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Self Storage Tips



June 17th, 2022


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. Climate-controlled Storage - A great way to protect your items is you live in an area that experiences extreme temperature fluctuations.
Winter
Winter is the perfect time to take advantage of Horizon Mini Storage’s storage units. If you live in an area where it gets cold and snowy, store your winter clothes, holiday decorations and other seasonal items in a unit to keep them safe and sound. This will protect your belongings from the elements and make them easier to access when you need them. Organize your home for the holidays for using storage for items like:
  • Bicycles
  • Gardening tools
  • Grills
  • Leaf blower
  • Lawn mower
  • Convertibles
  • Motorcycles
  • RVs
  • Camping equipment
  • Patio furniture
  • Tailgating equipment
RV Storage - outdoor uncovered and covered parking spaces are ideal for RV storage. This will provide plenty of space for your vehicle and a secure location that will help free up space in your driveway.
Drive-up Storage - have ease of access to your unit year round with drive-up self storage. Dropping off heavy items is much simpler with a drive-up unit as you can pull right up to the door!
Spring
In the spring, self storage can help you with your gardening supplies. If you don’t have a lot of space at home, Horizon Mini Storage can help you make the most of your green thumb. Store your fertilizer, tools, pots and seeds in a climate-controlled unit so they’ll be ready when planting season comes around. Warmer weather means it is time to trade out the winter clothes and decorations! Consider storing these items during the spring:
  • Winter decorations
  • Christmas tree
  • Hats, scarves, and winter coats
  • Snow shovels
  • Snow blowers
  • Sleds
  • Winter boots
  • Sweaters
Covered Vehicle Storage - provide your vehicle a layer of protection during spring storms by using covered vehicle storage.
Drive-up Self Storage - storing bulky winter items and equipment is easy with a drive-up storage unit. Park next to your self storage unit and transport your items straight from the car to your storage unit.

No matter what time of year it is, Horizon Mini Storage can help you make the most of your self storage unit. Contact us today to find out more about our units and services!


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