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Extra Space Self Storage

Extra Space Self Storage ® is one of the most renowned self storage companies in the US, they have several facilities across the United States, offering different types of units and extra services…


Extra space logo
Extra Space Logo

Extra Space Storage Inc®. is a Real Estate Investment Trust based in Cottonwood Heights, Utah, nearby Salt Lake City. It provides self storage services throughout the USA.

Extra Space Self Storage® owns or operates 634 self storage facilities in 32 states (including Washington, D.C.). The Company’s properties comprise more than 425,000 storage units and 47,000,000 square feet (4,400,000 m2) rented by over 340,000 tenants. The Company is the second largest operator of self storage in the United States.

Outdoor storage units (Click to enlarge)
Outdoor Storage Units
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Extra Space Self Storage® has for over 30 years been involved in the self storage industry. Extra Space’s mission is based around the following goals: maximize customer satisfaction, provide excellent products and services, develop and maintain mutually beneficial business relationships, increase shareholder value, grow the business, and make Extra Space a great place to work.

“Extra Space Self Storage® is a growth-oriented company creating a new standard in the self-storage industry. Both customers and communities benefit from Extra Space Storage’s professional approach to storage. Featuring attractive, convenient and secure facilities operated by professional managers, Extra Space Storage® seeks to change the association of self storage as a temporary holding place for rarely-used things to a desirable, safe, and customer-oriented facility perfectly suited for maintaining and accessing valued personal and business possessions.”

Extra space storage (Click to enlarge)
Extra Space Storage®
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Extra Space Self Storage® facilities are conveniently located near major thoroughfares, offering standard unit sizes ranging from 5’x5′ to 10’x30′, with an average height of 8 ft [Check unit sizes…] Some of their storage units are climate controlled, for those in need of storage of sensitive goods; also they offer Boat & RV self storage services. Some of their facilities also offer free move-in trucks, generally these trucks are available for rent at all their storage warehouses.

“Store your recreational vehicle, boat or car in one of our secure, outdoor RV/Boat parking spaces, availability and size vary by location.”


Extra Space Storage – Offering self storage solutions for US residents since 1977. They offer different kind of units and lots of extra features on a large number of storage facilities across the United States.

Wikipedia – Wiki info about Extra Space Self Storage®.

High Beam – “GE selling Storage USA for $2.3b”. Article from Connecticut Post about the selling of Storage USA by General Electric, to Extra Space Storage®.

SelfStorage – Find storage companies around US.

US Storage Search – Search for self storage facilities in USA.


All Extra Space Self Storage® facilities offer a wide variety of boxes and packing supplies, on-site management, inside units with access through a hallway, pushing carts, outdoor units with roll-up doors. All Extra Space Self Storage facilities have electronic gate systems which can only be opened by a security code that is assigned to each individual tenant. The code allows the storage warehouse personnel to monitor who is entering and exiting the facility. Among this, their units are also protected with 24/7 video cameras, these cameras are generally located at the point of entry and exit, and in other areas around each facility.

Extra Space also has “Drive-Up” units. “A drive-up unit is an outside unit, located on the first floor of a facility, that gives you the ability to load your belongings directly from a vehicle or truck”.

Extra space facility with climate controlled storage units (Click to enlarge)
Extra Space Facility with Climate Controlled Units


“Regardless of whether you require one storage unit or one hundred, our National Accounts and Area Sales teams are dedicated to providing customized assistance for your specific business storage needs.”
For Business looking to store their inventory, documents or furniture, Extra Space Self Storage® offers dedicated Commercial storage units, with dedicated commercial sales representatives, 800 phone number support, proprietary mapping solutions, flexible lease, package delivery & pickup solutions, industry expertise you can count on, among other features.

“The number 1 feature of Extra Space Storage® is our customer service. Since we opened our doors over 25 years ago, our commitment to you, the customer, has always been our most important objective”
Extra Space has grown in the past years, specially with the acquisition of Storage USA. You can read an article about this here.