Port Clinton Storage Blog

We've Got the Best Ice Fishing Shelter at Port Clinton Storage

With the ice fishing season upon us, be sure to reserve your unit early to store all of your fishing equipment, machines and shanties - it will make your trips back and forth to Lake Erie easy - since we are located only 2 miles from shore.

Armed Forces Appreciation Discount

In appreciation for your service and sacrifices, we are proud to extend our Armed Forces Appreciation Discount to you.

Armed Forces Appreciation Discount

Any active, retired or honorably discharged member of our United States Armed Forces will receive a 20% discount as our way of showing gratitude to our service members.

Port Clinton Storage provides a safe and secure facility. We offer a comprehensive online management system that allows our customers to request and reserve a unit online, sign an electronic rental agreement and make single or recurring payments via ACH/Credit/Debit through our secure payment portal. (This can be especially helpful for our service members on deployment because our complete system is accessed online - as opposed to coming to our facility to turn in a payment/mailing in a check monthly. The system is simple and effortless, and can be set up for automatic withdraws - giving our deployed service members one less worry while they're away from home.)

At Port Clinton Storage, we are always happy to help you find the storage solutions you need to protect your belongings. We welcome you to reach us at 419-635-7335 for more information!

[*Discounts are applied to a full priced storage unit agreement. Discounts may not be combined with any other offer/discount. Offer is only valid for storage unit rentals.]

Happy Halloween from Port Clinton Storage!

Happy Halloween from Port Clinton Storage

Happy Halloween from Port Clinton Storage!

Don't let the fear of missing out on a storage unit during the winter months cause you fright. Port Clinton Storage has space available in 10 X 10, 10 X 20, and 10 X 30 unit sizes. Space is limited.

With our online management system, customers are able to request and reserve a unit, sign an electronic rental agreement and complete ACH/Credit/Debit payments all online. Payments may be set up as single or recurring transactions - making it simple to rent a self-storage unit.

Contact us today at 419-635-7335 to reserve your preferred unit or visit us atwww.PortClintonStorage.com to create and manage your rental account.


Port Clinton Storage is proud to offer quick, easy and convenient 24/7 access for customers to manage their personalized self-storage rental account online, at any time. Customers may select their preferred available self-storage unit, sign an electronic rental agreement and complete a secure online payment via single or recurring ACH/Credit/Debit transactions through our secured website management system. It is our hope that by offering immediate access to a storage unit and a convenient, effortless rental process, that we are doing our part to help make the transition between homes and locations a little less stressful for our customers.

Whether our customers are in need of short-term storage during transition or long-term storage to safely store personal belongings that will not fit in their new living space, we are happy to serve all of our customers' needs. Contact our team today.  

See our flyer below!

Realtor-Moving Flyer

Word Of Mouth Referral Bonus!

Tell A Friend!

Take advantage of our special rewards program! Port Clinton Storage offers a $25 referral credit to existing customers that refer a new customer to us. We have already rewarded our customers with over $100 in referral credits just in the month of September alone! You could be next! Here is how it works:

1: Refer a family member, friend, co-worker, neighbor - anyone to Port Clinton Storage!*

2: When your referral completes his or her rental by signing an agreement and successfully paying his/her first month's rent, we will apply a $25 referral credit to your next full month's rent.

It's that easy! All you have to do is recommend Port Clinton Storage and we will reward you. There is no limit to the amount of referral credits that you are eligible to receive. It's simply our way of saying thank you for recommending Port Clinton Storage! 

Be sure to share our social media, our website and contact information to those you know to take advantage of our Word Of Mouth Referral Bonus! Of course, tell them to mention your name when they contact us to finalize their rental agreement so you are eligible to receive your $25 referral credit!

Thank you for being a loyal Port Clinton Storage customer!

*To be eligible, a referral must be a new customer and both the referring customer and new customer must be in good standing with Port Clinton Storage.

Word of Mouth Referral Bonus

Now Renting!

Port Clinton Storage is a family-owned storage company that offers conveniently-located, affordable self-storage solutions to meet monthly, seasonal or year-round storage needs.

Indoor storage is available in 10 X 10 and 10 X 20 rental unit sizes, providing rental options for your car, small boat, camping equipment and patio furniture, household and personal items, lake and pool toys/equipment and more. We offer a lighted storage property which makes our facility, storage units and your property accessible at any time.

View a map of our available units at our Port Clinton facility and rent a storage unit 24-hours a day-7 days a week. We offer a convenient online portal that allows users to rent a storage unit, access their account, make and manage payments and communicate with our staff with ease.

Port Clinton Storage is easily accessible off of Highway 2 in Port Clinton, Ohio, and only minutes away from Lake Erie and area campgrounds. Our friendly staff are happy to assist you or any questions at any time. Contact us and see why Port Clinton Storage is the Port Clinton areas first choice for storage services.


October will be a busy month for Port Clinton Storage. Take advantage of our Early Bird Special and secure your storage unit before they all fill up!

To receive our special offer, call 419-635-7335 and tell a member of our helpful team that you saw our Early Bird Special flyer to receive this promotional pricing.

Don't miss out! Here is your chance to rent a unit and get a special price, too. Offer ends September 30, 2017.

Port Clinton Storage's Early Bird Special Discount Flyer


Self-storage rental units are a popular option for many renters wishing to increase the amount of space they have accessible for personal belongings, sentimental items, seasonal equipment and hobbies and more. Renting a storage unit from Port Clinton Storage is an effortless, affordable way to serve as the answer for these top 10 types of people needing a storage unit!


1: The Retiree

You've earned it! Downsize your lifestyle and pick up your bucket list! A storage unit is a great way to store furniture, clothing, household items and personal items that hold a particular sentimental value when you have items that you're just not ready to part with yet. Whether you're saving items for your children or grandchildren or you just wish to find a comfortable balance between house size and space needed, storage units offer the flexibility to maneuver through retirement with ease.

2: The College-bound

So it's finally here... your college student has reached this exciting milestone in his/her life and you are excited to enjoy the journey ahead with them. That's great! But you also have all of their art collages, report cards, academic awards, sports trophies and memories of their school days that you just can't dream of parting with. Storage units can help. Box all of your items in a well-sealed storage container [such as Sterilite] and rent a storage unit. Storage units allow renters to hang onto the memories that have helped to bring them this far in life without sacrificing space where you need it most: your home.

3: The Explorer

You've got a calling to explore. We like it. Go out and find the deepest roots and most off-road places that you can find ' come back and tell us how great it is/was... But, when you're back, you need a place to store your off-road, dig in the grit, splash up a little dirt, grasp the wind vehicle or camper that has been your partner in free-spirit. It's time to tie your explorer-side down for a moment to return to work, life, obligations and you need a place to give your wild, carefree side a home. Well. We've got your answer. It's here, at Port Clinton Storage.  

4: The Outdoorsy/Enthusiast

Ride the waves with me here, bro. If your calling is to hit Lake Erie, jet skis in tow ' feel the wind and water splash up aimlessly against you  as you soak up the sun... we've got a place for you. Eventually, the sun does go down and the season comes to an end ' and there is a time to need a place to house your water toys. We've got you covered. Change out your water toys and bring out your snowmobile, snowboard, skis, decoys, ice fishing and/or deer hunting equipment for the winter. We've got space for every season! Whether it's a small boat, jet skis, fishing equipment, hunting equipment, pool toys, lawn furniture, lawn mowers, camping and outdoor patio equipment ' there is a time to tame your outdoorsy side for the cold/hot season and protect your belongings from the elements. A storage unit is for you. Check out Port Clinton Storage to meet your units. 

5: The Spouse

Yes, you have made the list here, too. So you've gone out and bought yourself too much hunting equipment, golf clubs, shoes, clothing... all "the good stuff." We're right there with you! We have our fair share, also. But eventually, you need an extra garage/closet to store all your prized items. You can't sacrifice your car's place in the garage for the extra hunting blind ' so get a storage unit! With an accessible location, you can reach all of the items you need quickly and easily while having the right amount and perfect space for everything. 

6: The Newlywed

Before we get to "The Spouse" ' you've got to be a newlywed. Combining two lifestyles can be a difficult task, especially in a starter home. There is no greater way to bring a little "newlywed bliss" to your marriage than to provide yourself with some extra time and comfort to focus on your new life together ' and not on whose sofa goes in the garbage. J Trust me, we're helping you out here. Your bachelor/bachelorette pad will look best at Port Clinton Storage. And if you have any of those extra post-wedding and reception decorations and items that there is no way you'll ever give up ' no worries. Store them in a storage unit. You can always get them back out to borrow to a family member or friend at any time.  

7: The Homeowner

You didn't think we were going to get here, did you? Well, we did. Everyone could use and storage unit, including you, too. Do you have all of those "extra" household items that are just lying around but you know you're going to need them some day in the future?... A storage unit keeps them safely stored. When you find a need to bring out that ol' sewing machine that grandma passed down to you but you can't find time to use because you're too busy "momming" and "dadding," it will be there! When you're empty-nesters, you'll thank us! Really. You can pull out your sewing machine and get to work creating masterpieces that have been just patiently waiting to be unlocked in your newly found free time. [And I will tell you a secret... storage units are a great place to store your beloved car, antique belongings, and so much more. The value is in maintaining your items without sacrificing your every day space!] 

8: The Business-Owner

You've got stuff. It's no secret. As business owners, you need just about everything imaginable to operate your business well but you might not always have the space to house everything you need. You're covered. Storage units come in a variety of sizes to meet the needs of renters wanting to fill space with office equipment, business records, furniture, and miscellaneous "odds and end" items that you need but just might be collecting dust in the office. Or do you need short term warehousing space to store extra product or inventory? ... Maybe you're the "Do-it-All" owner that tends to your own business-scape... and you're in need of a place to store your landscaping and lawn tools in the winter and place to store your trusty snow blower and shovels in the summer...  Check out Port Clinton Storage's unit sizes to determine what size best meets your business's needs.

9. The Traveler

Put down your work and pick up a map. Somewhere is calling your name! Protect all of your personal items while you're traveling in a locked storage unit for safety and protection in your absence. Then, when you're in between adventures, have a safe and convenient place to hang your climbing ropes, stow away your kayak, store  your luggage, pack away your car's rooftop cargo carrier, and store your tent. It just makes sense to have a place you can go to safely and securely maintain all of your belongings during and in between traveling. Check it out.

10. The Mover

You've got your eyes set on your dream home. Congratulations! But now you have to sell your home so you can move in as quickly as possible. It's time to shift all of your "extra" items that you don't need to live day-to-day to a storage unit so you can make your home appear as presentable and attractive as possible to potential buyers. Get a hold of a storage space to temporarily store your belongings while you're in transition. And if you're moving in, no problem! Port Clinton Storage has space for you, as well. When you need to downsize your living space, clear some room for an additional guest, parent, in-law or family member moving in, or you just want to freshen the appearance of your home without totally giving up what you love and own, we are here for you. Contact Port Clinton Storage and find your space, simplified.  


Port Clinton Storage is now renting storage units. We are accepting customers while we complete some finishing site work details. Call us now at 419-635-7335 to reserve a storage unit "Before the Dust Settles" for special pricing. Reference promo code "DUST17."


Port Clinton Storage has completed construction of a 48-unit storage rental facility. As we prepare to open for business, we would like to extend a huge thank you to GW Contractors, Luginbill ConstructionMorton Buildings, Inc., Ottawa County Department of Building Inspection, McRichie Water Hauling, Clere Clean Up Crew, Portage Township Trustees, Ottawa County Planning Commission, Team KurasThe Peoples Bank CoHartung Title Agency Inc.Tall TimbersCampground, Bassett's Do It Best Hardware, Port Clinton Fish Company, Gordon Lumber, Portage Township Zoning Inspector Mary Gardner, Carter LumberECI-Elite Concrete IndustriesPort Clinton Ace HardwareHolly Steffen Photography and Bolte Real Estate/Bolte Real Estate.

We appreciate all of their help and the support that they have provided throughout the duration of this project. Each of these businesses and local people have made Port Clinton Storage a reality. It has been a pleasure working with each of them!

We look forward to serving the surrounding communities. For information on unit rentals, visit www.portclintonstorage.com