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Whether you need extra space during your move, more room for excess stock or you’re moving to new halls, using container and self-storage is the answer. We can put you in touch with up to 6 local storage companies in North London to help with all your storage needs.

All our storage companies pass our verification process so you know that they’re trustworthy. Up to 6 storage companies will get in touch with you to talk about what you need, this will include the size and length of storage required. Our partners will then give you a tailored quote so you can compare storage costs.

Rest assured, all our container and self-storage partners are verified by us and reviewed by you, ensuring you’re only ever using the best storage companies in North London. Your storage quote will be just a quote for storage and won’t include transporting your items, some of our partners can also help with your house removals if needed and should be discussed at initial contact.

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    FAQs About Storage in North London

    We've studied our data to reveal storage trends in North London. 

    We can reveal the average unit size needed in the city is 75-100 sq ft and the best time of year to use storage is in August. Monday is the most popular day for using storage in the area.

    How much does container and self-storage cost in North London?

    Research shows that the average cost of a self-storage unit in North London is £33.06, according to SSA’s UK Industry Report. This makes North London the most expensive area in the UK for self-storage. With lots of homes and offices crammed into the city, North London buildings lack space, making there a high demand for storage use, reflected in its price.

    Container storage in London is actually 64% cheaper than self-storage, according to Pick and Move. They calculated the average cost of a 70 sq ft container as £36.69 per week, with the same-sized unit in self-storage costing £89.53.

    Flats are the most popular property type in North London with a price tag of £572,211. With the next size up being terraced properties at £933,533, it’s cheaper to use storage units for extra space in flats.

    To get the best price for your storage costs, you should compare up to 6 providers with Compare My Move. By comparing storage quotes, you can talk to a variety of providers to get the very best deal for your requirements.

    To learn more, read how much does self storage cost?

    Average Storage Costs in London
    Average Storage Costs in London

    Container storage in North London

    When comparing storage quotes, you'll need to decide between self-storage or container storage. Self-storage units come in varying sizes and are typically located inside buildings. Container storage, however, consists of renting large metal containers that are outdoors in remote locations and warehouses. This can make it ideal for those moving big or heavy items such as machinery.

    Some users are concerned that container storage is less secure due to it being outdoors. However, it is completely safe as the containers can only be accessed by staff members and verified clients. There will also be active CCTV surveilling the premises as well as modern alarms. There are even some types of container storage that are portable, meaning it could be delivered straight to your door.

    One thing to consider is that the cost of container storage will depend on your exact location and the size of the container you're renting. If you want to visit the facility, you may be expected to book an appointment beforehand.

    Moving house storage in North London

    Moving house is the most common reason people use storage, and that’s no different in North London. With the majority of sales in North London during the last year being flats, there’s no doubt that there’s a need for extra space in properties in the area. Whether you’re using container or self-storage to declutter before a move or to create more space in your small flat, using storage is a great way to minimise stress.

    Whatever your reason for container or self-storage, our providers are verified and reviewed so you know you can trust them with your personal belongings. Whether you just need a few items stored during your move, or you need a whole house worth of items put into storage as you’re in-between properties, we’ve got you covered with our flexible options.

    To learn more, read our guide to moving house and self storage.

    Business storage in North London

    North London has a population of over 1 million and a workforce of over 300,000, with the public, finance and retail sectors making up the 3 biggest employers in North London. With business booming in the area, many companies are planning growth in terms of second and even third offices or shops. Using container or self-storage for your business is an ideal way to store important documents and extra stock that crop up while you’re in-between moves.

    Whether you need large containers in warehousing space for your business or you require archive storage, our storage companies in North London are on hand to help with all your requirements. Save time, money and stress on your storage needs so you can focus on your business.

    To learn more, read our guide to business self-storage units.

    Student storage in North London

    Home to the London Metropolitan University, North London has over 10,000 students in this university alone. If you’re studying here but your accommodation is short on space, using container or self-storage gives you the flexibility you need.

    Many students go home during holiday time and leave their accommodation unattended, which is, unfortunately, a risk in a big city like London. Our storage companies have safe, clean and dry facilities to protect your items from everything. With 24/7 CCTV monitoring, you can rest assured knowing your items are in good hands.

    To learn more, read our guide on student-self storage.