Why you should use a disc lock for self storage

Categories: Self-Storage

The image above shows a disc lock. This type of lock is circular in shape and works with a key, they do come with different options like a number combination or alpha numericals.

Some Key Benefits of the Disc Locks.

  • Disc locks are developed specifically for the self storage industry.
  • They are hard to open using standard lock-picking techniques.
  • The rounded design is highly resistant to bolt cutters.
  • Compact design is difficult to break apart with a hammer.
  • Manufactured with a rust-free steel design.
  • Comes in standard key or combination-style locks.

Why we require this type of lock for your storage unit.

One of our key focuses at Tellus Self Storage is to ensure that all of our tenants have a successful self storage experience. It is with this mentality that we recommend and at some of our storage locations require the use of these disc locks.

Ready to purchase your own disc lock?

disc lock with key

The standard style of disc locks can be purchased online via sites like Amazon. Or you can visit one of our Tellus Self Storage locations to pick one up. But remember to check with the Property Manager or Reservation Specialist before going on-site to ensure the of the availability of these locks.

disc lock with numbers

If you aren’t a fan of the key’d style of disc lock you might be interested in this combination style lock. Again, this can also be purchased online via sites like Amazon. For those that don’t like online shopping you might also be able to find these from your local big box retailer: Walmart, Home Depot, Lowes, etc.

disc lock with letters

The third and final option for the disc locks is a bit more fun. The finial option is a word combination type lock. If this sounds like the right lock for you check an online shop like Amazon.

You’ve now been presented with several options for where to find these locks as well as how they can come. It doesn’t matter where you get your lock from, we encourage these type of locks for your piece of mind as well as ours.

Now a video to demonstrate how to properly secure your storage unit:

This storage tip and information session was brought to you by Tellus Self Storage Lake City

Address: 814 SW State Road 247, Lake City, FL 32025

Phone: 386.200.5487

This short video was brought to you by Tellus Self Storage Abita Mini located in Abita Springs LA.

Address: 70037 Highway 59, Abita Springs, LA 70420 

Phone: 985.243.9081

Tellus Self Storage Abita Mini offers both Climate Controlled and Non-Climate storage units, sure to fit any of your self storage needs in the Abita Springs Louisiana area.