How Much Do Storage Containers And Storage Units Cost?

Steel shipping containers

In today’s modern landscape, optimizing space utilization and ensuring utmost security is essential for storing goods and materials. Both businesses and individuals consistently seek storage solutions that allow them to make the most of their available space while providing robust security measures for their stored belongings.

Many would recommend container storage rentals as the best solution, but how much do they cost?

The cost of storage containers and units can vary depending on various factors such as location, size, duration of rental, and additional services provided. In this article, we’ll be looking at the things to consider when renting container storage rentals and storage units and the different costs.

Container Storage

The things to consider when container storage rentals vary depending on:

  • Size
  • Rental duration
  • Location

If you want to buy new, steel shipping containers can cost anywhere from a few thousand dollars to several thousand dollars, depending on the size and quality. The cost of used storage containers can be lower, typically ranging from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars.

Storage Units

Storage unit costs can vary significantly depending the same variables with location, size and features of the facility. On average, monthly rental prices for a small storage unit (5×5 or 5×10 feet) in Canada range from around $60 to $150.

  • Larger storage units will have higher prices, and additional features like climate control, 24/7 access, and security measures may increase the cost.
  • Prices may vary between provinces and cities, with urban areas generally having higher storage unit prices.

Remember that these are general price ranges, and it’s important to contact local storage providers depending on your location or visit their websites for accurate and up-to-date pricing information specific to your needs.

Steel Shipping Containers for Rent

If you want to rent storage containers, Shield Storage is happy to help!

At Shield Storage, our 20’ steel shipping containers are available for rent in our 4 locations – Calgary, Edmonton, Langley, and Regina. Steel shipping containers are a cost-effective, secure, and water-tight solution for storing your items safely. Rest assured that your possessions are protected against the elements and possible theft.

We offer different lease options to fit your needs. We also offer steel shipping containers for rent and heavy equipment rentals, such as flat decks and container chassis for storage use.

Our 20’ storage containers start at $129.99 per month. Contact us if you have any questions about renting a steel storage container today!