As you go about looking for a storage warehouse, you may or may not be aware of all of the different aspects of finding the right one to meet your needs.
What are some of the more common aspects you should look? Keep in mind the following questions as you conduct your search:
- Do you have climate-controlled facilities? If you have a product sensitive to extreme temperatures, be sure to keep this question in mind. The last thing you want to happen is to have your product ruined when you are just taking it out of storage.
- How close is the unit to major transportation avenues? If you need your storage only on a temporary basis, you will have to move the product regularly. Be sure to know how close the nearest railways, superhighways, air transport, and sea transport avenues are.
- What level of security is provided? If you have a particularly expensive product, then you may want to know how secure the facility is. Alternatively, if the storage warehouse is located in an area with a certain level of crime, you will want to make sure your product is secure.
Now that you know some beginning tips to help you locate the warehouse you need…what are some of the more important priorities that will help you right now?