Tag: climate-controlled storage
Spring is Here! On Top of Spring Cleaning, Climate Controlled Storage Should Be at the Top of Your List. Here’s Why!
While traditional storage units are great for protecting valuables, climate-controlled storage units maintain a consistent temperature and humidity level. This protects your belongings from extreme temperatures (by the day for us Kansans:), moisture, and pests. Here are just a few of the many reasons why air-conditioned storage is worth considering this spring:
Protects Your Belongings
Climate-controlled storage units provide the ideal environment for storing delicate items such as antique furniture, electronics, artwork, instruments, fabric, or important documents. Extreme Kansas temperatures & …
In 2022, U-STOR celebrated our highest occupancy rate in years (thank you for choosing local storage, Wichita)! We were also awarded as one of the Best Storage Unit Companies in Wichita and received so many kind customer reviews to validate our award.
One U-STOR Maize review in 2022 really stuck out to us. We’d like to give a big shoutout to our longtime U-STOR Maize Manager, Whitney, and our Property Manager, Troy for their amazing dedication to our customers. Here’s to great reviews in 2022 and making more customers happy in 2023!
“Just wanted to say that Whitney …
Each of our 7 Wichita self-storage locations has ample car storage – but not every one of them has RV storage. What’s that mean? RV space is limited, so hurry to get it discounted with our move-in special! Check out our locations to find the nearest cheap RV storage near you.
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Experience – Local RV & car storage since 1981
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Ground Floor Storage Units – Drive up & drive in car storage units …
When storing Furniture, Climate-Controlled Storage Units are a Must.
Let’s face it, hot Kansas summer temperatures are on the rise…and they’re not going down any time soon. As if moving heavy furniture isn’t enough work, loading them into storage in the summer heat can be even more draining. Enter, climate-controlled storage!
Climate-controlled storage units not only keep you comfortable, but also help keep expensive, delicate, or antique furniture in great condition.
Why is a climate-controlled unit best for furniture storage? Some factors to consider:
Wood – Water vapor in humidity can cause wood to shrink, swell, and crack. Crazy Kansas temperature fluctuations can also …
Garage sale season is upon us. Time to get organized!
When is the best time to have a garage sale? The answer is now! Spring is the perfect time to clear out clutter and soon, garage sale enthusiasts everywhere will start searching online and cruising the streets for stuff to buy.
Here are a few tips for a successful plan to declutter, get organized, and make some cash at your next garage sale:
An Art studio? A personal gym? A Music Space? storage unit use gets creative due to social distancing.
When you think of a self-storage unit, you probably picture boxes, furniture, art pieces, old photos, keepsakes, or workout equipment. You know, stuff that’s not often used.
But we’re seeing more and more nontraditional uses of storage units due to COVID. Because of social distancing, so many Wichita storage units at our 7 locations are becoming many of our customers’ “home away from home,” a place to focus (or go when they’re out of room at home).
Making the Most of Climate-Controlled Storage Units
Because We Live in Wichita, Kansas.
We all know here in Wichita, Kansas, and surrounding areas our extreme weather can go from sunshine to rain in a matter of minutes. Valuable and sentimental items in your storage unit can be ruined if temperature and moisture aren’t controlled.
Climate-controlled storage is kept at no more than 85 degrees year-round and maintains a consistent humidity level. Climate-controlled storage units basically act as an air conditioner, heater, humidifier, and dehumidifier all in one to keep your items in their best condition.
So what needs to be stored in climate-controlled units? These items could be ruined …