Self storage facilities can be rented for the keeping of most types of household items. However, there are certain kinds of hazardous or perishable materials that should not be kept in long-term storage units. These prohibited items may subject the entire facility to an increased risk of fire damage, chemical contamination, or pest infestation. The rental agreement should have a list of all forbidden items, so be sure to check this before signing the contract.

Always check with the owner of the mini storage unit before storing any questionable items. An easy way to do this is to prepare an inventory list prior to moving any of your items. Take the list to the self storage manager for his or her review. This saves you the trouble of…



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