Have you thought about putting some of your belongings away in storage? As someone moves from a bigger house into a smaller apartment or townhouse, they may not be willing to part with belongings that will not fit into the new place. For a brief time, some people need a place to keep their stuff while they do not have a permanent home, and are in the search for one. Some belongings are only good for part of the year such as skis or golf clubs, and these take up a lot of space in a smaller living area. Whatever the reason, you’re entrusting your valuable goods with a storage company.