Nervous About Using A Self-Storage Facility? What To Look For

If you need a storage unit but you worry about your items being locked somewhere that you don’t see or check on them every day, start looking at facilities that have cameras. Take the time to find a high-quality facility that has cameras and locks to get into the storage area, and that screens its applicants. Here are some of the other things to consider before you sign a lease.

Self-Storage And Wildfires: Know Your Options And Have An Escape Plan

So, you have a self-storage unit. That works great for all of your excess stuff, but what happens when a wildfire breaks out and rages your way? What do you do if your storage unit is in the path of the wildfire and the firefighters cannot put the flames out in time? Do you have things in storage you will sorely miss? What about an escape plan? With so much to think about, here are some options and tips to help you plan ahead of a wildfire situation.

Storing Mattresses? Take These Measures To Ensure They Aren't Damaged During Storage

If you have a mattress you want to keep in a self-storage unit for some time, there are things you need to do to ensure the mattress won’t be dirty, smelly, and deformed by the time you come back for it. Here are some of these measures: Clean and Dry the Mattress One of the most important steps for storing a mattress actually takes place before storage: cleaning and drying the mattress.

Helpful Tips For Organizing Your Storage Unit

Are you renting a local storage unit as a long-term solution for a small home? If so, you’ll need to know how to keep the unit organized. While it may be easy to throw items inside to deal with at a later date, you’ll have regrets once you actually need to start digging through boxes. Here are some helpful tips that will help keep your storage unit organized. Use Plastic Storage Bins