At Instant Mini Storage, all of our units are controlled by disc locks. This unique disc padlock design shields the shackle from most bolt cutters, saws, and prying, giving you added protection. Self storage professionals recommend disc locks, so there is no need to worry about the security of your items.
We Sell Locks
When you put your valuables in storage, we know you want peace of mind. You want your belongings to be safe at all times. For that reason, Instant Mini Storage sells locks that are among the best you can buy. One step many people overlook is choosing the best lock for their storage unit. Knowing the facility is secure is imperative, but having the right lock is your last bit of protection against theft.
Talk to our manager about our locks and learn more about our commitment to security!
Packing Tips For Your Storage Space
Instant Mini Storage has learned some valuable packing tips throughout the years! Here are the five most useful tips when packing up your storage space at Instant Mini Storage in Bakersfield, CA:
Tip #1 The items you need access to most often should be at the front of your unit. Do not to cover them with other less important boxes – this is a common mistake!
Tip #2 Always make sure to drain gasoline and oil from lawn mowers and other items with small engines.
Tip #3 Mattresses should be covered and stored flat on level surfaces or stood upright to save space.
Tip #4 When you pack your storage unit, create aisles for easy access to all your items. This way you can stack items along each side and the back, and still get into your unit and reach all of your boxes and items safely and quickly.
Tip #5 Pack blankets, pillows and clothes on hangers in a wardrobe box to keep them free of wrinkles and easy to access