How To Retain Value When Storing Collectibles And Memorabilia

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Whether you’re an avid collector or a hobbyist, storing collectibles and memorabilia correctly should be your top priority. Regardless of what it’s worth, it’s priceless to you so following the right steps and procedures will help keep your collection safe. As storage experts, we’ve written this simple guide outlining some best practices for storing collectibles and valuable memorabilia.

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Best Practices For Storing Vinyl Records

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Do you have a vinyl collection but don’t know how to take proper care of it? Considering they are making a comeback, storing vinyl records correctly may just be the single most important thing you can do to keep those memories alive and pass them onto the next generation.

As with most things, there’s a right and wrong way of storing things and vinyl records are no different. In this article, we will share some valuable tips on how to store and what not to do.

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Tips For Storing Photographs

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The lockdown has brought about significant changes to our daily routines and homeschooling children is one of many. COVID-19 does present a unique challenge but it won’t last forever and you are not alone! Once schools reopen, kids will go back to ‘normal’ and get the help they need to catch up. That said, while they are at home, why not educate and interest them in different ways? One such idea involves organising and storing photographs which can be an exciting family project.

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Storing Collectables And Memorabilia: A Beginner’s Guide

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Storing collectables or memorabilia is something many people choose to do for many different reasons. Some may be after the thrill of finding and storing collectables while others want to make a profit from buying-and-selling items. Anything unique enough is worthy of storing from paintings, glassware, comic books to antique furniture. Regardless of what people store, the common goal is to keep collectables in the best possible condition.

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How To Organise Your Storage Unit

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More and more people are turning to a self storage unit to keep their belongings safe. Whether you’re storing household goods, collectibles, antiques, business stock, equipment or records, organising your storage unit is essential to easily find your things. Poorly organised storage units can be a dangerous playground in many ways. Incorrectly stacked boxes stacked that are too high or uneven could easily topple over damaging goods or cause serious injuries.

Once you have chosen your self storage unit, you must determine exactly how you are going to store your things. You might have a wide variety of items that you want to keep in a damp-free and secure environment. These items can range from books, personal records, old discs and files, to antiques and other valuables.

This simple guide will give you a few helpful ideas, enabling you to maximise space, keep your goods in excellent condition and make it easier to find what you are looking for.

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