Information of Self Storage
Self Storages in Hong Kong
The business of Self storages has a history of more than 10 years in Hong Kong. Over the years, the scale of the industry has been growing and gradually matured. Today, there are more and more storage providers emerged in the market, running in various business models with numerous storage options provided, which some users may find it very confusing. To find out more information about self storages in Hong Kong, consumers can refer to the report of reviews and comparisons of 13 self storage and 6 storage box providers in Hong Kong featuring in the CHOICE Magazine (Issue 465) dated in March 2020 published by the Consumer Council.
- In general, diverse storage services are provided to cater for different needs, with specific storage facility options for special items:
- Wine storage
Temperature of the storage space are carefully controlled and maintained between 14°C and 17°C, and humidity between 65% and 75%, equipped with sound absorption and shockproof to ensure the best storage space for wine.
- Smart storage
Use of advanced technology and functions to transport the storage warehouse directly to the customer, without any manual process, providing an easy and convenient experience.
- Bicycle storage
Compartments of the storage space are specifically designed for storing bicycles. Some operators provide additional public spaces and tools for bicycle assembly or simple maintenances, as well as independent changing rooms and shower equipment.
- Toy storage
Providing an exclusive “display space” to create a personal and private space for toy collectors.
- Clothing storage
Equipped with clothes rails and shelves to save customers’ troubles of storing clothes in changing seasons.
Managing files with professional file boxes and classification with barcode labels, and complying with barcode scanners for records to ensure seamless movement and proper transfer of data files. With additional destruction services for disposal of discarded and confidential data, customers’ documents and data files are strictly handled and safe through different procedures.
- The charges of storage boxes are generally calculated on a monthly basis for each storage box, with limitations of space and weight of the storage. Transportation fee will also be charged for each delivery. To be a smart consumer, customers must understand and familiarize themselves with calculations of various charges and service hours.
Consumers are encouraged to choose and adopt the services of mini storage carefully according to their personal needs and to pay attention to the related details.
- To ensure safe storage of items, consider operating companies that comply with fire safety guidelines.
- To fully understand the calculations of areas, service contents, charging methods, etc.
- To inspect the environment of the mini storage on site, including security facilities, sanitary standards, constant temperature control, etc.
- To avoid storing large amounts of money and valuables.
Self storage size
There are other self storage sizes available (the area is for reference only)