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A Look at How Today's Businesses are Using Storage Units

Last updated 5 years ago

Storage units are great tools for families who are moving and need to store household goods. However, self-storage units are also serving a growing number of corporate clients that recognize their many benefits. Businesses often use storage units to:

Free Up Office Space
There’s nothing more off-putting to a potential customer than walking into a cluttered office. Offices and businesses should be kept neat and tidy at all times, but this is not always possible if the amount of paperwork exceeds the available space. Rather than filling closets, hallways, break rooms, and cubicles with stacks of boxes, many businesses choose to move their extra paperwork and merchandise into storage units. That way, they can remove clutter from their office and still be able to access the materials on demand.

Save Money on Rent
Some businesses, such as automobile dealers and law firms, have more paperwork than others and must keep written records of all transactions and business dealings. This can easily add up to more materials than there is space to keep them. One solution is to get a larger office with bigger storage rooms. A more economical solution, however, is to keep nonessentials in a storage unit.

Protect Sensitive Documents
Storage units are equipped with a vast array of security features to protect clients’ property. A storage lot will often feature security cameras, padlocks, gates, and climate control options to keep important goods safe from theft, moisture damage, and more. Rather than keeping sensitive documents in the office where they could be misplaced, many companies choose to lock them up in storage units where they can be kept safe and out of the way.

Men on the Move offers storage unit space in four convenient locations around Long Island. Our facilities are secure, climate controlled, and spotlessly clean, letting you rest easy knowing that your company’s materials are safe and sound. For more information, visit our website or call us at (718) 343-3424.


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