Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know about self storage

Hints & Tips on Moving & Storage

Do I need my own packing accessories?
The use of Packing accessories such as Cartons, Porta Robes, Paper, Tape, Bubble-wrap and Plastic covers will maintain and protect your goods whilst in storage. A variety of packing accessories is usually available for purchase at the Northern Beaches Self Storage Facility office.
What is the best way to pack my container?
Fill cartons to capacity; partially full or bulging cartons may tip or collapse. Heavy items like books or tools should be packed in small cartons so they are easy to handle. Books should be packed flat, not on their spines. Packing and labelling cartons room by room makes the unpacking much easier, and if you need to find something in storage you will have some idea of which carton to begin looking in.
Where do I get started?
Are you thinking of storage? Let us take all the guess work out of your storage or moving needs today. All you need to do is call us and we’ll look after the rest. It’s no hassle, no fuss super cheap self storage. We pick-up and deliver your storage door-to-door. Save up to 30% on your storage or move today. Call us to ask how!
Do I have to pay for the storage up front?
Not at all, if you wish you can pay from month-to-month*, but remember we do have great savings on storage if you do pre-pay on some of our specials, call and ask us today and with our friendly team, let us take the hassle out of your move.
Do NBSS help with the packing?
All our delivery and packing staff have had years of training, we know how to move you with ease. If you need help, just call and speak with us, we understand how stressful moving can be and we’re here to help you get on with what’s important to you, you’re our focus.
Is Northern Beaches mobile self-storage more expensive than traditional self storage?
Not at all, if you wish you can pay from month-to-month*, but remember we do have great savings on storage if you do pre-pay on some of our specials, call and ask our friendly team. Let us take the hassle out of your move. *Storage is paid monthly in advance.
How do I prepare and pack my belongings for transit?
Check out our preparation guide for loading your Northern Beaches Self Storage box here.
How big is a Northern Beaches Self Storage box?
Our boxes are EXTRA LARGE! We have the largest storage boxes on the market. Perfect for furniture storage, they easily fit large furniture, e.g a king size mattress! Each NBSS box is EXTRA LARGE – 1.8 M x 2.4 M x 2.6 M. NBSS boxes also have a large door for easy access and can hold up to 1 tonne of weight.
What happens at the end of the paid period?
Simple, when you store with Northern Beaches Self Storage we understand your busy life so we structure a direct debit and just before your storage term is finished we contact you and confirm a delivery or just renew your storage again, Simple!
Do you move from door-to-door?
Sure thing! We don’t only have self storage from Door-to-Door we also offer removal from Door-to-Door, so if you just need to move…. call us and chat with one of our helpful team.
Will my things be safe?
Northern Beaches Self Storage has been in business for over 25 years, so we know what it takes to keep our customers happy. Not only do we look after your valuables but pack then so very carefully that you’d never know they’ve been stored at all. Why pay more to store? Call us today