What should or should not be stored at MY STORAGE?

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MY STORAGE Self Storage is very flexible about what you can store and has limited restrictions.

Self Storage is an excellent option for storing overflow of many different types of materials from your home or business. You can think of your storage unit as a second garage or a stock room for your business. When planning what to store in your unit, whether for business or personal purposes, consider that MY STORAGE Self Storage facility have restrictions on what is allow to store on our premises.

This is for the protection of not just you and your belongings, but for the facility staff and our other customers and their goods. You will be required to sign a rental agreement indicating that you understand and agree to adhere to the rules and restrictions for what items are allowable.

As a general rule, MY STORAGE Self Storage will not allow any item or material that is considered “inherently dangerous”.

In preparation for renting a storage unit, make out a preliminary inventory of the items you wish to store. Bring this with you to review with MY STORAGE facility manager to make sure you’ll be in full compliance with the list of allowable items. Full disclosure of what you will be storing is to be recommended. If you have any doubt about the restrictions on items you wish to store, consult MY STORAGE Self Storage manager ahead of time to find out. This will prevent any related inconvenience upon arriving at our storage facility.

MY STORAGE Self Storage facility security restrictions include:

Hazardous, polluted or contaminated materials that are combustible, flammable or toxic.

MY STORAGE Self Storage facilities will not allow the storage of material considered “inherently dangerous” on site. The reason for this is obvious - these types of materials will cause very real danger to the MY STORAGE entire facility and personnel, not to mention your own stored items if there is an accident so they spill or if there is a fire.

These include gasoline, compressed gas, propane tanks, kerosene, lamp and motor oil, acid, grease, corrosives, fertilizer, paint, cleaners, chemicals, narcotics, or hazardous, toxic or biological waste. Asbestos or products containing asbestos are not allowed.

The list of restrictions includes gas, fuel etc. You will find that you'll be asked to try to empty all fuel tanks before placing these items in MY STORAGE Self Storage.


MY STORAGE Self Storage accepts vehicles storage as long as they are registered, insured and in operational condition.

Firearms, ammunitions or explosives

Y STORAGE Self Storage will not allow you to store firearms, fireworks, ammunitions or explosives in our facility.

Construction Equipment

If you work in construction, it can be convenient to stop by the storage unit on the way to the site and pick up the equipment you need. However, please check with MY STORAGE Self Storage facility before planning to store any construction equipment since some equipment may be prohibited.

Medical - Pharmaceutical supplies, Equipment or Radioactive materials

If you are a sales representative, you may find that MY STORAGE Self Storage units are a convenient place to manage medical supplies and pharmaceutical samples. It is a useful way to keep your products organized and easily accessible without cluttering up your office or filling your car. While most supplies are acceptable, radioactive equipment – or anything that contains radioactive materials – cannot legally be stored.

Animals or animal products

Strange as it may seem, people have in the past attempted to 'store' their pets in Self Storage facilities, as they believe they can access them for feeding and care as necessary. This is quite obviously cruel and could result in prosecution. Animal products are also not allowed at MY STORAGE Self Storage as they will attract vermin.

Living plants

You can't store your plants, or any other living thing, at MY STORAGE Self Storage as they will attract insects and pests.

Food or perishable goods**

Canned foods can be stored in storage units, but perishable food products such as cereals products or meats are not allowed. These may spoil or attract pests.

If you're looking to store the contents of your house in self-storage between moves for example, it would seem to make sense just to box up the contents of your kitchen cupboards and stick them in there too. This might be fine for cans but there are restrictions on perishable foods, as they will attract vermin

Jewellery, cash or securities

MY STORAGE Self Storage do not allow you to store items such as valuable jewellery, coins and precious metals etc.


MY STORAGE Self Storage will not allow the storage of fragrant items or anything that will cause a significant odor in our facility.


MY STORAGE Self Storage will not allow the storage of aerosols or pressurized materials, as there is the possibility that they could burst and cause accidents.

Illegal or stolen goods

As a reputable Self Storage provider MY STORAGE Self Storage will not allow you to store illegal or stolen goods on our premises.


For obvious reasons MY STORAGE Self Storage do not encourage or allow waste products to be stored at our facility.

Miscellaneous Prohibited Items**

MY STORAGE Self Storage will not allow customers to plug in or use refrigerators, freezers, generators, space heaters or live in our storage units.

If you have any question about the items you wish to store, consult the manager of MY STORAGE Self Storage facility before you pack and arrive to our facility.

** Unless in advance approved by MY STORAGE Self Storage.

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