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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 Ro's Movers at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Rating is for Lashawn at front desk. She was very knowledgeable and extremely helpful. The storage facility itself is clean and secure."

June 23, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Geri Ann Cangelosi at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"JD helped us today to rent storage. He was amazing, very helpful. Great experience"

June 17, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Mark and Bryan at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"This is our second experience with public storage and wish it had been our first! the staff was very kind and helpful and the building is very clean and well maintained. I feel overconfident recommending this location."

June 16, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Kelly B. (Kk) at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"If you are interested in storage check out my favorite facility. They are super friendly and helpful. Easy access and climate control."

June 11, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Anais Rivera at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Great customer service, super flexible and willing to work with their customers, very friendly and reassuring as well as adamant of the quality of the facility and what they have to offer! Happy to use this location to keep my things safe and secure!"

June 08, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars joshua mantilla at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Returning customer , she sign me up the first time the experience was just as great as the first."

June 07, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Luis Garcia at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Steven and LaShawn were great and helpful!"

June 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Marina Garcia at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Steven and Lashawn were great assisting us in setting up our storage site. They were very clear in explaining all the information as this is our first time."

June 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars VIPERRAM at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#558)

"Best storage around. Keypads at all gates and doors make entering so easy."

June 01, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Cleotis Young at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Steven and LaShawn are great! Thank you for the great service!"

May 25, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Jerome Brown at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"Kimberly was helpful, friendly and got me in and out quickly."

May 12, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Teresa Norman at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Monica was very helpful and experienced. I recommend Life storage 100%"

May 05, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Maurice Mclaren at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Hello, This is my second location with Life Storage and I only have good thing to say about them. The staff provides great customer service and special acknowledgement to Steven Ortega. He is always going above and beyond regarding any issues I may have. I would highly recommend this storage co. Thanks for the great service!"

April 29, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Latanya Watts at Life Storage, Chicago, IL (#424)

"Steven did a wonderful job showing me the storage location and has great customer service. I highly recommend using him and Life Storage"

April 29, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Beti Atilano at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"Extremely professional staff, very welcoming environment. The entire area feels safe and clean to store goods. Would definitely recommend this facility. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience:) Thank you Kimberly Franklin for being so friendly and providing a tour to see storage units, executive offices and conference room."

April 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Rani Morrison at Life Storage, Forest Park, IL (#569)

"Excellent service! Great initial experience and I needed to upgrade and they let me know when a spot opened up and made it super easy. Love this place! Highly recommend!"

April 26, 2022

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 $42 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 $70 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 $115 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. 47 of our stores offer climate controlled storage units near River 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. 37 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near River Forest .

How much do self storage units cost in River Forest?

The average cost of a 1 month self storage unit rental in River Forest is $204.83 with prices starting at $9.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the River Forest area. Storage unit sizes range from 8 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 River Forest, Illinois

Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
Locker $55.75 $9.00
5x5 $69.54 $42.00
5x10 $104.79 $70.00
10x10 $165.13 $115.00
10x15 $225.33 $159.00
10x20 $336.23 $192.00

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 River Forest, IL.