is one of the greatest innovations in recent history, it’s an industry that has
been flourishing for decades. Many people worldwide however
face a common challenge in keeping their storage units clean. For some, it’s an
issue of time; for others, it’s a matter of ignorance or laziness.
What many of us don’t realise is
that keeping our storage units clean and organised is a fundamental chore that
is required should we wish to keep our belongings free from unnecessary damage.
Here are a few reasons why you should keep your storage unit spotless.
belongings safe from damage
Keeping a clean storage unit will keep your belongings safe
from damage caused by mould and mildew. As with any enclosed space, if left
uncleaned, your unit can gather a build-up of dirt and bacteria. These
substances can have detrimental effects on your items and so cleaning your
storage unit at least once every two-to-four weeks can help you preserve your
You can also save a bucket load of money when you keep a
clean storage unit in that the less damaged items you have, the less you’ll
have to spend on necessary repairs or replacements. Cleaning a self-storage
unit is easy and affordable. Should your storage provider not offer a cleaning
service, all you will need is detergents and cleaning aids.
and peace of mind
A clean and organised storage unit has a psychological
aspect to it as well. Having a clean unit can ease any stress you may be
carrying when you access the unit, rather than add to your stress. A clean
storage unit also allows you to better navigate the unit when you need to
retrieve certain items, allowing you to easily find your way to whatever item
Dust can be damaging when inhaled.
Storage units accumulate dust if left uncleaned, this dust can have a damaging
effect on your lungs. This is made worse if you suffer from a respiratory
illness like asthma, so it’s in your best interest to keep your unit spotless.
Our secure and spotless 24-hour-access storage units are
easy to clean and navigate, get in touch
today if you have valuables to be stored, and we will assist you.