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

Do you ever feel like you have more stuff than livable area in your Indianapolis apartment? You might have moved into a cozier space from a larger home, got a new hobby that requires storage space, or decided to share space with a roommate.

Regardless of the reason why, It’s difficult to appreciate those special family game nights in an overly full apartment. Renting a storage unit in Indianapolis is one solution, or try other options, such as getting a separate garage in your apartment community to stow your belongings closer to home.
Storage space in a master bedroom closet.

Reduce Clutter And Enjoy More Room In Your Indianapolis Apartment

Do you recall how spacious your apartment felt when you walked in the first time? Then you filled it with all your things, and suddenly the walls closed in. That space is still available. The trick is to locate it under all your stuff!

The simple technique to uncover more room in your apartment is to get rid of things by putting them into categories. Sort your stuff as "donate," "keep," or "trash." Toss out anything that is classified as trash. Set the stuff you decide to give away in a container or offer them to someone who can use them. You can then organize any items you wish to keep. You’ll be amazed to find how much living 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 how many things you have; it’s that your stuff isn’t where it should be. If you have your things sitting about where they don’t belong, you likely won’t have a lot of living space left. The simple act of organizing is critical for a more comfortable home.

Some apartments offer more storage space than others, but even in a smaller apartment, there is likely enough room to store things if you get creative. Keep items under the bed or in larger pieces of furniture. Think about using vertical storage solutions such as hanging systems on walls or doors. Consider using multi-functional furniture like a storage ottoman that also acts as seating. Assigning a location for all of your belongings will open up your available room and keep your place nice and tidy.

Outdoor storage in a Indianapolis apartment community.

Benefit From Your Apartment Complex’s Available Storage

You may find that no amount of organizing and picking up can solve your storage space issues. When you possess large or valuable items that you don’t want to get rid of but occupy a lot of room in your apartment, you may need to look for another place to place them.

An increasing number of Indianapolis apartment communities now provide on-premise storage space to Residents. Regardless of whether that’s a detached garage, storage lockers, or more private enclosed storage units, if your complex offers any of these as an amenity, take full advantage of it.

While you might be faced with an extra monthly fee, this option keeps your belongings close by and secure but out of your living space. You will likely discover this advantage justifies the cost.

Rent A Indianapolis Storage Unit

If all else fails, you will probably need to rent a storage unit elsewhere in Indianapolis. Even though this is the most costly and inconvenient option, storage units have plenty of space to keep anything you can’t fit into your apartment.

Storage units are useful for valuables that must have specific temperature settings or if you are concerned about security. They also come in different sizes, so you can rent whatever unit makes sense for you. An added feature: when relocating within a reasonable distance, you won’t be required to haul away your storage unit's contents, too!

Find a Home That’s More Than Some Place to Store Your Things in Indianapolis

Another possibility when the apartment you live in is not enough for your daily living demands and your personal effects is getting a new place! The spacious apartment floor plans and many amenities at Penrose on Mass Apartments offer you the room you need to do what you enjoy most at home. Already a Resident but ready for a new floor plan? We make it easy to transfer either within our complex or to one of our sister properties. To select the best floor plan for you, touch base with our leasing specialists today by dialing 317-661-4399 or simply click on the “schedule a tour” option.

Penrose on Mass Apartments
530 Massachusetts Ave.
IndianapolisIndiana 46204
Phone: 317-661-4399
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Penrose on Mass Apartments
Penrose on Mass Apartments is a luxury apartment community located at Massachusetts Ave. and New Jersey Ave. in Indianapolis. Owned and operated by the J.C. Hart Company, we're dedicated to making a place our Residents can call home. We offer several different floor plans and amenities to fit any lifestyle, and our Residents love living near Mass Avenue.
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