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There are a variety of reasons why you might need self-storage in Cranston, RI.
You might be downsizing your living space or just need a little extra room for your things.
You might be getting married and some of your favorite furniture and items don't fit in your new home.
You might need a place to store merchandise or equipment for your home-based business.
You might need a long term storage solution for all that extra merchandise or equipment for your company.
You might need a place to store a vehicle for a while so a self-storage unit would be the perfect solution.
If for any reason you find you need a self storage unit, we are here to help. Reserve online, visit one of our locations, or give us a call at 1-800-688-8057 to get your storage unit today!
How much is a storage unit in Cranston, RI?
The cheapest storage unit in Cranston, RI is $81.00 per month.
What size storage units do you have available in Cranston, RI?
In Cranston, RI we have sizes that range from 5'x5' to 10'x30' to suit your storage needs.
How much is it for a 5'x5' storage unit in Cranston, RI?
The cheapest 5'x5' storage unit in Cranston, RI is $81.00 per month.
Moving to Cranston
Cranston is a large city in Rhode Island's Providence County, part of the larger Providence metropolitan area. It enjoys 3.5 miles of shoreline on the Providence River and borders West Warwick, Scituate and the city of Warwick. Cranston has received national recognition on several occasions as a great place to live, including being named by Money magazine as one of the best places to live in American.
The History of Cranston
The area that's now Cranston was originally home to the Narragansett Indians. English settlers established the town of Cranston in 1754 with just 1,460 residents, and the small community grew at a fairly steady pace. During the Industrial Revolution, immigrants from Italy, Ireland, Germany, Sweden, Armenia, Greece and French Canada came to the area, creating the rich and diverse culture that persists here today.
Cranston was established as a city in 1910, though by then it had grown considerably smaller as a result of losing land to neighboring communities. The city boasts a number of historic locations, like the Governor Sprague Mansion and Edgewood Yacht Club. Several historical districts dot the city, including Oaklawn Village, Furnace Brook, Pawtuxet Village and Lippitt Hill.
Living in Cranston
Cranston is readily accessible with Interstates 95 and 295 bisecting in the city, yet it retains the peaceful air of a rural retreat. The city serves as a major commercial and industrial center in Rhode Island, with jewelry, food, machinery and combined metals the largest employers in the city. A well-maintained playground and parks system makes this a particularly desirable area for families looking for a picturesque place to settle down.
One of the most popular recreational facilities in Cranston is the Budlong Pool, which is among the largest outdoor swimming pools in the U.S. The Cranston YMCA is also a highlight of the community, offering a preschool program, a full gym and a swimming pool. The YMCA also operates several recreational programs, including youth and adult sports, theater and dance, teen leadership programs and summer day camps.
The Cranston Public School District manages the public elementary, middle and high schools in Cranston. The district also features the Cranston Area Career and Technical Center and NEL/CPS Construction and Career Academy. There are also a few private schools in Cranston, including several preschools.
Resources for Moving to Cranston
Here are a few useful resources to help you plan your move to Cranston:
Utilities: National Grid supplies Cranston with energy, while the Providence Water Supply Board and Kent County Water Authority are the primary water providers.
Garbage and Recycling: The city facilitates curbside collection of trash and recycling for one-, two-, three- and four-family dwellings. Larger multi-family communities typically utilize a large dumpster system, which is also regularly emptied by the city.
Transportation: Cranston is part of the RIPTA public bus network, which provides a convenient route to Providence that takes about 25 minutes of travel time.
Pets: You are required to register your dog with the city.
Moving Day: If you're planning to park your moving truck on the street overnight, you'll need to request special permission from the city. You can register the vehicle using the city's website.
Although homes in Cranston are more expensive than the national average, they are generally more affordable than the Rhode Island average. The Cranston housing market offers something for everyone, including properties for purchase or rent in a variety of styles and sizes.
Cranston, RI Storage Statistics
Our lowest priced units in Cranston, RI average $83.50 per month.
129 people have reserved units in Cranston, RI in the past 30 days.
There are 2 locations within Cranston, RI's city limits.
There is 1 location in Cranston, RI that offers AC and Heating features.
†Subject to change. Offered only on selected units. Subject to availability. This offer applies only to the rental fee. Other restrictions, taxes, and fees, including an administrative fee, apply. See contract for full details.
Public Storage is the leading provider of storage units for your personal, business and vehicle needs with thousands of locations nationwide. We offer a wide variety of units and sizes available with no obligation and no long-term commitment. Call today at 1-800-688-8057 for a free reservation and get your first month for just $1.
†Subject to change. Offered only on selected units. Subject to availability. This offer applies only to the rental fee. Other restrictions, taxes, and fees, including an administrative fee, apply. See contract for full details. Promotions good for new customers only. Not available on transfers or additional spaces. Pricing subject to change. Reservation required to guarantee price. Actual unit sizes may vary from approximate size estimate. Please inspect any unit before renting. Online pricing available only for online reservations and rentals. Not sure about the size you need? Don't worry, online pricing discount will be honored for any rental originating from an online reservation.
†Terms and Conditions - Reservation Deposits: A non-refundable reservation deposit is required for some reservations. This deposit will be applied as a credit to rent after move-in. Reservations are valid only for the reservation period specified. Payment of a reservation deposit guarantees a unit's availability during the reservation period for the price listed at the time the reservation is made. In the event a previously reserved unit or similar unit becomes unavailable, you agree that your only remedy is a refund of the reservation deposit. Otherwise, failure to enter a lease for a Public Storage unit within the reservation period results in forfeiture of the reservation deposit.