Best Practices: Storing Your Car During Winter People in northern Canada know about winter. We are pleased to have Troy from Edmonton Alberta’s Auto Obsessed detailing business share his best practices for winter car storage. CLEAN – clean your car inside and out and dry it thoroughly before putting it in long-term storage. Dirt and residue could damage your car’s finish if left on the surface for long periods. Auto Obsessed has a series of video guides to help you do this work. FUEL – Gasoline can go bad if it’s stored for months. Among other things, it can oxidize and form deposits which could ultimately clog your fuel system. Two tips for your fuel: 1) add a fuel stabilizer to your gas to prevent chemical change and 2) keep the fuel tank as close to full as possible to avoid condensation. OIL– As oil gets used, corrosive materials get suspended in […]
Garage storage units are low cost compared to Self Storage. Why? Well, for one thing, the owner’s overheads are lower for rental garages because there is no office at the site and less mechanical maintenance. Longer access hours. Most self storage limits access to after 7 am and they lock up by 8 pm. Your Harrisburg garage unit is open to you 24 hours day. More space for less money means you don’t need to sell so much at a garage sale or just give it away. We all need to declutter but we also know that Harrisburg garage sale prices are dirt cheap. So keep it longer until you or your family need that “good stuff”. Hobby space. Our Harrisburg garage units are big enough to set up a hobby bench or workbench. Have some quiet space away from home to pursue your interests.
The Benefits of Indoor Car Storage Outweighs the Cost of Storage Alone! Protects tires and rubber and upholstery from sun damage, dry rot, and fading Prevents rainwater build-up, mold, and mildew – a real danger in our Camp Hill and Harrisburg climate Eliminate paint oxidation Helps maintain your resale value more than the cost of indoor storage Prevents rotting and staining from messy birds Protection from vandalism and theft Protection from chemicals in acid rain, bird droppings or coal dust – lots of this in Camp Hill, Lemoyne or Summerdale. Extends time between detailing and cleaning Extends rubber roof life Eliminates mildew damage caused by an outdoor shrink wrapped storage Protects your investment and secures your peace of mind