Renting self storage unit is something you might consider if you have a lot more stuff to store then you have unit. There are many options when it comes to choosing what kind of storage unit you want to rent. The most important thing to consider is does the rate for the storage unit fit your budget and is the size of the unit going to accommodate what you are tiring to store. Obviously, you want to make sure your renting a unit that will fit everything that you are trying to store but you want to make sure you don’t go overboard either. If you shoot for a fairly large unit and pay a little extra this could be very convenient but if you never use more than half of the unit then your conveniently throwing away money and with this economy who needs that. Also you want to think about what you are storing and how long you are going to be storing it for before you are going to need it again. It would not be very smart to choose a location where you would have to drive a far distance if you’re going to have to go back in forth a lot. If what you are storing is something you might not need to retrieve for a year or longer then having a location further away might not be so bad especially if you can save money on a storage facility that might be a little cheaper.