Choosing Contactless Storage Rentals
December 6, 2021

Choosing Contactless Storage Rentals in OH and PA

Are you a prospective mover looking for contactless storage rentals in OH or PA this year? Or, are you in the process of looking for a place to store your items? Contactless storage rentals are more helpful than ever right now, and Defender Self Storage offers options at both of our storage facilities. Choose a storage unit and rent or reserve your storage unit completely online! Our definitive contactless storage rental guide will walk you through how to rent storage space at Defender Self Storage. Read more below!

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Find Contactless Storage Rentals at Defender Self Storage

Largely due to the pandemic, the self storage industry has seen a drastic increase in demand for contactless storage rental options. Today, Defender Self Storage is happy to meet this demand, offering its customers affordable and secure contactless storage rentals in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Navigate to our online rental page, and choose from a variety of storage units and features from the comfort of your own home – it’s that simple! Read more below to learn of Defender Self Storage’s simple and convenient contactless storage rental process!

How to Rent a Storage Unit Online

  1. Navigate to the appropriate Defender Self Storage online rental page. Select a storage unit, and enter your email address.
  2. Enter the date your storage unit is needed.
  3. Choose a Protection Plan (note: if you choose to use your own protection plan, please email or mail-in a copy of your homeowners insurance declaration page ASAP).
  4. Select a discount if applicable.
  5. Fill out your contact info, and alternative contact info.
  6. Enter your payment info. Review your order, and process your order once complete.
  7. You should receive a follow-up email soon after. In that email, click “E-Sign Your Lease”.
  8. Click “Upload Documents”. Upload a valid and up-to-date copy of your driver’s license.
  9. Click “Sign Lease”. Fill out and sign all appropriate requested fields.
  10. Move into your storage unit on your selected move-in date.

How to Reserve a Storage Unit Online

  1. Navigate to the appropriate Defender Self Storage online rental page. Select a storage unit, and enter your email address.
  2. Enter your contact info, and choose a move-in date.
  3. Select a discount if applicable.
  4. Complete your payment prior to your move-in date.*
  5. Move into your storage unit on your selected move-in date.

*Note: No payment is required at the time of your reservation.

Not sure what size storage unit you need? Use Defender Self Storage’s handy online storage unit calculator to help better determine what size storage unit to rent. 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 size!

Defender Self Storage’s Commitment to You

Here at Defender Self Storage in Ohio and Pennsylvania, we are truly committed to keeping our patrons and team members safe during the pandemic. To ensure this, we have established a set of safety guidelines for our storage facilities. All team members and employees are expected to wear a mask or face cover while on-site, and individuals should practice responsible social distancing, standing 6 feet apart when possible. Additionally, we have installed plexiglass shields at all of our office counters, and employees will continuously disinfect and wipe down counters, entryways, and frequent points-of-contact throughout the store. Lastly, we will continuously monitor our employees health, advising them to stay home when sick or feeling under the weather.

As previously stated, at Defender Self Storage we are dedicated to keeping our team members and customers safe during the pandemic. Want to learn more about our safety standards and practices? Read through our online safety guidelines today, and learn how Defender Self Storage plans to keep its customers and employees safe this year!

A Team of Experts Here For You

Defender Self Storage is your first choice for affordable storage units in the greater Ohio and Pennsylvania areas. At our storage facilities, we provide a team of professionals to assist any customer’s needs. Choose from a variety of storage amenities, including temperature-controlled storage units, indoor storage units, and dehumidified, climate-controlled storage units. Additionally, for renter’s security all storage units are housed within a gated and fenced-in perimeter, with 24 hour security camera monitoring and keypad access. Feel safe and secure storing your cherished items with Defender Self Storage this year! Give us a call or contact an expert today!

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About the Author: Tim is an SEO Strategist at Storage Asset Management in York, PA. He is a self-storage industry specialist who has written about everything from storage advice and helpful resources to industry trends. In his free time, Tim enjoys sampling craft beer and exploring the local music scene.