| December 12th, 2012 |
NYC self-storage facilities offer units in a wide range of sizes to New Yorkers. Take an inventory of the belongings you wish to store so you can determine the best size storage unit. Do not forget to think about your future needs. You may need extra space for storing some more items in the unit. So, choose the unit that can easily accommodate the items now and in future too.
Here are the sample storage unit sizes:
5’x5′ Units – Ideal for keeping personal items, boxes, skis, clothes, small furniture, business records, children’s toys or sales rep materials. Continue reading
| November 7th, 2012 |
Moving with all your belongings becomes quite a stressful task for New Yorkers especially when they are moving out of the city. To make it easier, one option is to store your household goods in a reputable self-storage facility which operates in New York.
Packing for self-storage unit can be confusing. Here are a few tips: Continue reading
- Wrap the lamp bases with padding. Keep the shades in separate cartons.
- Cover the cartons tops and bottoms with paper.
- Clean and dry the appliances properly before storing them.
- To prevent warp, store the records and record players on the top of the cartons.
| October 31st, 2012 |
It becomes quite difficult to move to a new place with all your belongings. An option is to store some of your items in a self-storage facility, where these can be kept secured till the time you are away from the city. We understand packing is not an easy job. Therefore, you need to pay extra attention while wrapping up your possessions. Here are certain tips that would lead you to pack the items wisely for the unit. Continue reading
- Make a check list of all the items that are to be stored in the self storage unit.
| October 26th, 2012 |
It is a good option to move your belonging to a self storage facility when moving within or from the Bronx, New York. Here are certain things that you should consider before choosing a storage facility for your belongings.
Security – Security is the most important factor to be taken into account while looking for self-storage facility. Ensure the storage building is installed with high-tech security and alarm systems. There should be video surveillance that records activities in and around the building. An on-site manager should also be present in the building, ready to address any security concerns. Moreover, the storage building should be fenced and protected by on-premise guard. Continue reading
| October 8th, 2012 |
Here is some information for people who are not sure what size storage unit to choose when storing their belongings. Many New Yorkers select the wrong size storage unit even if they choose the right self-storage facility for their possessions. If you don’t want to be counted among them, here are a few things that you can do while selecting the size of your storage unit.
Before selecting your self-storage facility, start making the list of the boxes you will have to pack for your belongings. Add to the list all furniture and all misc. and lose items that will not be boxed. Don’t forget to identify uniquely shaped pieces, like antiques, that may not be boxed and therefore would take more space. Continue reading
| September 28th, 2012 |
There are certain things that you should consider before selecting self-storage company in the Bronx, NY. While searching on the internet, you will find many Bronx storage facilities, providing storage spaces for keeping your belongings. Before trusting one of them, it would be wise if you inquire a little bit about their location and services.
The first thing that you should inquire about is the security measures taken to secure the safety of your goods. There should be intrusion alarm system and surveillance cameras installed throughout the facility. Also, the storage building should be secured 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Continue reading