Storage belongings in a storage unit can be a great solution when you’re running out of space at home. But it’s important to know what items are acceptable to store and what items are not. This will ensure the safety of your belongings and protect the storage unit from damage.
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List of items you can’t store in Self Storage Units
Hazardous Materials: Hazardous Materials, such as chemicals, gasoline, toxic waste, and explosives, cleaning products, firearms are not allowed in storage units. This type of Hazardous material is seriously dangerous to other people working there and other people’s stuff as well.
Perishable Items: Perishable items, such as food and plants, are also not allowed in storage units. These items can attract pests and can cause damage to other items stored in the items.
Illegal Items: Storing illegal items, such as stolen property or drugs, in a storage unit is against the law. If the authorities find these items, They will be seized and you may face criminal charges.
Pets: Pets are not allowed in storage units. This is not only for the safety of the pet, but also to protect the unit from damage and to prevent any unpleasant odors.
Live ammunition: Live ammunition is not allowed in storage units. This is for the safety of the unit and the people around there.
List of items you can store in Self Storage Units
Furniture: Furniture is a common item stored in storage units. Whether it’s a couch, bed, or dining table, furniture can be a great item to store when you’re moving, decorating, or simply don’t have room for it in your home.
Clothing and Linens: Clothing and linens, such as sheets and towels, can be stored in a storage unit, especially if you have limited closet space. You can also use storage units to store, seasonal clothing such as winter coats and boots when you’re not using them.
Electronics: Electronics such as Televisions, Computers, and Sound Systems, can also be stored in a storage unit. Make sure to store them in a place that is not exposed to moist and extreme temperatures.
Books and Documents: Books, Magazines, and Important documents can also be stored in a storage unit. Make sure to store them in a place that is not exposed to extreme temperatures.
Art and Collectibles: Art and Collectibles, such as paintings, sculptures, and figurines can also be stored in units. It’s important to take measures to protect items from damage, such as wrapping them in bubble wrap and storing them
It’s important to know what items are allowed and what items are not allowed in storage units. This will ensure the safety of your belongings and protect the storage unit from damage. When in Doubt, always check with the storage unit provider to see what items are acceptable for storage.