Frequently Asked Questions

What security measures does your facility take?

We take security very seriously. Scherer's Mini Storage features a well-lit, partially fenced property, gated access to allow 24-hour access to your unit, and 24-hour video surveillance.

Do you have spaces to park my boat or RV?

Yes! Scherer's Mini Storage features outdoor parking for boats, trailers, vans, RVs, and other vehicles, and some interior parking spaces.

What are your access hours?

Scherer's Mini Storage features 24-hour access. This allows you to be in complete control of your unit and the belongings stored there. Our property is well-lit, making a late night or early morning visit possible.

Is there a long-term lease?

No, the rental agreement is negotiable, either month-to-month or annual.

When is my rental fee due?

You can schedule to pay monthly or annually..

Will I receive a monthly "bill"?

We do not send a monthly bill.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash or check.

What may I store?

You may store whatever you need or desire, except live plants or animals, hazardous and flammable materials, explosives, weapons and firearms, drugs, perishable items, stolen property, and people.

How tall / wide are your doors?

Door sizes vary by unit size and range from walk-ins to garage doors.

Do I need to provide my own lock?

Yes, you must provide your own lock. You must keep your unit locked at all times. When you move out you must remove your lock.

Does Scherer's Mini Storage assume any liability for the goods I store?

No, we recommend contacting your insurance agency.

Are surveillance cameras monitored?

The cameras are recording video 24 hours a day but they are not constantly monitored. Scherer's Mini Storage is not responsible for immediately responding to help if required.

May I allow friends or relatives to access my unit?

You may allow anyone you choose to have access by giving them the key to your unit. We will not allow anyone access to your unit if they do not have your key or you are not present.

Can I share access to the space with my family and coworkers?

Yes, you decide who may have access to your storage unit.

What if I or one of my guests damages my unit or another building or fixture on the property?

The tenant shall be liable for any damage to the unit or any building, fixture, or other structure on the premises caused by tenant or his agents or guests.

How do I get my deposit back when I move out?

There is no deposit.

Can I get a refund?

We do not prorate rental payments for any partial months.

What are the office hours?

Office hours are from 10 am to Noon Monday through Friday, 2:30-4:30pm Saturday, or by appointment.

What are the gate hours?

Gate access is 24/7.

What happens if I lose the key to my storage unit?

You hold the only key to your unit. If you lose the key, you will need to contact a locksmith.