Using Storage During an Unexpected Family Bereavement

Using Storage During an Unexpected Family Bereavement

There are few things that are as difficult to cope with than a family bereavement or if a close friend passes away. And if you’re also in charge of the funeral arrangements and executing the estate, it becomes difficult to set aside our emotions and be practical. Ultimately, you might end up with another household’s worth of items with nowhere to store them.

There is a temporary solution that can help you get through this challenging period while safeguarding any valuables and other items. Renting a self storage unit during this period will give you somewhere secure to store things while the estate is processed. And doing so with Fort Box, you’ll have the peace of mind that you’re dealing with a compassionate company that cares about our customers.

Using Storage to Safeguard Items During the Execution of an Estate –

From experience, it’s hard enough trying to make the funeral arrangements and other necessary tasks during any bereavement. Then comes the part where the late person’s belongings will usually need to leave their house or apartment, even if only temporarily. Rather than letting this become too strenuous, the best way to do is rent a self storage unit from Fort Box.

While this will add to the initial expenses, using storage will make it possible to keep the items safe and secure. There may be time issues if the late person was renting or the property is going on the housing market. Renting a storage unit gives you space away from everything to keep things secure while the solicitors do their work on the estate.

If you rent a storage unit from Fort Box, we’ll make things easier by assisting you with an inventory of every item you store. By doing this, you can match your inventory against the will without having to piece the information together sporadically. An inventory will save you effort in the long run, allowing you to commit your time to more important things like family and friends.

Using a Compassionate Storage Company During Bereavement –

At Fort Box, we always undertake each job to provide the best possible service. We never have to worry about feedback from our customers, because we work hard to do everything correctly. At times like a bereavement, the main thing that you need from any service provider is that they do their job properly. The last thing you need is any additional hassle or issues that come with shoddy service.

There are other vital aspects that a compassionate storage company should always adhere to, especially in this scenario. A direct and consistent line of communication is a must. And we guarantee that a member of the Fort Box team will always be here to talk to. Additionally, we’re here to make things as simple as we can. And should you need a service we don’t offer; we’ll do our best to make a referral for you.

The final area that any decent storage company will provide is honesty and transparency. Fort Box does everything to ensure our customers feel well-informed and comfortable with how we operate. There are never any hidden charges or surprises with your billing. We believe one hundred percent that the storage solutions we offer are the best in London. Equally, we always provide the correct quote before storage begins.

Fort Box – London’s Leading Company for Self Storage & Other Storage Options –

At Fort Box, we listen to our customers and encourage feedback from them. By doing this, it makes it easier to check that their needs are being met. Additionally, we can gauge how we’re performing and if we need to improve any of our current services and packages. This is crucial for shaping the way we offer additional assistance in circumstances such as the loss of a family member or friend.

We know from experience that compassion and understanding go a long way. Which is why we do whatever we can to make their storage experience positive and professional. We create all our storage packages from the perspective of our customers to ensure we focus on their needs. And during these impossibly difficult situations, giving as much help as possible is necessary.

Security is vitally important to us, and we guarantee that the items you store are in safe hands with the Fort Box team. Our facilities in Chelsea and St. John’s Wood both have top of the range security systems to ensure anything you store with us is safe and secure. With twenty-four-hour digital CCTV monitoring, individually alarmed storage units with access PIN codes, vehicle plate recognition, fire and smoke detector system.

At Fort Box, we will do everything possible to help anyone who is going through a bereavement when they need storage. We work with people in this position on regularly, and our team are on hand to help wherever we can.

The Fort Box team understands that, when you put the customer first, everything else works.

If you’re interested in renting a storage unit and you’d like to know more information, contact us at our St. John’s Wood or Chelsea branch.

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