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Life Storage in Alvin (#272)

1238 FM 1462 Rd Alvin, TX 77511
  • Phone: 281-331-0800
  • Office Hours
    • Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm
    • Saturday: 9am - 6pm
    • Sunday: 12pm - 4pm
  • Access Hours
    • Daily: 6:00am—10:00pm
  • Office Closings
    • 11/24 - All Day
    • Closed for Lunch:
    • 1pm to 2pm , Mon-Sat.
Store Hours
  • Office Hours
    • Mon-Fri: 9am - 6pm
    • Saturday: 9am - 6pm
    • Sunday: 12pm - 4pm
  • Access Hours
    • Daily: 6:00am—10:00pm
  • Office Closings
    • 11/24 - All Day
    • Closed for Lunch: 1pm to 2pm , Mon-Sat.

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Map & Directions

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    Located near Nolan Ryan Exhibition Center

Serving Alvin

Relocating to Alvin is a breeze. While your new home may not have a basement, you'll find that Life Storage, situated off I-35, is a convenient place to house your extra possessions. With 40-foot truck access for the large hauls, you'll be afforded plenty of needed space. We also offer a free truck rental with your unit rental to help transport your belongings. Our storage facility is located around the bend from Alvin Community College on FM1462.

Our 1238 FM 1462 Rd location has been providing self storage in Houston since 2004. With over 700 locations nationwide, Life Storage is one of the largest, most reputable self storage companies in the world. Founded in 1985, we were formerly known as Uncle Bob's Self Storage until changing our name in 2016.

This Life Storage location also proudly serves: Alvin, Hillcrest, Algoa, Rosharon

Location Features

  • Life Storage Store Climate Controlled Storage Units

    Climate Controlled storage spaces provide a temperature controlled environment for your belongings. These spaces keep your items cool in the summer and heated in the winter, and are ideal for protecting items such as wood, electronics, and plastic that can be damaged from temperature changes and extremes. Learn more about the benefits of climate controlled storage here.

  • Life Storage Store Use our Moving Van or Truck Free with Storage Rental!

    When you rent storage, we'll rent you our moving van or truck for free! You receive 25 miles free as well. Rental times will vary based on time slot availability, and we allow one use per storage space rented. For further details contact your local storage manager or read our van and truck rental guide here.

  • Life Storage Store Surveillance Cameras

    Smile, you're on camera! Surveillance cameras are positioned throughout the facility to create a safer environment by monitoring traffic in and out of the facility and deterring trespassers.

  • Life Storage Store Fenced & Lighted

    Fencing around this facility is designed to limit access only to customers with assigned electronic access codes. Grounds, aisles and interior hallways are lighted for safety and convenience.

  • Life Storage Store 40' Truck Access

    The entrance, aisles, and most drive-up accessible storage units are wide enough to accommodate large vehicles, up to and including 40' moving trucks.

  • Life Storage Store Boxes & Packing Supplies Sold Here

    This Life Storage location carries a full line of moving and storage supplies such as boxes, packing tape, packing materials, and more! Our supplies help move awkward items like wardrobes and big screen TVs and keep delicate items like dishes safe during moving and storage. Stop in our office before the big move for your supplies! For helpful moving and packing tips, visit our guide here.

Reviews for Life Storage in Alvin (#272)

(4.75 out of 5) based on 48 reviews

We ask our customers about their experience with us at three points during their stay at Life Storage. We've collected over 100,000 surveys, and shown below is just a small sample of what customers are saying about Life Storage in Alvin (#272). We're proud of our team of store associates, our facility, and the great things we hear from our customers!

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  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "The workers here were so nice and friendly and so helpful it was great thank you! "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.9 out of 5

    "The site manager "Rita" is awesome. I enjoyed doing business with her. Also greets you with a smile and her voice on the phone is so pleasant when you call in. "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "Just overall great experience "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Is a very great place and Mrs Rita is a very lovely person. Always great to see her."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.0 out of 5

    "The prices are to high. I have told one of the workers about a middle wheel on one of your cart that it is broken and hard to push cart for the last 4 months. What will it take to get it fixed. This is in 900 storage area. Please fix it."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.0 out of 5

    "I would like to say thanks for being there when I need assist but I will be leaving soon because I can't afford your new rate."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Everyone is always understanding and kind and I am extremely thankful"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Helped me secure the right size of storage unit for my items. Also, the use of a moving van was another added benefit that was offered. That was a tremendous help. "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "service, friendliness, convenience."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "I loved the fact that when the management I had moved my stuff out of stuff they went ahead and closed my account. I thought this was amazing because I moved to a different city and really thought it was going to be a huge hassle but to my surprise, it was already taken care of. Thanks!"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.3 out of 5

    "Service person helped me with all parts of my move issues...contract, truck etc"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.4 out of 5

    "good place, but gripe is that it is REALLY expensive. Had to use because of availability"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Great service!"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "Price was a bit on the high side compared to other storage facilities with climate controlled buildings in the immediate area."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "The staff always went above and beyond to make sure we were happy customers. "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "it has been a please to store with you. I don't know for how much longer, but will enjoy every minute of it."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    3.7 out of 5

    "The outside lighting needs to be repaired. When my wife and I visited our storage locker last week during the evening, the outside lights did not appear to be working. It was way too dark on the grounds for us to feel safe."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Great experience. Wonderful staff at Alvin."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.2 out of 5

    "As we live out of state, we don't have a lot of interaction with your staff. So I cannot accurately Answer your questions at this time. My payments are made online. "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "It's the highest quality storage facility in the whole of Alvin. Prices are adequate and not beyond affordability. People there are incredibly friendly, personable, helpful, trustworthy and dependably professional. I'm very satisfied! Thanks Rita and others! :) "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "We had taken +some items to the storage unit one day and when we left we did not close the door. Totally surprised when we got call not long after getting home that we had not closed the door. The attendant was very helpful and had closed the door for us. We will diffently recommend this factilty to everyone."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.0 out of 5

    "Gate code was incorrect. Talked to manager and it was corrected. Good Job."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "this venue,i find hard to find fault with.there are x amount of items pertaining to all locations of this type.you have covered them all very well."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.0 out of 5

    "All expectations were met."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "I made the right choice and will do it again if the need arises The staff goes way above and beyond answering every question. And need Many Thanks"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Very happy customer"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "You explained everything very well."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Ms. Rita was awesome. She is wonderful when it comes to customer service. Felt more like visiting family than doing a business transaction. You do not find the kind of service Ms. Rita gave nowadays. Thank You Ms. Rita for doing all you have to make sure our move went so smooth."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Ms. Rita is a blessing, a genuinely pure heart of a woman. She always took the time to meet my needs and made my individual experience personal. I had some really rough periods during my rental history with Uncle Bob's and I never felt second class. I feel she is a true treasure and am honored to have had the opportunity to work with her. Thanks Donna"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.4 out of 5

    "Too expensive"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "The service I received was great."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Staff was super nice and very helpful!"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Rita was awesome and very helpful, I'm glad I'm storing with Uncle Bobs [Life Storage]."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "The Staff was very helpful!"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "This is the first time in my life that I have ever rented storage. I really enjoyed my experience with your employee. Was thrilled to have use of the moving truck. I feel good about the security you have there. Thank you for your professionalism. "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.3 out of 5

    "Pricing is above average for my size of unit and there are tons of spiders. Other than that I am satisfied."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "great service"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "The site manager "Rita" was fantastic. I enjoyed doing business which her very much. At one time I had 4 storage lockers and would often visit them while the construction of my house was underway. I would often bring my kids with me and always felt they were safe while on site."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "The Alvin location rates high with me!"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Awesomeness...."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "Associate was very knowledgeable about the business. Very helpful"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.6 out of 5

    "Nope, i like it just the way it is."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    3.8 out of 5

    "They should give a veterans discount. Overall one of the best ventilated climate controlled storage facilities. The only thing the facility managers could do better is to dust the climate control storage hallways at least once per week."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.9 out of 5

    "Great people and great place.. thank you!!"

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    4.8 out of 5

    "Thank you for having the truck."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Nice, modern bldg. Always clean, tidy both inside and out. Security gates are always operational, so I feel that my items are secure."

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "Rita is amazing! She was very knowledgeable and invested in our needs as customers. "

  • Life Storage in Alvin (#272)
    5.0 out of 5

    "we have had 2 units at the Alvin location and have been very satisfied with the people working there as well as the units."