If you are storing a refrigerator, a washing machine, or a dishwasher, these items can hold water in them even if they are disconnected. By properly draining your appliances before storing, you are ensuring your valuables stay dry and free of water damage and mold.
Storing your items in vacuum sealed bags protects your items from moisture damage, it also protects them from pests, such as moths, as well as dust. When ready for use, vacuum sealed items are as fresh as the day they were stored, saving you on laundry as well!
Do you have a smaller storage unit, but need to store multiple belongings? Disassemble any furniture that can be taken apart and put back together. By disassembling these larger pieces of furniture, you'll create space for other items that cannot be disassembled.
Nov 06 Storage Tip – Treat Leather
Are you storing leather furniture or leather clothing? It is important to treat leather for storage, whether you are storing long-term or not. By treating your leather furniture and clothing prior to storage, you are protecting your investment in your items.