Moving into a new home can be challenging and stressful. To lessen the stress, consider renting a storage unit to help you. Read on for four ways a storage unit can benefit you and your move.

Keep Belongings Out of the Way

One of the hardest parts of moving is deciding what to do with everything once it’s packed. Especially if you’re still showing your current home. Renting a storage unit is a convenient way to keep your belongings out of the way, whether short or long-term. The best part is that your stuff will still be completely accessible to you. Common moving situations where a storage unit would be most helpful are:

  • Staging a home: If you want your home to be ready for your real estate showings, store extra items in a storage unit.
  • Waiting on your closing date: Need to be out of your current place? Keep your items in a temporary unit so you don’t have to rush.
  • Downsizing: If you’re moving somewhere smaller, a storage unit can add extra space for items you can’t fit but aren’t ready to part with.

No matter what moving situation you may have, a storage unit can help you out.

Makes Renovations Easier

When you move into your new place, you may have some renovations you’d like to get done. Painting the walls or installing new floors can be frustrating when all your boxes take up the floor space. Renting a storage unit allows you to complete renovations without having all your things in the way. Once the renovations are complete, you can retrieve your items and put them where they need to go.

Safety and Reliability

It’s reasonable to be worried that others will notice you’re in the middle of a move and take advantage of you. That’s why security is one of the most significant benefits of renting a storage unit. Keeping your more valuable belongings and documents in a self-storage unit during your move can protect them from theft and damage. Most storage facilities also have surveillance, security, and alarms to help keep your belongings safe and offer you peace of mind.

Less Stress

Having a place to store your belongings during your move can ease a lot of your stress. Not having to rush or worry about what will happen to your things is a big benefit! Moving at a leisurely pace will make things a lot easier for your entire family. Just as having a place to store your boxes rather than just living with them piled up for weeks reduces stress as well. There’s no reason to live in chaos and clutter when you can easily store your belongings in a safe environment.

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Self-Storage Made Easy

Make your move as stress-free as possible and store your stuff at Bay Street Storage! We have two convenient locations in Post Falls for you to choose from, and we’ve got all your storage needs covered. We’re here to make your storage experience easy. If you need any help, let us know!