Actually trying to live out of a cheap storage locker goes against every single legal document you have to sign in order to rent it out, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible, as YouTuber 007craft demonstrates.

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After giving up his apartment to go hike the Pacific Crest Trail, 007craft didn’t have a place to live when he got home. But instead of finding an apartment that would have cost him more than $1,000 per month, he decided to turn the $200 per month storage locker, where all his stuff was already stashed into a highly affordable makeshift home for two whole months.

His 10-foot by 10-foot by six-foot storage locker apartment seems surprisingly comfortable, with a bed, tiny kitchen, a sofa, basic plumbing, and even electricity thanks to an extension cord covertly run to an outlet located a few doors down. As he explained in a Reddit AMA about his setup, he had to rely on a gym and nearby community center for showering, but had he stayed in the storage locker longer than two months, he actually had plans to even build a pop-up shower.

Before you start to think that this is the perfect way to save for a down payment on a house, remember this is completely against the rules at any and all storage facilities. And if you were to get caught, getting kicked out would be the least of your problems.

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