When do you get your holiday decorations out of storage? Storing holiday decorations is an important task, when the time comes to get Santa he needs to be in pristine condition. Choosing to store your belongings whether it be summer clothes or the holiday decor you need to be sure to seal all the boxes after packing them. Proper sealing will keep dust and critters out of your things. Getting around in your storage is crucial, so plan out the area in such a way that everything can be accessed without having to step all over the other things.