Why you should consider renting a self-storage unit?

As we accumulate more items into our home, our need for extra space also increases. But what happens when you run out of room in your existing home? This is where a mobile self-storage comes in! A self-storage unit is an excellent and affordable way to create more space in your home. But, did you know that there are other benefits of a rental self-storage unit? In this article, we’ll dive through the top reasons why you should consider a mobile self-storage unit like Smartbox.

  1. Holiday and overseas − If you’re going an extended getaway, perhaps a gap year, or if you’re thinking of living overseas for a short period, then a self-storage unit is perfect for you! You can use your storage unit to store your items safely and securely. No need to ask your friends and family to hold your items, and you don’t sell your belongings either, just store them in a self-storage unit and they’ll be ready for you when you return.
  2. Renovating or extending your property – A self-storage unit can also help while you’re renovating or extending your property. You can use your self-storage unit to house all your items so they’re free damages and breakages. Also, it’ll make it easier for you and your tradie to complete the project as you’ll have more room to move around.
  3. Selling your property –You can also use a storage unit to store your belongings while it’s on the market. By moving your belongings in a self-storage unit, your home will look cleaner and more spacious. Also, it’l l allow potential buyers to plan and imagine the layout of their new home.
  4. Downsizing or moving – If you’re an empty nester who’s considering of downsizing to a new home, why not use a mobile self-storage unit to store your belongings? There several advantages of renting a mobile self-storage unit while moving including saving time and money, faster packing and loading, and finally, if you book a Smartbox, we can send your storage unit to your new address so you don’t have to worry about packing and loading twice.
  5. Create space in your office – We all know that a self-storage unit can help create empty spaces in your home, but did you know that it can also create more space in your office? You can also use a self-storage unit to store your documents, office equipment and inventory – perfect, if you have a new client you want to impress.
  6. Off-peak season – A self-storage unit is particularly useful for small business owners and start-up entrepreneurs who are preparing for major sales events such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday. You can use your self-storage unit to store excess inventory and stock during off-peak and on-peak seasons. Also, you can use your self-storage unit to store event or exhibition items such as stands, TVs and other appliances, and marketing materials, now that’s handy!

If you’re interested in renting a self-storage unit, why not go mobile and book a Smartbox mobile self-storage unit instead? Smartbox is the convenient and cost-effective self-storage solution that comes to you! We’ll deliver your Smartbox straight your home or office where you can pack and load your way. Our storage boxes come in four different sizes and will accommodate to your needs no matter how big or small. Once you’re done packing, we’ll pick up your Smartbox and store in our secure facility where it’ll be monitored 24/7. Smartbox is available in Melbourne and Sydney, so if you’re a Sydneysider or Melburnians who’s in need of additional space, call Smartbox on 1300 880 800 or get an instant quote here.