If you plan to rent a storage unit, you may be worried that your items are not safe while you are away. It is unlikely that someone is going to break into your unit, especially if it is locked, but you never want to take a chance either. Below, we will go over some of the ways that you can ensure your storage unit is always safe no matter what.
- Check Out the Facility’s Security Measures
One of the best ways to safeguard your unit against thieves is to spend some time looking over the storage facility’s security measures before you rent a unit. You should try to access the units and see how far you can get before you are questioned. In addition, look to see if there are any security cameras and find out how often they are monitored. Also, you should ask if there is a manager on site and find out if the storage facility takes any additional precautions such as alarms in the units, etc.
The more security features a storage facility has, the safe your items will be when you are away and this peace of mind can help you sleep at night.