Climate-controlled self-storage near you at 7 Wichita locations
What items need climate-controlled storage?
Temperature control is absolutely necessary when it comes to properly storing climate-sensitive items. Climate-controlled storage units have temperature and humidity controls so they remain at a consistent cool or cozy temperature depending upon the season. When storing these items, be sure to consider a climate-controlled storage unit!
Wooden & stringed instruments like guitars or violins can become warped from heat and humidity. Brass or metal instruments can become corroded as well.
Clothing & Fabric
Humidity causes mold and mildew to thrive and can infiltrate fabric, leaving permanent damage to fabric, fur, or leather clothes. Climate-controlled storage units will keep upholstery and furniture safe to enjoy for years!
Humidity can cause corrosion and ruin electronics. Extreme heat can warp records and magnetic media like tapes or computer disks are also sensitive to heat.
Books, Photos & Film
Moisture and high heat can cause photos to curl and deteriorate. Climate-controlled storage can keep your photos and film safe for generations to come!
Humid, warm air can cause swelling while cold air can cause shrinking or cracking of wood. Climate-controlled storage can keep wood furniture well preserved.
Paintings & Collectible Art
Heat can lead to thermal tensions, moisture reductions, and chemical reactions which cause irreversible damage to paint and art collections. Keep valuable original artwork safe in temperature regulated storage!
Medical Equipment and Supplies
Medical equipment such as wheelchairs or canes can become corroded and electrical medical equipment can not work probably from heat and moisture.
Temperature changes can speed up the aging process in wine, causing it to become bitter and acidic. Protect your wine collection investment with a storage unit!
other benefits to Climate-Controlled self-storage units
Climate-controlled storage gives peace of mind when it comes to keeping you comfortable and your items safe.
- Comfort – Visit your storage unit often? When you’re looking through personal or business storage, sometimes it takes a while to find an item. Stay comfortable when visiting!
- Safety – Monitored cameras and two-way intercoms connected to the office are installed in each hallway.
Whether your items need to be stored at a proper temperature or you’d simply like to stay comfortable while visiting your storage unit – we can help! U-STOR’s climate-controlled units in Wichita are offered at our Maize, West Central, Northock, Indian Hills, University, and Northwest U-Stor locations.