Self-storage is a method of storage that an individual makes use of to store their items themselves in a storage facility that is maintained and kept secured by the storage facility.
Commercial storage is a storage facility that packers or movers sometimes make use of if you choose to use this service these individuals pack, collect and store the items for you in their storage facility. The downfall of this type of storage would be the fact that you do not have anytime access or personal access to your stored items, the only people that can access your stored items is the people that work and manage the facility. It is therefore possible that self-storage will be more suitable for your specific needs and there are various benefits when making use of self-storage.
Benefits of self-storage:
- Personal access to your stored items which mean you can access the items at any time, and you can ensure that your items are safe and move items out as you need it, whereas with commercial storage you cannot access your stored items at all, there is restricted access for personnel of that storage facility.
- There is permanent security around the storage facility and the security measures that are in place are of such a high standard because a lot of individuals have access to the storage facility grounds, the self-storage company will have great security measures in place to ensure only individuals with access can enter their self-storage unit, whereas in a commercial storage facility all the workers have access to the facility at all times and the chances are there that something can go missing without anyone realising.
- Immediate access to your stored items whereas with a commercial storage facility you need to request that your items are sent to you and only when the company have the capacity, they will deliver, this might take a few days and sometimes even weeks. Therefore, a self-storage unit is so brilliant because in holidays you can access your items whereas with commercial storage you might be restricted to getting your items when you require them.
Where can I find a self-storage unit?
Our self-storage units at Stor Box Self Storage are of the highest quality and security, we can provide you with a self-storage unit in any size that will meet your needs. Contact us today to get your self-storage unit and to ensure that your items are kept safe and secure and so that we can take the storage pressure from your hands, we are here to make life easier for you.