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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.


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 …

Important Questions To Ask Before Hiring Movers

20 January 2016
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Are you planning to move to a new home? Have you decided to hire a moving company to get your belongings safely from your old home to your new one? While you may be tempted to pick the first movers you find or to select randomly from a list, that may not be the best idea. Each moving company is slightly different and one that is right for someone else may not be the right one for you. Read More …

Moving Into Your First Apartment: Three Ways A Moving Company Can Make Your Move Easier

18 January 2016
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Whether you are moving out of your childhood home or you are moving out of a college dorm, getting your first apartment can be both exciting and stressful. Fortunately, there are many services moving companies can provide that will make your transition to your new apartment go smoothly. Here are three ways your moving company can help you make your first apartment feel like home. Furniture Assembly Chances are, you'll have at least a few pieces of ready-to-assemble furniture for your new apartment. Read More …

Preventing Square Tires When Your Car Is In Storage

15 January 2016
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If you're planning to put your car in storage for a while, you have to think carefully about what you'll do regarding the tires. If a car sits in the same place for a long time, the weight of the car can bear down on the tires and actually cause the tires to take on a flatter edge. This is sometimes referred to as having square tires because the new edge is so straight. Read More …

Why Storage Off-Site Makes More Sense Over Private On-Site Storage

14 January 2016
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When you need to remove items from your home because of a lack of space, you have to find a place to store it all. Homeowners that have a shed may find it tempting to use it for storage since it is close to home and free. This may seem like a great idea at first, but you may be better off with a storage facility away from home for a few reasons. Read More …