Is storing household or other items in cardboard boxes or plastic containers better? There is no simple answer to this question because so much depends on what you want to store, where you store it, and for how long. In general, there are three main criteria for making this decision: cost vs. value, sturdiness, and protection, and […]
Safe, Secure Storage Units
Many of our moving partners offer storage services to make your moving experience more convenient. Here are some of the perks of using a professional storage service:
- Cleanliness: You want a clean place to store your things. A basement and garage won’t do. Storage units provide a safe environment to keep your items safe from dust, mold, water and pests.
- Security: Storage units provide a safe and secure way to protect your belongings. Safety is one of the most important aspects of a storage unit. You can lock up your things, use passwords, and have your items stored in a place with adequate lighting.
- 24/7 accessibility: Accessing your items when you need them is a huge benefit. This convenience helps you with your time constraints, whether you want to make an early start packing your unit or run by after hours to grab something.
- Range of sizes: Everyone has different needs. With a range of storage unit sizes, you can choose the right option for you. This choice helps to save you money on your move.
- Economical rates: Affordable rates help you to keep your moving expenses down and find a solution to fit your individual needs. Explore your options to find the right unit for you.
- Climate-controlled environment: It’s important to store your things in a place that has adequate air ventilation to reduce the amount of humidity and other forms of excessive moisture that can damage your belongings.
- Packing materials: You can never have too many packing materials. The las thing you want is to run out of tape, boxes, and other supplies. Easy and readily available packing materials helps the moving process along without extra hoop-jumping. Also, boxes aren’t a one-size-fits-all solution. You need special packing materials for documents, plates and other items.