Storage Tips with K and K Storage

As you embark on your journey of efficient and organized storage with K and K Storage, we want to ensure you make the most out of your space. Here are some valuable storage tips to enhance your experience:

1. Optimal Packing Techniques:
  • Utilize sturdy boxes to maximize space and protect your belongings.
  • Fill boxes to capacity to prevent collapse but avoid overloading them.
  • Label each box clearly for easy identification.
2. Smart Furniture Placement:
  • Place heavy or bulky items at the bottom and lighter items on top.
  • Disassemble furniture, if possible, to save space.
  • Leave a central aisle for easy access to items in the back.
3. Climate-Sensitive Items:
  • Consider climate-controlled storage for items sensitive to temperature and humidity.
  • Wrap delicate items in bubble wrap or furniture covers to safeguard against dust.
4. Inventory and Documentation:
  • Create an inventory list of stored items for easy tracking.
  • Take photographs of valuable items before storing them.
  • Keep important documents, like rental agreements, in a designated folder.
5. Security Measures:
  • Use high-quality locks on your storage unit for added security.
  • Avoid storing valuable items near the entrance to deter theft.
6. Proper Preparation for Electronics:
  • Remove batteries from electronic devices to prevent corrosion.
  • Pack electronics in their original boxes with adequate padding.
7. Clothing and Fabric Items:
  • Use wardrobe boxes for hanging clothes to maintain their shape.
  • Wash and thoroughly dry clothing before storage to prevent mildew.
8. Books and Documents:
  • Pack books flat to prevent damage to their spines.
  • Use plastic containers for important documents to protect them from moisture.
9. Fragile Items and Breakables:
  • Wrap fragile items individually with packing paper or bubble wrap.
  • Mark boxes containing breakables with a "Fragile" label.
10. Regular Check-Ups:
  • Periodically visit your storage unit to check for any signs of issues.
  • Ensure your contact information is up-to-date with the facility.
Remember, at K and K Storage, we are committed to providing a safe and secure environment for your belongings. If you have any questions or need assistance, our friendly staff is here to help. Thank you for choosing K and K Storage - Farmington, MO, for your storage needs!