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How to Choose the Right Storage Facility

All storage facilities are not created equal. You want to do your homework and find the best option for your specific storage needs. You can count on Affordable Moves to help you discover the best storage facility in your area. Look at ratings and reviews left by real customers to learn a little bit about your potential storage facility before you decide, if it is right for you.

Think about what is most important to you when it comes to storage. Are you looking for a budget friendly choice? You can get estimates from different storage facilities to see which one is a good fit for you.

Security is another important option. You should find out what type of security options different facilities offer so you can find a safe place to store your items. If you are just looking for a temporary place to store items that are not very valuable, you may look for a regular storage unit with a lock that only you hold the key to. If you are going to be placing items that are worth a good bit of money or ones that mean a lot to you in storage, you may want to find a facility that offers a bit more security. Some companies have security guards or staff members who regularly patrol the property. They may also have surveillance cameras, security lighting, and more. These facilities may cost more, but will be worth it, if you want to know your important items are going to be safe.

A good storage facility should be conveniently located. You want to choose a facility that is close by your home or business so you can stop in whenever you want. Be sure and find out, if you will have 24-hour access to your unit or if you can only visit the facility during certain times.

You should also think about what type of items you are going to be storing. Some items can handle extreme temperatures and can stay in a regular unit. Other items may need to be in a climate controlled facility.