Now that there are more storage units that bring the storage pod to your home and then take it away, getting insurance will ensure that your items will be properly taken care of. If they are not, well that’s what the insurance is for. The insurance should be covering things like theft, fire, water, and all sorts of other damage. No matter the cost, it’s smart to get the insurance.

Key Takeaways:

  • Self storage insurance is necessary if you are putting luxury or fragile items inside the storage facility.
  • There are some special clauses that might be pertinent where the facility may only cover a certain % of your items.
  • Make sure to read the small print as you want to know what the facility considers theft vs burglary for example.

“Depending on the insurance company, items held in a storage unit may only be covered up to 10% of the amount of coverage in your homeowner’s policy.”

Read more: https://www.snapnsure.net/blog/what-is-self-storage-insurance/