Things to consider when selecting a storage unit
October 27, 2013

Renting or purchasing a storage unit can be good decision to make. Storage units can be a useful solution to have if you’re renovating your property, moving to a new house, or simply to store some excess personal belongings.


Security should be top of list when choosing a storage unit. You should always read the company’s security policies before committing to a storage unit.  You need to consider if your belongings are protected from external conditions such as dust, pests and humidity. You need to find out whether the facility have proper fire alarm systems in there is a chance of fire.  There should be essentially security mechanisms in place to deter theft these should include: CCTV cameras, monitored alarm systems, access control systems and quality padlocks.

Access to the unit

Another important factor when shopping around for your unit in Gold Coast is accessibility, it should be really convenient for you to access the location of the storage facility.  Make you sure the location of the place is close enough to your house, so you can conveniently retrieve your goods back and forth.   The storage company should allow you access the storage unit whenever you like.

Size of the storage unit

The size of the unit is important consideration to determine if your items fit inside the unit.  It’s essentially to measure up your belongings so you can figure out the height, width and depth of storage you need.  For information about the size of our storage units contact us on (07) 5534 7181.

Your Budget

If you’re on a budget you want to make sure the storage company meets your budget. Try and scope out for the best deals and discounts, however cheaper rates shouldn’t comprise the quality of service.  With All Size Sheds we can price match other storage companies.

If you’re looking for affordable storage solutions, then get in touch with All Size Sheds our facility is in Gold Coast and in close proximity to Tweed Heads and Robina.





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