Storage Units Atlanta
Reserve cheap Atlanta storage units near you.
Atlanta, business hub of the Peach State
The city of Atlanta is one of the oldest cities in Georgia, established in 1837 at the intersection of (2) railroad lines. Atlanta is home to some 500,000 plus residents and servicing their self-storage needs are some 1300 different locations in Metro Atlanta and the suburbs. With so many options, self storage Atlanta has a lot to offer, from a new resident moving to Atlanta and needing to hold their belongings in a safe and secure place for temp storage, to the avid sportsman that has to have a place to store his boat, rifles, or camping gear in the off-season. Atlanta is located near Decatur and Marietta, east of Birmingham and about 350 miles northwest of Jaskconville.
Corporate operations comprise a large portion of Atlanta’s economy, grossing nearly 300 billion yearly. The city serves as the regional, national, or global headquarters for many corporations. Atlanta contains the country’s third largest concentration of Fortune 500 companies, and the city is the global headquarters of corporations such as The Coca-Cola Company, The Home Depot, and Delta Air Lines. Along with large institutions, Atlanta also has a booming small business climate. These businesses both small and large use storage facilities for all kinds of business operations from storing excess office equipment to offsite storage for business records and archives. Per Federal law some organizations must store hard copies of data for up to 10 years and this creates a need for long term offsite of a self storage unit.
Student Self Storage in Atlanta
Along with the incredible commercial activity, Atlanta has some of the nation’s oldest and most revered Universities in the world. The city of Atlanta is home to some (7) public and (10) private institutions. One of the oldest and most prestigious Universities is Spellman College. Spellman is not only one of the oldest colleges in Atlanta, it is also a historically Black college and one of the oldest Women’s colleges in the United States. Being one of the oldest and having such longevity means you really learn how to do things the right way based on your experiences both good and bad. When it comes to self storage options Spellman College is really ahead of the game by offering the services of companies like CollegeBoxs.com. Students are able to log on to collegeboxs.com and are given options for pickup and delivery, short and long term storage, as well as help with packing and front door delivery.
Atlanta self-storage facilities give you a variety of options for climate controlled spaces. You can choose sizes from 5X5 to 10X30, with options for how hot or how dry your unit is with the guarantee of a someone monitoring the temps for you and helping you to keep the value of your collectibles. The prices range from nearly $59 dollars a month to almost $300 a month depending on size and additional needs. Metro Atlanta, being a slave to its US Highway and Interstate system, has many of its largest storage facilities positioned along many of the smaller US Highways and all along the major veins into Metro Atlanta such as Interstates 20, 75, and 285 and Highways 401 and 402.
Does the weather in Atlanta affect what storage units I should rent?
The City of Atlanta is located in the northwestern part of the state of Georgia and because of that boasts some of the mildest weather in the state with an average temperature of 61 degrees F. Atlanta does get hot though with as many as 30+ days over 90 degrees F in 2012. With such mild temperatures things tend to last longer, cars don’t rust as fast as they would in a coastal city with the salt spray, fabrics tend to last longer as well. These conditions are ideal for collectors and as every good collector knows you have to have a place to store your bounty when you run out of space in the basement or the living room.