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Do You Need A Storage Unit For Your Apartment In Bloomington?

Do you ever feel like you have more furnishings than floor space in your Bloomington apartment? You might have moved out of a bigger house, inherited some family heirlooms, or moved in with a roommate.

Regardless of the reason why, It’s difficult to appreciate those special family game nights in an overstuffed apartment. Renting a storage unit in Bloomington is one possibility, or you can try a different idea, such as getting a separate garage from your apartment complex to store your belongings next door to where you live.
Storage space in a master bedroom closet.

Conquer Clutter And Enjoy More Room In Your Bloomington Apartment

Remember how open your apartment looked when you first called it home? But then you filled it with all your things, and suddenly the walls closed in. You still have that space. You just need to find it behind your abundance of belongings!

The easiest way to uncover more room in your apartment is to designate things by putting them in one of three groups. Sort your stuff as "donate," "keep," or "trash." Throw away any item that qualifies as trash. Put items you choose to take to charity in a box or gift them to a family that can benefit from them. Then organize any items you wish to keep. Chances are you’ll be shocked to see how much open space you have when it’s been released from the clutter!

Storage space in a master bedroom closet.

Organize Your Belongings to Combat Chaos

You will often find that the problem isn’t that you have too much stuff; it’s that your things are not put away properly. If you have items lying around where they don’t belong, you likely won’t have a lot of available space. So organize your clutter for a happier home.

Some floor plans provide more storage area than others, but even in a smaller apartment, you can still find places for storage if you get creative. You can often find room on the floor under the bed or within other furniture. Think about using vertical storage solutions such as unique shelving units or over-the-door systems. Try to find multi-functional furniture like a hall bench with built-in storage cubbies. Assigning a place for every item will give you more available room and keep your place nice and tidy.

Outdoor storage in a Bloomington apartment community.

Benefit From Your Property’s Storage Options

Sometimes no amount of organization and clutter reduction can solve your apartment’s storage limitations. When you possess larger items or prized family heirlooms that you don’t want to get rid of but occupy too much square footage in your apartment, you might need to find a different area to put them.

Many Bloomington apartment buildings now provide on-location storage space to Residents. Whether that’s lockers, a detached garage, or private, fully-enclosed units, if your complex rents any of these as one of their incredible amenities, make the most of it.

Even though it might cost you an additional charge, this option keeps your valuable items secured in the same complex but out of your living space. You will likely discover this convenience justifies the added expense.

Reserve A Bloomington Storage Unit

When other options won’t work, you might have to rent a storage unit in Bloomington. Even though this is the most expensive and least convenient solution, storage units have an abundance of room to keep anything that won’t fit within your unit.

Storage units are useful for valuables that must have specific temperature settings or if you are concerned about security. They have a range of sizes, so you can find a unit that is perfect for your unique situation. Another perk: when relocating within a reasonable distance, you don’t have to haul away your storage unit's contents, too!

Come Home to An Apartment That’s More Than Some Place to Store Your Things in Bloomington

One last solution when the apartment you live in no longer accommodates your living activities and your belongings is finding a new apartment! The open floor plans and many amenities at City Flats on Walnut give you the room you need to live life to its fullest. Currently living on site but ready for a new floor plan? We make it easy to relocate within our buildings or to one of our sister properties. To select the best floor plan for you, reach out to our leasing specialists today by calling 812-578-8827 or by using the “schedule a tour” option.

City Flats on Walnut
700 N. Walnut St.
BloomingtonIndiana 47404
Phone: 812-578-8827
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City Flats on Walnut
City Flats on Walnut is a luxury apartment community located at E 10th St. and N Walnut St. in Bloomington. Owned and operated by the J.C. Hart Company, we're dedicated to making a place our Residents can call home. We offer many floor plans and amenities to fit any lifestyle, and our Residents love living near Indiana University Campus.
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