Self Storage Units Can Help With Downsizing And Disaster

There are a number of unexpected events which may occur throughout life and they may force you to take steps that you really have no choice but to make the best of the situations you are faced with. We’re going to show you some of the ways that you can use self storage units to make the best of certain situations, such as downsizing and disasters.


When you’re downsizing your home, you can use a self storage unit to help you with this.

-          You can store all the extra stuff that you treasure and want to keep in a storage unit, so you don’t have to throw it or give it away.

-          You can do your parents or other relatives a huge favor by saving their belongings in a storage unit. This is a great option for them if they’re going to be moving into a retirement home or into a home with you.

-          You can use your self storage unit as a garage that you can store all of your seasonal items in.

-          You can easily access your storage unit at any time you need to and you can take just as much time as you please to do what you need to do.


When here is a disaster, (no matter if there is a fire, flood, wind damage, ice damage, etc.) you should make use of your self storage unit.

-          Ensure that you book your storage unit in advance, if there have been flood warning in your area.

-          Try to limit the damage. Keep your items in a storage unit so that they can remain safe while you finalize the repairs and insurance claims.

-          Make sure that you take inventory of the items that you want to store away for your insurance claim. You should also ensure that no items disappear from your home while it is being repaired.


If you are looking for affordable storage during a move or for those extra items you want to hang onto then check out our storage facility in New Jersey for climate controlled and safe self storage in New Jersey and surrounding areas. We have affordable storage units for any budget to store your good in a state-of-the-art storage unit.






Highlands Wine & Self Storage in Franklin, NJ, meet the Owners Jonathan & Allison Brett