How Much Storage Do I Need?

We understand that it is important to estimate the correct amount of storage for you needs and it can be particularly daunting if you have never used self storage before.

The best way to estimate your needs is to discuss your requirements with our friendly staff; they have years of experience and will be happy to help.  You can give them a call on 01875 816 222 or simply drop by the store to discuss and also see the storage rooms for yourself.

We have various sized units to suit every need

The room sizes we have available range from 15ft² to 220ft² with the below being just a small selection to help you decide how much space you need. Please let us know if you are interested in a different size than those listed here when requesting a quote.

Lockers between 10ft² and 16ft² are also available. They are ideal for students or anyone storing just a small amounts of belongings or documents.

As a quick guide, we have put together the following information.

A Box Room (25ft² or 2.3m²)

Equivalent to approximately a family car
Contents of a studio or 1 bedroom flat
Perfect for de-cluttering, file storage, small furniture and personal items

Half a Garage (50ft² or 4.6m²)

Equivalent to approximately a transit van or a garden shed
Contents of a 1-2 bedroom house
Perfect for de-cluttering, file storage, downsizing, moving home or a document store for a small business

A Luton Van (75ft² or 6.9m²)

Equivalent to approximately a luton van or a car parking space
Contents of a 2-3 bedroom house
Perfect for moving home or storage during renovations

A Standard Garage (100ft² or 9.3m²)

Equivalent to approximately a standard garage or two transit vans
Contents of a 3 bedroom house
Perfect for downsizing, moving home or renting out a property

A Large Garage (150ft² or 13.9m²)

Equivalent to approximately a large garage or 20ft container
Contents of a 3-4 bedroom house
Perfect for downsizing, moving home, renting out a property or as a stock room for a small business

A Double Garage (200ft² or 18.5m²)

Equivalent to approximately a double garage
Contents of a 4- 5 bedroom house
Perfect for moving home, renting out a property or storage for a medium sized business

Example Storage Rooms

You can see the size of some of our storage rooms in our virtual store tour. The tabs below will take you directly to the rooms.


Room 1204 (25ft²)

Room 1301 (50ft²)

Room 1005 (125ft²)

Room 1204 (25ft²)

Room 1301 (50ft²)

Room 1005 (125ft²)

Room 1204 (25ft²)

Room 1301 (50ft²)

Room 1005 (125ft²)

Why Choose Ladybird Self Storage?

  • 24/7 CCTV Monitoring
  • Dry and Secure

  • Free Van Hire Available

  • Ladybird Price Promise

  • Pick-up & Delivery Service

  • Free Access 7 Days a Week

  • Local Storage

  • Flexible to Suit Your Needs