Over the last few years, we have all seen numerous TV makeover shows and articles in magazines? The subject? Declutter your home; it could be that you are thinking about extending or renovating your home perhaps a loft conversion or maybe a conservatory. Everyone likes extra space especially if you have a growing family. It can be a more affordable choice to moving to a new home.
This is where self-storage could be really useful to you, not only can you pack your belongings away safely whilst you are having work completed but you can also store things not needed but which you don’t want to part with. Things can be packet away long-term basis in a safe and secure way. Clothes for the next season that will not be needed for the next few months, children’s toys that are not the flavor of the month anymore, garden furniture, office equipment you no longer use etc.
You may have items for large storage like dining room furniture that you use for entertaining, that will not be used for a while whilst you are renovating, extending or redecorating your property. Also, you may have items that are valuable or sentimental that needs to be stored well and secure. Self-storage can give the perfect answer.
Items can be stored in any size you require any reduced at any time as they are not needed which will reduce costs also. Long-term storage can be at a discounted rate which is excellent value for money and convenient.
Want to sell your property for the highest possible amount? Everyone does not have the same taste in home décor though we all like our personal possessions around us, it’s not everyone’s cup of tea so it’s usually a good idea to declutter as much as possible and spruces up your décor. Again this is where self-storage comes in really handy.
Any item can be stored safely whatever the size, making your home much more appealing to prospective buyers and possibly making you thousands of pounds more on your sale price; this gain far outweighs the cost of self-storage. Also, it will make the move to your home much easier as all of your items will nearly all be packed away and ready to go, making those last few days before you leave a little bit easier. Once you’re in your new home you can unpack at your own leisure and speed.
Whilst your goods are in self-storage it is important and highly recommended that adequate storage contents insurance is taken out for the duration of the hire.
One way of ensuring your goods is to notify your current household insurance company that items will be placed in storage for a period of time, they may charge a small additional premium if removal/transit and storage cover are not already included in your current policy.
However, as most self-storage companies offer adequate specialized storage insurance cover this proves to be a more popular and convenient method of self-storage insurance.
So whether you are redecorating, renovating, extending or moving, or if you are moving abroad on business for a while and need to store belongings safe and securely self-storage can offer a brilliant solution. And the competition is very attractive.