Dothan, Alabama
1405 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
(334) 671-4770
This American Self Storage facility is located on the eastern side of the Ross Clark Circle south of the Medical Center. It features climate controlled and non-climate controlled storage as well as boat and RV storage.

3 Steps to Prepare Your Vehicle for Automobile Storage June 7, 2017

3 Steps to Prepare Your Vehicle for Automobile Storage, Dothan, Alabama

If you have an unused vehicle taking up space in your driveway and selling isn’t an option, automobile storage is your solution. With the right storage facility, you’ll know your prized possession is safe and protected while you free up space at your home. American Self Storage offers automobile storage at gated facilities that are clean and well-lit; you’ll have access to your vehicle 24/7, and month-to-month contracts are affordable and convenient. But before you bring your car over, you’ll need to get it ready.

3 Tasks to Prepare for Automobile Storage

1. Remove Your Belongings

The automobile storage area at American Self Storage is protected with security cameras, but it’s important to remove all valuables from the vehicle. Take out your removable sound system and check under the seats for things you want to take home.

2. Clean Inside & Out

automobile storageTreat your vehicle to a final bath before you put it into storage. Wash the outside and then use a good upholstery cleaner to treat the seats. Vacuum the floors and wipe the dash free of dust. Make sure the interior is completely dry to prevent mold growth and rust.

3. Buy a Car Cover

Automobile storage will protect your vehicle from weather and other outside elements, but a car cover will help preserve its shine. Purchase a quality cover specifically manufactured for your car’s model. It should fit snugly around the frame but still be easy to put on and remove.

The most important step in preparing your car or truck for automobile storage is choosing the right temporary storage facility. American Self Storage is a trusted facility with years of experience in storing and protecting people’s valuable possessions. Visit their website to learn more about their automobile storage availability and view their assortment of other storing options.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from American Self Storage
3 Benefits of Climate-Controlled Storage, Dothan, Alabama
After deciding to put your belongings into storage, you’ll need to choose a climate-controlled or a standard unit. Carefully consider the durability and importance of your more
What Self Storage Tenants Need to Know About Protecting Items During Hurricane Season, Dothan, Alabama
The Atlantic hurricane season is just around the corner, which can pose major risks for homeowners and businesses along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. While most people understand more
5 Organization Tips for Your Storage Unit, Dothan, Alabama
A storage unit is the ideal location to store items that would otherwise accumulate and clutter your home or office. To stay organized, it’s key to establish some sort of order more
How to Take Your Boat Out of Storage, Dothan, Alabama
Boat owners often put their vessels in storage during the off-season to protect them from inclement weather. It’s important to take certain steps when taking a boat out of storage, more
A Guide for Prepping Your Boat After Storage, Dothan, Alabama
Bringing your boat out of storage can be an exciting task. However, there are several steps you have to perform before getting it out on the water. Neglecting proper preparation more