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Storage Unit Pack Diagram
March 29, 2021

A Quick Guide to Packing Your Storage Unit

Is there a proper way to pack a storage unit? Absolutely. Your Extra Closet of Mississippi and Arkansas has some helpful tips to make the most of your storage unit. Are you a nearby college student at Ole Miss or Arkansas State University? Your Extra Closet has temperature-controlled, contactless storage rentals secured via 24 hour camera monitoring to help you with your move. Read more below to learn of some helpful tips for packing your storage unit.

3 Quick Tips to Pack Your Storage Unit

  1. Pack for easy access. Place any items you might need more frequently toward the entrance of your storage unit. Season clothing and everyday items should be stationed close to the door for quick and easy access.
  2. Stay organized with labels. Moving.com details the importance of staying organized while packing your storage unit. Be sure to take note of each item you pack – creating a list and labeling any boxes or storage bins will ensure you are able to account for all items placed in your storage unit.
  3. Plan your storage unit layout in advance. Larger items such as furniture or heavier storage bins should be placed toward the back of your storage unit. Additionally, make sure you have an open aisle to access the entirety of your storage unit.

Read more helpful storage tips here!

How to Pack a Storage Unit

Your Extra Closet – Serving Mississippi and Arkansas

Your Extra Closet serving the greater Mississippi and Arkansas areas provides affordable, safe and secure indoor storage to meet all of your self storage needs. With these helpful tips you are now ready to fully take advantage of these convenient drive up self storage units. Rest easy knowing your belongs are safe in our safe and secure gated facilities. Come stop in today – Your Extra Closet is happy to provide moving trucks at select locations for your next move!