Moving & Packing FAQ's

When can I move in?

If there is a storage space available that meets your specific storage needs, you can move in anytime.

How much notice needs to be given before I move out?

We require a 10 day written notice before you move out.

What type of documentation do I need to provide in order to rent a space?

We require a government issued ID (example: driver’s license, state id, or passport)

Do I need to sign a long-term lease?

No, we rent on a month-to-month basis.

Does there have to be someone in the office to let me through the security gates or into the building where my unit is located?

No. At the time of rental you will be given your own security pass code that will allow you access to your unit.

How do I make a payment?

You can pay in person 24/7 at our Self Service Kiosk, stop in at our office, mail a check, make a credit card payment through our Website or call us over the phone. You may also sign up to have payments automatically charged to a credit card or debited from the checking account of your choosing.

What forms of payments do you accept?

Cash, Check, ACH, Money Orders, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express.

How do I know how much storage space I will need?

You can either use our Storage Calculator on our website or call us for assistance. We’re here to help.

Do I need to bring my own lock?

We require tenants to use only disc or cylinder locks, we sell them in the office and through our 24/7 Self Service Kiosk.

Am I required to have insurance on the items in my unit?

Yes. We require tenants to provide proof of insurance on all contents stored in their unit. We also offer tenant insurance at affordable monthly rates.

Can I store cars, boats, campers or ATV’s?

Yes. We do require a copy of title / bill of sale, copy of registration with VIN # and proof of insurance.

Are there any items that I am NOT able to store?

Only DEAD storage is permitted. No Animals, Food, Perishables, Liquids, Explosives, Flammable liquids, Toxic materials, Biological Contaminants, and Perishables. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding a specific item.

We are conveniently located at 580 Orchard Lane, just south of the intersection of US 35 & Orchard Lane, near Langs Chevrolet, Circle K and Tractor Supply Co., across from the Ankeney Soccer Complex.

At American Pride Self Storage, we appreciate the sacrifice of our armed forces and offer specials to Active Duty, Retired Military and Veterans. A portion of our profits also go to support the Wounded Warrior Project.

Our on-site Insomniac Kiosk makes storing with American Pride Self Storage easy! View unit availability, rent a unit, or pay you bill 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!