5’x10’ storage unit size

how big is a 5×10 storage unit?

Our 5’x10’ storage units are considered our small units which means you can fit everything in a standard walk-in-sized closet including a couch, boxes, filing cabinets, and wardrobes. At XYZ, we are honoured to offer our services to the Greater Toronto Area, including Downtown Toronto East YorkToronto WestEtobicoke, & Scarborough. We take great pride in serving these locations with our top-notch facilities.

how many boxes fit in a 5×10 storage unit?

The number of boxes that can be stored in a 5×10 (50 square ft.) unit depends on the sizing of the boxes, how you packed your belongings, and what else you plan on storing with those boxes. For example, you can fit about 264 of our small storage boxes!

what does a 5×10 storage unit look like?

Our 5×10 storage units are 5 feet wide and 10 feet long and are comparable to a small walk-in closet.

how much does a 5×10 storage unit cost?

5×10 storage unit prices can be different in varying locations and markets. For example, whether you live in the heart of Downtown Toronto or the suburbs would play a role in the cost of the storage unit. On average in Toronto, a 5×10 storage unit costs $242.50 per month. It’s always best to check with the storage facility to ensure that you choose the best storage unit based on your storage needs and budget.

how do you pack a 5×10 storage unit?

When packing a 5×10 storage unit it is important to maximize the space available by stacking boxes vertically; organizing your belongings by what you most frequently need to access in the front; and making sure that you have a clear walking path to access all of your belongings.

5x10 unit illustration

do you have pictures of your 5×10 storage units?

We have pictures of our 5×10 to demonstrate what kind of belongings you can store in a 5×10 storage unit in terms of sizing. The exact look of a 5×10 storage unit depends on which self-storage facility you are looking to rent a unit from and the location of the unit whether that be on the ground floor or second floor.

can a king-size bed fit in a 5×10 storage unit?

A king-size bed can absolutely fit in a 5×10 storage unit. However, depending on what else you plan on storing can have an impact on how it fits within one of our 5×10 storage units. Please check with one of our XYZ Storage experts before renting one of our units to store your king-size bed.



chests of drawers

small dressers

twin or queen mattress

small couches


coffee tables




vacuum cleaners


window air conditioners



lawn mowers


seasonal items

sports gear









small office equipment

extra inventory

paper documents


small to medium-sized boxes

gardening supplies

personal records


can a motorcycle fit in a 5×10 storage unit?

Most motorcycles will be able to fit in a 5×10 storage unit. However, if you plan on storing an above average sized motorcycle then you may want to consider going up a size and renting a 10×10 storage unit especially if you have other belongings you need to store as well.

is there anything I’m not allowed to keep in a XYZ Storage 5×10 unit?

Our 5×10 XYZ Storage unit can fit a lot of belongings such as chairs, electronics, bicycles, paper documents, etc. Unfortunately, there are belongings that you are not allowed to store. For example, any perishable food items, anything living, anything hazardous or flammable, and anything illegal. Any items that fall within these categories must be avoided when storing in an XYZ Storage self-storage unit for everyone’s safety as well as avoiding bugs and rodents.