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How to Bid on Storage Units

Peter AllenAugust 17, 2020Beginner Tips

Thanks for checking out Lockerfox for online storage auctions. This article discusses some things you should know before bidding on units. In the sections below, we'll talk about:

1. How proxy bidding works

2. What is a manager's unit?

3. Why does a certain unit keep getting cancelled?

4. What is a distance limit and how to request an increase

5. What is a leaderboard limit and how to request an increase

Please read through these sections to make sure you understand these things before bidding.


Why Storage Auction Sites Are Different

Julie SmithMarch 6, 2020Beginner Tips

There are two different ways to buy contents in a storage unit: online or in-person.

Both have their pros and cons, but they’re very different from one another.

Live storage auctions mean you show up to the storage site in person and bid on the spot. You will most likely take the contents of the unit home with you that day.


3 Tips for Bidding on Online Storage Auctions

Peter AllenMay 31, 2019Beginner Tips

Maybe you watch Storage Wars and you’ve been thinking about dipping your toes in the fun, thrilling world of online storage auctions. But the problem is—you don’t know where to start.

Good news.

You’ve come to the right place.

First of all, Lockerfox is one of the premier storage auction sites on the web, so we know our stuff.

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