Moving can be a stressful and overwhelming experience, especially if you’re unsure about what to do with all of your belongings. At The Centric Moving Company, we understand that one of the most common concerns for our clients is what to do with their items during the moving process. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to the most common storage questions to help ease your mind and make your move as seamless as possible. Whether you’re downsizing, staging your home for sale, or just need a place to store your items temporarily, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading to learn more about the storage options available to you and how to choose the best one for your needs.
1. What types of storage do you offer?
The Centric Moving Company offers both short-term and long-term storage options. We have climate-controlled storage units that are perfect for storing delicate items such as antiques, artwork, and electronics. We also have standard storage units that are great for storing furniture, household items, and seasonal items.
2. How long can I store my items with you?
We offer both short-term and long-term storage options. Short-term storage is typically used for items that will be moved within the next few months, while long-term storage is used for items that will be stored for an extended period of time.
3. How do I know my items will be safe in storage?
The Centric Moving Company takes the safety and security of your stored items very seriously. Our storage units are equipped with state-of-the-art security systems, including surveillance cameras and alarms. Our storage facility is also staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure that your items are always protected.
4. Can I access my stored items while they are in storage?
Yes, you can access your stored items at any time. Our storage facility is open during regular business hours and you can schedule an appointment to access your items outside of regular business hours.
5. How do I prepare my items for storage?
To prepare your items for storage, it’s important to clean and dry them thoroughly. Pack them in sturdy boxes and wrap fragile items with packing paper or bubble wrap. Label each box with a detailed inventory of its contents and the room it came from. It’s also a good idea to take pictures of your items before they go into storage in case of any damage or loss.
6. How do I pay for storage?
The Centric Moving Company offers several convenient payment options for storage. You can pay by credit card, debit card, M-Pesa or cheque. We also offer automatic billing options for long-term storage customers.
7. Can you move my stored items to a new location?
Yes, we can move your stored items to a new location. We offer both local and long-distance moving services, and our team of professional movers will handle your items with care. We also offer packing and crating services for delicate or fragile items.
8. Do you offer climate-controlled storage?
Yes, we do offer climate-controlled storage. Our climate-controlled units are perfect for storing delicate items such as antiques, artwork, and electronics. They are kept at a constant temperature and humidity level to ensure that your items are protected from temperature fluctuations and humidity.
9. How do I know what size storage unit I need?
The Centric Moving Company offers a variety of storage unit sizes to accommodate all of your storage needs. Our team can help you determine the right size unit for your items based on the number of boxes, furniture, and other items you need to store.
10. Are there any items that are not allowed in storage?
Yes, there are certain items that are not allowed in storage. These include hazardous materials, perishable items, and illegal items. If you have any questions about what items are allowed in storage, please contact The Centric Moving Company for more information.
In conclusion, The Centric Moving Company understands that storing your belongings can be a stressful and confusing process. We hope that our guide to the most common storage questions has provided you with the information you need to make the best decision for your move. Whether you choose to use our storage services or another provider, always make sure to do your research and ask the right questions. Our team is always available to answer any additional questions or concerns you may have. Trust us to handle your storage needs with care and expertise.
Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you with your next move.