You have rented a self storage unit and now want to pack it yourself. In this post we provide tips on how to pack and load a storage unit to avoid damages and get the best out of it.
How To Pack a Storage Unit
Climate controlled units are more expensive than standard units. You should ask yourself whether you need a climate control unit and it usually depends on the climate and what you are storing.
Do You Need a Climate Controlled Storage?
Before your move, it's valuable to know particularly what you are taking with you. Household goods can get lost or damaged, but if you know exactly what you have, your insurance should protect against loss and damage.
While packing and relocating, many people usually concentrate on what needs to be done in a new home and forget to protect their furniture. Don't think that nothing will happen to your furniture, damages do happen. Learn how to take care of your household items during a move.
Packing and Protecting Furniture
Relocating a waterbed is a challenging task. If you're planning on doing it yourself, make sure you know exactly how to handle it beforehand. If you don't, here are some helpful tips for you.
How to Move a Waterbed
Before you rent a moving truck, calculate the weight of your belongings or how many rooms you have to move. For a general idea of what size of truck you will need, you may use the guide most truck rental companies use.
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
A guide to how properly dispose of your unwanted items including electronics and household appliances. There are many options out there, you can even make money out of them.
How to Dispose of Appliances and Electronics