Staying Safe While Using Your Storage Unit

Because of the valuable items within them, storage facilities can attract thieves. Learn how the facilities and you can deter them here.

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Staying Safe While Using Your Storage Unit

After I started using my storage unit to house extra business supplies, I realized that there were a few precautionary measures that I needed to take. In addition to keeping pallets from being stacked too high and installing lighting to avoid trip and fall hazards, I also asked the management team to install a light outside of the unit to fend off intruders. I felt silly at first when I asked for the changes, but they made a big difference when it came to my overall comfort at the facility. This blog is here to help keep you safe, so that you can store without being nervous or damaging your property.


Don’t Be So Quick To Pack For A Move ~ Common Packing Materials And Mistakes Novices Make

28 July 2016
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Are you planning to relocate soon? If so, you may also have plans to pack your belongings. Keep in mind that when moving supplies are used incorrectly, your belongings could end up damaged. Read on to understand what supplies to use and how to use them properly. Bubble Wrap This is a commonly used packing item that works well when used correctly. Be mindful of using bubble wrap for metal items because it can trap moisture which may cause certain types of metal to corrode or rust. Read More …

Have You Never Used A Moving Company? What To Know

10 June 2016
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Are you interested in hiring a professional moving company but you aren't sure who to hire, or what to do? Professional movers can make your move easy and fast, but it's important to find a great company that you can trust. When you call around to get the flat rates for services, you want to know what the entire package includes. Here are a few things to talk with the moving company about, and things that you can do to help make the moving experience and working with the company the best possible. Read More …

Tips That Will Help Make Packing Easy

13 April 2016
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While you may be excited about moving to your new home, the moving process can be very time frustrating. These tips can help make the move a breeze by helping with packing. Get Used Boxes To Save On Moving Costs Don't feel like you have to go out and buy brand new boxes for your move. Not only are they expensive, but are completely unnecessary. Check online on sites like Craigslist for people that are selling or giving away their old moving boxes. Read More …

3 Myths About Self-Storage

28 January 2016
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At its core, using a self-storage unit seems simple. However, making the wrong decisions about aspects of self-storage, such as the type of unit you choose, can have an adverse effect on your belongings. Part of storing your belongings correctly is knowing the truth from fiction about storage. To help ensure you do, here are some myths and what you can really expect from storage. Climate Control Is Unnecessary Some people mistakenly believe that climate control storage is unnecessary for their belongings. Read More …