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The Top 5 Reasons to Rent a Self-Storage Unit When Moving

Renting a self-storage facility is convenient whether you have not moved yet, are planning to move, are in the process of moving, or are already settled into your new place. If you have valuable items that you aren’t sure where to place in your home yet, self-storage can help keep them safe. Also, if you won’t be relocating to your new place right away and you need to store your items, self-storage is the perfect solution. Alternatively, if you have already moved and have excess items in your new home, self-storage will help you clear up space.
Here are the top 5 reasons to rent a self-storage unit when moving to make the process less stressful:

1. If your new home isn’t ready, self-storage can help

If your new home isn’t ready, self-storage can help because you can temporarily keep your items in storage until it is the official moving day. Self-storage provides a clean space where you can store all your items safely. Also, when your new home is ready, it will give you more time to carefully organize by bringing items little by little from your storage unit. You will get to decide what fits in your new home and leave the rest in the facility for safekeeping.

2. Self-storage ensures valuable items are safe

Renting a self-storage unit is a great way to ensure that your valuable items are kept safe throughout your move. Simply pack up your belongings into the self-storage unit and lock it at your convenience. Moving day can be stressful enough, so knowing that your precious possessions are in a safe place will certainly help ease some of that stress. Also, if you don’t yet have a safe space for your valuables at your new home, self-storage will allow you to take your time in deciding where to place them.

3. Helps in decluttering when moving to a smaller space

If you are moving into a smaller space, self-storage helps in making decluttering easier. For instance, when the professionals are unloading the truck and you realize you won’t have space for a certain item, self-storage is a good solution. You can place these items in a storage unit and get to them at another time to either sell or donate them.

4. A solution to unexpected problems on moving day

Timing is really important when moving, but it doesn’t always go as planned. It only takes one person to experience an issue with, for instance, their mortgage approval or moving company for everything to fall apart! So, what if unexpected problems occur on moving day? It’s always important to have a backup plan, and for situations like this, renting a storage unit is an excellent option.

5. You don’t have to unpack right away

Renting a self-storage unit is a great way to hold off on unpacking until you can finally move. This gives you time and space to sort through your items and decide what’s going and what’s staying. It won’t stress you out as you don’t have to unpack right away. You can bring the items that you need the most during your move and leave the others for another time.

The idea behind renting a self-storage when moving is simple: It’s the best way to keep your items safe, manageable, and accessible. Renting a self-storage unit is a great option for people who have recently moved and need to unpack, as well as those who are moving across country and don’t want to sell their belongings just yet. Moving day can be a stressful time but renting a self-storage unit during your move can make it easier, and you’ll have the peace of mind of knowing that all those boxes and household items are safe and secure in a professional, safe, and clean facility.

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They are a fantastic source for first time moving and storage users! Don’t forget to check out their amazing moving company reviews from their main section at https://www.movingwaldo.com/.

A storage unit is a solution to a lot of your business needs.

Check out some of our key features:

  • Drive-up Drive-up access allows for ultimate convenience
  • Climate-controlled units let you store with comfort
  • 24-HR units are available
  • Online account management gives you the control
  • Airport lockers allows you to store your luggage for your next flight
  • Packing and moving supplies allow you to tackle any move
  • Individually alarmed units for enhanced security
  • Extended access to storage units, including holidays
  • Live chat customer service allows you to get the answers you need
  • Month-to-month contracts with flexible payment options
  • State-of-the-art lighting to be easy on the environment
  • Self storage provider, your needs will be met

If you do not have a storage unit, visit selfstor.ca and book yours today!

For help on what size storage unit you will need, check out our helpful size guide: https://www.selfstor.ca/storage-unit-size-guide/

Talk to your local Self Stor manager by dialing 1-833-523-0453, they are available to reserve units or answer any questions.

About Justin Morgan

Justin Morgan is a York University alumnus and began his Self Stor journey in 2015, earning a deep understanding of the qualities of self-storage and what made Self Stor special. Justin is now applying his unique talent as a Marketing Manager and content creator to bring storage to life! Follow his latest content on Instagram by subscribing to @selfstor!

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