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Best Storage Units in Lakewood, CA

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Lakewood Storage Units on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.



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2601 East South Street, Long Beach, CA 90805 Rating

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4.3 (52)

Why choose this provider?

Stor-It Self Storage of Long Beach is a storage unit facility that has been serving Lakewood and the surrounding areas since 1985. It is a family-owned business providing a range of storage units to its customers. Unit sizes vary, starting from small 5 ft. x 5 ft. units to large 10 ft. x 30 ft. ones. Managers are on-site to assist customers. Self-storage packing supplies are also available to customers who may need them.

  • Self Service

3050 Orange Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807 Rating

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4.5 (52)
4.5 (19)
5.0 (5)

Why choose this provider?

Storco Self Storage is a self-storage company serving Lakewood and other areas. Its facility is equipped with electronic gate access, security lighting, and 24-hour video monitoring. The storage units have ground-level drive-up access and roll-up doors for easy loading and unloading. The company also offers parking spaces for cars and RVs. It accommodates residential and business entities and can hold miscellaneous items like documents, books, office equipment, and furniture. It also provides document shredding services and the use of carts and dollies.

  • Vehicle Storage
  • Self Service

3750 East Spring Street, Long Beach, CA 90806 Rating

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4.6 (38)
3.5 (15)
5.0 (1)

Why choose this provider?

Don Temple Storage specializes in providing storage solutions for vehicle owners. Serving Lakewood, the facility offers storage space that can fit recreational vehicles, automobiles, and boats. The company also has storage space that is large enough to accommodate mobile homes and yachts. Since the facility is open daily, tenants may access their vehicles any day of the week. Don Temple Storage has been in service since 1968. Its current general manager, Manuel Silva, has been with the company since 2008.

  • Vehicle Storage

2009 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90804 Rating

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4.2 (20)
4.0 (8)

Why choose this provider?

Long Beach Stor All operates a family-owned self-storage facility near the Lakewood metro. The company's storage property offers six unit sizes, with measurements that range from 24 to 200 square feet. These storage units accommodate different load types, including the contents of lockers and one-car garages. Its facility has an installed 24/7 camera monitoring system to ensure the protection of tenants and their belongings. Professionals from Long Beach Stor All aim for customer-friendly services and strive to meet clients' expectations.

  • Self Service

Compare our Top Storage Units

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Stor-It Self Storage of Long Beach
2601 East South Street, Long Beach, CA 90805
Storco Self Storage
3050 Orange Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
Don Temple Storage
3750 East Spring Street, Long Beach, CA 90806
Long Beach Stor All
2009 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90804


  • Introduction

    Storage units are secure, enclosed spaces that people rent to store possessions they aren't using or they don't have space for in their homes. Some of the most popular items to put in a storage unit are old furniture, vehicles, seasonal clothing, mattresses, toys, art, and other collectibles.

    Storage units are leased from the owner of a storage facility, which usually has many of such units on a single lot. Units are typically rented per month, with a rental agreement that details activities and items that are prohibited in the unit.

    At some facilities, there are indoor and outdoor units. The indoor units are sometimes climate-controlled. Units usually come in a range of sizes for different amounts of storage, with the price fluctuating based on the size and other amenities like climate control and electricity.
  • How much do storage units cost on average?

    The average cost of renting a storage unit can fall in a range between $20 and $450 per month. The variance in price depends on a variety of factors, such as size, the value of the items being stored, and whether it is temperature controlled.

  • Can you live in a storage unit?

    No. Living in a storage unit violates the rules of most storage unit rental companies, and most local and federal housing laws require that the owners of a storage facility evict anyone found living in one of the units.

  • How can you figure out what size storage unit you need?

    To select a storage unit big enough to fit your belongings but not so large that you'll be paying for unfilled space, put the possessions you intend to store in one place, calculate the approximate volume by measuring the height, length, and width of the load and multiplying them together.

  • How do you know if you need a storage unit?

    If you have more possessions than you have space to store them in your home, you may need a storage unit. It's a practical, cost-effective option to put things that you don't use often or are not appropriate for the current season in another location.

  • Does homeowners insurance cover a storage unit?

    Most homeowners insurance policies don't cover storage units automatically. If your homeowners policy has coverage for "off-premises personal property," items in a storage unit are usually included.

  • How do you store clothing in a storage unit?

    An important consideration when storing clothing in a storage unit is making sure it stays dry. When storage facilities are not climate-controlled, you'll want to use a vacuum-sealed bag or a wardrobe box to protect your clothes against moisture and insects.