Utilize Your Self Storage Unit Year-round

Self Storage Tips

Self storage can help you with many things, including moving, going to college, downsizing, getting ready for deployment, decluttering or renovating your home. But it’s also useful for more than just temporary storage—you can use self storage year-round with seasonal storage! Here’s how: Summer Horizon Mini Storage can also help you make the most of summertime fun! Store your kayak, paddleboard or other recreational equipment in a safe and secure place when you’re not using it. This will free up space in your garage or home and give you peace of mind knowing that your gear is protected from theft or damage. Store items like: Pool covers Fall/winter clothing College dorm essentials Boat covers School supplies Recreational vehicle covers Climate Controlled Storage - dehumidified and air cooled storage can assist in the prevention of heat damage to your belongings. Vehicle Storage - Secure vehicle storage for boats, RVs, jet skis, or other recreational vehicles. This will save you space at home while you are not using these items. Drive-up Storage Units - Easy to load and unload your unit, wide drive aisles to access your space. Great for storing items like kayaks and canoes. Autumn A great time to declutter your home and Horizon Mini Storage can help you do just that! If you have items taking up space in your home that you don’t need or use, put them in storage. This will give you more room at home and make it easier to clean and organize. It’s also a great way to free up space if you’re expecting holiday guests. Autumn is the time to start winterizing vehicles like boats, RVs, jet skis, and motorcycles. Items to consider for storing in the fall: Canoes, kayaks, and surfboards Boats Beach toys and equipment Gardening tools Outdoor furniture Sprinklers Swimsuits Summer clothes Outdoor Vehicle Storage - an options for boats, RVs, and jet skis that will need to be stored off your personal property. Drive-Up Self Storage - ideal option for storing heavier items as you can pull your car up to your unit for easy unloading. ...

June 17th, 2022

Choosing a Self Storage Facility

Self Storage Tips

When you need somewhere to store your stuff, self storage might be a fantastic option. However, with so many storage facilities available, it can be difficult to determine which one is best for you. When you need a self storage unit, there are numerous factors to consider. From the facility's location to its opening hours and even a site visit, here at Horizon Mini Storage we compiled a comprehensive list of things to think about before you make your decision. Location When it comes to self storage, location is everything. You will probably want to choose a facility that's close to home or work, so you can easily access your belongings. If you're storing seasonal items, you might also want to choose a location that's close to where you'll be using them. For example, if you're storing a boat for the winter, you might want to choose a storage facility near the marina where you'll be using it in the summer. Once you have a better sense of what belongings you will store, it will be easier to know how often you will be visiting your storage unit. Horizon Mini Storage is conveniently located near Port St. John and servicing many surrounding areas. Consider your needs What items are you going to be storing? How long will you need your storage unit? Knowing what belongings you will be storing will help determine what size and type of unit you should look for. Because not all self storage facilities offer the same variety of units or types, Horizon Mini Storage has a calculator to assist with finding the perfect unit for you! If you need more assistance choosing the correct storage unit size for you we have storage experts available to help you during office hours. Security When you're storing your belongings, you want to know they're safe and secure. Find out what security measures are in place at the storage facility, and how they can help give you peace of mind. At ...

March 11th, 2022