New Year’s Resolution: Declutter the Basement with a Storage Unit

Over the years you may have fallen victim to leaving boxes and boxes full of junk collecting dust in your basement. It’s now gotten to a point that no one can step foot down there. It’s easy to just ignore it and run upstairs right? If so, then decluttering the basement should probably be a priority on your New Year’s resolution list.

Decluttering basement with storage unit

Of course you can’t just throw it all away! You have memorabilia and valuables included in those piles. A storage unit can be helpful to store these items and declutter your basement immediately, and then sort the items later at your own convenience.

 

Here are 3 tips for using a storage unit to declutter the basement.

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4 Reasons to Use Storage Units When Selling on Kijiji

If you’ve got stuff that you want to sell locally, online classified sites such as Kijiji, Craigslist, and others can be easy ways to make some cash. But what if you don’t want people coming to your home? Rent a storage unit instead. It’s a simple solution that’s easy, convenient and safe.

 

Here are 4 ways a storage unit can help you sell better online:

  1. Sell safely with a storage unit

Sellers are normally advised to only meet up with potential buyers in very public places. When you rent a storage unit, you’ve got the perfect meeting place away from your home to meet, negotiate, and make a deal with interested buyers.Most storage properties provide 24-hour security and surveillance. Plus, if you meet during regular business hours there will also be office staff onsite. For example, at most of our Apple Self-Storage locations our regular office hours are from 9am – 6pm Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm on Saturday, and 10am – 2pm on Sunday.To see the hours of operation and access hours for an Apple Self-Storage site near you in Ontario, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, check our locations.

  1. Sell bigger items from storage units

Have large items or a lot of stuff to get rid of? Free up space in your home or office by moving unwanted items into storage and selling them from your unit.

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