•  50% cheaper
  •  14x safer
  •  Right next door

Outdoor car storage in Mccalla, AL

How Neighbor compares to traditional storage facilities

badge w/star


Traditional facilities

Wide variety of sizes

Lowest prices

Highest safety rating

Protection plans

Nationwide availability

Verified hosts

Helpful reviews from renters in Mccalla, Alabama

12 x 30 Unpaved Lot in Mount Olive, Alabama

Verified Review

"Jimmy was the best host ever. My car couldn’t have been in a safer location and he made it accessible anytime I was able to make it home. Would 10/10 rent a space here again!"

Aaron's profile

Aaron S.

Mount Olive, AL

May 4, 2023

20 x 10 Unpaved Lot in Birmingham, Alabama

Verified Review

"Patrick's lot was a great, safe place to park a family member's car, and he's very professional, nice, and responsive. If I have a similar need in the future, I'd contact him again."

Jim W.

Birmingham, AL

Aug 19, 2021

50 x 10 Driveway in Fairfield, Alabama

Verified Review

"Great, kind, considerate, and very safe."

Destiny P.

Fairfield, AL

Sep 19, 2023

50 x 10 Driveway in Fairfield, Alabama

Verified Review

"Incredibly professional, clean environment, easy to access and most of all SAFE. If I ever need storage space I will be renting with him again! Thank you"

Jaden M.

Fairfield, AL

Jun 17, 2023

12 x 30 Unpaved Lot in Mount Olive, Alabama

Verified Review

"Jimmy was a great host. He made himself available on day one as well as the final day."

Eric M.

Mount Olive, AL

Feb 10, 2022

20 x 10 Unpaved Lot in Montgomery, Alabama

Verified Review

"Fast response and so easy to work with. A really great experience!"

Donald's profile

Donald L.

Montgomery, AL

Oct 18, 2022

40 x 13 Unpaved Lot in Huntsville, Alabama

Verified Review

"The space was great for my car and Roberto was great to work with the whole time. Thanks!"

Aiden W.

Huntsville, AL

Aug 29, 2023

9 x 18 Parking Lot in Madison, Alabama

Verified Review

"Great communication! Will do business with Lisa again. Thank you"

Mario S.

Madison, AL

Jun 5, 2023

48 x 10 Driveway in Madison, Alabama

Verified Review

"Chloe was really helpful. Our stuff was safe and was glad that all the process went easy and safe. Thanks Chloe!"

Alex's profile

Alex P.

Madison, AL

Dec 14, 2022

20 x 10 Parking Lot in Auburn, Alabama

Verified Review

"Great "

Matthew R.

Auburn, AL

May 8, 2023

See available listings

Discover more Mccalla, AL storage by type

Select storage type

car storage
RV storage
self storage
boat storage
monthly parking
long term parking
24 hour storage
parking spaces
truck parking

Explore car storage in Mccalla, Alabama

Indoor car storage

Browse similar storage listings nearby

Browse nearby cities

Bessemer, Alabama (5 mi)
Hueytown, Alabama (7 mi)
Pleasant Grove, Alabama (10 mi)
Hoover, Alabama (12 mi)
Pelham, Alabama (12 mi)
Alabaster, Alabama (13 mi)
Homewood, Alabama (15 mi)
Birmingham, Alabama (17 mi)
Vance, Alabama (17 mi)
Adamsville, Alabama (18 mi)

Explore more outdoor storage

Outdoor RV storage

Outdoor boat storage

Family in parked car on trip

Types of Car Storage

Outdoor car storage in Mccalla, AL provides an affordable and convenient way to store a vehicle in a safe and secure environment. Renters may also want to consider other options for car storage, such as indoor, outdoor and covered car storage.

  • Indoor: private garages that offer high security, prevention from weather damage, and access to electricity.
  • Outdoor: parking lots that provide easy access and visibility.
  • Covered: carports that offer protection from the elements while allowing ventilation.
Tan car parked outside a garage

Choosing a Storage Unit

When looking for outdoor car storage in the Mccalla, Alabama area, there are many factors to consider. Here are a few of the key considerations:

  • Accessibility: Is the space easy to access, and is there enough room for you to maneuver your vehicle into the space?
  • Safety: Is the space well-lit and free from potential hazards like potholes or other unexpected obstacles?
  • Size: Is there enough room for your vehicle to fit comfortably, with enough extra space to open the doors and access the trunk if needed?
  • Security: Is the storage unit protected from potential theft or vandalism?
  • Maintenance: Is the storage unit clean and in good condition?
Parked car in driveway

Climate Considerations

When renting outdoor car storage in Mccalla, Alabama, it's important to consider the climate and weather of the city. The average high temperature in peak summer can reach up to 93 °F (34 °C), while the average low temperature in peak winter is around 38 °F (4 °C). When selecting storage for a vehicle outdoors, it's important to factor in the type of car that needs storing. Sports cars, for example, benefit from outdoor storage because their engines and other components can stay at a more regulated temperature due to the natural cooling of the environment. Similarly, vehicles that are driven infrequently should be stored outdoors as long-term indoor storage can increase the risk of corrosion and component damage. To protect these vehicles, it's important to choose a parking space that is sheltered from the sun and wind and away from any potential sources of moisture or water. For extra protection, it’s also recommended to use a quality car cover when storing outdoors.

About Mccalla

Mccalla, Alabama is a small city located in Jefferson County, just 15 miles northwest of Birmingham. With a population of 14,400, Mccalla is a great place for families to settle. The city offers a relaxed, rural atmosphere, with easy access to the larger metropolitan area.

Mccalla is home to several recreational locations, including Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, which offers camping, fishing, nature trails, and a restored mid-19th century furnace. There’s also the Tannehill Trade Days, which takes place on the second Saturday of each month. Shoppers can explore the varied selection of crafts, antiques, and food.

Mccalla has several shopping centers and restaurants, many located along Highway 216. The city is also home to a library and two hospitals: UAB Medical West and the University of Alabama Medical Center.

Mccalla is just a short drive away from Birmingham, making it easy to access the city’s amenities such as museums, performing arts, and sports venues. Car owners should be aware that Mccalla has some of the most reasonable gas prices in Alabama.

FAQs About car storage in Mccalla, Alabama

Car storage prices in Mccalla vary depending on factors such as the size of the storage unit, location, security features, and whether you are using indoor or outdoor storage.

To determine the suitable car storage size in Mccalla, consider the dimensions of your vehicle and the level of protection you desire. For compact cars, smaller units are sufficient, while larger cars or trucks may require more spacious storage units.

Before placing your vehicle in long-term car storage in Mccalla, clean both the interior and exterior, change the oil, fill up the gas tank, inflate the tires, and disconnect the battery to prevent any drainage. Additionally, invest in a durable cover to protect the car from dust and potential damage while in storage.

Additional Alabama car storage locations

4th Ave N, Birmingham
Spenryn Drive, Madison
12th Ave, Tuscaloosa

Alternative Outdoor Car Storage Options near Mccalla

Even though traditional storage options are offered in Mccalla, Alabama, Neighbor.com typically features the cheapest, more secure, and nearest outdoor car storage.

See the below options for details:

Tellus Self Storage - Letson Farms (1.5 miles)

4763 Letson Farms Pkwy

Bessemer, AL

All Seasons Climate Controlled Self-Storage (7.6 miles)

3275 Allison Bonnett Memorial Dr

Bessemer, AL

Redwood Storage (9.3 miles)

20660 AL-216

Mccalla, AL

My Place Self Storage (10.5 miles)

6500 Aaron Aronov Dr

Fairfield, AL

The Storage Place (10.6 miles)

5324 Highway 17

Helena, AL

StoreEase (10.7 miles)

32 Magnolia Pkwy

Helena, AL

Public Storage (12.7 miles)

8 W Oxmoor Rd

Birmingham, AL

Extra Space Storage (12.9 miles)

3454 Lorna Rd

Birmingham, AL

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Vestavia Hill (13.5 miles)

1420 Montgomery Hwy

Vestavia Hills, AL

Copper Safe Storage (16.5 miles)

5300 Cahaba Valley Rd

Birmingham, AL

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Mountainbrook (17.3 miles)

3195 Highway 280 E

Birmingham, AL

Attic Plus Storage (18.2 miles)

3941 Cypress Dr

Birmingham, AL