There is climate-controlled living, climate-controlled traveling, and climate-controlled shopping, and now there is climate-controlled storage. Thanks to Houston’s premier self-storage facilities, Proguard. All of our seven locations in the Houston area offer climate-controlled units. They maintain a temperature between 65-77 degrees, which helps protect your most precious items from artwork to home goods, books, and much more. Not quite sure how climate-controlled self-storage could benefit you? Our article, What Items Benefit from Climate Control? Explains what goods do best and in a temperature-controlled environment. Another helpful article, Climate Control Storage Units Versus Non-Climate Climate Controlled, will help you prepare your storage items in one of our units. To learn more, read on.

Climate Control Guide

Preserving Homegoods Thanks to a Little Climate Control

From a family armoire that you’ve coveted for years to your great aunt’s dining room table, there are pieces of furniture that are simply too valuable to throw away. Yet often, many of us don’t have space in our current home to store them. Whether you’re living in very close quarters or are living with a roommate in an apartment, sometimes there’s simply not enough space to keep these priceless items. That’s where Proguard Self Storage can help. We offer reasonably priced climate controlled self-storage units.

Our article, Climate Control, and Furniture Storage, briefly explains the benefits of how temperature can help protect the integrity of your furniture. This is especially true in Houston, which maintains such a high humidity level for so much of the year.

Get Climate Control Storage for the Houston Heat in our piece, we explain some of the hazards our heat can have on your stored furniture and other household goods. Effects such as warping, cracking, and splitting is very common on furniture that hasn’t been stored in a temperature-controlled environment. Combine that with our humidity, and you can get corrosion, mold, mildew, bacteria, rusting, and yellowing.  Our article Protecting furniture from the Houston Summers is another excellent source of information regarding how to guard your furniture against the damage inflicted by our notoriously hot and humid weather.

Many of our customers rely on our climate-controlled storage units to store more than just their furniture. They use them to store vehicles, including boats. Regardless of the size of the sea-faring vessel, our article, Preparing Your Boat for Climate Controlled Storage, is a great guide. We give you a thorough overview explaining how to prepare your boat for long-term storage. Ensuring that it is in good shape when you access it next season of several years from now. It is in good shape and doesn’t need a complete overhaul.

Large items such as furniture and boats aren’t the only things that need to be stored in a climate-controlled environment. Perishable food items are also household goods that require storage in a temperature-regulated system. From milk to meat (i.e., wild game), our article How to Properly Store Your Perishables, discusses how to store your food items so they don’t go bad and can be reused.

Making Moving a Little Easier with Proguard

There are only a handful of things in life that are more dreaded than moving. Yet all of us, at one point in our lives, will be forced to move. It goes without saying, the more organized you are, the easier it will be to change dwellings. In our article, Getting your Belongings Ready for a Move, we cover the basics of moving. Changing locations is stressful. But it can be a lot less stressful if you have a climate-controlled storage unit accessible during the entire process. There you can store items that don’t fit into your new space. Or you can leave furniture pieces that you don’t want to move with but would rather store. A climate-controlled unit with Proguard is an ideal solution that relieves some of the stress of moving.

Climate Control can Preserve your Art.

Whether you’re a long-time art lover or someone who has just developed a keen interest in a particular medium. The best place to store it is in a climate controlled Proguard storage unit.  In our article, Climate Control is Essential for Art Storage, we detail why it is crucial to have a temperature regulated unit. Our customers don’t stop storing only their art in our facilities. They also store their antiques.

Other types of art might include books. Suppose you are a book-lover, either collectible books, first editions, or rare comic books. In that case, climate-controlled storage is a worthwhile investment. Our article, Are You A Bibliophile? Sheds light on how a temperature-controlled environment will help prolong the life of your books.

Proguard and Climate Control

Whether it’s family furniture, first edition comic books, priceless art, or personal items of tremendous value, a climate-controlled storage unit with Proguard is the perfect place for you to store them. We offer units of varying sizes whose temperatures can be kept at between 65-77 degrees. If you’ve never considered how a climate-controlled storage facility could benefit you, why not contact us and come in to see one?

We look forward to speaking with you.

If you are in the need of storage, learn more about our storage locations in the Houston, Texas area on our website.