It might come as a shock to many, but yes, celebrities use storage units too!
Regardless of their mansions, celebrities have many items that need storing, just like us! While some celebrities don’t advertise which storage unit they place their items in, some have slipped and forgot to make a payment or the tabloids have caught them in the act. Either way, these facts are surprising, shocking and strange…
Kim and Kanye
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are icons in the fashion industry, so it comes as no surprise that they have too many items to fit in their home. When Kim gave birth to North, a self-storage company offered them a full year free of service to use their facility. Due to the power couple being A-List celebs, it is most likely they are renting under a different name.
Burt Reynolds is a talented actor, director and producer. Reynolds standout performance in “Deliverance” not only made him a well-known star but an icon. When Reynolds storage unit was sold at auction, the purchaser hit potluck. Items from the film “Deliverance” and a horse and carriage built by Dolly Parton were inside the unit, along with many other items. The purchasers ended up placing the majority of items in a museum in Florida, as there were too many items to keep in their home.
Barry Switzer is known in America as the former coach of the Dallas Cowboys. Having been a successful coach, he wanted another challenge and decided to set up a self-storage business name Switzer’s Locker Room in Oklahoma.
When Paris Hilton’s storage unit was put up for auction, the media and bidders had no idea what they were about to discover! Hilton’s private diaries were found, along with photos which she didn’t want the paparazzi and public to see. The person who bought the storage unit for $2,775 attempted to sell the items for $10 million.
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