Self-Storage Move-In Day Checklist: 5 Steps For Success

Debbie Kuo | August 25, 2023 @ 3:00

Move-in day is almost here! Before moving into a storage unit, there are a few essential steps and considerations to make the process as easy as possible. Here’s what you need to know to make your self-storage move-in experience a breeze and ensure the safety and accessibility of your belongings. Let's dive in!
  • Complete Your Rental Agreement
  • Line Up Your Insurance
  • Find the Right Lock for Your Unit
  • Prepare for Moving
  • Pack and Organize Your Storage Unit Like a Pro

Step 1: Complete Your Rental Agreement

To get started, you'll need to complete a rental agreement. If you’re renting from us, the process is quick and easy, and you can do it online from the comfort of your own home. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to complete your rental agreement and secure your storage unit.

Navigate to the Find Storage page:

  1. Once you're on our website, click on the Rent Units button.
  2. Next, click “Select” to choose the storage unit you want based on your size requirements. (Not sure which size unit you need? Use our handy size guide.

Step 2: Line Up Your Insurance

While storage facilities strive to provide a secure environment, accidents or unforeseen events can still occur. That's why many facilities require renters to have an insurance policy to guarantee the safety and security of their stored items.

Step 3: Pack and Organize Your Storage Unit Like A Pro

Organizing your storage unit is essential to maximize the space and ensure easy access to your items when needed. Make the most of your storage unit with these simple tips and tricks.

Enjoy the Convenience of Self-Storage

Renting a storage unit is a convenient, cost-effective solution for storing your belongings. By completing the rental agreement, lining up your insurance, choosing the right lock, preparing for the move, and packing and organizing efficiently, you can make the move-in process smooth and hassle-free.

At our facility, you’ll also get access to our team of professionals to help answer any questions you may have. We’re here to help make sure you have the best possible storage experience from day one.

Happy storing!