Making The Most of Your Storage Space

3 Things To Know When Searching For A Storage Unit

Are you making plans to rent your first storage unit? If you are, you likely have concerns about what to look for in a storage unit facility. To ensure you rent a great, reliable, and secure storage unit (such as one from Centre Avenue Self-Storage), there are a few things to keep in mind, such as:   

The Lighting Inside The Facility:

Many storage unit renters may overlook this part when searching for a storage unit facility, but the quality of the lighting within the facility can make a huge difference in your overall experience. Because you are likely going to be adding or retrieving items from your unit at various times, you will find it difficult to access your belongings within your unit if the lighting quality is poor. So, while touring the different storage unit facilities that you visit, be sure that you keep this in mind.

Storage Size Options 

Having to relocate to a different storage unit facility because you have run out of room in your current unit can be frustrating, time-consuming, and costly. Well, rather than worry about this from happening, you may want to future proof your investment and seek a facility that offers multiple sizes in units. This will allow you to find a unit that you know will be big enough to store your belongings, even after years of use. This will also help you save money on your rental cost, as this will give you a variety of price points to choose from based on the size unit you rent.

Onsite Security:

Being able to store your belongings in a unit without the constant stress of someone breaking into your unit is very important. So, to put your mind at ease, you will want to be certain that you rent a unit from a facility that has onsite security. This will ensure your unit is being watched carefully and that if any potential break-ins were to occur they would be kept to a minimum due to the action of the security staff. You may also want check if the facility has restrictions with their visiting hours, as this will ensure that people can only visit their units during the time that security members and workers are present.  

So, by taking these three tips into consideration, you will find it more comfortable to rent your storage unit, as you can be certain that you are able to use your unit with ease and that your belongings are constantly being watched by quality security features. So, before you rush to find a security facility to use, definitely be sure to keep these three tips in mind when searching for your new unit.

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Making The Most of Your Storage Space

Nothing is more frustrating than renting a storage space, only to discover that most of your things won't fit. Over the years, I have used lots of different storage units, and I can tell you from experience that there is a method to fitting more into your space. If you take the time to do things right, you will be able to make better use of your unit. Fortunately, my website is chock full of tips for how to store with the best of them. You will find information for how to get a great price on a unit, how to pack your belongings, and even which items to hang onto.