Storage Tips

Storage Tips

Below are some helpful tips to organize and protect your items when considering a storage unit. Check back often for new tips and information.

Tips for Storage Unit Organization

Here are our top tips to stay organized:
Sort by category.
Pack boxes strategically.
Clearly label each box.
Take inventory.
Place important items in an accessible spot.
Create a pathway to walk within your unit.

Tips to Protect Your Items

These tips can help protect your belongings:
Wipe away food particles that attract pests.
Securely close each box.
Remove batteries from electronics.
Wrap fragile items to avoid cracks and chips.
Leave appliance doors slightly open.
Wipe away any moisture.
Choose a self-storage provider with security.
Analyze if any items require climate control storage.

Tips to Get the Most for your Money

Below are a few ways you get the most for your money:
Use vertical space.
Disassemble large furniture to max the cube.
Choose the correct unit size.
Pack smaller boxes in uniform sized boxes.
Build a relationship with your self-storage provider