The Benefits of Long-Term Storage

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The Benefits of Long-Term Storage

When I started a new job a few years ago, I had no idea how frequently I would be moving. Unfortunately, I found myself relocating every few months, and I realized that I didn't want to take all of my stuff with me every time. Instead of getting rid of half of my belongings, I decided to rent a storage unit. In addition to making it easy to simply stash my things when I had to hit the road, my storage unit also became a dynamic, easy place to store things like holiday decorations and clothes my kids had outgrown. This blog is all about the benefits of long-term storage, so that you can use your unit to its full potential.



3 Things To Transport Yourself During Your Upcoming Move

Moving from one place to another is so much easier when you hire a company to help you with this, but there are certain things you should never pack in the moving truck. There are also certain things a moving company will not even move for you, and it is important to ask your moving company what these things are. Here are three things you should not let the moving company transport for you, even if they would be willing to. Read More 

The Art Of Filling Your Self Storage Space For Easy Access: Solutions That Make Sense

Do you dread going to your self storage unit? Does it take you hours to find anything? If so, there's an easier way to store and access items in your self storage unit. These tips will help you organize your self storage in a way that makes sense. Add Aisles Add aisles to your storage unit to provide easy access to everything inside—even items at the back. Build in enough aisles so that each row of boxes is only one box deep. Read More 

Storage Unit Tips for College Students

Self-storage can be perfect for the college student on the move. Whether you need a place to store your stuff over the summer or while you are spending a semester abroad, a storage unit near campus can provide a safe option. This is especially true if you are attending an out-of-state college, which makes it difficult to shuttle things between the dorms and your parents' house. The following tips can help you get your stuff moved and your unit organized. Read More 

Beat Your Home’s Clutter By Renting A Storage Space And Enjoy The Benefits

If you honestly believe that your home has a problem with clutter, you're not alone. Many people struggle with clutter in their garages, basements and throughout their homes. While gathering your unneeded items and holding a garage sale is one solution, renting space at a storage facility in your city is a way to clear out your home without having to permanently get rid of what you own. Once your home is free of its clutter, it won't take long for you to start seeing the benefits. Read More 

Three Reasons a Moving Truck Will Make Furniture Purchases Dirt Cheap

Sometimes starting over means starting all the way over. If you have just moved out on your own, or if you have lost all of your possessions and have to begin again, the first thing that you will need is new furniture. Unfortunately, the cost of furniture and furniture moving can be a crippling expense to prepare for. If you want to get enough furniture to make your house feel like a home but avoid the high price tag, a moving truck rental is the way to go. Read More