How Self Storage Can Help You Prepare for What’s Next After Graduation

May and June are big months of transition! For parents and students alike, taking the next steps to prepare for what’s to come can be exhausting and stressful. It may sound silly, but one of the first questions you should ask yourself is, “Where can I find self storage near me?”


Why? Why would a storage unit be the first place you should start?


The answer is simple.


No matter what transition you have coming, having a self storage unit will help you and your family prepare. Especially during times of uncertainty, a storage unit can be a lot of help.


This is especially true when you don’t know exactly how long you will be in the transition phase. A self storage unit provides you with the space you need without the stress of a firm timeline to vacate.


In Grass Valley, graduates are preparing to do one of two things.

1) Graduate from high school and preparing to head out of town to college


2) Graduating from college and preparing to come back home to find a job, place to live, and start another new chapter of their lives.


Either way, no matter which boat your graduate is in, a storage unit can help make the transition smoother and less stressful.

Self storage helps the high school graduate prepare for their upcoming journey.

Self storage helps the high school graduate prepare for their upcoming journey.

High school graduates from Bitney High School and other surrounding high schools are preparing to leave home to move into their new college dorm rooms this fall. With so much anticipation, these new graduates are ready to set out for one of the biggest adventures they’ll ever experience.


With so much to do before you move your graduate to college, why wait until August to prepare? Self storage can provide you with the space you need to help your graduate start preparing for their big move today!


There are so many things to do as you prepare your graduate to head to college, waiting can cause panic and force you to forget something important. Start planning now and reserve a storage unit so you don’t have to give up your garage for the next few months.


Storage units provide the flexibility a new college graduate needs.

Storage units provide the flexibility a new college graduate needs.

Graduates, on the other hand, are coming home from UC Berkley, Stanford, and many other colleges and universities in the area. They too are preparing to start their next chapter of life. Moving back home until you find a job can create its own stress, you don’t need to stress about what to do with your stuff.


A new graduate is working to look for a job, find a place to live, and are deciding where you will spend this next chapter as you start your career. There are so many unknowns. Having the peace of mind that your items are safe and secure, and not cluttering up your family’s garage, is more than helpful.


Self storage makes times of transition less hectic.

Self storage makes times of transition less hectic.

Times of transition can be fun and exciting, but they also tend to be extremely hectic. As you graduate this spring, consider the relief planning can provide. Utilizing a self storage unit will allow you the ability to start planning and getting ready for your move to college.


If you’re finishing college, self storage will provide you the convenience and flexibility you need as you look for a job, a place to live, and decide what’s next for your future.


Make the process less panicked, less stressful, and less hectic.


No matter what type of graduate you are, the upcoming unknowns can be overwhelming. Take some of the stress away and reserve a self storage unit today. You will have the peace of mind knowing your items are safe and secure, waiting for you when you’re ready. You can contact your local Grass Valley Shield Storage location to you reserve your unit today! If you aren’t in the Grass Valley area, or don’t plan on moving home, you can always find a store location near you that fits your needs. Don’t hesitate! Call today!

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