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Protect Your Belongings While In Storage

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When you place your items in a storage unit, you want to be sure your belongings are protected from any kind of damage.  Whether you use a storage space for short term storage or long term storage, protecting your belongings is important. 

Reasons To Use Self Storage While Deployed

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You have just been deployed or relocated and you don't have a lot of time to get your affairs in order.   Renting a climate controlled storage unit in Victoria, BC can give you peace of mind knowing your belonging are safe and secure.

How Does Self Storage Work?

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People rent a self storage unit for various reasons; moving, downsizing, deployment, remodelling, marriage, divorce, retirement, extended travel, a death in the family, etc.  At Elite Self Storage we have no long term contracts, security deposits or admin fees.

Do I Need Climate Controlled Storage?

Indoor Storage Units with Blue Doors

You are moving or downsizing and have decided to rent a self storage unit in Victoria, BC.  Now you need to decide - do I need climate controlled storage?   If you have sensitive and fragile items  they are better protected in a temperature controlled storage unit.                                                                                                                                     

Ways Seniors Can Benefit From Self Storage

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Many seniors are forced to make tough decisions when downsizing, travelling for an extended period of time, or moving into assisted living.  Renting a self storage unit in Langford can give you the extra space you need to hang onto these items.

Benefits of Renting a Storage Unit Online

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Elite Self Storage in Langford, BC offers instant online reservations, move-ins and online payments.  Rent your unit online and move-in right away, or choose a future date any time of day.  Wherever you live, you are not far from affordable storage.

What Not To Store In A Storage Unit

Food products not to be stored in a storage unit

A personal storage unit serves as an ideal solution to store all sorts of things that you either don't need in your home or have no room for.  Please keep in mind that there are some prohibited items that are not allowed to be put into a storage unit.

Why Do People Use Self Storage?

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More and more people are using self storage units as they are running out of space at home.  Self storage facilities are being used for various reasons and for when life unexpectently changes (i.e. divorce, addition to the family, children moving home.