Place frequently used items near the door and create a walkway to the rear of the unit, keep items at least a foot from the door. This will create more airflow and circulation in your unit.
Be sure to individually wrap all dishes and use newspaper to fill any unused space minimizing risk of breakage.
When possible try to store soft goods such as clothing and linens in plastic containers to protect from moisture.
Do not place contents directly on the floor. Use a pallet or strips of wood underneath boxes to allow for circulation.
Fold your clothes and store them in dressers or plastic containers to maximize space and help protect them from moisture
Absolutely NO perishable food items permitted in unit as this could attract rodents or bugs.
To protect against moisture, place boxes on pallets or skids. Sealed rubber storage containers are recommended.
Metal tools & sport equipment should be free of moisture and wiped with a rag containing a few drops of machine oil.
Wrap the mattress in cotton sheets or blankets. Keep off the floor to allow for air circulation. Mattresses should not be wrapped or stored in plastic.
Store your car with a full tank of gas to avoid gaseous fumes.
Do not store items such as jewellery, financial/legal papers, photos, coins, etc. Please take them with you.