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Customer Reviews - Columbus

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in Columbus, 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 Toni Chambers at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#8341)

"I have had a very good experience here. Tina Merriman is so helpful."

June 20, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Nick Ryan at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#8341)

"Fantastic service and great customer service. Quick and easy to sign up and clean facility"

June 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Christian LaPointe at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#1059)

"Jen was amazing. Very personable and made renting a unit very easy"

June 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Aaron Mueller at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#1059)

"Great place, Jen in the office was amazing and super helpful. Signing up for a unit was very painless."

June 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Elise Frazee at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#682)

"Michael, the area manager, was very considerate. He called me on his personal cell phone, listened to me, and responded accordingly. He made sure to get me the best deal possible, which is very important to me as a college student. I felt heard and represented. Would recommend LifeStorage!"

June 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Christopher Brawley at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#1059)

"Competitive prices; large selection of clean units; friendly service from Jenn"

May 30, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Shanon Saunders at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#1059)

"No problems. Manager was always available, helpful and kind. Wonderful doing business with you guys"

May 28, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Dif Johnson at Life Storage, Whitehall, OH (#684)

"Great prices. Great place for storage in this area"

May 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Rita D at Life Storage, Whitehall, OH (#684)

"Great Service Definitely recommend"

May 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Chris M at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#1059)

"Easy check-in and reservation. I called to cancel my reservation after emptying my unit and to my surprise, Jen had already completed the process. She’s super friendly and easy to work with. I will definitely be recommending this place to anyone around the area."

May 25, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Jennifer Pritchett at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#688)

"Tonya is an unstoppable force of positivity and made my trip to this storage facility a totally different experience than I was expecting. She will definitely be able to get you the right space for your storage needs and brighten you day while doing so."

May 24, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars KB Curry at Life Storage, Whitehall, OH (#684)

"Tonya did an awesome job and made the experience easy!!!"

May 23, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Barbara Taylor at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#8341)

"Tina was an amazing help and a great customer service rep"

May 19, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Todd McMunn at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#8341)

"As bad the company is as a whole, Tina was the ONLY bright light of the entire process! With constant over billing, raising rent, ect Tina always had my best interest in mind. Very professional, and understanding to say the least! Thank you Tina for putting up with me, and always looking out!Good luck in all you do, and God bless!"

May 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars damere davis at Life Storage, Whitehall, OH (#684)

"Excellent customer service. Great service. With. Low. Rates. I have used this storage facility for sometime now and have always had a great experience."

May 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars John Wilson at Life Storage, Columbus, OH (#8341)

"Tina Merriman is the Store Manager. Awesome customer service . Friendly and courteous."

May 14, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What size storage unit do I need in Columbus, OH?

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 Columbus, OH 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 Columbus, our prices start at $38 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 Columbus, our prices start at $61 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 Columbus, our prices start at $109 for a 10x10 unit.

Should I rent climate controlled storage in Columbus?

Since Columbus temperatures can become oppressively hot, we recommend climate controlled storage units to help protect your belongings over time. 7 of our stores offer climate controlled storage units near Columbus .

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. 8 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near Columbus .

How much do self storage units cost in Columbus?

The average cost of a 1 month self storage unit rental in Columbus is $180.29 with prices starting at $38.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the Columbus area. Storage unit sizes range from 25 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 Columbus, Ohio

Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
5x5 $48.00 $38.00
5x10 $79.60 $61.00
10x10 $139.13 $109.00
10x15 $182.85 $154.00
10x20 $250.50 $188.00

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 Columbus, OH.