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Common storage issues in NYC

Finding a storage unit in NYC is not that easy. Of course, we are not talking about public storage New York. You can find some units that are not secure, and they are not climate-controlled. So, that can cause a lot of damage to your belongings. And this is one of the most common storage issues in NYC. Lack of space, poor maintenance and not enough security. Naturally, if you are storing some of your valuable belongings you want them to be in a safe storage unit, and to avoid damage. So, how to avoid some of the most common storage problems in NYC?

What are the most common storage issues in NYC?

As we mentioned, one of the main issues is the lack of space. Also, often – storage units are not big enough. Or they are not secure. And of course, there is a great difference in price. And unfortunately, these are all the problems you will face when you need a storage unit and you start looking for them. So, how to avoid them and what you can do to prevent them? Can you pack your belongings more effectively? Or if you are looking at storage facilities Brooklyn you should pay attention and rent only a climate-controlled one?

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You need to know what are the most common issues when it comes to storage units in NYC

Measure your belongings and boxes

So, before you decide to pay and rent a storage unit we advise you to measure all of your belongings and boxes you plan to store. If you know exactly how big they are, you will know how large a storage unit should be. With a simple thing like measuring and visiting a storage unit before signing a contract, you can avoid one of the most common storage issues in NYC. Your belongings will not get damaged, and there will be enough space. Also, you should pack your belongings accordingly. If you have some items that require specialty boxes like electronics or special packing materials – use them.

 How to get the right price?

Most of the people that are looking for a storage unit in NYC are looking for affordable ones. And that is completely okay if you do not have some items that are fragile. If you have belongings that are fragile, a climate-controlled storage unit is a solution. So, in order to find a storage unit for a good price and avoid paying too much, you need to do your research. Look online, check their prices or call them. Compare the prices, and pay special attention to what is included in that price. If something seems too cheap – usually there are some fees you will pay after you rent the storage unit. This is also one of the most common problems with storage units.

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Make sure to do your research and find the most affordable storage unit

Avoid damage – one of the most common storage issues in NYC by preparing

So, if you want to avoid getting your belongings damaged in the storage unit make sure to get good and sturdy storage boxes. You can search for them online or you can ask your moving company. Plastic bins are a much better solution if you want to avoid damage and you can repurpose them. Also, they are eco-friendly.


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