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Storage Units

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Leone LawnCare, Feb 25, 2005.

  1. Leone LawnCare

    Leone LawnCare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 154

    what do u guys do when your business is at the point where it is outgrowing your garage. But you cant afford a shop. I was thinking storage units because im getting a 16 foot enclosed and it doesnt fit in the garage or the ladys back yard where i stored my 12ft open last year. So im asking for what people do?
     
  2. SCW

    SCW LawnSite Member
    Messages: 29

    We rent a storage unit for our 16' trailer---$86/month for enclosed storage
     
  3. Lux Lawn

    Lux Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,267

    I have a 13x30 storage unit that I just rented this month...Its around $300 a month.
     
  4. minerapex

    minerapex LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    Around here a local landscape supply guy rents out space on his lot. I pay $50 a month for both a 14' enclosed trailer and a 10' open trailer. You may want to check with other contractors in the area as well. You might make a friend and get cheap storage too.
     
  5. MOOSE

    MOOSE LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    Greg, Monday after lunch I'll show you mine. It's right up (north) Telegraph.

    I rent a 10x30 for $200 month and outside storage for my trailer is $50 month.
     
  6. gogetter

    gogetter Banned
    Messages: 3,256

    I don't understand the question. Are you looking to store the enclosed trailer INSIDE a storage unit??
     
  7. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,547

    I was wondering about the reasoning for this also.
     
  8. derek1

    derek1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 112

    Try a storage unit! most are really cheap and you do not have pay electricity in most centers. I rent a storage unit that I can back my enclosed trailer into and still have enough room to have my desk and other equipment in for around 200 a month plus most places have security cameras, that is just added security for your investment.
     
  9. gogetter

    gogetter Banned
    Messages: 3,256


    Whoa! I wish! That depends a LOT on where you're located. I pay $125 for a little 10'x20' with no elecricity. And I'm getting a bargain, most in my area are $175 for the same size unit.

    Anything over that size, and they really take off too.
     
  10. AssuredServicesCo

    AssuredServicesCo LawnSite Member
    Messages: 113

    I'm looking to store my storage building that stores an enclosed trailer. Any stores available?
     

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