Benefits of Non Climate-Controlled Storage

Non Climate-Controlled Storage


Non climate-controlled storage is a type of self storage that does not have temperature or humidity control. This type of storage is commonly found in outdoor or garage-style units, and is generally less expensive than climate-controlled storage.


Here are some key features of non climate-controlled storage:
  • Usually located outdoors or in a garage-style unit
  • Does not have temperature or humidity control
  • Less expensive than climate-controlled storage
  • Typically accessed via roll-up doors
  • Can accommodate a wide variety of items, such as furniture, sports equipment, and vehicles
  • May be less secure than climate-controlled storage due to its outdoor location

Pros and Cons

Non climate-controlled storage has its benefits and drawbacks:


  • More affordable than climate-controlled storage
  • Can be used for a wide range of items, including vehicles
  • Generally easy to access


  • Items stored in non climate-controlled storage may be subject to damage from extreme temperatures and humidity
  • May not be as secure as climate-controlled storage, since it is often located outside
  • Certain items, such as electronics or sensitive documents, may require climate-controlled storage to prevent damage

Best Uses

Non climate-controlled storage can be a good option for:
  • Storing items that are not temperature or humidity-sensitive, such as outdoor equipment, vehicles, and furniture
  • Short-term storage needs
  • Those who are on a tight budget and cannot afford climate-controlled storage
  • Non-climate controlled storage refers to storage units without temperature and humidity regulation.
  • Provides a more affordable option compared to climate-controlled units.
  • Suitable for items that can withstand fluctuating temperature and humidity levels.



  • Air circulation: Ensures proper air circulation within the storage unit.
  • Minimizes odors: Helps to reduce the buildup of unpleasant smells.


  • Solid construction: Built with sturdy materials to protect against external elements.
  • Weather-resistant: Designed to withstand various weather conditions.

Storage Tips

Selecting Items for Storage

  • Store items that are less sensitive to temperature and humidity changes.
  • Examples: Non-electronic tools, furniture, glassware, and non-delicate fabrics.

Proper Packing

  • Use plastic bins or moisture-resistant materials for added protection.
  • Keep items off the ground using pallets or shelving.

Regular Inspection

  • Visit the storage unit periodically to check on your belongings.
  • Address any signs of moisture, pests, or damage promptly.



  • Lower cost: Non-climate controlled units are generally more budget-friendly than climate-controlled ones.
  • Wider availability: Typically more non-climate controlled units available at storage facilities.


  • Wide range of sizes: Non-climate controlled units come in various dimensions to accommodate different needs.
  • Drive-up access: Many units offer easy drive-up access for convenient loading and unloading.
By offering non-climate controlled storage options, AAA Storage facilities cater to tenants who seek a more cost-effective solution for storing items that are less susceptible to temperature and humidity fluctuations. These units provide a versatile and accessible choice for various storage needs.

Security Measures

  • Access control: Gated entry and individual unit alarms to ensure only authorized access.
  • Video surveillance: 24/7 monitoring with high-resolution cameras and digital recording.
  • On-site security personnel: Security guards and routine patrols for added safety.
  • Security lighting: Well-lit areas and motion-activated lighting to deter criminal activity.

Facility Maintenance

  • Cleanliness: Regular cleaning and maintenance to keep the facility in good condition.
  • Pest control: Routine inspections and prompt extermination to prevent infestations.
  • Emergency response plan: Procedures in place to address emergencies such as fires or floods.

Insurance and Tenant Protection

  • Self storage insurance: Encourage tenants to acquire traditional insurance policies for added coverage.
  • Tenant protection: Offer tenant protection plans as an alternative to traditional insurance.

Additional Services

  • Moving supplies: Provide packing materials, boxes, and other moving supplies for purchase.
  • Moving assistance: Offer referrals to professional moving companies or rental trucks.
By addressing these aspects, AAA Storage facilities enhance the non-climate controlled storage experience for tenants, ensuring a comprehensive approach to safety, maintenance, and customer service. This attention to detail helps establish AAA Storage as a reliable and trusted provider of non-climate controlled storage solutions.Non climate-controlled storage can be a cost-effective and practical solution for storing a variety of items. However, it's important to consider the potential risks associated with storing certain items in a non-climate-controlled environment and make an informed decision based on the specific needs of your items.

Additional Storage Information

About AAA Storage

At AAA Storage, we deliver unmatched self storage quality, every day. Visit our state-of-the-art facilities and discover an immaculately maintained property with professional storage experts who deliver the hassle-free self storage experience you deserve and expect. Our secure facilities are located in Texas, Florida and North Carolina.

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Randleman, NC

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