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If you rent a storage unit to house your Christmas decorations or extra furniture, you might find it hard to remember what you have packed into that tiny space. I found myself with this problem a few years back, after I moved a bunch of extra stuff that I had inherited into storage. However, your storage unit doesn't have to become an unsightly mess. This blog is all about simplifying your storage space by helping you to organize things. Check out these articles to learn how a clean and tidy storage unit might help you, and how you can make changes today.


Simplifying Your Storage Space

4 Ways You Can Tell That You Need Self Storage Units

Jackson Russell

Everyone likes having their things close to them. However, sometimes you can accumulate too much stuff, making your personal and business spaces cluttered and disorganized. If the number of things you own has started to overtake the available space in your home or commercial space, it is time to look for alternative storage. One of the simple and cost-effective ways to do this is by getting a self-storage unit. Here are some common indicators that it is time to rent one for your needs. 

When Planning to Move

Moving from one house to another is a process that needs a high level of organization. You do not want to transfer the clutter in your current home into the new space. You can avoid this by getting a storage space for all your extra items. Before calling the moving company, clear all the things you no longer use out the bedrooms, bathroom, and garage. You can put them in a truck or trailer and transport them to the self-storage unit. Once you have cleared the clutter, organizing the new living space will be simple. 

When You Are A College Student

Accommodation is a perennial issue for most college students. Unless you have rented a private flat out of the college, you will have to vacate the dorm rooms during the summer breaks. Taking all your items home during the break sounds unreasonably expensive. It is advisable to look for a self-storage unit close to the school instead. It will minimize the strain you go through to reorganize your personal space when the new school semester starts. 

When Remodeling

Remodeling involves cleaning, tearing things down, repainting, and other activities that can harm furniture, appliances, and upholstery. You can avoid possible stains and damages to your personal effects by getting a self-storage unit. You can put all furniture in size appropriate and climate-controlled units until the project is complete. 

When You've Run Out of Garage Space

Lack of space in the garage is another indicator that you need to rent a self-storage unit. Many homeowners leave vehicles in the driveway when their garage spaces fill up with clutter from the house. You can rent a storage space and put the extra stuff in instead.

These are usual circumstances where you will find it necessary to rent a self storage unit. Look for the storage with the capacity, security, and other features to give you the best storage experience.