Safely Storing Items In Your Storage Unit


Whenever you are looking at your options to free up space, you should consider the benefits of using a storage unit as a place to keep these items. However, it can be easy to fail to effectively protect the items that you are needing to keep in storage. Use Protective Wrap The process of packing, loading and unloading materials can be one of the riskier aspects of transferring items to these units.

4 December 2018

Renting? 6 Tips On Improving Your Household Storage


Are you frustrated with the storage options in your rental? When you're renting a home or apartment, you can't just start knocking out walls and putting in built-in storage. Still, trying to store your things can be frustrating. Here are a few tips for improving your household storage. 1. Get a Closet Kit Closet kits are designed to fit into unfinished closets, adding a significant amount of storage space. Most closet kits have racks as well as poles, so you can fit everything you need into a single closet.

5 August 2018

Converting The Attic Into A Bedroom? 3 Reasons To Prioritize A Storage Unit


If you've decided to stop using the attic as an extra storage space for your home, you may be curious about what you can do to make sure that the rest of your home doesn't become cluttered due to the lack of valuable storage space. If you have a lot of items that you're not interested in getting rid of, it's smart to look into renting a storage unit instead. If you're unsure about renting a storage unit, consider the following benefits that can come with this decision for your home.

19 April 2018

3 Ways To Pest-Proof A Storage Unit


Storage units provide extra space that allows you to reclaim areas of your home, or otherwise simply hold extra belongings in safe storage while you are moving to a new home or completing renovations. Whatever the reason you are using a storage unit, however, you should still take steps to protect your belongings against potential pest damage, since insects and rodents may find their way into your unit at some point in time.

1 March 2018

4 Steps To Creating An Accessible Storage Unit You Can Actually Use


For many families, placing items in a storage unit also involves having to access those items later on. But, placing things into and removing them from a storage unit on a regular basis can be an exercise in chaos and frustration.  How can you avoid this problem? Here are a few steps to creating an accessible storage space that will make your life easier. Rent Larger. To be able to move around freely within the storage unit, be sure to rent one that's a little larger than you expect to actually need.

10 January 2018

Renting A Storage Unit With Climate Control: Questions You Need To Ask Before Signing A Contract


When you are looking to rent a storage unit, one of the first decisions you will have to make is whether you want a regular storage unit or a climate controlled one. If you plan on storing your items for a prolonged period of time, or you are storing items that are susceptible to outdoor weather conditions, such as leather sofas, fine artwork, and wine, you may be opting for a unit in a climate controlled building.

25 November 2017

Learn What Can Happen If You Do Not Make Your Storage Unit Rental Payments On Time


When you rent a storage facility, it is important to make sure that you adhere to the rules of the facility. When you sign up for a unit, the facility will have a lease agreement that you will need to sign. The agreement will state what the rules for the facility are. The following guide walks you through what can happen if you do not abide by the rules or if you fail to make your payments on time.

12 July 2017

Considering Self Storage Options? Answer These 6 Questions First


Self storage is a sensible way to stow away possessions that you won't be using for a period of time. Rentals are most frequently offered on a short-term basis, although your options may be flexible. You can rent a unit in one of several sizes, which may be in the form of a room, locker, or outdoor space. You may also visit the unit to place additional possessions in or to remove those you need.

26 May 2017

3 Ways Commercial Storage Units Can Make Your Business Stronger


If you're a small business owner, you know that there is great value to anything you can do that will save a little money and bring more customers into your store. Here are three easy ways to use commercial storage units to make your business more efficient. Store Marketing Supplies You spend a lot of money on your advertising supplies, but they definitely take up space. A commercial storage unit gives you a place to keep your advertising and marketing supplies safe until you are ready to use them again.

12 May 2017

8 Steps to Prepare Your Appliances for Storage


Regardless of if you are planning to store your appliances on a short- or long-term basis, you need to properly prepare them. Without the preparations, you could return to appliances that are infested by pests, moldy, or have other problems. To help ensure your appliances are in the same condition as when you initially stored them, here are some steps you need to take before placing them in storage.   Opt for climate control.

31 March 2017