new storage area

bmmaloneDecember 19, 2008

we have just 'found' a new storage area. It is behind the crawl space and we now have a 'door opening' which not not regular size (maybe 26 wide, 54 high). I intend to put 6mm plastic on the floor and store plastic totes in the area. What should I not store in this area? It will remain cold/cool all year. Doesn't look as though any water comes into the area, but the floor is dirt. I was thinking that books may be ok. tableware, misc stuff, christmas stuff etc. Comments please

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I would not store anything made of paper or fabric there, for sure....

    Bookmark   December 19, 2008 at 10:39PM
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I have an area like that in my basement. It gets damp and bugs. I store my storm windows in it. Never clothing or paper of any kind. (no books)

    Bookmark   December 20, 2008 at 10:14AM
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