HOLIDAY STORAGE TIPS

Self Storage



October 5th, 2015


HOLIDAY STORAGE TIPS

KNOW GATE HOURS

Unless you have prior arrangements confirmed with the manager, know the gate hours of your facility. If your gifts are being stored, you need to retrieve them from your unit during the designated hours. This also gives you time to plan ahead and make sure your gifts are ready to go!

ORGANIZE ITEMS

Be sure to store your items in a fashion that allows you to efficiently and quickly gather your gifts to take back to your house. Here are some tips on organizing your gifts:-Re-use old boxes or containers-Color code boxes, storage bins, or wrapping paper-Label boxes with a smudge-proof marker-Store same type of gifts together-Store gifts for the same person together-When storing light strings, wrap them around paper tubes from wrapping paper to prevent tangling

PROTECT GIFTS / DECORATIONS

Make sure your gifts stay safe by following these tips when choosing your unit and storing your presents:-Keep climate control in mind-Keep unit size in mind-If storing fragile items, use bubble wrap / tissue paper-Use leftover wrapping paper to further protect ornaments / decorations (shred it)Follow these holiday storage tips and your holiday will be a breeze! We’re here to help! Rent a storage unit today to prepare for the holiday season and keep your gifts hidden!