An Introduction to Self-Storage Units


There are so many options when you need a self-storage unit. You can get a small one, a large one, or any size in between. You can get an upstairs unit, a downstairs unit, an indoor unit, an outdoor unit, or a climate-controlled unit. You can even get one located where you can easily pull a trailer right up to it, which is helpful when storing something on a trailer, like a boat, or when emptying a large moving truck. Here are some things to know about storage units that can help you to choose one that will work out fantastic for your situation. 

You can store vehicles in a storage unit

Knowing that you can store vehicles of all different kinds in a storage unit may open you up to many other ways you may want to use a storage unit. If you are going to be renting one already, then you may want a larger one that you can also store your dirt bikes, ATVs, dune buggies, or other vehicles that you would also like to get out of the elements. Some people rent a storage unit for their project cars that are often classics they don't like to leave out in the open but would have no other choice when they park their daily drivers in their garage already. 

You can rent a small unit that can help declutter an area of your home

If you have a part of your home that you don't like because it is too cluttered, then a storage unit can help with this. You probably have plenty of things in that part of your home that you don't need to access on a regular basis. You can rent a small storage unit for those things and free up that area of your home, making it more comfortable for you. 

You can set your up storage area however you want

You can pile boxes in the unit, cramming them fully from the wall to the door. However, you can also set it up in a very organized manner. If you are going to need to come in and get some things out of it, then an organized manner will be best. You can set up shelves, put up tables, and organize everything to your liking. If you are going to be using the unit to store something like your merchandise for your online store, then you should rent one with enough space for you to set it up this way. Then, you can come to the unit and pull orders without hassle.

To find out more about self-storage units, contact a company like North Star Mini Storage


4 February 2022

Keeping Your Storage Unit Clean

After we moved into a smaller home, we realized that a lot of our stuff would need to be moved into a storage unit. Unfortunately, after we moved things into our storage space, we realized that it was going to be pretty tough to keep clean. To keep our stuff from getting damaged, we decided to go through our unit, organize our things into boxes, and try hard to keep it organized. However, after a series of trials and errors, we were able to figure out a system that worked for us, and our unit is still clean. Check out this blog to learn more about tidying up your storage unit.