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Choosing the Right Storage Container Size for Your Remodeling Project

When embarking on a remodeling project, one often overlooked aspect is finding the right storage solution to safeguard your belongings during the renovation process. Whether you're giving your kitchen a makeover, adding an extra room, or renovating your entire home, choosing the appropriate size of a storage container can make a significant difference in ensuring a smooth and stress-free remodeling experience. In this blog, we'll provide guidance on selecting the right storage container size based on the scope and scale of your remodeling project, drawing inspiration from the world of moving logistics and Go Minis' versatile container options. 

Understanding the Importance of Container Size 

Just as selecting the right paint color or flooring material is crucial to the success of your remodeling project, choosing the correct storage container size is equally important. Opting for a container that's too small may result in cramming your belongings, potentially causing damage and making access to your items difficult. Conversely, renting a container that's excessively large can lead to unnecessary expenses and unused space. To avoid these pitfalls, let's delve into how to determine the ideal storage container size for your remodeling project. 

Factors to Consider When Choosing Container Size 

1. Assess the Scope of Your Project: Start by evaluating the scale of your remodeling project. Are you renovating a single room, multiple rooms, or the entire house? The size of your project will influence the amount of furniture, appliances, and other belongings you need to store. 

2. Inventory Your Belongings: Take a detailed inventory of the items you'll need to store during the renovation. If you're remodeling a kitchen, for example, consider appliances, cabinets, and countertops. For a bedroom renovation, include beds, dressers, and wardrobes. This inventory will give you a clear idea of the volume of items you'll be storing. 

3. Consider the Size of Your Space: The square footage of your home or the area undergoing renovation is a critical factor. If you have a large home or are remodeling multiple rooms, you'll likely require a larger storage container. Conversely, smaller projects such as a garage remodel may be adequately served by a smaller container. 

Go Minis Container Sizes 

Let's look at GO MINI’S container sizes are and what they typically accommodate: 

  • 12 Foot Container: Typically fits 1-2 rooms. This is ideal for smaller remodeling projects or when you need to store belongings from a single room or 1 car garage. 

  • 16 Foot Container: Typically fits 3-4 rooms or a 2 car garage. If you're renovating multiple rooms or have a moderate-sized project, this container size offers a good balance between space and convenience. 

  • 20 Foot Container: Typically fits 5-6 rooms. For extensive remodeling projects or if you're renovating your entire home, a 20-foot container provides ample storage space. 

Please keep in mind these are estimated sizes based on typical customers’ needs. 

Take Stress Away from Your Remodeling Projects

Don't hesitate to seek expert advice when selecting the right storage container size for your remodeling project. Experienced professionals can offer valuable insights based on their knowledge of similar projects. They can help you make an informed decision to ensure your belongings are secure and easily accessible throughout the renovation.  Please feel free to reach out to the team at your local GO MINI’S for additional help choosing the right size container for your project. 

Built for Your Success

Choosing the right storage container size for your remodeling project is a key step in ensuring the safety and convenience of your belongings during the renovation process. By assessing the scope of your project, inventorying your belongings, and considering the size of your space, you can make an informed decision.  By choosing GO MINI’S, your remodeling project will be a step closer to success.  Contact us today! 

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