Building a New House? 5 Ways Storage Can Help

by Dusty Rhodes on Jul 12, 2017  in 
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Building a new home is exciting but it can also pose an important question…where can you put your belongings while your home is being built? The answer is simple: a storage unit. A storage unit is the perfect solution for all of your storage needs while your home is under construction. Here are five ways that self-storage can be beneficial when building a home.

It Can Help You Sell Your Current Home

It Helps in the Event of Construction Delays

Builders are always optimistic that construction will be right on time but we all know that it doesn’t always happen that way.  Moving into a hotel or with family and friends might be ideal for you but what about all your things? The good news is that you don’t have to worry about where you will put your belongings in the event of construction delays.  A storage unit provides the space you need to keep all of your belongings until you are ready to move.

You Can Purchase Items for Your New Home

There is no doubt that you are going to need new appliances, new furniture, and new accessories for your new home, but how can you purchase these items prior to completion?  The answer is a storage unit.  There is no need to miss out on a great sale just because you have no place to put your furniture.  With a storage unit, you can take advantage of sales and special deals and shop away knowing that you have a safe and secure place to store your belongings until you are ready to move in.

It Allows You to Move at Your Own Pace
You have taken the plunge and decided to build a home but now you have to focus on selling your current home before you can move in.  Research suggests that home staging has a huge impact on potential buyers.  When buyers walk into a home that is cluttered and unorganized, it is distracting and turns them away.  Storage units can help because they provide a place for you to safely store your belongings in order to declutter your home.  You can remove large bulky furniture or personal photos and store them in a secure environment. 

The time has come to move into your new house but you might not want to throw hundreds of boxes in the middle of your new home.  It can be overwhelming to walk into a home filled with boxes and random furniture.  With a storage unit, you can unpack at your own pace and leave the boxes in storage until you are ready for them.  You won’t have to trip over boxes that have taken over your home.  You can enjoy unpacking without feeling overwhelmed by all the extra clutter.

It Alleviates Stress
Whether you are looking for a place to keep your belongings until your home is complete or you are trying to declutter in order to sell your current home, a storage unit can alleviate stress because you will have a place to safely store your personal items.  With a variety of sizes to choose from and the convenience of climate-controlled units, you can rest easy knowing that your belongings are in a secure environment. You will no longer have to worry about where you are going to put your things and you focus on the more important aspects of building your new home.

Storage units are convenient because they offer storage as long as you need it as well as various sizes of units to fit your personal needs.  Whether you are considering storage because of the extra space it will provide or because you need a place to keep your items until your home is ready, one thing is for sure: storage units are a great resource when building a new home.

Dusty Rhodes