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Rent the smallest amount of space you will need and pack the unit full.

orange-block Start by gathering as many boxes as you think you will need plus tape, markers and packing material (i.e. foam shipping noodles, bubble wrap, packing paper or towels).

orange-block If possible, try to use uniformly sized boxes for easy stacking.

orange-block Make up an inventory of your items and keep it in a safe place at home or in a safe deposit box away from the unit. Photographs of unit contents are also helpful.

orange-block Prepare your space by placing a protective cover on the floor under your goods.

orange-block Place your storage items on 2x4 boards or on pallets to guard against dampness. Any concrete floor may become cold and damp.

orange-block Plan your storage space. Place those items that you may need to access often in the front.

orange-block CAUTION! Do not store anything COMBUSTIBLE (i.e., paint thinner, gasoline, solvents, paint, etc.)

orange-block Try to leave an aisle down the center of the storage unit for easier access. Leave a small space between the walls and boxes to allow for air circulation.

orange-block Be sure your boxes are strong enough to hold 25-30 pounds (it is best not to put too much in each box).

orange-block List contents of boxes on all four sides; number the boxes and seal with tape.

orange-block Dishes and glasses should be wrapped in paper and packed in sturdy boxes. Stack them on top.

orange-block Pictures and mirrors should be wrapped in cardboard and marked “FRAGILE” and stacked on end.

orange-block Furniture with drawers can be utilized as storage places for pictures, knick-knacks, china, silverware, small items, etc. Wrap them in tablecloths, towels or blankets to prevent breakage.

orange-block Larger appliances make excellent “packaging cases” for blankets, towels, tablecloths and clothes.

orange-block Put TV’s and other electronics in the rear of your unit

orange-block Shovels, hoes, rakes and hoses can be stored together in empty trash cans. Stack extra cans inside each other.

orange-block Tables that have removable legs should be broken down to save space.

orange-block Sofas and love seats can be stored on end to save floor space. Wrap cushions in plastic and place on top of sofas.

orange-block Avoid placing sharp or heavy objects on top of upholstered furniture.

orange-block Cover stuffed furniture with cardboard or blankets to protect against dust.

orange-block If you stand mattresses on their side, prop them up so they stand straight. They may tend to bend out of shape and become lumpy.

orange-block Wipe any items made of metal (bikes, metal tables, tools, etc.) with machine oil to prevent rusting.



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3304 Halls Mill Rd
Mobile, AL 36606