the hassle out of storing your things by taking a little care
you're packing, keep in mind…
an inventory of everything you pack, one inside your storage
unit and an extra one for reference.
clean cartons, designed for storage and moving. Use the
same size cartons for easy stacking. Order
cartons from us.
plenty of plain newsprint to fill each carton completely.
(Regular newspaper can soil your things.) Order
plain newsprint from us.
each carton with packing tape to keep your things clean.
packing tape from us.
each carton clearly.
small items in tissue paper before packing so they
don't get lost.
books flat, not standing on end. Put them and other heavy
items in smaller boxes for easier lifting.
plates and record albums on end rather than flat. Order
special dishpacks from us.
bulbs before packing lamps.
gasoline and oil from all small engines.
mirrors and pictures in mirror cartons.
Order mirror cartons from
sure to have blankets, draperies and clothing cleaned before
storing them, then pack them right on the hanger in a wardrobe
Order wardrobe cartons
you're loading your Storage Unit, keep in mind…
possible, store couches (except sofa sleepers) on end to
maximize space in your storage unit.
table legs or disassemble furniture to maximize space in
your storage unit.
mattresses and furniture with special pads and covers. Order
cartons so labels show.
a center aisle in your storage unit for easy access to your
things you may need last so you can get to them easily when
you open your vault the next time.
heavy things on the bottom and lighter things on top.
open the doors of refrigerators and freezers and clean them
thoroughly. Put a handful of fresh coffee grounds, baking
soda or charcoal in a sock or nylon stocking and place it
inside to keep the unit smelling fresh.
DO NOT STORE:
Environmentally-hazardous materials, such as paint and varnish
Flammable materials, such as fuel, gasoline, kerosene, and
Live animals and plants
Nail polish and remover
NOT store any liquids, not even water, as spillage could
ruin other contents or cause mold.
you want to retrieve an item from your storage vault, please
call your Store Your Things location at least two hours
in advance of your visit. Check with your location for business
hours. Smoking is prohibited on the premises.
Reebie Storage and Moving Co. Inc.