Village Self Storage in Ladysmith is expanding again. A new phase is under construction and soon to be ready to rent.
Several times a year, Village Self Storage will hold auctions on unpaid and deserted storage units. Check back here for notification of dates and unit numbers.
When packing kitchen items, make sure that everything is dry before boxing it up. Mold grows when there is a moist climate, which will ruin your belongings. Pack fragile items tightly into strong boxes and fill any gaps in the box to prevent items from shifting and breaking during transport to and from your self storage unit. Wrap and stuff breakable items with blank newspaper or old rags.
Drain dishwashers and washing machines before placing them into your storage unit. Also tie the hose down so it is not damaged during transportation. Clean out refrigerators and stuff with newspaper, leaving the doors cracked to prevent mold from growing in the refrigerator. Before placing your vacuum cleaning into self storage remove the bag and throw away the contents.
Use boxes that are study and in good condition, older damaged boxes can weaken over time and won’t protect your belongings as well. Try looking for boxes that are the same or similar in size, so when stacking boxes in your self storage unit they will fit together securely. Fill boxes to capacity; however don’t overload them, making them too heavy to move. If you have some empty space in your box try stuffing the box with shredded paper, filling the box will prevent it from toppling over or caving in. Labeling the boxes and identifying each box’s contents can prevent damages from occurring during the move. Seal each box to keep dust from collecting on your belongings.
When packing items such as books pack them flat so you don’t damage the spine of the book, place smaller items in last to fill the empty spaces and wrap sharp objects in a towel or rag so you do not hurt yourself when unpacking the boxes. When unpacking the boxes try to peel the tape back before cutting into the box and risk damaging the items in the box.
Almost everyone has a need for extra storage space. When you’re looking for self storage in Caroline County, steer clear of attics and basements because we provide clean and affordable units right here! Whether you are freeing up space in your home or business storage areas, we have the right unit waiting for you.