Clutter is your enemy when selling your home, whether it be excess furniture or decor, children’s toys or old clothing, or papers and documents, all of these MUST be taken cared off before listing your home. Clutter can make any room look smaller, and it screams problems to your buyers. If you have too much “stuff” in your home like most homeowners do, a temporary self-storage unit might be a great solution to free up some space!
Here are some guidelines when choosing your temporary self-storage units:
Many storage rental companies will outline how much will fit into their various-sized units on their websites. To maximize storage space and for easy access:
Read online reviews and check out rates before visiting any of the companies. Here are some questions that can help you decide:
Generally, storage units outside of the city are less expensive compared to the ones downtown. Don’t forget to consider the travel time and gas expenses if you will be frequently visiting your storage unit.
If you follow the steps for choosing a storage rental unit outlined here, you will make the right decision. Once your excess possessions are stored, you won’t believe how much more energized you will feel in your own home with less around you.
Every square footage counts when selling your home, take advantage of temporary storage units to show off more space in your home, not to mention that having some of your items packed and stored before your home is sold will make it much easier when you have to move!
is a Canadian Certified Staging Professional. His professional affiliations include the Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) and the CSP. He is the recipient of numerous home staging awards and was picked as RESA’s Top Professional Stager of Canada for 2016. He has worked with hundreds of Real Estate Brokers, Investors, Real Estate Agents, and has helped homeowners showcase their homes at its best when it is time to sell.
As President and Principal Stager of REDESIGN4MORE, Red provides home staging and interior redecorating services for both small and large-scale residential projects throughout Toronto and the GTA. Click here to learn more about Red and REDESIGN4MORE.
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