When you think of climate change, it’s unlikely that you consider the impact it might have on your personal storage choices, but it can. The world is warming and annual extreme weather events are becoming the norm. From erosion and flooding to “heat domes” and increased incidents of wildfires, climate change is forcing us all to change our behaviours.
If you’ve ever visited the Valleyview Mini Storage website then you’ll have read that we refer to our Kamloops storage facility as “climate-controlled storage”. You see the phrase used a lot in the storage industry, but the technology is also used in many modern buildings including retail shopping centres, office buildings and apartment buildings. In this article, we describe what climate control means and why you would want it.