A Guide To Storing Your Treasures

Hello, my name is Pete Stone. Over the years, I have met a lot of interesting people and we have exchanged gifts. Many of these gifts are very unique and irreplaceable, with some being custom-made or created by the gift giver himself or herself. The problem is that I live in an apartment that is not very large. My only solution to this problem is to purchase storage space. There is an art to using a self-storage unit that I have discovered. With the right storage techniques, your belongings will last. Because I have learned so much, I have decided to create this blog to share my knowledge with anyone who needs it.

3 Benefits Of Renting A Storage Container When You Are Moving


If you are planning on moving this summer, instead of renting a moving truck, consider renting a storage container. Storage containers can be used to help you when you are moving.

#1 Take Your Time Packing

One of the biggest benefits of renting a storage container is that you can take your time with packing. It is generally not affordable to rent a moving truck and then take an entire week just to fill the moving truck up with your belongings. With a storage container, where monthly rental terms are more common, it is more than affordable to rent a storage container and then take an entire week or more to move your belongings into the storage unit as you pack things up.

With a storage container, you do not have to feel rushed or pressured with moving your belongings out of your home. You can literally pack up one room of your home at a time and move it into your storage container.

#2 Take Your Time Unpacking

Just like you can take your time with packing, with a storage container, you can take your time with unpacking as well. Once the storage container is transported to your new home, you don't have to rush through the unpacking process, moving everything into your new home from the moving truck, leaving you with rooms filled with boxes and furniture that is probably not even in the right place anyways.

With a storage container, just like you packed up one room at a time, you can unpack one room at a time from the storage container. You can take the time to place furniture where it should go, and bring in just a few boxes at a time. You can unpack and put things in the right place in your home without feeling rushed. You can completely and slowly unpack one room at a time and never deal with the overwhelming sensation of having a house full of boxes.

#3 Save Money on Your Moving Bill

Renting a storage container can be an affordable way to move. If you have to move a short distance, a storage container can allow you to take your time with the packing and unpacking process and avoid the expense of adding movers to help you with these tasks.

If you are moving a greater distance, your storage container can be shipped to your new home. The cost of shipping a storage container to your new home is often more affordable than taking time off of work, renting a moving van, and driving the moving van cross-country or paying a traditional moving company to load up your old home and drive it across the country to your new home.

If you want to pack and unpack your home on your schedule and save some money while you are at it, you should look into renting a storage container for your moving needs. For more information, contact your local storage container services.


29 May 2018