Answering common questions about storage units at Storage World

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Storage units can be used for a whole host of different reasons. Whether you are downsizing, have inherited a property or are a student heading home for the summer, storage units can solve all of your storage problems. Equally, they are just as important for businesses who need to move or have excess stock to deal with. As such, storage units are able to help you in a number of domestic and commercial situations.

However, there are occasions when people may be hesitant about using storage units, usually due to their lack of information about these storage facilities. As such, our professionals at Storage World have created this brief guide to answer the most common questions people have about self-storage.

1. How do I pack everything?

Packing your belongings in such a way that they will be easy to transport but also remain safe during transit can be a challenge, and finding places to buy a variety of packaging material is an extra hassle that you don’t need. However, at Storage World, we offer a range of packing and materials that can help you solve these problems. By providing archive boxes, bubble wrap, packing tape, padlocks and wardrobe boxes all in one place, getting your belongings ready for your new self storage area has never been easier.

2. How safe is a storage unit?

Each storage unit is secured with its own unique lock, all of which have been designed to be extremely difficult for anyone without the correct key to access. In addition, the storage building itself is highly secure, with staff monitoring the security of the premises and utilising the best CCTV monitoring services, giving you peace of mind that your personal items are always safe.

3. How much space do I need?

It can be difficult to estimate precisely how much space you need for your items. No one wants to pay more than they need to for space they won’t use, but equally not having enough space will hinder your storage needs. We have created a size guide to help you find exactly what size best suits your needs (, and our friendly advisors are always ready to offer advice and assistance.

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