Nowadays, a lot of storage facilities offer climate controlled units to clients who are interested in storing their valuables with an extra layer of protection. Climate controlled storage units are well so well insulated that they are invulnerable to subzero temperatures of winter and the heat of summer These climate controlled units have the feature of being able to be set at a desired temperature and will maintain it constantly more or less. On top of climate controlled storage units being very well insulated and apart of having controllable temperature you can also control the level of humidity inside the unit. Although, climate controlled units are marginally expensive as compared to the standard ones the added features and benefits are well worth the cost.
The main benefit of a climate controlled storage unit is the robust construction that is virtually impenetrable. And has hinted above these units are well insulated. Your stored items will be protected from any changes in humidity and the outside weather due to the insulation. Regular units will offer only basic protection such as weather. The climate controlled units protect your items from the effects on the inside of the unit that happen as the elements play outside, problems like dew buildup, Moisture buildup leading to dampness and frost won’t even occur.
Another added benefit as a result of the units being well made and insulated is protection from insects and wildlife. Most storage units are just built with the only focus is that having a place to store your items that is protected from the elements. Some have little extra feature of being rodent proof but there is none that is insect proof. It is a common thing that occurs in regular storage units that when the owner decides to open it up after some time they will be greeted with bugs and rodents along with their flea infested nests.
The insulation not only keeps the climate controlled storage unit in constant temperature but also helps in keeping pests outside the storage unit. Some storage facilities go the extra mile and offer pest control options to make sure these pests stay out.
If you have decided to finally rent a climate controlled storage unit don’t forget to let the staff set the temperature inside the unit to your liking. If you have no desired temperature to set, the staff will set it to the facility’s standard, take note that this standard is not the same with each facility. This is usually not a problem for regular items but if you wish to store temperature sensitive items make sure to tell them the specific temperature.Additionally ensure that your agreement advises not enable them to mess with your set temperature at whatever point they feel it is proper or helpful for them.