Mobile storage FAQ

When leasing a mobile storage unit, you may have many questions regarding the leasing process, what to do when you receive your unit, the drop off/pick up process, and more. Read below for answers to common questions our customers have. Don’t see your question below? Contact one of our representatives today with any additional questions and we will help you to the best of our ability.

Storage FAQ

What is mobile storage?

Mobile storage serves as an upgrade from regular self storage units and warehouses. Having a storage container delivered to your home or business also enables you to have more freedom to move at your own pace, or keep excess inventory in an accessible place for your office.

Are your containers secure?

All of our containers are secured by lock boxes and are completely secure.

Do I need to provide my own lock?

We offer locks to provide extra security for your unit, but you can provide your own lock as well.

What size containers do you offer?

We offer a variety of container and trailer sizes and options. We have 20’ and 40’ storage boxes. Additionally, we offer straight trailers, drop deck units, and refridgerated trailers. We also have containers for garbage and waste, and trailers for mobile offices. We also offer a multitude of customizable options that can be tailored directly to your needs.

How can I be sure my container is weather tight?

All of our containers are reviewed and assessed prior to delivery to ensure that they are air tight and secure in order to ensure the safety of your items against the elements.

What is your delivery area?

A1 Mobile Storage Leasing serves the Michigan area and surrounding neighborhoods. Not sure if you’re included in our delivery sphere? Call us today with questions about your specific location.

Do you offer moving services?

At this time, A1 Mobile Storage Leasing does not offer moving services and does not offer services for moving loaded containers.

How should I prepare for receiving my mobile storage container

Containers will be placed on the ground wherever is best for your outdoor space, as long as there is a level location on solid ground. For residential use, we usually recommend placement in a paved driveway for safety, but can also place it in another location provided it is level and not on ice, snow, or soft ground.

Does my mobile storage container require care of upkeep?

Keeping your storage container in good shape is important. If possible, keep your container in a shaded area to minimize its contact with rain or the elements. Our team continuously maintain our equipment and units, and can ensure that it has been reviewed and certified to be in the best condition for your use.

Do I need a permit for my mobile storage container?

Some areas may require a permit for a mobile storage container prior to delivery, and your area’s zoning laws will apply. Contact your local municipal authority to find out what laws would specifically apply to you.

When leasing a mobile storage unit, you may have many questions regarding the leasing process, what to do when you receive your unit, the drop off/pick up process, and more. Read below for answers to common questions our customers have. Don’t see your question below? Contact one of our representatives today with any additional questions and we will help you to the best of our ability.

Storage FAQ

What is mobile storage?

Mobile storage serves as an upgrade from regular self storage units and warehouses. Having a storage container delivered to your home or business also enables you to have more freedom to move at your own pace, or keep excess inventory in an accessible place for your office.

Are your containers secure?

All of our containers are secured by lock boxes and are completely secure.

Do I need to provide my own lock?

We offer locks to provide extra security for your unit, but you can provide your own lock as well.

What size containers do you offer?

We offer a variety of container and trailer sizes and options. We have 20’ and 40’ storage boxes. Additionally, we offer straight trailers, drop deck units, and refridgerated trailers. We also have containers for garbage and waste, and trailers for mobile offices. We also offer a multitude of customizable options that can be tailored directly to your needs.

How can I be sure my container is weather tight?

All of our containers are reviewed and assessed prior to delivery to ensure that they are air tight and secure in order to ensure the safety of your items against the elements.

Do you offer moving services?

At this time, A1 Mobile Storage Leasing does not offer moving services and does not offer services for moving loaded containers.

How should I prepare for receiving my mobile storage container

Containers will be placed on the ground wherever is best for your outdoor space, as long as there is a level location on solid ground. For residential use, we usually recommend placement in a paved driveway for safety, but can also place it in another location provided it is level and not on ice, snow, or soft ground.

Does my mobile storage container require care of upkeep?

Keeping your storage container in good shape is important. If possible, keep your container in a shaded area to minimize its contact with rain or the elements. Our team continuously maintain our equipment and units, and can ensure that it has been reviewed and certified to be in the best condition for your use.

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