All Frequently Asked Questions about storage
Here we answer some of the most common questions clients have about storage.
If these don’t answer you queries please don’t hesitate to contact our team.
Should you cover furniture in storage?
Yes. To prolong the life of your furniture it is always a good idea to cover it where possible. Using items like old sheets, blankets, or drop cloths to cover the furniture will help to protect them from particles such as dust.
There is more useful information on furniture storage on the Fort Knox Storage website under Packing Tips. Call your nearest Fort Knox Storage today to secure your self storage near Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.
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Workout equipment in storage should be clean and fully dry to maintain its optimum performance. Where possible, the machines and equipment should be disassembled prior to storage. Any loose equipment should also be stored in a sealed contai ...Read full FAQ
No. The Fort Knox Storage units are not equipped with electrical outlets. If you need temporary power, the experienced Fort Knox Storage Managers are on hand to help where possible.
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There are a number of precautionary measures you can take to ensure the longevity of your items. The Fort Knox Storage website has a Packing Tips page that customers find useful for advice on storing items such as furniture, appliances and ...Read full FAQ
At Fort Knox Storage you can rest assured that your goods and belongings are as safe and secure as possible. Installed at each facility are state-of-the-art security systems for extra protection.
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Yes, at Fort Knox Storage there are a variety of businesses that use the self storage facility. Instead of cluttering their cars ,homes and retail spaces, these businesses use the self storage units to store stock, parts, archives and other ...Read full FAQ
No. Tyres on their own are not permitted in storage.
Call your nearest Fort Knox Storage today for any questions you might have on vehicle storage near Brisbane.
Whilst your vehicle is stored at Fort Knox Storage, tyres should be chocked with the handbrake off. It is also recommended a drip tray or thick cardboard be placed under the engine to absorb any possible oil drips or leaks.
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Just like any motor vehicle there are a few extra steps that you can take to ensure the condition of it in storage. Fuel is a flammable substance therefore prior to storage, it is required that fuel be emptied and only a minimal amount be l ...Read full FAQ
Yes, the industry has periodic increases just like any other business. At Fort Knox Storage pricing is competitive and for customers who choose to prepay their storage 3 months, 6 months or 12 months in advance there are discounted rates th ...Read full FAQ
To ensure your clothes remain in the same condition as you store them, there are some precautionary measures you can take to safeguard the items. At Fort Knox Storage it is recommended that you freshly launder the items of clothing prior to ...Read full FAQ
An average house in suburbia is 3 bedrooms and would suit a 4x3 metre unit at Fort Knox Storage. This size self storage unit would fit all the furnishings from bedroom suites, couches, white goods and a dining table. The Fort Knox Storage u ...Read full FAQ
The cheapest storage unit can be different at each Fort Knox Storage facility. The costs are different at each location because of the design of each facility and subsequent unit sizes. Size, accessibility and duration of stay are also key ...Read full FAQ
The cost of a small storage shed can vary at Fort Knox Storage. The pricing is dependent on several factors including, location and the duration of stay.
The Fort Knox Storage pricing is competitive and for a customer who chooses to prepa ...Read full FAQ
Yes, you can store a motorcycle in a storage unit at Fort Knox Storage. The self storage units are clean, dry and secure making it an ideal place to store most things including motor vehicles. Just like any other vehicle in storage it is al ...Read full FAQ
The contents of a one-bedroom apartment or Studio would comfortably fit into a 2 metres x 1 1/2 metres storage unit. The self storage unit would fit the standard apartment furniture essentials such as, bed, couch, entertainment unit and boo ...Read full FAQ
A 10m x 10m self storage space can vary in costs depending on where it is located and accessibility in the Fort Knox Storage facility. Although usually used for Office storage or Commercial storage, a 10m x 10m storage space can also store ...Read full FAQ
Storage Units at Fort Knox Storage will always be per Calendar Month to make it cheaper for the customer. The monthly cost for a self storage unit depends on a few things including the unit size, the location of the Fort Knox Storage facili ...Read full FAQ
Renting a self storage unit is easy at Fort Knox Storage. You can call or visit your closest Fort Knox Storage facility or alternatively you can use the online enquiry form for a quick response on pricing and availability.
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Storage units are worth it, when you have no space.
The costs associated with upgrading to a larger space far outweigh the cost for a storage unit. Whether moving or selling a property, a storage unit comes in handy when there is any kind ...Read full FAQ
Storage units at Fort Knox Storage can be used to store almost anything from items of clothing, lounges, white goods, sporting equipment and office supplies. However, there are some things that you cannot store in a storage unit. Such as ha ...Read full FAQ
A 4x3 metre unit would fit the contents of a 3 bedroom house. Furnishings such as a bedroom set, couch, white goods and dining table would fit comfortably. The Fort Knox Storage units are calculated not just on floor space but cubic space. ...Read full FAQ
No, as storage units are mostly a static temperature and dry. The storage units have built-in airflow openings between the wall and roof to help regulate the temperature.
If you are after a storage unit near Brisbane, that requires specif ...Read full FAQ
Fort Knox Storage pricing varies depending on several factors. The main considerations are location, size of self storage required, the duration of stay and unit attributes.
At Fort Knox Storage, pricing is competitive and we offer disc ...Read full FAQ
Yes! you can put all types of electronics into storage; from toys, equipment, white good appliances and TV's. There are some things you should consider undertaking before you store your electronics in a storage unit.
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Yes, it is damaging for a TV to be stored upside down. A TV is designed so that weight is evenly spread when they are upright. Laying a TV on its side, upside down or placing anything on top of it increases its risk of damage. It can lead t ...Read full FAQ
When moving your furniture into storage it's a good idea to take a few extra steps to ensure your furniture is as good as you left it. An easy way to protect your furniture from things such as dust, moisture and mould is to cover or wrap yo ...Read full FAQ
A 3x2 metre storage unit at Fort Knox Storage will comfortably fit the contents of a 2-bedroom apartment. It would fit your basic apartment furniture necessities such as a couch, bedroom suite and entertainment unit.
On the plus side, at ...Read full FAQ
The pricing for storage in Brisbane can vary depending on several factors including, the location, size required for storage and length of stay.
You can use the handy Space Calculator located on the Fort Knox Storage website to help deter ...Read full FAQ
- Prepay 3 months get 2.5% discount
- Prepay 6 months get 5% discount
- Prepay 12 months get 10% discount