Climate-Controlled Storage

The ultimate goal of self storage is to find a secure space to protect and preserve your possessions. However, the standard self storage unit can only do so much for your most sensitive items. If you want to do what you can to control the adverse effects of extreme temperatures and humidity on your storage and feel physically comfortable when visiting your unit, then renting climate-controlled storage is for you.

Bluebird Self Storage offers true climate control in a wide selection of unit sizes. What does that mean? Keep reading to learn more.

What Is Climate-Controlled Storage?

Climate-controlled storage refers to storage units equipped with temperature control and dehumidification capabilities. Depending on the facility’s design, these are typically indoor storage units but can also be outdoor or drive-up units. The availability of true climate-controlled storage at your local Bluebird Self Storage varies, so contact your facility with any questions.

What Temperature Are Climate-Controlled Storage Units Kept At?

Climate-controlled units maintain a consistent, year-round temperature range of approximately 55° F to 80° F, with humidity under 55%. The exact temperature depends on the time of year, as units are air-conditioned in the summer and heated in the winter.

What Can You Store in Climate-Controlled Storage?

While anything you want to store can be placed in climate-controlled storage, certain materials can significantly benefit from temperature protection. Common valuable or climate-sensitive belongings that our clients store in these units include:

  • Photos, reports, and documents
  • Collectibles and other sentimental items
  • Musical instruments
  • Wooden furniture and antiques
  • Electronics and appliances
  • Medications, paint, cleaning supplies, and other chemicals
  • Wedding dresses, leather, lace, and other sensitive clothing items

What Can’t You Store in Climate-Controlled Storage?

The climate-controlled storage guidelines are no different from those for regular storage units. Prohibited items in all Bluebird Self Storage units include:

  • Perishable food
  • Firearms, ammunition, and explosives
  • Drugs and other illegal substances
  • Money
  • Oil, gasoline, and other flammable liquids
  • Any living thing, including plants, animals, and yourself

Need help determining if your storage meets our guidelines? Reach out to your local Bluebird Self Storage facility.

Find Climate-Controlled Storage Near You

From personal items to business storage, a variety of belongings can benefit from climate control at Bluebird Self Storage. Give yourself peace of mind by keeping your antique dressers, trumpets, and prom dresses in storage units that are temperature-controlled 365 days a year. Rent climate-controlled self storage today!