The MakeSpace Store
What is the MakeSpace Store?
The MakeSpace Store is the next step in our mission to make storage easier for city-dwellers. Simply drop off your things to us, and take advantage of lower priced in-store appointments and shorter minimum storage terms on select plans.
If you live in New York City and want to store or pick up a few smaller items, the MakeSpace store is a convenient alternative to a traditional full-service or a self-service appointment.
Where is the store located?
The MakeSpace store is located in New York City at 494 6th Ave, between 12th and 13th.
When is the store open?
Beginning November 1, 2021 the MakeSpace store will be open on Thursdays and Saturdays, 8am - 5pm.
Who can use the MakeSpace Store?
Anyone in our New York/Northern New Jersey service area! Existing customers can schedule an in-store appointment to retrieve smaller items, or to add smaller items to your existing storage.
If you’re not a current MakeSpace customer, you can choose to sign up for our existing long-term offering (with a 3-month storage minimum) or select our new In-Store service with a 1-month storage minimum.
Home deliveries are not available for in-store plans, but you can switch to a standard plan at any time!
To determine which plan is best for you, give us a call or stop by the store and a storage expert will be happy to assist you.
What COVID-19 safety precautions should I expect during my visit?
To prioritize the health and safety of our community, our team will follow current CDC and local guidelines for COVID-19. We request that you do the same during your visit.
Unvaccinated customers are required to wear a mask at all times while inside the store.
Please note that MakeSpace reserves the right to deny service to anyone who refuses to comply with these important safety guidelines.
Does the MakeSpace store offer any add-on services?
Yes! You can purchase standard moving and packing supplies at the MakeSpace store, as well as take advantage of our junking and secure disposal services.
Moving & Packing Supplies
- Wardrobe boxes, mirror boxes, and lamp boxes for $20 each*
- TV boxes for $30 each*
- Bubble Wrap for $1 for a 3 ft sheet*
Junking & Disposal Services
Junking, shredding, and secure disposal are available. Find out more about these services, including pricing, here.
*Prices subject to change
How much do appointments at the MakeSpace store cost?
Appointments scheduled at the MakeSpace store are exempt from standard service fees*!
*Appointments cancelled within 48 hours are still subject to the standard $100 fee.
How can I book an appointment at the MakeSpace store?
MakeSpace customers can book in-store pickups and drop-offs online via our iPhone app. Simply toggle to ‘Self Service’ when booking an appointment and select the MakeSpace store.
Check out this article for more information on booking a self-service appointment.
Is there a limit on the items I can pick up and drop off at the MakeSpace store?
Yes. For an in-store pickup or drop-off—items need to weigh below 40 lbs and not be over 4 ft in length, width or height.
If you’re picking items up at the store, the total size of all items must be less than 100 cubic feet.
Please don’t store liquids, perishables, or combustibles. See the full list of prohibited items here.
Can I sort through my items at the store?
Customers may sort and organize items in the store, space and store traffic permitting. Please limit your organization time to one hour or less.