All facts taken from Wikipedia naturally.
Apparently the first self storage existed in ancient China - I wonder what it consisted of? Self storage as we know it today has only been around 60 years if that.
Some self storage companies have free truck hire - makes me think which ones and whether they think I can be trusted with a free truck!
In the US, the total area of self storage would cover Manhatten Island three times. For some reason I expected more than this.
1 in 10 families in the US make use of self storage - good one!
There are literally thousands of self storage facilities popping up each year - not a surprise!