“I think that having a self storage near me is a convenient option. The transport becomes easier and I could check my belongings whenever I want to.”
You might also be thinking that way. After all, a nearby self storage facility can make the transport much easier. Moving your goods from your home to the facility becomes faster.
But before you choose a facility, it’s worthy to take note of the following things:
Some customers feel the urge to check their goods on a weekend or weekday. They want to ensure that their items are complete and undamaged.
This feeling doesn’t choose a convenient day. More often, it’s those boring ordinary days when customers drive to the facility and ensure their goods are safe and secure.
That’s why storage facilities are now open 7 days a week. This way, the customers can check their goods any day. They can also bring in their items whenever it’s convenient.
Many Canberra residents (and even business owners) prefer to leave their cars or motorcycles in a more secure place. Perhaps they’ll be travelling overseas and they don’t want to leave their vehicle at home.
That’s why the storage facility should also have a garage-style unit (aside from units dedicated to smaller goods and packages). This way, you can store your trailer, car, motorbike or even your boat.
In the secure storage units, you can store refrigerators, freezers and other appliances. You can also store clothes, mirrors, paintings, tables, beds and other items.
However, it’s best to avoid storing flammable, explosive, hazardous and perishable goods. This helps ensure that your other items will remain in safe and undamaged condition.
If you have any questions regarding which goods are allowable in storage units, you can contact us today. Here at The Lock Up Self Storage, we can also provide you with packaging supplies to protect your items.