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Storage Tips

Tip #1:

Store items you’ll need most often at the front of the unit.

Tip #2:

When you pack your storage unit, create a center aisle for access to all items.

Tip #3:

Do not place boxes directly on concrete floors, but use pallets or skids to allow air flow around and under items.

Tip #4:

If you’re storing tables and other furniture, remove legs and store tabletops and sofas on end, to save space.

Tip #5:

Old photographs tend to curl over time. To keep them flat, place them between two pieces of cardboard and tape them together.

Tip #6:

Drain gasoline and oil from lawn mowers and other items with small engines.

Tip #7:

Common sense and state law determine what may be stored. s or drug paraphernalia, live animals, perishables, liquids, explosives, flammable liquids and fuels, toxic materials, or other items that need a controlled environment.

Tip #8:

Use trash cans to store shovels, hoes, and rakes.

Tip #9:

Mattresses should be covered and stored flat on level surfaces.

Tip #10:

Use protective covers and treat wood surfaces before storing.

Tip #11:

When storing metal items, to retard rust, wipe all metal surfaces with a rag containing a few drops of machine oil.

Tip #12:

Pack blankets, draperies, and dress clothes on the hanger in a wardrobe box.

Tip #13:

Always use high-quality locks on your unit. Locks are available for sale, just ask your site manager for a recommendation.

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