Available Self Storage: Self Storage FAQ

Looking for a Self Storage FAQ to help you get started with your rental process? We make every effort to make the self storage procedure as simple and straightforward as possible, but we understand that you have a few concerns. Going over the fundamentals before looking for a storage unit might be beneficial, whether you’re a seasoned pro or just getting started. And if you have any questions regarding Available Self Storage’s self storage process, we’ve put up a list of the most common ones. We hope to answer all of your inquiries below, but if we don’t, please do not hesitate to contact us or send us an email. Read through our definitive Self Storage FAQ to learn more about how your belongings are stored at Available Self Storage in Mobile, AL!

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Does renting storage units require insurance?

Yes, you must have insurance when renting a storage space. You may show proof of your own coverage while paying for your unit or take out one of our selected insurance options. We provide a variety of alternatives so that you can pick the best option for you. Ask one of our storage experts at Available Self Storage which plan is ideal for you.

Are locks provided/sold on site?

Yes, we sell a wide selection of storage supplies—including locks—in our office. Choose from packing and moving supplies that include box cutters, packing tape, furniture covers and more at our Available Self Storage office today!

How do I pay my bill online?

Navigate to the top of our website, and you will see a button that says “Pay Bill.” Click this button to log in to your account. From here, click on the storage unit in your account that you wish to pay the bill for. You can also choose to prepay for your upcoming month’s bill.

How do I reach someone after hours?

If you have an urgent issue after business hours, please call our office at 251-471-2767, and press 1 to speak with a representative. You can also submit a contact form through our website’s contact page. Additionally, there is a chat button on the website that can support you. Feel free to call or send us an email at any time!

Can I rent short term?

Yes, our storage facility offers convenient month-to-month rental arrangements. At Available Self Storage, you will never be stuck in a long-term contract. Rent for a month, a few months, or find your long-term storage solution with us.

What discounts do you offer?

Currently, our storage facility offers a variety of storage discounts. Customers ages 65+ can receive our Senior Discount of 5% off monthly. Active duty military members can receive 10% off monthly. Thank you for your service! Additionally, when you refer a friend, you and your friend both receive $50 off your next storage rental. To learn more, contact our office at 251-471-2767 today!

Do you have movers?

No, currently our storage facility does not offer any moving service.

Do you have truck rentals?

No, currently our storage facility does not offer truck rentals.

Do you have storage auctions?

Yes, our storage facility does hold storage auctions. Auctions of storage units occur after fulfilling the state lien law procedure of someone who has not made a payment on their unit. Storage auctions aren’t our favorite side of the business, but they are a part of it. Storage auctions will be held online at StorageAuctions.com, a free self storage auction directory offering real time auction listings, alerts, tools, how-to resources and more. Simply visit the site, and entire the zip code of our storage facility to check-in on any of our current storage auctions.

Can I live or sleep in a storage unit?

No, living in a storage unit is prohibited by various local and federal housing laws. Additionally, living in a storage unit is considered extremely unsafe. Storage unit doors lock from the outside and do not have running water to support a residence.

What storage unit size do I need?

At Available Self Storage, we offer a variety of storage unit sizes to meet any renter’s needs. Depending on the amount of items you are looking to store, how long you are looking to store, and what you are trying to store, different storage unit sizes might serve you better. Our online storage calculator can give you a storage unit size recommendation based on the objects you enter. Simply input any items you plan on placing in your storage unit, and this convenient calculator will provide you with an estimate as to how much storage space you will need. Use this estimate as a reference to selecting your correct storage unit.

When I rent online, can I access my storage unit right away?

Yes. When you rent a storage unit through our contactless storage rentals you are able to access your storage unit immediately once you receive your confirmation email. The online rental process lets you choose your storage unit and pay for it within minutes – it’s that simple. Once the transaction is completed, you can move into your storage unit right away.

Can I access my storage unit at any time?

No, but our storage facility does offer gate access outside of normal business hours. Our storage facility’s gate hours are from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

Did We Answer Your Self Storage FAQ?

At Available Self Storage, we don’t want there to be any confusion when you are entering a rental agreement with us. If you have a question that is not answered above, please call or email our storage facility today for a direct, professional response. We look forward to hearing from you!

Available Self Storage in Mobile, AL

Looking for storage units in Mobile, AL this year? Look no further! Introducing Available Self Storage, a brand new storage facility shortly outside of the downtown area. Choose from a variety of storage amenities, including convenient drive-up storage units, temperature-controlled storage units, and covered parking for personal vehicles. Additionally, for your security, all storage units are housed within fenced and gated perimeter, with 24 hour security cameras and secure keypad entry. Feel comfortable storing your cherished items with Available Self Storage in Mobile, AL this year!

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