At Compare My Move, we can connect you with up to 6 verified and reviewed storage companies in Leicester. We only work with professional providers and can offer a range of storage solutions including personal, business and student storage.
Rest assured, your personal items will always be safe and secure with one of our storage providers as they have the necessary protective insurances in place. Enter your details in our quick and easy form and you’ll get matched with up to 6 local storage companies in Leicester so you can compare quotes, saving you time, money and stress on all your storage needs.
The storage companies will reach out to you to discuss and tailor a personalised quote for your storage needs. It should be noted that Compare My Move will connect you with storage companies to give a quote for just the storage unit, which doesn’t include the price of the delivery of the items.
Move Me Sooner
Grosvenor House, 11 St Pauls Square, Birmingham , B3 1RB
Move Me Sooner are based in the Midlands, covering all East and West with our secure storage and removals services.
Britannia Bradshaw Leicester
6 Vitruvius Way, Unit 2C, Leicester, LE19 1WA
Britannia Bradshaw Leicester is a professional, reliable and family-run removals and storage company, operating across Leicester and surrounding areas.
Easy Storage, Unit 23 Trade City Business Park, Uxbridge, UB8 2DB
easyStorage are a professional storage provider, supplying simple storage solutions that work for you.
24 Alton Road, Leicester , LE2 8QA
Mannix Brothers are a family-run self-storage provider and residential removal company serving customers across Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire.
4 Longcliffe Path, Watford, Watford, WD19 7PH
Cornerstone Removals are a residential removal company and storage provider covering the North-Western and South-Western postcodes, in addition to the Gloucester, Leicester and Northampton areas.
Research shows that the average cost of self-storage units in Leicester is £15.71. This is the cost for storage in the East Midlands and is the second most affordable region in the UK for storage.
Leicester has a population of over 500,000 people and is continuously named as one of the top 10 best cities in the UK. We can see why there’s a high demand for storage units in the area as popular cities often lack space in homes and businesses.
Your storage costs will depend on the size of the unit required and how long you need the storage unit for. To ensure you get the best deal for your storage costs, compare quotes with different providers to find the best price.
To learn more, read how much does self-storage cost?
August is the best month to use self-storage in Leicester, seeing 18.18% of people choosing this time of year. Our data also shows that August is the most popular month for house moves in the area, which would explain the high demand for storage this month.
January and September see the least amount of people putting items into self-storage in Leicester, with both months seeing as little as 2.27% of users. Many students are beginning a new term towards the end of September, which might explain why 13.64% of people chose October to use self-storage.
We work with storage providers who can help with your personal, business or student storage needs. You should compare storage quotes with Compare My Move as we’ll provide a variety of quotes from different providers so you can get the best deal.
Our data shows that Monday, Thursday and Friday are the best days to use self-storage in Leicester, with each day seeing 19.05% of users opting for it. This correlates with the moving house trends in the area, with 34.9% of movers opting for a Friday move, with Monday and Thursday also being popular.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday are quiet days for self-storage units, seeing under 10% of users picking this day. Our data also shows that these are the least popular days for house moves in Leicester, explaining why there’s a low demand for storage during these days. We can help you match with storage providers to help all your storage needs, from moving house to business needs.
People who are moving house account for the majority of self-storage users. It can be an ideal way to save on space if you’re moving to a slightly smaller place or if you’re trying to declutter for a house viewing.
If you’re moving to a new house that has a smaller garage than you previously had, so storing your garden equipment or seasonal items will help clear your house of clutter. You’ll also have peace of mind that your items will be professionally protected in safe and secure units with 24/7 security monitoring.
Semi-detached properties are the most popular property type among Leicester buyers costing £242,749. Detached properties see a huge jump to £371,809, so it’s clear that many buyers will require more space if they want to save on buying a house costs.
To learn more, read our guide to moving house and self-storage.
Leicester has the largest economy in the East Midlands, with a GVA of £23 billion. The city creates 435,000 jobs and hosts 33,000 trading businesses, remaining in the UK’s top-performing cities. Home to large businesses including Walkers, Triumph, Everards, Dunelm, IBM and Santander, Leicester is also made up of many small and medium enterprises.
Whether you’re just starting out a business or you’re a long-established company, using self-storage for your business needs is a great way to help. You might need long-term extra space for stock, machinery or paperwork, or you might only need short-term storage whilst you move to a larger space - we’ve got you covered. Our storage providers can cater to your business's needs to suit your budget.
To learn more, read our guide to commercial self-storage.
Leicester is home to three world-class universities including The University of Leicester, Loughborough University and De Montfort University which produce over 17,000 graduates into the workplace each year. The high population of students in Leicester contributes to storage units being in demand.
Many students visit friends and family when there’s a break from university and often worry about the safety of their flat or uni accommodation. Using self-storage during the holidays will give you peace of mind that your personal belongings will be safe and secure at all times. Whether it’s temporary storage you need or something more long-term if you’re an international student, our storage providers are trusted and verified.
To learn more, read our guide to student self storage.
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