Where to find Peterborough storage units

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Where to find Peterborough storage units

Finding storage units in Peterborough, Ontario has long been a difficult task. Most Peterborough self storage units are completely full and given that it's also cottage country, many are seeking RV parking in Peterborough or boat storage in Peterborough as well. Being a student in Peterborough, you're likely wanting to find a fast, easy option for your student self-storage options.

Students! What's more annoying that not having a place to store your stuff over the summer months? How about if you sublet your space or need a place to put your belongings out of town?

If you are at Trent University looking for storage, there are a few options. You can either share space with a Host who will open up their garage, 2nd bedroom or shed to help you store your belongings for a fraction of the cost. Another option is to find a self-storage nearby in Peterborough near the campus that allows easy storage for those months you're not there.
A new location called Giant Tiger Storage in Peterborough provides storage units, RV parking, boat storage and vehicle storage.
Need to know what size you require? Here's a handy guide:

5′ x 10′ (similar to a small walk-in closet)
A 5x10 space will accommodate small furnishings of a bachelor or small one bedroom apartment; these items may include a couch, mattress and bed, dining table and chairs, some boxes plus some outdoor items (motorcycles, outdoor furniture, winter tires, bicycles, lawn mower, tools, etc)


5′ x 15′ (similar to a large walk-in closet)
Typically a one-bedroom apartment will fit into a 5x15 space.


10′ x 10′ (approximately an average-sized bedroom)
This size can accommodate an entire family room (sofa, coffee table, chairs, bookshelves, etc.) and two full bedrooms (mattress sets, night stands, dressers, etc.)


10′ x 15′ (approximately a large bedroom)
Perfect for a three bedroom home; can accommodate large furniture items like washer/dryer and other appliances.


10′ x 20′ (single-car garage)
Furniture from an entire multiple-bedroom house, including large furniture (sofas, chairs, tables, appliances, etc.) and several boxes