Imagine you see a weather report calling for freezing temperatures and realize that all your cold-weather clothing is in storage. With temperatures plummeting and the wind whipping, you make the trip to your self storage unit and start digging through boxes looking for your sweaters, coats, and boots.
Before you know it, a stack of boxes has tipped over, half of your belongings are outside of the storage unit, and you still haven’t found your boots. As bad as that may sound, imagine the frustration when one week later you realize all of your holiday decorations and bakeware are also in storage.
The last thing you want to do is pull everything out of your storage unit and dig through boxes looking for something, especially if the weather is bad or the timing is inconvenient. A little bit of planning ahead to make sure your storage unit is organized can save you from a bunch of headaches later on. Here are nine simple tips to help organize a storage unit so that you can find what you need with ease.
Read more: How to Organize a Self Storage Unit for Frequent Access via Life Storage Blog
If you’re planning a move soon, you may have realized that you don’t need all your furniture right away. You may also have valuable items that you don’t want to dispose of, but you’re not sure if you want to use them in the new house. If this sounds like you, it may be time to consider getting a self-storage unit. These easy packing tips from Unpakt can make your transition into a new residence a lot less stressful.
Read more: How to Organize Your Self-Storage Unit via Unpakt Blog
When you get a storage unit, you probably have a lot of other things on your mind—maybe you’re moving, maybe you’re adding to your family, maybe you’re going through a divorce or some other major life change. Maybe you just have too much at home and need to get organized.
If you’re dealing with stress while preparing to move items into a self storage unit, you may just want to pack your belongings, put them in storage, and forget about them for a while. That can be a mistake. When you need to get items later, your unit won’t be organized well enough for you to find what you need easily.
Here are some suggestions for organizing your storage unit:
Read more: How to Organize Your Storage Unit via Storage Front