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Helpful tips for efficient use of a self storage unit

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Choosing and using Smartbox self storage unit is important to protect your valuable belongings. There are a few tips that will help you get the best possible storage with the most usefulness in keeping your possessions safe and usable. The tips that are useful depend on how you plan to use the facility.

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Helpful tips for efficient use of a self storage unit

  1. 1. Helpful Tips For Efficient Use OfA Self Storage Unithttp://www.smartbox2u.com.au/
  2. 2. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• Choosing and using Smartbox self storage unitis important to protect your valuable belongings.There are a few tips that will help you get thebest possible storage with the most usefulness inkeeping your possessions safe and usable. Thetips that are useful depend on how you plan touse the facility.
  3. 3. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• Sometimes the use is for a very short time,weeks or a couple of months. Other times, theuse will be long term, with frequent access tocontents. Determine how you plan to use it.
  4. 4. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• Some tips involve packing techniques. You wantto have your things accessible to you from timeto time. You need to know where they arelocated and be able to get something out withouthaving to move a lot of things to find what youare looking for. Be sure to use sturdy boxes. Ifpossible, it is a good idea to use boxes of thesame size. Place larger boxes on the bottom andsmaller boxes on top.
  5. 5. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• There are tips involving selecting the unit. Youwant to be aware of security measure in force,and whether or not it is climate-controlled. Also,there are considerations as to size andaccessibility. You may want to have access 24/7,or you may prefer less access but more security.Also, the size is most important, as is the abilityfor getting large vehicles near enough toconveniently unload a large amount of things.
  6. 6. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• It is important to inventory your things and keepa list indicating their location. An easy way to dothis is to number the boxes and make acorresponding list. Estimate replacement valuesfor items as you go in case a claim becomesnecessary. Pack boxes full as partially filledboxes do not stack well, often getting crushed.
  7. 7. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• One way to safely store boxes is to buy cheapshelving units that will fit economically in theunit. Very cheap utility shelves work well forthis. Coordinate the size of the shelves and theboxes for efficiency. Figure the height and depthof the boxes and the shelves so that boxes slideeasily into the space but dont leave a lot ofexcess room.
  8. 8. http://www.smartbox2u.com.au/• Be very cautious when storing something thathas high monetary or sentimental value. Thoughit is not necessarily a bad idea, there are someprecautions. The degree of security is probablythe most important consideration, thoughclimate control might also be significant. Choosethe features that are most important to youwhen choosing Smartbox self storage unit.
  9. 9. Helpful Tips For Efficient Use OfA Self Storage Unithttp://www.smartbox2u.com.au/

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