Planning an overseas trip, or a short holiday away from your home can be an exciting experience. However, every homeowner will also have to face the daily issues related to securing the home when going on a holiday. Ensuring that your belongings like vehicle, bike or caravan are safe is a major concern.
Don’t forget to lock it!
Don’t be lax about the safety of your own belongings. You may feel that giving it to a storage facility ensures its safety. However, keep in mind that the storage facility staffs are there to keep an eye on your vehicle. But it is you who have to take the basic measures to ensure its safety. If you leave it unlocked, it might cause problems later or even lead to misuse.
Once you park the caravan at the caravan storage Gold Coast, lock it properly, check all the doors and windows and try to put a chain around the tires too. This will act as additional security and keep your mind at ease.
Most caravan storage may include an outdoor location wherein the caravan is covered and kept with a bunch of other vehicles. Some storage facilities may offer the option of a covered shelter at an extra cost. However, it is important for you to assess the location, see whether it is a safe locality and also whether it is easily reachable or not. Keep in mind that you will have to drop off your caravan and pick it up once you are back after all.
The place you store it at should therefore neither be too far nor unsafe. Furthermore, when storing it for a long period of time, if it is as a centrally located area, you can ask your relatives and friends to drive over once in a way just to see that things are fine or not.