Self storage units are a cost-effective and safe way to store household and business items. Consider the following things before storing your items.
Prepare Your Items For Storage
In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
The first question you should ask yourself when shopping for a storage unit is whether you need a climate controlled storage or outdoor unit.
Do You Need a Climate Controlled Storage?
When packing any electronic equipment, refer to the owners manual first for moving instructions. It is recommended to use the original boxes they came in, but you can also purchase specialty boxes from your local movers.
How to Pack Electronic Equipment