Storage FAQs

Because Derrel’s Mini Storage offers many storage options, including personal storage units, temperature-controlled storage, business and office storage, RV and boat storage, self-storage, long-term storage, covered storage and more, customers are bound to have questions. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions, along with the most complete answers we can provide.

Derrel’s Mini Storage offers a wide variety of sizes to meet any need. Units range anywhere from 5’×5’ (25 square feet) to 20’×40’ (800 square feet).  See our Storage Calculator. We also offer covered & enclosed RV and boat storage, as well as temperature-controlled self storage. Use our easy-to-use online size guide or speak with one of our managers – they are experts at helping determine the size you need.

An “on-site” manager is a Derrel’s employee who lives in a residence at the location.

No. Each Derrel’s Mini Storage location has controlled gate access with key-pad entry systems. Each renter picks his or her own access code (PIN).

Temperature-controlled self storage is a special type of storage designed for heat-sensitive items. These self-storage units maintain a temperature between 50 and 80 degrees fahrenheit. Please note that the units do not modify or maintain humidity; they merely control the temperature.

Yes. Derrel’s Mini Storage offers customers wide-drive aisles and full width, easy-to-open swing-out doors that allow customers the greatest amount of maneuverability.

Yes. Each unit requires a lock. If you do not already have one, Derrel’s Mini Storage carries a variety of high-quality, low-priced locks at each location.

Yes. You can rent a unit anytime at Derrel’s Mini Storage. Derrel’s pro-rates your rent to reflect the day you begin renting.

Yes. Derrel’s Mini Storage has outside self storage to accommodate all recreational vehicles. If you are looking for added protection from the elements, Derrel’s offers both covered and enclosed self-storage units for your boat or RV.

Derrel’s office and gate hours are 7AM to 7PM, 7 days per week.

Derrel’s Mini Storage facilities are closed New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and starting at 5:00PM Christmas Eve through the entirety of Christmas Day.

No. The only thing you pay for is rent. There is never a security deposit or administration fee.

We accept the following credit cards: MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover.

Yes. You are allowed to pay month-to-month. However, if you pay your rent quarterly, you will receive a 10% discount off the regular monthly rent price. If you choose to pay annually (one year in advance), you will receive a 15% discount off the regular monthly rent price.

Yes. Many of our self-storage facilities offer specials and discounts throughout the year. Contact the facility you’re interested in to ask about current specials and promotions.

All that is required to rent a unit is a valid driver’s license or government-issued picture ID.

Yes. Our rental agreement requires all renters have some type of storage protection. Derrel’s Mini Storage offers affordable storage protection that can be added to your monthly rent.

You can move out of your unit at any time.  All you need to do is sign a vacate form at the office when you no longer need your storage space.  This will stop all occurring charges.

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