How to organise your storage unit
There are many reasons that you might want to rent some space from a Self Storage Dudley company. It may be that you are looking for somewhere to temporarily store some items whilst you move home, or you may have a collection of items that you want to store for a longer period of time. It is important that when you look to have a storage unit, that you think about how you are going to organise it to enable you to find things quickly and easily. It is also useful to have things stored so they are kept safe and secure.
Here are some of the ways that you can organise your storage unit.
Boxes – these are incredibly useful for storing items that you don’t need to access very often and are the choice that those storing items ready to move home will opt for. You can use cardboard boxes, or you might want to look for something more sturdy like plastic storage boxes. The benefit of these types of boxes is that they can be stacked safely on top of one another.
Shelves – if you are going to be storing items for a long period of time you might want to look at some shelving that you can place your items on. You can find shelves that will allow you to store larger, heavier items as well as those that are suitable for smaller products. The shelves that you opt for will depend on what you have to store as well as the budget that you have available.
Racking – if you have lots of smaller items as well as those that are larger that you want to store directly on the floor of the storage unit, you might want to look at metal racking. This can be much more flexible than standard shelving as you can set the shelves at whatever height and width that you need. This means that you can adapt your storage to whatever your needs are at any given time.
Make sure that you store heavy items on the floor and that you have some kinds of boxes or baskets to store your small items in so they don’t get lost or damaged.