Frequently Asked Questions

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What extra fees will I have to pay to move in?

There are NO additional fees to move in. No administrative fees, no deposits, etc.

How long do you guarantee my rate?

We guarantee no rental rate increases for the first year you are a tenant with Economy Storage.

What is the best way to pack a unit?

Larger and more infrequently used items should go in the back of the unit. Remember to keep a walkway in the center of your unit to more easily access items. Always keep items labeled and a list of items stored. A photo outside of each box will allow you to "see" what is inside.

Do I have to sign a long-term lease?

Our leases are month to month only. However, if you wish to pay 6 months rent upfront, there is a 5% discount on the total. If paying 1 year of rent upfront, there is a 10% discount on the total.

Why do other storage facilities offer $1 move in or 1st month free specials?

Often, the months following the fees are added to your cost. There could also be a minimum rental period (i.e. 3 months plus).

Where do I mail my payment?

All payments should be mailed to our mailing address: 1105 Carriage Court Chesapeake, VA 23322.

Note: no mail is accepted onsite at storage locations.

How much notice do I need to give prior to vacating?

We do not need any notice, just let us know when you have left!

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