self storage

Whatever your need is for renting a self storage unit, it can be a very handy tool in helping you clear out, store and organize your belongings.  The options are endless when it comes to storage facilities.  Units come in all different shapes and sizes with endless add-on options.  Some people need self storage for short term.  Here are a few situations in which renting a self storage unit for the short term would be beneficial.


Home Renovation:


Maybe you’re renovating a kitchen, or basement.  Maybe you’re making a complete overhaul on the entire house.  Not only is cramming large furniture and other household items into different areas of the house a nuisance, it’s also dangerous.  Trying to stack boxes on top of boxes, and shoving the entire playroom in a closet, is setting up for a disastrous situation if they were to fall on someone.  Dust and debris from the renovation being done gets onto and into everything.  Renting a self storage facility to store your stuff free of construction debris is a great option for this.


In Between Moves:


If you’re getting ready to move, renting a storage unit can help you contain all your belongings together in one place safely during the moving out/moving in process.  Being able to move into a new place and get settled is a little less overwhelming when you can bring in your stuff in at your own pace.  Knowing that your stuff if safe in a storage until of your choosing brings peace of mind.  You can worry about the move and not have to worry about your things during that time.




Downsizing itself can be overwhelming, but factor in all the stuff you’ve accumulated over the years and it may feel like a process that could take just as many years to clear out as it did to acquire it all.  When you rent a climate controlled unit on a short term basis, you can be comfortable knowing that your belongings are safe and sound.  Taking your time to go through your things and store them short time in a unit during the process, makes it a lot easier to manage.


There you have it, three scenarios in which renting a self storage unit short time would be beneficial.  Of course, short time can mean different things to different people, but the options available throughout different self storage facilities are endless, and there’s sure to be something to fit everyone’s budget.  Just knowing that your precious things are somewhere safe during a time when you don’t have the time or energy to worry about them is a huge stress reliever.