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Organizing My Storage Unit

I have always been one of those people who is obsessed with organization, which is probably why I set out to create a completely organized and easy to use storage unit. I wanted the entire space to be simple to go through and a breeze to move out of, so I started boxing, labeling, and stacking things accordingly. It took a little bit of time, but before I knew it, my entire storage space was gleaming and beautiful. This blog is completely dedicated to creating a storage space that will work well for your lifestyle and streamline your next move.

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Tips When Buying A Mobile Storage Unit

If you are on the move a lot, then you need to have a place to put your items that is as mobile as you. Most of the time when people think of storage units they think of a stationary facility, but you need to know that there are also mobile storage units available. This is especially useful for individuals that are in the military or that have to move due to business. These mobile storage units can follow you almost anywhere. When you are looking to purchase a mobile storage unit contract, here are a few things to look for. 

Waterproof

Most of the time the storage units are going to be top quality, but you want to inspect the storage unit before you buy it. One of the first things that you should look for is the ability for the unit to keep out water. If there is a rainstorm you do not want your items to be completely soaked. When you are inspecting the unit look for any signs of water. Inspect both the ground and also the ceiling. If at all possible check on your belongings right after there is a big rainstorm. 

Pest Control

Most of the time if the storage units are mobile, then it is going to be up to you to keep the buts out. This means that you are going to be responsible for spraying the container for any and all bugs. However, your life can be made much easier if the container is bug proof to begin with. Many containers are going to be made from all steel. So, if the steel does not have any cracks or holes then it should be bug proof. If you have any doubts then you should spray the outside of the container on both the bottom and top for any type of pest.

Tight Door

One of the most important aspects of a mobile storage unit is the actual door. You want a door that is going to lock extremely tight so no water or bugs can get in obviously but you also do not want any burglars to get in. The door should be easily locked and very tightly sealed to protect against anyone that wants to get into your unit. This is also not the time to buy a cheap lock. Make sure that you invest a little bit of money on the lock protecting your items. 

For more information, contact a service like AA All American Airborne Self-Storage.