Reasons you may need self-storage

Moving
One of the common reasons for renting a self storage facility is when people are moving to a new home or are in the process of selling their existing home to de-clutter. Many people move around the country during the year, and a lot of these people are using a storage solution for storing their surplus household belongings. Especially when moving interstate or to a to a new city, if you’re unsure about the size and space of your new home, you can use a self storage facility until such time you have settled into your new home. Many people are also using a self storage facility when selling there home before actually moving. A neat, tidy and orderly house will be more attractive buyers and ultimately lead to a higher sale price. So de-clutter and make the rooms of your home clean and well arranged by storing surplus belongings in a self storage facility.

Matrimony
Particularly for people that are remarrying or getting married later in life that have accumulated a lot of personal household items you may require the services of a self storage facility. Imaging the space you are going to need when you are merging two households with additional kitchen appliances, furniture, big electronic items fridges, washing machines etc. You can store these surplus belongings in a personal self storage facility until you can use them or arrive at a decision to either sell or donate the surplus items. Self storage is also an excellent solution for storing all your wedding gifts providing a safe and secure environment until you are ready for them in your home.

Anticipating a new member in your family
Then new baby is going to arrive into the family soon and you need to make some space. Clear up the unused bedroom or home-office space by putting everything into storage, even if it only for short term until you get organised and decide what to do with it.

College Education/ Higher Studies
When children grow up and go to college, parents typically to go through the period of “empty nesting” and may look to refurbish a child’s room into a multi-media room or workout and relaxation room. Why not put your child’s belongings into a self storage facility and leave the decision up to them if they want to retain their childhood belongings. And we all know that it is very common these days that after completing their studies, children move back home, and so the room shall have to be again changed back to a bedroom. Alternatively they may just collect it from the self storage facility and take it to their new home.

Downsizing a Home
When you retire from your job and the kids have moved on you generally require lesser items/ belongings in your life. This maybe a period when you start thinking of downsizing your home. Nonetheless, you’re yet not ready to give up all your belongings just yet that you have proudly accumulated during your life’s journey. So considering a self storage unit to store the excess belongings securely until such time as you decide what to do with them is sometimes a perfect option.