frequently asked questions about Etobicoke self storage

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If you are exploring renting a self-storage unit to help solve your storage problems it can be a stressful experience, especially for the first time. You likely have many questions about the self-storage units, the cost, the self-storage facility features, and much more! Check out our most frequently asked questions about our Etobicoke facility on Lakeshore Blvd. Still, have more questions? Visit our self-storage location and our storage experts would be more than happy to help answer any questions or concerns about renting with us.

Q1. How much does a storage unit cost in Etobicoke?

The price of renting a storage unit in Etobicoke might change based on a number of variables, such as location, size, and demand. A 5′ x 5′ storage unit would cost less than a 10′ x 15′ unit because you would be paying more for extra square footage. Our Etobicoke facility offers the further benefits of having truck rental options available for our renters, first-rate customer service, and a wide range of services for our customers, which keeps XYZ Storage’s pricing competitive in the market.

Q2. Should I rent climate-controlled storage in Etobicoke?

Several factors make a climate-controlled storage container quite advantageous. The major goal is to protect your possessions from long-term harm while they are being stored. It is a climate-controlled unit that helps shield your possessions from seasonal variations in humidity and temperature. That is definitely something to think about, especially if you want to keep furniture, electronics, wine, pictures, works of art, and any other temperature-sensitive objects.

Q3. What is the advantage of storage with drive-up access?

Keeping your stuff in a self-storage facility with drive-up access has a lot of benefits. The key benefit is that renters may easily drive up to their apartment, unload and offload their stuff, and then drive away from the property. For all of our tenants, it is a really useful function that eliminates the need to rely on the temperature and weather outside.

Q4. What are the hours of access at the Etobicoke location?

Our self-storage facility in Etobicoke is open from 9 am to 7 pm EST, Monday through Friday, and from 9 am to 5 pm EST, on Saturday and Sunday. During these times, you are welcome to access your self-storage unit and use our facilities.

Q5. How are payments made for self-storage units at the Etobicoke location?

We provide a variety of payment options for your self-storage unit at our Etobicoke location, so you can select the one that works best for you.

  1. Use our website to make payments online while remaining in the comfort of your own home.
  2. Visit our self-storage location and make a cash or credit card payment.
  3. Set up auto-pay through our online portal, and your credit card will be debited for your unit each month.

Q6. Do I have 24 access to my storage unit?

There is 24-hour access at this self-storage facility. Please submit a request to our Etobicoke storage specialists, and it will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Q7. Do I need to bring my own lock for my unit at the Etobicoke location? If yes, what type of lock?

If you forget to bring your own, you can buy one at our self-storage facility in Etobicoke. But, we ask that you bring your own lock for your self-storage unit. Any lock will do as long as you have faith in its ability to keep your possessions safe and secure.

Q8. How do I find my self-storage unit at the Etobicoke location?

Please speak with one of our self-storage specialists when you first arrive at the Etobicoke facility so they can confirm the validity of your identification and payment card. Your access code and the location of your self-storage unit within your facility will subsequently be given to you. After your initial visit, you may always ask our staff for help or utilize the maps at our elevators if you need help finding your unit.

Q9. What is my gate access code?

You will receive this code at the beginning of the renting procedure. If you’ve forgotten, you can phone us or visit the Etobicoke location’s front desk, and our staff will be more than pleased to assist you.

Q10. Where do I park when visiting the Etobicoke location?

While visiting their self-storage unit or speaking with our storage experts, clients can park in the parking lot.

Q11. Why is the price different on my lease agreement? I thought I was getting a promotion!

Your lease’s pricing reflects the unit’s regular cost without any discounts. Your account might receive promotions for a brief period of time. For instance, you might get a reduction on your first full month of rent, but you’ll have to pay the full rental fee for the other months after the first one.

Q12. There are multiple prices for the same locker size at different facilities. Why are some more expensive than others? That locker is the same size. Why is it less expensive?

The cost of a self-storage unit is determined by the facility’s location, the level of demand, and the size of the storage unit.