A lot of people find themselves in challenging transitional period between homes or between cities when moving. After selling a home, you might find that you haven’t yet closed on your new home. Or if you’ve taken a job in a new city, you might find that you’ve got to end your lease before you move into a new place to live. When difficulties like this happens, you might feel overwhelmed or lost for a solution, so without having to spend too much extra money on moving expenses, we here at Mildura Self Storage have a way to ease the pain of those transitional periods.

Decide What Goes

During transition times, Mildura Self Storage can offer temporary solutions so you can take care of the important things without having to worry about what you’ll do with your belongings. The first thing you’ll want to do is determine what you should store and what you shouldn’t. It’s wise to make a list of all of the items you’ll need while transitioning. You wouldn’t want to pack your toiletries or work clothes in a box in the back of a storage facility; likewise, you probably won’t be able to keep your sofa with you while you’re staying in a hotel temporarily.

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Decide What To Keep

Arguably the most important decision is what to keep in your new residence. Start simply by keeping what you know you’ll use regularly . If you’re moving to a new city and staying somewhere temporarily while working, it only makes sense you’ll keep your business clothes with you. The same goes for your toiletries, food, your day-to-day items like digital devices, possibly your kitchen utensils, important documents, etc. Depending on where you’re staying, you may want to keep your video games, television, books, and other entertainment items.

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Temporary Living Arrangements

If you’re moving into a temporary home or apartment that is unfurnished, you may want to move some of your furniture in. If your temporary place of residence is furnished. or if you’re staying in a hotel, then you’ll want to put all of your furniture, appliances, outdoor equipment, and anything you won’t be using and store it securely at Mildura Self Storage.

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No Item Too Big or Small

Mildura Self Storage units come in many different sizes. If you’re storing furniture, boxes, appliances, etc. you’ll want to pick the right-sized storage unit to suit your requirements. You’ll also want to ensure the ease-of-access meets your needs. Some Mildura Self Storage facilities allow you to pull right up to the storage unit to load and unload, which could be very important if you’re moving large furniture and appliances, or needing to frequently retrieve items from storage.

Move Stress-Free

Moving to a new home can come with a host of challenges, but what to do with your belongings while you’re in between homes doesn’t have to be one of them. Make finding a good storage unit part of your moving plan. Utilise movers to help you get your items to the storage unit and again once you’re ready to move into your new place. Make the transition as easy as possible, and it’ll be a smooth transition to the new home.

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