Are you considering storing valuable items in a storage unit? Sometimes storing your valuable goods is necessary, but you need to take extra precaution to ensure that they are well protected from any damage. We have a few tips and tricks on how to correctly store valuable goods. Read about these tips below:
If you have too
much jewellery at your home, but its sentimental value (and actual value) is
too high for you to get rid of it, you may want to consider storing it in a
storage unit. When storing jewellery in a unit, you should ensure that the
jewellery is stored in a box with a soft interior. It
is also recommended to store the jewellery in a box that is compartmentalised
so that the pieces of jewellery can be separated from one another in order to
prevent them from scratching one another.
is a very delicate type of porcelain crockery. These crockery sets also happen
to be very valuable which means that precautions should be taken when placing
them into a storage unit. There are a few ways for you to protect these items
such as stacking them on top of one another but separating them with a piece of
cushioning such as cardboard or cloth. They can also be protected by being
placed in a box that prohibits movement.
valuable item that you may want to put into storage is fine art. Art is
quite finicky when it comes to storage. We recommend that you, or a
professional, hang the pieces within your storage unit. Another consideration
is light. While most storage units are completely
closed off to outside light, there may be little holes that will let light in.
When placing the art on the walls of your storage unit, ensure that no streams
of light will reach it.