Anyone who stores items at a self-storage facility wants to know that their belongings will stay in good condition. However, the extreme temperature shifts and varying levels of humidity in a traditional storage unit can pose a problem.
That’s why air conditioned storage units in Bonita Springs, FL, are in such high demand. They regulate the climate to shield items from damage.
The following are four examples of items that should be stored in air-conditioned storage units.
Wooden furniture is susceptible to splitting, cracking and warping in uncontrolled climates.
For instance, very low humidity levels can dry wood out and cause it to crack while high humidity could encourage mold, mildew or rot.
Photographs and Artwork
Extreme heat, temperature shifts and humidity can cause irreversible damage to both photos and art. Often, these are one-of-a-kind pieces and heirlooms, which means there is no way to get them back.
Antiques and Collections
Collections like stamps, wines, trading cards and more derive their worth from their condition. When the unfavorable climate in a storage facility causes damage to them, that means decreased value in the collection.
Electrical components are very delicate and can be destroyed when stored in harsh climates and conditions. This includes everything from televisions and computers to household appliances.
Reliable Air Conditioned Storage
At Rice’s Moving & Transport, Inc., we boast over 10,000 square feet of climate-controlled storage, ready to store sensitive materials and protect them from damage. Visit Ricesmoving.net to learn more about our service.