Safekeeping those Photos for Self-storage
May 10, 2023
Not so long ago, pictures dominated as a physical medium in society, with the age of smartphones, that has since changed. Photos went from being printed in newspapers, and magazines, displayed in a foyer or tucked away in photo albums to being shared online and hoarded in a phone’s gallery. That is not even including […]
When Is the Best Time to Move?
April 10, 2023
Whether you need to start anew or that big promotion entails upending your life, planning your move is the key to less stress and more savings. Maybe you have a bit more leeway in your timing–and for that, you should plan wisely. There are busy and off seasons for moving, so you should consider this […]
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Spring into Seasonal Storage
March 13, 2023
As the saying goes, spring has sprung. Have you sprung for that storage unit for the season? Now is the time of year for rejuvenation, rebirth, and spring cleaning. But this won’t be just another article about spring cleaning. No, this is part of a blog series about seasonal storage and how it can be […]
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Tips for Renting a Moving Truck for the First Time
January 10, 2023
Whether you decide to do it yourself or you hire a moving company, moving can be a challenge. Since you’re already busy trying to coordinate everything into a seamless move, why not keep up your momentum by considering your moving truck options? It’s easy for tasks to add up quickly while you’re running around on […]
Should You Move In with Your Best Friend?
December 27, 2022
Your best friend is the person you hang out with all the time, so it only makes sense to live with them. But is it actually a good idea? Listening to others’ experiences might make you hesitate to pull the trigger, but not all living arrangements end in total disaster. There are many factors that […]
Thanksgiving Storage
The Beginner’s Guide to Thanksgiving Storage
November 14, 2022
With the holidays rapidly approaching, the concept of self-storage is probably low on your to-do list this season. But if you’re like most people, Thanksgiving for the last few years has been weird and transitional, so this year it would stand to reason that you will want to go all out. That might mean out-of-state […]
Fall Storage
Seasonal Storage: Fall
October 11, 2022
Do you have storage to fall back on? As the season’s change, so should your organizational needs. Summer fun may be over, but fall can be just as fun. It’s the time of year when everything starts to cool down, except for holiday plans. Pumpkin spice lattes and Instagram pictures of the changing leaves are […]
How to Pack: Glassware
September 9, 2022
Whether you’re moving or downsizing, you’re going to have to store away some pretty fragile things. As much as you try to minimalize your space with your belongings, some very breakable items are an issue that you have to get around. Unless you’re first starting with your new apartment, chances are you have some glassware […]
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The Benefits of Contactless Storage in a Post-Pandemic World
August 10, 2022
Maybe you remember an event that occurred a few years ago that changed everything overnight. I don’t need to tell you that the pandemic thrust society into a new era of technology and how it shapes our lives. The tech was there, but the utilization of it was slow–until a certain virus disrupted everyone’s lives […]
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See How Easily You Can Reduce, Reuse, and Restore
July 11, 2022
Storage units are notorious for being filled with less than exciting “treasures.” We’ve all watched those infamous shows about auctioned-off storage units and the risk that those who bid on them take on. More than likely, if you own a storage, it looks less than glamorous as well. There’s no need to feel bad if […]