First time renting a storage unit? Here’s what to expect

Is it your first time renting a self storage unit? Let us help! 

If you haven’t rented a storage unit before it can be a bit confusing on how to get started. Here, we’ve composed all of the need-to-know information. If you have any questions remaining, feel free to contact our team and we’d be happy to answer.

Why you need a storage unit 

If you’re reading this article, there’s a high chance you’re experiencing one of the many reasons why people seek a storage unit. If you’re in between houses, moving apartments or you’re looking for a place to store your sentimental treasures – there are many life circumstances that bring you to look for a storage unit. 

Storage units are great for storing items when you’re trying to declutter or you simply don’t have the space. If you can relate to one or more of these needs, self storage units are here to assist you with your living.

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What’s a storage unit?

Self storage units allow you to rent secure spaces when you need the extra room to store goods. 

Imagine having an extra storage cupboard in your house or apartment and how useful that extra storage space would be! Now, picture a whole empty unit purely for storing your extra items! The space it would free up in your home would be tremendous. 

Storage units allow for you to keep your valuables safe and stored away so you can free up space in your home. Homes should be for living, not for storing. 

Go2 Storage Mandurah provides safe, clean and dry storage units for various people across Perth. A wide variety of shapes and sizes are available at Go2 Storage, allowing you to choose a specific size and volume that suits your needs. Talk to our team if you’re unsure which size to choose.

Accessing your storage unit

Storage units are securely locked with your own code, ensuring only you has access to your belongings. You can access your storage unit 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You’ll be given a code upon the beginning of your self storage rental period. It’s recommended that you don’t the code with anyone else.

Go2 Storage Mandurah takes pride in providing premium security for all customers with a self storage unit. The facility is blocked off with security fencing and electronic access controlled gates additionally, the whole complex is alarmed with security lighting and CCTV surveillance.

How to use your storage unit 

Once you’ve begun your rental period, it’s up to you on how you use your storage unit. Depending on your needs will determine how you use the storage space.

Here are some ideas to consider:

  • Renting a hardstand outdoor space to store vehicles or boats. 
  • Using a large storage unit to store furniture or household items. 
  • Storing business materials such as tools, equipment and gadgets. 
  • Renting a smaller storage space to use as a temporary storage unit.

It’s important to consider how you will use your storage unit before renting the space. If at any point of the rental you wish to upgrade your storage unit size, simply speak to our team and we’ll do our best to accommodate.

How to get a storage unit

Our team here at Go2 Storage makes the process as easy as possible to rent a storage unit. We recommend talking with our experts to ensure you’re choosing the best size for you and from there, check your formal identification and get your key. For more information, check out our FAQ or Blog.

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