CALCULATOR

How Much Space Do You Need?

You can quickly estimate the size of the storage unit you’ll need. First, make a list of all the large items you’ll be storing that should be put on the floor of the unit. The chart below gives you the estimated square feet of some commonly stored things. Add up the total square feet for all of these items, and you’ll have a good idea of the size storage unit you will need. Smaller items like boxes, dining room chairs, end tables, small TV’s, etc. can be placed on top of larger items.

Total Area will give you the approximate size unit you will need Total Square Feet of all large items = ______+ All things not shown on list = _____

Item Square Feet
Appliances 8
Table 15
China Cabinet/Hutch 7
Dresser 9
Bookcase 5
Desk 13
Sofa 22
Item Square Feet
Love Seat 15
Large Chairs 9
Mattress 6
Bed 3
Filing Cabinet 3
Unit Square Feet
5 x 5 25
5 x 10 50
6 x 10 60
5 x 15 75
10 x 10 100
10 x 15 150
10 x 20 200
10 x 30 300