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Do You Need A Storage Unit For Your Apartment In Bloomington?

Are you faced with the fact that you have more belongings than square footage in your Bloomington apartment? You might have moved out of a bigger house, inherited some family heirlooms, or combined households with a partner.

No matter the reason, It’s difficult to appreciate your time with family and friends in an overstuffed apartment. Leasing a storage unit in Bloomington is one solution, or you can consider one of these other ideas, like getting a separate garage at your apartment property to store your things closer to home.
 
Storage space in a master bedroom closet.

Conquer Clutter To Free Up Space In Your Bloomington Apartment

Remember how roomy your apartment felt when you first called it home? But then you filled it with your many furnishing, and suddenly the walls closed in. You still have that space. You just need to locate it behind all of your things!

The easiest way to find more space in your apartment is to label items by putting them in one of three groups. Sort your stuff as "donate," "keep," or "trash." Discard anything that lands in the trash pile. Set the stuff you want to give away in boxes or gift them to a family that can benefit from them. You can then put in order the things you wish to keep. Chances are you’ll be shocked to find how much open space you have when it’s not overwhelmed by clutter!

Storage space in a master bedroom closet.

Give Everything Its Own Place to Control the Chaos

Sometimes the difficulty isn’t the amount of stuff; it’s that your things are not put away properly. If you have your things sitting about where they don’t belong, you won’t have much livable area left. So organize your clutter for a less chaotic lifestyle.

Some apartments have more storage than other options, but even if you have limited square footage, you can still find places to store things if you get resourceful. Keep items under the bed or within larger cabinets and entertainment centers. Think about using vertical storage solutions like over-the-door storage racks and hooks on walls. Try to find dual-purpose items like a hall bench with built-in storage cubbies. Designating a location for all of your belongings will open up your available room and keep your apartment neat and welcoming.

Outdoor storage in a Bloomington apartment community.

Benefit From Your Apartment Community’s Storage Space

Sometimes no level of decluttering or reorganizing can solve your apartment storage problems. When you possess larger items or prized family heirlooms that you want to keep but take up too much square footage in your apartment, you likely need a different area to store them.

An increasing number of Bloomington apartment complexes now offer on-site storage space to Residents. Whether that’s a detached garage, storage lockers, or more private enclosed storage units, if your property provides any of these as an amenity, take full advantage of it.

Even though you may have to pay an extra monthly fee, this solution keeps your valuable items nearby and safe but no longer taking up your precious space. You might find this advantage is worth the added payment.

Lease A Bloomington Storage Unit

If all else fails, you might have to lease a storage unit in Bloomington. Although this is the costliest and less convenient choice, storage units provide an abundance of room to stow things you can’t fit within your unit.

Storage units are a solid choice for possessions that must have specific temperature settings or if you are worried about their security. They have a range of sizes, so you pay for as little or as big a unit as you need. An added feature: if you move within the same area, there’s no need to pack up all the stuff in your storage unit!

Come Home to An Apartment That’s More Than Somewhere to Put Your Belongings in Bloomington

One more consideration when your current apartment is not enough for your living activities and your personal effects is getting a new place! The open floor plans and many amenities at City Flats on Tenth provide you the room you need to live life to its fullest. Are you currently a Resident but excited to see other apartments? We’ll help you relocate within our community or to one of our sister properties. To select the best floor plan for you, reach out to our leasing specialists today by dialing 812-561-1974 or simply click on the “schedule a tour” option.

City Flats on Tenth
3821 E. Barrington Dr. , Apt. C
BloomingtonIndiana 47408
Phone: 812-561-1974
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City Flats on Tenth
City Flats on Tenth is a luxury apartment community located at E 10th St. and N Smith Rd. in Bloomington. Owned and managed by the J.C. Hart Company, we're dedicated to helping our Residents feel at home. We offer several different floor plans and amenities to fit any lifestyle, and our Residents love living near Indiana University Campus.
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