January 1st, 2024

Stor-it Here offers a variety of amenities to ensure your possessions are safe, secure, and protected! That is our number one priority! Providing you with heated storage for your items is just one of them! A heated storage unit offers several advantages compared to a non-heated unit, especially in regions with colder climates, making it a better choice for storing seasonal, sensitive, or valuable items.
Here are some reasons why a heated storage unit may be better: 1. **Protection from Extreme Temperatures**: Heated storage units maintain a consistent temperature, protecting your belongings from extreme temperatures that can cause damage. Extreme cold can lead to freezing and cracking of items such as electronics, wood furniture, and fragile belongings.
2. **Prevents Moisture and Humidity**: Heated storage units help regulate humidity levels, reducing the risk of mold, mildew, and moisture damage to stored items. This is particularly important for items such as clothing, upholstered furniture, and documents that can be damaged by moisture.
3. **Preservation of Sensitive Items**: Items that are sensitive to temperature fluctuations, such as musical instruments, artwork, antiques, and collectibles, benefit from being stored in a heated environment to maintain their condition and value.
4. **Comfortable Access**: Heated storage units provide a more comfortable environment for accessing your belongings during cold weather. You won't have to endure freezing temperatures while sorting through your items or retrieving something from storage.
5. **Extended Storage Options**: Heated storage units are suitable for storing items year-round, including during winter months when non-heated units may be susceptible to freezing temperatures. This flexibility allows for longer-term storage without seasonal restrictions.
6. **Better for Delicate Materials**: Items made of delicate materials such as leather, fabric, and paper are less likely to be damaged in a heated environment, as fluctuations in temperature and humidity can cause these materials to deteriorate over time. Overall, a heated storage unit provides a more controlled environment that helps protect your belongings from temperature fluctuations, moisture damage, and other environmental factors.