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Customer Reviews - Detroit

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in Detroit, 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 Phyllis Chae at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was very helpful, accommodating, great sense of humor, and knowledge of many things even countries:) glad we found this place. Matthew is the very best!!"

January 25, 2023
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Chanora Scott at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was awesome. He knew what size storage unit I needed and got me a reasonable price per month. I would highly recommend life storage at this location."

January 07, 2023
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Lauren Jones at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was incredibly helpful and friendly! Helped me get the best deals and we laughed the whole way through. 10/10!"

January 02, 2023
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars lida Qari at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was very helpful and explain everything so I can understand what I’m getting!"

December 29, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Zerah Garibay at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"All I have to say is that Matthew is a lifesaver! He went beyond with explaining everything and helped me pick the right option for me. I’d be so lost he if hadn’t been there to help me out! He answered all my questions and showed me different units. Ask for him if you’re ever thinking of getting a unit! He’s the absolute best!"

December 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Martavia Moody at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matt assisted me with my move-out paperwork - quick and efficient. So appreciative!!"

December 20, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Terese Pohl at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Great customer service. Clean accessible storage! Matthew was friendly and helpful."

November 16, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Kelly Lehman at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was so helpful!! He worked with us to figure out a great discount and worked to make the process as seem less as possible. Highly recommend!"

November 15, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars 6287rj at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Solid experience. Friendly clean and professional."

November 15, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Emina Palevic at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was very helpful and kind. He showed me the storage unit which was also very clean. I highly recommend this location."

October 24, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Lisa Bujan at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matt was very quick to return to the office from on site, cordial and patient with me as he provided a tour of the facility and helped set me up with exactly what I needed."

October 12, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars renee brumm at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Front desk was super helpful! Needed a place to put my stuff for a while and they had tons of options and were super helpful! Kept asking if the location was alright and let me see the unit before purchasing!"

September 21, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Tony Trotta at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Very nice clean facility. Use of push carts with casters was very helpful while transporting large items. Well lite area and lockers were very clean. Matt at the service desk was very helpful assigning the locker, showing us the size storage prior to renting, explaining all the Insurance requirements, product recommended in locker to maintain a dry locker, and he showed us how to properly close and lock the locker. Thank you - Matt."

September 19, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Lynda at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Matthew was amazing! He was so helpful and courteous. He looked up different options for me and asked me questions to help with my needs. Then he kindly showed me the unit that I could use, and even gave me a reduced rate option. It was a very helpful and positive experience."

September 14, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Lindsay Shimon at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Everyone here has been so awesome! They helped me figure out what size would be best and helped get me a great deal!! Matthew was especially amazing!!"

September 13, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars John Wyatt at Life Storage, Sterling Heights, Michigan (#8351)

"Very easy check in process and great customer service from Matthew!"

September 10, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What size storage unit do I need in Detroit, ?

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 Detroit, MI 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 Detroit, our prices start at $33 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 Detroit, our prices start at $50 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 Detroit, our prices start at $84 for a 10x10 unit.

Should I rent climate controlled storage in Detroit?

With cold winters and occasionally hot summers in Detroit, we recommend climate controlled storage units to help protect your belongings over time. 2 of our stores offer climate controlled storage units near Detroit .

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. 1 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near Detroit .

How much do self storage units cost in Detroit?

The average cost of a 1 month self storage unit rental in Detroit is $86.83 with prices starting at $33.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the Detroit area. Storage unit sizes range from 25 sq. ft. to 250 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 Detroit, Michigan

Climate Controlled Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
5x5 $38.67 $33.00
5x10 $55.13 $50.00
10x10 $105.00 $84.00
10x15 $142.00 $117.00
10x20 $206.33 $169.00

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 Detroit, MI.