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Rest assured, Compare My Move only works with verified and trusted container and self-storage companies across the UK. Simply complete our easy online form and we’ll connect you with up to 6 dependable storage companies in Twickenham. Your possessions will be completely safe and secure as all of our partners have the latest security systems and active CCTV monitoring their facilities.

We can save you both time and money by matching you with the very best storage companies Twickenham has to offer. Once you’ve completed the form, our partners will contact you to discuss your personal requirements such as the volume of items being stored. You will then be provided with bespoke quotes from the varying companies, allowing you to choose the best facility for you and your budget.

It’s important to note that whilst Compare My Move can connect you with container and self-storage companies, the quote will not always include the price of delivery. Some providers will offer removals or delivery services alongside their storage solutions, so make sure you mention this on initial contact for it to be added to your quotation.

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    FAQs About Storage in Twickenham

    Our team has done all the hard work for you, answering all your vital questions concerning self-storage in Twickenham. According to our research, the average storage unit size in Twickenham is 75-100 sq ft.

    The most popular day of the week for our storage users in the area is Saturday, with January and September being the most popular months.

    How much does container and self-storage cost in Twickenham?

    With an estimated population of over 544,000 in 2020, that’s around 2,600 residents per square kilometre, it’s easy to see why so many users are looking for additional storage space every year in Twickenham. Comparing storage quotes can help you save both time and money when searching for the right services.

    Whilst there is not enough data for Twickenham specifically, we have found the average cost for London storage, where the district is based. According to SSA’s 2021 UK Industry Report, the average storage rental rate in London is £33.06. It is the most expensive area in the UK for storage prices as demand is extremely high. The closer you get to the city centre, the more likely the costs will increase.

    Despite the containers being much larger, container storage is actually 64% cheaper than self-storage in London. According to Pick and Move, the average cost of a 70 sq ft container is £36.69 per week. The same-sized unit in self-storage will cost £89.53.

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

    Storage Costs in London
    Storage Costs in London

    Container storage in Twickenham

    You will need to decide between self-storage or container storage when comparing quotes with Compare My Move. Self-storage units come in varying sizes and are typically located inside buildings. Container storage instead consists of large metal containers that are outdoors, making them more susceptible to extreme weather. However, they are ideal for moving big or heavy items such as machinery.

    Some users believe container storage is less safe but this isn't necessarily true. Container storage is completely secure and the units can only be accessed by verified staff members and clients. There is also active CCTV monitoring the premises as well as state-of-the-art fire and theft alarms that protect the individual containers.

    The cost of container storage will mostly depend on the size of the container. Whilst it's often cheaper than self-storage, it does mean you'll need to store a lot of items for it to be worth it.

    Moving house storage in Twickenham

    Moving house requires a lot of pre-planning and organisation, with a variety of factors that can affect the workload and time restraints. Container and self-storage can help reduce the pressure by providing you with additional clean space to protect your items whilst you prepare. You can also cut down the amount of moving boxes you require, thus reducing your removal cost.

    Local buyers in Twickenham appear to favour terraced houses when purchasing properties. Many people will be moving to this type of home to downsize, thus meaning they have to reduce the volume of items they’re taking with them. By using a container or self-storage company, you’ll be protecting yourself from theft and environmental damage, as well as providing yourself with more time to go through your belongings.

    Whether it’s short or long-term, arranging storage solutions can help you save money on your removal costs by allowing you to reduce the number of items being loaded into the van. It’ll also save you a lot of time and stress as you won’t need to rush when deciding what goes where.

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

    Business storage in Twickenham

    There are over 350 small, local businesses in Twickenham, as well as thousands of major brands and employers. No matter the size of your business, container storage and self-storage units can be ideal solutions if you’re looking to expand, store additional stock or protect important documents.

    Business storage solutions offer flexibility and are often a cost-effective way to help grow your company and expand your team. Commercial units can be used for a variety of reasons, including storing seasonal equipment, private documents, office equipment or extra stock. We only work with verified storage companies so rest assured, the partners you’re matched with will have state-of-the-art security systems and active CCTV to protect your possessions.

    If you have heavy machinery, furniture or vehicles, then container storage will be better suited to your business needs. It is often more cost-effective than self-storage but due to it being outdoors, it's often avoided when storing fragile items.

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

    Student storage in Twickenham

    With St Mary’s University situated within the Twickenham district and other colleges located across the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, there are plenty of opportunities for students in the area. This then results in high demand for student accommodation and additional storage space.

    As expected, the majority of students will be leaving their accommodation during term holidays, thus resulting in the need for extra space to store luggage. Self-storage units can be an ideal solution for this as your items will be completely protected with constant CCTV and staff members surveilling the facility. Every unit will be clean, dry and constantly monitored, helping you travel with ease.

    Storage solutions for students are often very flexible and can even offer units for single items. Container storage, for example, is much more useful to those storing large items. Our Twickenham students will also find it beneficial as it provides a cost-effective solution when searching for additional space.

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