Let’s say you’re in the U.S. Navy and your home is Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Virginia — the biggest naval base in the world.
You have spent two years building a life in this east coast epicenter of military activity. You’re hanging out at The NorVa, eating at Red Dog Saloon and decorating your ship in the annual Festival of Lights.
Then, suddenly you get the news: in three days, you’re scheduled to ship out for a six-month deployment.
What will you do with all of your stuff? Where can you find a safe space to store your belongings while you’re overseas? You need to find self storage in Norfolk— fast.
Why self storage? Because moving is part of military life.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that today, more than 2.7 million people serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. For America’s servicemen and women, moving is a part of life; military families can expect to relocate every two years.
If you find yourself facing overseas travel or extended deployment, chances are you won’t have the time–or the capacity–to haul your vehicle, furniture and personal items cross-country to anot