Getting a self storage unit is easy, but it’s good to know what you need before you start the process. Below are a few topics that are commonly asked about when new renters first call. It will help prepare you to get started.
It’s important to know what size unit you need, because there’s no point in renting more than what you require. However, it’s also important to make sure the unit is big enough. Otherwise, you may wind up renting two units at the same time.
The best way to find out what size you need is to make a list of the items that you want to store in a single unit. Then you can go online and view the storage size guide. It will help you decide which size is right for you.
Length of Time
It’s also good to know how long you want to store your items. You can get a long-term lease if you plan on storing your items for an extended period of time. Another option is to make month to month payments. This is the most popular option. With this option you can decide when it’s right to move your items without worrying about a lease.
When you rent a self storage unit you’ll need to supply a lock. This may seem inconvenient, but it ensures that you are the only person with the key to your storage space. It protects your items completely. If you don’t have a lock you can always purchase one from Simply Self Storage. Other moving supplies are also available to make your move easier.
In order to store your items in a self storage unit you’ll need to have insurance for those items. If you already have this insurance you’ll only need to provide proof that it is current. If you don’t have insurance you can talk to Simply Self Storage to learn about your insurance options.
Loading the Storage Unit
To make moving easy the storage locations feature extra wide aisles. You can drive right up to your unit and load your items.
Simply Self Storage has locations across the nation, so you’ll be able to find one no matter where you live. Major cities have a location, including Kansas City storage, Bolingbrook self storage, Indianapolis storage, and more. Smaller cities also have self storage facilities. Florida self storage and Roseville self storage are just a few.
These are the basics of renting a self storage unit for the first time. If you have additional questions about renting for the first time you can contact Simply Self Storage.