Despite that, according to SpareFoot, nearly 10% of households also rent a self-storage unit.
That is a lot of storage units!
Just over a year ago, in July 2016, we cleared out our storage unit. We were paying $185 a month for a small storage unit, mainly for photo albums and childhood items.
We only had the storage unit for around 6 months, but in that small amount of time we had already spent $1,110 in storage unit costs.
That's just an unbelievable amount of money to spend on things that we knew we weren’t going to need or use for at least several years. [Read more…]