forest, 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 River 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 River Forest, our prices start at $26 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 River Forest, our prices start at $32 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 River Forest, our prices start at $65 for a 10x10 unit.

Should I rent climate controlled storage in River Forest?

With cold winters and occasionally hot summers in River Forest, we recommend climate controlled storage units to help protect your belongings over time. 43 of our stores offer climate controlled storage units near River Forest .

Does Life Storage offer moving services?

Life Storage does not offer moving services in River Forest. However, 43 of our stores offer moving van or truck rental near River Forest 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. 33 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near River Forest .

How much do self storage units cost in River Forest?

Our self storage units range start at $9.00 and currently average $140.54 per month at our locations near River Forest. Be sure to check each store in the nearby areas for the rental prices we offer. The prices can vary from store to store and you may find a great price not too far away. Our minimum rental is for one month. These spaces range in size from 6 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.