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Emergency Storage

Storage for an emergency
Temporary storage for life’s unexpected moments
See how Cubeit storage can help during an emergency

Emergency Storage Containers

On-Site delivery

Cubeit storage containers can be delivered where you need them, giving you flexibility in an emergency.

Always ready

Tools, supplies or aid. Easily access or store whatever you need during an emergency.

Secure storage

Cubeit containers can be double locked for extra security, ensuring your tools, aid and supplies are secure.

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Discover our containers

Our all-steel containers are designed for safety and convenience, and protect your belongings from the Canadian climate. A good idea for saving time and money.

Extra space

With 128 feet of space, the containers measure 8 × 8 × 16 feet and can hold the contents of around 3 to 4 rooms.

Frequently asked questions

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Every step of our rental and subsequent purchase process was assisted by courteous, thorough, and knowledgable staff.
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Why use a storage container during an emergency?

Using a temporary storage container during an emergency can serve several important purposes:

  • Organization and Accessibility: A storage container allows you to organize emergency supplies in one place, making them easily accessible when needed. This ensures that essential items are readily available and not scattered or difficult to find during a chaotic situation.
  • Protection: Containers can protect emergency supplies from damage, moisture, pests, and other environmental factors. This is particularly important for items like food, water, and medical supplies that may spoil or become unusable if not properly stored.
  • Portability: Many storage containers are designed to be portable, making it easier to transport emergency supplies if you need to evacuate or relocate during an emergency situation. This portability ensures that you can take essential items with you, even if you need to leave your home quickly.
  • Security: A sturdy storage container can provide some level of security for your emergency supplies, helping to prevent theft or tampering during a crisis.
  • Space-saving: Containers can help maximize space efficiency, allowing you to store a large quantity of supplies in a relatively small area. This is particularly beneficial if you have limited storage space in your home or emergency shelter.

Overall, using a storage container during an emergency helps ensure that you have essential supplies readily available, protected, and organized, which can significantly improve your ability to effectively respond to and cope with various emergency situations. This can be crucial for storage during a renovation, where emergencies can pop up at a moments notice.

How storage containers can help during an emergency

A storage container can be invaluable after a fire, flood, or other natural disaster for several reasons:

  • Protects salvaged belongings from further damage.
  • Shields items from elements, debris, and contaminants.
  • Facilitates sorting and prioritizing salvage efforts.
  • Helps keep track of salvaged items for insurance claims.
  • Safely stores important items until they can be restored or cleaned.

Overall, a temporary storage container can play a crucial role in the post-disaster recovery process by providing a secure and organized space to store salvaged belongings, facilitating the restoration of normalcy and helping individuals and families rebuild their lives after a fire or flood. It can even act as seasonal storage, giving you time to sort things out without the pressure of time.

Best uses for an emergency storage container

After a natural disaster, a storage container can be effectively utilized in various ways:

  1. Storage of Salvaged Belongings
  2. Organization and Inventory Management
  3. Emergency Supplies
  4. Work and Restoration Space
  5. Community Support
  6. Disposal and Cleanup

By utilizing temporary storage containers in these ways, communities can effectively manage the aftermath of a natural disaster, facilitate recovery efforts, and provide essential support to affected individuals and families.