What are some ways we can assist our customers through the self storage FAQs that may come up during the rental process? We try to make the self storage process as simple as possible, but we realize that you have some concerns. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, going over the fundamentals before looking for a storage unit might be helpful. And if you have any questions regarding Amherst Self Storage’s self storage process, we’ve put up a list of the most common ones. We hope to answer all of your inquiries below, but if we don’t, please do not hesitate to contact us or send us an email. Read through our definitive Self Storage FAQ to learn more about how your belongings are stored at Amherst Self Storage in Belchertown, MA!
Yes, we do require insurance when you are renting a storage unit. You can provide proof of your own insurance as you are checking out, or you can purchase one of our select insurance plans. We offer a few different options, so you are able to choose the best for your situation. Ask one of our storage experts at Amherst Self Storage which plan would best suit your needs.
Yes, we sell a wide selection of storage supplies—including locks—in our office. Choose from packing and moving supplies that include box cutters, packing tape, furniture covers, locks and more at our Amherst Self Storage office today!
Navigate to the top of our website, and you will see a button that says “Pay Bill.” Click this button to login to your account. From here, click on the storage unit in your account that you wish to pay the bill for. You can also choose to prepay for your upcoming month’s bill.
If you have an urgent issue after business hours, please call our office at 413.253.0664, and press 1 to speak with a representative. You can also submit a contact form through our website’s contact page. Additionally, there is a chat button on the website that can support you. Feel free to call or send us an email at any time!
Yes, our storage facility offers convenient month-to-month rental arrangements. At Amherst Self Storage, you will never be stuck in a long-term contract. Rent for a month, a few months, or find your long-term storage solution with us.
Currently, our storage facility offers a variety of storage discounts. Customers ages 65+ can receive our Senior Discount of 5% off monthly. Active duty military members can receive 10% off monthly. Thank you for your service! Additionally, when you refer a friend, you and your friend both receive $50 off your next storage rental. Read more at our storage discount page today.
No, currently our storage facility does not offer any moving service. We do, however, list our Neighborhood Friends, local businesses we trust and support, on a separate page on our website. Search through our Neighborhood Friends list to find movers within your area.
No, our storage facilities do not offer any on-site truck rental services, but you can find a truck to rent with a recommended local business on our store’s Neighborhood Friends list.
Yes, our storage facility does hold storage auctions. Auctions of storage units occur after fulfilling the state lien law procedure of someone who has not made a payment on their unit. Storage auctions aren’t our favorite side of the business, but they are a part of it. Storage auctions will be held online at Lockerfox.com, a free self storage auction directory offering real time auction listings, alerts, tools, how-to resources and more. Simply visit the site, and entire the zip code of our storage facility to check-in on any of our current storage auctions.
No, living in a storage unit is prohibited by various local and federal housing laws. Additionally, living in a storage unit is considered extremely unsafe. Storage unit doors lock from the outside and do not have running water to support a residence.
At Amherst Self Storage, we offer a variety of storage unit sizes to meet any renter’s needs. Depending on the amount of items you are looking to store, how long you are looking to store, and what you are trying to store, different storage unit sizes might serve you better. Our online storage calculator can give you a storage unit size recommendation based on the objects you enter. Simply input any items you plan on placing in your storage unit, and this convenient calculator will provide you with an estimate as to how much storage space you will need. Use this estimate as a reference to selecting your correct storage unit.
Yes. When you rent a storage unit through our contactless storage rentals you are able to access your storage unit immediately once you receive your confirmation email. The online rental process lets you choose your storage unit and pay for it within minutes – it’s that simple. Once the transaction is completed, you can move into your storage unit right away.
No, but our storage facility does offer gate access outside of normal business hours. Our storage facility’s gate hours are 24/7.
At Amherst Self Storage, we don’t want there to be any confusion when you are entering a rental agreement with us. If you have a question that is not answered above, please call or email our storage facility today for a direct, professional response. We look forward to hearing from you!
Amherst Self Storage has a wide range of storage units for sale in Belchertown, MA. This storage facility, located just east of Amherst, has convenient drive-up storage units and is housed within a secured, gated facility with keypad access and 24-hour surveillance cameras. Feel confident about storing your valuables at Amherst Self Storage this year. Amherst Self Storage also offers month-to-month rentals. For college students wanting to store their belongings during the winter or summer vacation, this is an excellent option. Call or email our store, or stop by in person and talk with the storage experts at Amherst Self Storage today!