Packing & Storage Tips
things organized and stored properly is important during a big move. Check out
some of our favorite packing tips for moving and self-storage.
Which Storage Unit Size?
Selecting the ideal storage unit size may seem daunting, yet a bit of
pre-planning can simplify the decision-making process. Opting for a unit that
is too spacious leads to unnecessary expenses, while one that is too small can
be inconvenient. To guide you in choosing the perfect storage unit size for
your requirements, consider the following steps:
The most suitable storage facility is one that aligns with your convenience and meets your specific requirements. For those treating storage as an extension of their home, proximity to your residence is key for easy access. If it's for business purposes, selecting a facility near your place of business is advisable. Consider factors such as cleanliness, well-maintained facilities, and amenities like 24-hour video recordings, electronically gated access, and extended hours based on your needs. If frequent loading and unloading are expected, a location offering drive-up units may be the optimal choice.
We know your time is valuable and it’s not always easy to fit a visit to your storage unit into a 9 to 5 schedule. At Air base Storage, you get extended access hours to visit your storage unit when it’s convenient for you.
choosing a lock for your storage unit, you’ll want to be sure you have a lock
that is the industry standard for securing your storage unit. Do not share the
key with anyone to help limit access to your storage unit.
Preparing to Move
preparing for your move into a storage unit can save both time and space while
alleviating some of the stress associated with storing belongings. Consider the
following helpful tips:
Protecting Your Items
While it's crucial to provide adequate padding for stored items,
safeguarding your belongings involves more than just enveloping them in a
protective layer. Consider the following tips to minimize the risk of damage to
your stored possessions:
Packing Your Unit
Inefficient organization of your storage unit can result in unnecessary
complications. Often, items are haphazardly deposited without considering
accessibility or the potential addition of more items later on. Consider these
tips to streamline the arrangement of your storage unit:
Maximizing Your Space
your storage unit is akin to mastering Tetris in real life. Apply your skills
with these tips to maximize space efficiently: