How UNITS® of Central NJ Compares to Life Storage®

Locally Owned & Operated
Best-In-Class Customer Service
Competitive Pricing
Local, Convenient Deliveries
Container Availability
Safe & Secure Location
Cost-Effective Insurance Options
Add All-Steel Construction

UNITS® vs. Life Storage®

What sets UNITS® of Central NJ apart, especially compared to Life Storage®, is our status as a locally owned and operated establishment. We don’t believe in call centers or robots! When you reach out to us, you’ll be in direct contact with a member of our team located at our nearby facility. Because our team is local, our solutions are customizable to fit your unique needs.

Furthermore, we take pride in our exclusive access to cutting-edge loading and unloading technology in the container storage industry—the cutting-edge ROBO-UNIT. This innovative technology empowers us to precisely position your container wherever you desire, even if it entails navigating through tight corners, narrow roads, challenging unpaved terrains, or inclement weather conditions like rain or snow.

Our all-steel containers feature lockable barn-style doors that optimize interior space. Their construction is meticulously engineered to endure harsh weather conditions and keep out any unwanted critters. For secure, long-term storage solutions, our immaculate climate-controlled storage facility on the Jersey Shore ensures your belongings remain in an environment suited to their needs. Whether you’re storing your old childhood memories or need to store your tax documents, you can trust UNITS® of Central NJ to manage your belongings with efficiency and the utmost care.

UNITS portable storage container vs Life Storage

Best Local Customer Service

UNITS® of Central NJ takes great pride in our status as a locally owned and operated enterprise. Our core mission revolves around simplifying the moving and storage process for our valued customers in the central New Jersey area. Each time you reach out to us, you’ll have the pleasure of interacting with our pleasant and well-informed team members, who are intimately familiar with the region. They are committed to assisting you in acquiring precisely what you need right when you need it. Our primary focus is understanding each customer’s unique requirements, enabling us to deliver top-tier customer service consistently. Read our reviews to learn what our customers have to say!


Regarding pricing, our owners are firmly committed to offering the most competitive rates in central New Jersey. As a result, our average moving and storage costs often undercut our competitors, including Life Storage®. Notably, we take pride in our transparent fee structure, setting us apart from specific competitors who might impose hidden charges. To put our claim to the test, we cordially invite you to request a FREE quote from us and compare it to a quote from Life Storage®.

ETRACK™ Securing System 

Our containers are also equipped with the advanced ETRACK™ securing system, meticulously designed to ensure the security of your belongings during transit. Unlike Life Storage®, we recognize that items may occasionally shift during a move due to variations in terrain. By utilizing our ETRACK™ strap and restraint system, you can have peace of mind knowing that your possessions will remain securely in place, guaranteeing a smooth and hassle-free relocation.

More Interior Space and Capacity than Life Storage®

UNITS® containers are spacious and roomy. Thanks to our unique door design, our smallest container (12′) can accommodate 3-4 rooms, an entire basement, and large furniture items such as sofas and dining room tables. Moreover, our 16′ UNITS® Moving and Portable Storage containers are ideal for on-site, large-scale projects, including remodeling, repairs, and restoration.

Long-Term Contracts? No Thanks!

Most self-storage facilities, such as Life Storage®, lock you into lengthy contracts spanning months or even years. However, at UNITS® of Central NJ, we offer the convenience of month-to-month contracts. Unlike typical self-storage establishments, we understand that our customers’ circumstances can change over time, so our contracts are highly flexible and tailored to your individual needs. You can store on-location or in our climate-controlled storage warehouse for as long or as briefly as you require, no questions asked.

Container Delivery Re-Invented – UNITS® of Central NJ ROBO-UNIT® 

Allow us to introduce the ROBO-UNIT, our cutting-edge delivery system engineered to transport containers to even the most confined spaces in central New Jersey. This state-of-the-art system guarantees level loading and unloading of your container, minimizing any potential shifts in the contents during delivery. Furthermore, it offers increased flexibility in container placement, mainly when space is a constraint. The ROBO-UNIT is designed to conquer various terrains, including sloping ground, unpaved roads, or uneven surfaces. It's even equipped to handle adverse weather conditions such as snow and rain, ensuring the delivery of your container regardless of the prevailing circumstances. Therefore, whether you require delivery in a challenging location or amid inclement weather, you can rely on the ROBO-UNIT to execute the task with precision and reliability.

How UNITS® Containers Compare to Central NJ®

Ground-Level Loading or Unloading
Weather-Resistant, Steel Containers
2 Sizes of Containers (12' & 16')
Secure, Lockable Containers
Translucent Roofs are Optional
Side-by-Side Doors Allow Maximum Packing Space
Can hold up to 8,000 lbs
Equipped with ETRACK™ Securing System

UNITS® Moves Coast to Coast