Climate Controlled vs. Non-Climate Controlled


For important items and items in long-term storage, climate control is definitely recommended. Extreme temperatures and condensation represent a real threat to your stored belongings. Mold, mildew and insects thrive in high humidity and high temperature locations.

Even when storing for shorter time periods, consider using a climate controlled unit for your:

  • Family Heirlooms
  • Crystal and Fine China
  • Paintings and Artwork
  • Fine Linens and Clothing
  • Mattresses
  • Antique and Leather Furniture
  • Books
  • Photographs
  • Important Papers
  • VHS Tapes, Records, CDs
  • Musical Instruments
  • Electronics and Computers
  • Photography Equipment
  • Other Sensitive Equipment

Non-climate controlled storage is great for short term storage of many items and perfect for storing certain items long term. Non-climate controlled storage units are similar to a basement, garage, attic or shed. If what you are storing could be kept in these areas without a problem, non-climate controlled storage might be a great money saving storage option.