If the storage facility you are renting a self storage unit from requires you to purchase your own lock for the unit, you have many different types of locks you can select from. You want to make the right decision, as selecting the right type of lock helps to protect your unit. The right lock can deter thieves who may want to break in. Here are a few of the different types of locks and how effective this type of lock is for a self storage unit.
14 March 2017
Using a self storage unit to store your Christmas decorations is a great way to keep your decorations safe and organized. This is especially important if you do not have sufficient storage in your home. Here are four tips to consider to ensure that you make the most of your self storage for safely storing your Christmas decorations: Keep Ornaments in Original Packaging: For ornaments, it's best to store them in their original packaging.
1 March 2017
Whether you are moving to southern Arizona or you are a student in southern Arizona and need to put your belongings in storage for the summer, you may be curious about your self-storage options. While you will likely find many self-storage centers in your area, it is important to take the heat into consideration when you rent your unit. These tips will help you choose the right unit and keep your belongings safe from high summer temperatures and flooding during monsoon season.
12 May 2016
If you are getting ready to move and need a place to store a lot of your things for a while, you may want to take the time to pack and load your things in ways that will offer the most protection for your belongings. Here are some tips to help you know what types of packing materials are the best for belongings that are placed in a self storage unit.
4 May 2016
While renting a self storage unit can be a convenient way to keep extra belongings safe and secure, if you regularly fail to pay your self-storage bill, you may risk having the items in your storage unit sold at auction by the owners of the facility. In most states, the owners have a legal right to sell property to recoup financial loss due to unpaid storage bills. This is because most storage contracts act as a lien on the belongings that you store in the storage unit.
29 April 2016