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Public Storage - Plano - 500 Talbert Dr - 500 Talbert Dr
CubeSmart Self Storage - Frisco - 7749 Stonebrook Parkway - 7749 Stonebrook Parkway
Public Storage - Carrollton - 3750 Marsh Lane - 3750 Marsh Lane
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Public Storage - Plano - 500 Talbert DrPlano TX 750938.3 miles away
Public Storage - Frisco - 6475 All Stars Ave - 6475 All Stars Ave
Public Storage - Frisco - 8388 FM 423 - 8388 FM 423
Public Storage - Carrollton - 2409 Old Denton Rd - 2409 Old Denton Rd
CubeSmart Self Storage - Lewisville - 501 State Highway 121 Bypass - 501 Highway 121 Bypass
Public Storage - Dallas - 11434 Sprowles Street - 11434 Sprowles Street
CubeSmart Self Storage - TX Plano N Avenue - 525 N Avenue
Public Storage - Plano - 7950 Ohio Dr. - 7950 Ohio Dr.
Public Storage - Carrollton - 2200 E Belt Line Rd - 2200 E Belt Line Rd
Public Storage - Carrollton - 1225 West Trinity Mills Rd - 1225 West Trinity Mills Rd
CubeSmart Self Storage - Frisco - 9500 Frisco St - 9500 Frisco St
CubeSmart Self Storage - Lewisville - 1236 Texas Street - 1236 Texas Street
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Storing a Car in The Colony, TX

Here's a brief guide to some common questions about car storage and a few tips for preparing and maintaining your car while it's in storage.

Can you store a car in a storage unit in The Colony, TX?

Yes, storing a car in a storage unit is quite common for short or long term storage in The Colony. Car storage units require drive-up accessibility and not all storage facilities have this feature, so you'll want to filter your search to just include facilities with car storage or search by city or zip code on SpareFoot's car storage page.

What size storage do I need for a car near The Colony, TX?

A 10x20 storage unit is the most common size for car storage. This will fit most sedans, crossovers, SUVs and small trucks. Larger trucks, vans and SUVs will require something larger like a 10x30 storage unit, while compact cars might fit into a 10x15 storage unit. Keep in mind that storage units have 8 foot ceilings, so trucks with higher lifts may not fit. Check out our car storage size guide for more details.

How do you prepare a car for storage in The Colony, TX?

If you're planning to put a car in long-term storage, generally for 2 or more months, here are steps you can take to prevent damage to the engine and tires:

  • Wash and detail the interior and exterior
  • Change the engine oil to prevent build-up
  • Replace air filters and coolant
  • Fill up the gas tank to prevent rust
  • Over-inflate the tires, better yet, remove them altogether
  • Disconnect the battery to keep it from dying
  • Plug the exhaust pipe to prevent rats and pests
  • Use a car cover for added protection

Check out our blog post for preparing car for storage to learn more.

How often should you start a car in storage in The Colony, TX?

While your car is in storage you'll want to start it up at least once every 2 weeks. It's best to let it run (not while in the unit!) or drive it around for 15 minutes. This will make sure everything operates correctly when you take your car out of storage.

Can you work on a car while it's in storage in The Colony, TX?

It depends; some storage facilities will allow you to work on your car while it's in a storage unit but others will not. This will basically depend on the facility management so definitely ask first.

How long can you leave a car in storage in The Colony, TX?

As long as you follow the car storage prep and maintenance tips, there's really no limit to how long a car can stay in storage.

What is storage insurance for a car?

Car storage insurance is sometimes referred to as "parked car insurance", but comprehensive coverage is typically the name of the plan offered by insurance companies. This protects against damage to the car while it is in storage but does not include liability coverage like a traditional insurance policy. It's a good idea to maintain insurance covered while the car is in storage and most storage facilities will require proof of insurance too.

Average price of storage units by size

Find online move-in rates and specials like first month half off and first month FREE at select The Colony, Texas storage facilities. Below are the average monthly storage unit prices in The Colony, Texas for the most common storage unit sizes.

Unit SizeAverage PriceLowest Price
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The overall average price of a self-storage unit booked in The Colony, Texas over the past 180 days is $52.00.

Data for the cheapest self-storage unit is updated every 15 minutes.

Frequently asked questions

How much does it cost to store a car in The Colony?

The average cost of car storage in The Colony is $52.00 per month. You can compare prices and find the best storage unit for you Sparefoot.com

Are there car storage discounts in The Colony?

Many storage facilities do offer car storage discounts for new reservations. To find vehicle storage in The Colony with a discount you can search by zip code or city on Sparefoot.

How much does outdoor car storage cost in The Colony?

Outdoor car storage costs about $52.00 per month in The Colony. Typically, outdoor parking spots are cheaper because they don't offer the same level of protection as an indoor or enclosed storage unit.

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