Self-storage facility insurance coverage you need

Self-storage facility insurance is a must-have whether you own a local self-storage facility or operate a large national self-storage chain. StorageGuard, our self-storage facility insurance product, offers the broadest coverages that meet the unique needs of the self-storage industry.

Submit your self-storage facility information using our online proposal request, and receive a custom proposal. An agent will contact you to go over your insurance options and help you choose the best coverage for your business.

Start a proposal request to get your custom self-storage facility insurance solutions today!

What does self-storage
facility insurance cover?

Dwelling coverage can protect your self-storage facility against direct physical damage to the property, such as:

  • Fire
  • Lightning
  • Windstorm and Hail
  • Vandalism
  • Theft and more

Liability insurance for
self-storage facilities

Liability coverage is needed to help protect you from claims that happen at your self-storage facility. Examples include:

  • If someone were to slip and fall at your self-storage facility
  • If your storage tenant sustains medical injuries at your facility
  • Defense costs if someone is injured at your facility are included

Commercial General Liability coverage is included with up to $2 million per occurrence limit of liability.

Additional coverages include

StorageGuard offers the broadest coverages that meet the unique needs of self-storage facility owners. Additional included coverages are:

  • Fine arts coverage
  • Valuable paper and records
  • Accounts receivable coverage
  • Computer coverage
  • Limited pollutant removal coverage
  • Ordinance or Law
  • Employee dishonesty sublimit
  • Customer’s goods legal liability sublimit
  • Sales and disposal liability sublimit
  • Hired & Non-owned auto sublimit
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How much self-storage facility insurance coverage do I need?

The amount of coverage should be in line with your lending requirements and is based on a valuation per square foot. Replacement Cost for self-storage facilities is available at a much lower valuation per square foot than other commercial property policies. After you request a proposal, an agent will discuss with you how much coverage you need, as everyone’s situation is different.

How much does self-storage facility insurance cost?

Insurance cost for self-storage facilities is largely driven by your liability exposure.  Additional factors affecting cost include how much coverage you carry, deductible, and location of the facility. After you request a proposal an agent will contact you to discuss your coverage options.

Why should I choose StorageGuard for my self-storage facility?

In addition to offering the broadest included  coverages in the industry, StorageGuard offers a blanket limit of coverage for the entire facility, rather than a per building limit of coverage in the event of a loss.

Add more coverage to your self-storage facility insurance

Add extra coverage options to your self-storage facility insurance package. After you request a proposal, an agent will contact you to discuss your proposal and offer you additional coverage options to limit your exposure.

  • Employee Practices Liability

  • Named Windstorm

  • Property Management

  • Comprehensive Personal Liability

  • Earthquake Coverage

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Need to speak to an agent?

Please give us a call at 888.741.8454 to speak to a licensed insurance professional. If you would like to discuss your specific location, please request an insurance proposal and one of our agents will contact you shortly.

Want to learn more about self-storage facility insurance?

Read one of our articles about insuring self-storage facilities or go to our Resource Center to learn more about different insurance topics.

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