• Never leave your unit unlocked when unattended
  • Check the contents of your storage periodically
  • Wrap all fragile and breakable items separately, preferably with bubble wrap, and pack them tightly into strong boxes, filling any gaps with paper or filler
  • Mirrors and pictures should be wrapped in a protective covering such as bubble wrap and stored on their ends, never flat
  • Dismantle furniture such as tables and bed frames whenever possible to save space
  • Try to maintain a clear aisle within your unit to allow access to items stored in the back
  • Do not store food items in your unit.  These will invite unwanted pests
  • Check the contents of your storage periodically
  • Always double check that your unit is correctly locked by lifting up on the door before leaving
  • Label boxes and totes to make it easier to find items while they are in storage