Storage in Toronto
Whether you need long term storage or short term storage in Toronto, your furniture and belongings will be safe and protected in our concrete block and brick warehouse.
Just like in this picture, all storage shipments are palletized in a 7 X 7 X 5 ft wooden crate for extra protection and security.
Furniture is individually blanket-wrapped and stored inside each wooden pallet. We also have a room devoted to storing bulky items which do not fit in the pallets.
Sofas, mattresses and upholstered items are wrapped in plastic for extra protection. We take all possible precautions to ensure the safety of all of your items.
To keep your furniture and belongings safe, our Toronto storage warehouse is:
- climate controlled
- pest controlled
- security monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- labels on each pallet
- pallets are mapped
- your pallets are locked till delivery
Our office and warehouse are conveniently located in upper Toronto, close to all major highways – 400, 401, 404 and 407, and the Allen Expressway.
Our affiliation with northAmerican Van Lines and Canadian Association of Movers is your assurance of quality service. NorthAmerican vanlines has awarded Phillips Moving & Storage with an award for 2009 Agent of the Year.
Toronto Storage FAQ
Can I leave my furniture for a long time or is this for short term storage?
Your furniture will be stored safe and sound for as long as you need.
Is your warehouse climate controlled?
Yes – it is a climate controlled and pest controlled warehouse.
Will my things be securely and safely stored?
The concrete block warehouse is monitored by a 24 hour security system, and equipped with sprinklers throughout.
All shipments coming to our storage warehouse are palletized in a 7 X 7 X 5 ft wooden storage container for extra protection and security.
Each pallet (or crate) is labelled with the particulars of your storage lot, such as your name, the date it came into our warehouse, and the total number of pallets you have.
How many pallets will I need?
Normally we estimate one room of furniture or 1,200 lbs of furniture can be stored in each pallet. Each pallet is exclusive to one owner. None are shared.
How is my furniture protected?
Furniture is individually blanket-wrapped and gently placed to fill each pallet. Light coloured upholstered pieces are wrapped in plastic for extra protection.
What if some things won’t fit into the pallets?
Bulky items which will not fit inside the pallets are stored on racks in our warehouse.
Where is your warehouse?
Our warehouse and office are conveniently located in upper Toronto close to all major highways – 400, 401, 404 and 407, and the Allen Expressway (Dufferin).
Do I have to pay for a year in advance?
No – you can pay each month. For your convenience we accept email transfers, Visa, and MasterCard.
Call 416-661-2797 for more information.
More tips on storing your household items
Watch this video for some tips on storage: