Can I run a business from a Storage Unit?


You may think self-storage is only suitable for keeping your household possessions safe while moving home, or for storing all those extra items you can’t fit in your garage or shed. However, that couldn’t be further from the truth, and there are plenty of innovative reasons for using a storage unit for both domestic or business purposes. In fact, at our Incredible Bulk self-storage facilities in Bradford, you can even run your business from a storage unit!

Whether you’re a start-up looking for a storage unit to run your business from, create your products and store tools, equipment and materials. Or, you’re an established local Bradford business that requires more physical space for storing and packaging orders, you’ll find an ideal business storage solution at Incredible Bulk!

What types of businesses can operate from a self-storage unit?

A wide range of different types of businesses can operate from a storage unit. Take a look below for how self-storage can benefit your business.

Online Retailers & eBay/Amazon/Etsy Sellers

Why not run your eCommerce business from a storage unit? Ideal for online retailers, our storage units offer space to store your products, whatever you sell! Creators who hand-craft items to sell on platforms such as Etsy could even set-up a workstation within the storage unit. 

Keeping on top of orders is easy too, as all of our storage units boast free Wifi access so you can reply to emails and send out orders from inside the unit.

Local Bradford Businesses & Tradespeople

If you have a local Bradford business with a physical premise and are struggling for space, why not consider one of our affordable storage units for storing excess stock? It’s often a more cost-effective option than renting a larger shop or showroom space, and at Incredible Bulk, we offer flexible long term and short term storage solutions. 

Local tradespeople such as heating engineers, plumbers and electricians can also run their business from a storage unit. Our secure storage units are perfect for tradespeople who require regular access to their tools, materials, parts and equipment.

Professional Service Providers

Our Bradford storage units at Incredible Bulk can also be used by professional service providers and businesses such as accountancy, solicitor and insurance firms. 

Our secure units are protected by 24/7 CCTV and offer a space for Bradford based businesses to store their important documents away from the office. Our archiving service is ideal on a long-term or short-term basis and ensures that all-important paperwork, contracts, cases and agreements are accessed by authorised personnel only.

Book a Business Storage Unit at Incredible Bulk Bradford

At Incredible Bulk, we offer a range of business storage units on a long term or short term basis. Our units are ideal for a wide range of businesses and start-ups who require a secure and affordable storage solution with regular, easy access. 

Our self-storage facility is ideally located for Bradford businesses, find us at Whetley Mills on Thornton Road B6145. We’re open from 10 am to 6 pm Monday to Friday, 10 am to 5 pm on a Saturday, and 11 am to 4 pm on a Sunday. 

If you’re interested in running your business from a storage unit, then contact the Incredible Bulk team today on 01274 975678, or use our online contact form.

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