Choosing a storage unit
Find the right size self storage unit for you.
Choosing the right storage unit size is important and will save you time, hassle, and money. Here are four steps to help you make the right choice!
- Create a list of items you plan to store (including furniture and appliances).
- Estimate how many boxes you plan to store in your unit.
- Keep track of the measurements of your largest items.
- Lastly, compare your list, the number of boxes, and measurements against our visual storage size guide to confirm your best storage unit size.
Use uniformed size boxes.
Keep your stored items dry.
Allow for easy access to your unit contents.
What is the best way to pack a unit?
Packing and Storing Boxes
How to label your moving boxes:
Pack your boxes correctly.
Don't make boxes too heavy to move.
Storing Bulky Household Items
Gain storage space by disassembling furniture.
Properly prepare your appliances for storage.
Keep upholstery off the floor.
Protect your belongings from the elements.
from any device that you are putting into storage including remote controls, kids’ toys, clocks, toothbrushes, etc.
By placing them in a box standing upright like you would place them on a shelf to prevent spine breakage.
Use criss-cross masking tape
across the face of mirrors and glass. Store them vertically to prevent breakage.