It is tiring as it is to always have to pick up after your children after a busy day at work, and you most certainly do not need a cluttered living space to add on further to your list of headaches. So how do you make room for what you really need in order to optimise space at home while having your other belongings within reach?
First, consider what you really want to keep and dispose items you think you are unlikely ever to use – they take up unnecessary space and will cramp your home in the future. Once you have made a list, designate various storage zones according to accessibility within your home.
Figuring whether to store items on a higher level to maximise the space up there is also another point to note. Higher storage areas, for example, are not as accessible as those within reach, hence, items that are seldom used should be stored there.
You will also need suitable storage equipment like hangers, plastic bins and shelves. And while it is practical to use something that is strong and durable, you should not allow them to ruin the aesthetics of your home. Instead, they can enhance it if you invest in presentable furniture for the more visible areas.
Home is where the heart is – and if you will like to keep it that way, it is always better to make sure your home is organised. Sure it takes time to do so, but you will find it easier to search for items had they not been stored in an organised manner. Labeling your boxes clearly is one way to get started.
Next, make a list again, but this time of items that have sentimental value which you cannot bear to dispose but will not use frequently. In this case, self-storage Singapore facilities can be the ideal storage solution.
Not only are these storage facilities useful in getting more space out of homes by freeing them of clutter, but they also keep their clients’ valuables in a secure place with 24-hour access. This includes round-the-clock video surveillance and personal passwords to access storage units.
In terms of convenience and comfort to those looking to rent storage, the self-storage Singapore facilities are modern, clean, bright and well-lit. You should also choose a storage facility that is the most accessible from your home. They are located in convenient locations island-wide that are near expressways and MRT stations. This makes storing and retrieving of items easier for both clients who drive as well as those who take public transport.
Raising a family can be quite a handful, but once you have done your part in organising your home to provide the best living conditions your children can get, that is one worry struck off from the list.