Why you may need self-storage in Spain

There are many reasons why people decide to put their goods into self-storage in Spain, including:

Selling your house

When selling your property it’s sometimes best to remove some of the clutter and excess belongings around the home to make your home look more presentable. This will help create the illustration that there is more living space and create a favourable impression on your potential buyer. Self-storage is great in this situation as you can temporarily store your excess items until your house has sold. Real estate agents will often suggest you de-clutter your home in order to create more interested buyers and a higher selling price and using mobile storage is a great way to do that.

This means a mobile self-storage company can temporarily store unnecessary ornamental, old lounges and furniture that are not needed for day to day living. Some self-storage facilities offer a free no obligation quote at your home to accurately assess the storage space you will need and can even provide a removal solution.


If you’re the type of person who holds on to things for sentimental reasons or because you may need an item sometime in the future self-storage is a great option. Traditionally we were taught to hang onto everything by our parents and grandparents as they lived in times when things were tough and resources were scarce. Today however, with the rapid turnover of technology and electronic devices many of this items accumulate in the home unnecessarily. Many people use self-storage to store these extra items so they can could to collect items without the hassles at home.

Building a new home or renovating

Most people when they decided to build will move in with the in laws and have to store their stuff somewhere. When it may not be the best item to store your stuff on your in laws lawn so self-storage is your best bet. This is a very common reason for using self-storage and because self-storage is month by month you can remove the items when you need them again. With mobile storage it may even be possible to store your items on your property with special arrangements with the mobile storage company.


You might be deciding to travel for work or pleasure for an extended period. Self-storage is the easiest way to keep your stuff stored securely while you are away. If you are renting or sub-letting your home, people often feel more comfortable storing their valued belongings in a secure facility than in their home when they are away.

Moving back home

Maybe it’s time you need to downsize your home or maybe the one of the kids wants to move back home again. Where is your son or daughter going to put all their furniture or other possession, well if you don't want them shoved all over the house or in the garage then self-storage is a great alternative. This is a great option is your kids may move in or out more than once and you can use mobile storage to easily have their stuff store and delivered when needed without the hassle of rearranging your home.

If you are looking for a reputable self-storage company on the Costa del Sol, Spain, uStore-it can help, with self-contained storage in Manilva, La Linea and Duquesa Port.