Vehicle storage facilities are available with different options with regard to size, price and services offered. So if you are looking to store a vehicle, you need to check out the above aspects, depending on the type of vehicle you want to be stored.
- Outdoor facilities: Most vehicle outdoor storage units will comprise of a fenced-in storage space, with adequate security. Your vehicle will, of course, be open to the elements. Some facilities may provide covered storage beneath an awning – for protection from the rain and the sun.
- Indoor facilities: With regard to indoor facilities, they offer space for trucks, cars, motorcycles and small boats. You will be able to drive straight into the facility and park the vehicle. This option provides great security and total protection from the elements.
When using either of the storage facilities mentioned above, important features to check out include adequate security, whether there is climate control in the indoor facility, and the access hours.
It would also be wise to prepare your vehicle adequately for storage if you select an outdoor facility. Make sure the vehicle is covered and given wheel protection. Another good tip would be to clean the inside of the vehicle thoroughly so that no leftover food odours attract critters. For indoor vehicle storage, rid the vehicle of any moisture which can lead to mildew and rust.