Jan 26 Storing Beloved Books
Before you put your books into boxes, place them all on a floor or table. Stack them by size and cover (soft or hard together). There should be small, medium and large stacks of both hard and soft cover books.
Whether it’s a violin, guitar or drum set, musical instruments can last a lifetime if well maintained. When you put your instrument in your storage unit, keep it up, off of the floor using casters or wooden pallets, and large standing instrument should be kept in the middle of your storage unit.
You may not be the proud owner of a Renoir, but there is "an art" to protecting your own precious oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings. Your goal should be to shield them from tears, smudges and other results of impact.
If you've inherited special antique furniture and you don't have space, you're transitioning or simply want to keep it for the next generation - a storage unit is a smart option.