Use furniture drawers for delicate items and specially wrap them as "FRAGILE". Bubble wrap and packing paper are for these purposes.
Always use high quality locks on your unit. Locks are available for sale, just ask your site manager for a recommendation.
When packing toys or smaller objects, remember to fill box completely, stuffing open areas with plain newspaper to prevent collapsing when stacked.
When storing delicate heirlooms, use specially constructed boxes as wardrobe boxes, and utilize dehumidifiers to prevent mildew build up. Remember to label these boxes "FRAGILE"
Be careful not to store anything combustible, (such as paint, petroleum and chemicals), or perishable, (such as food that is not permanently sealed).
Store furniture carefully on boards or pallets.
When storing lawn and garden equipment, drain any fluid storage to avoid corrosive damage.
Mattresses should be covered and stored flat on a level surface.
Use trash cans to store shovels, hoes and rakes.
Larger appliances, such as stoves or refrigerators, provided space for storing towels, blankets, etc.
Break down items such as table legs, store tabletops on their end, to save space.
Use protective covers and treat wood surfaces before storing.
When storing business files and inventory, label all boxes and construct aisles so files are easily seen and accessible
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