Category Archives: Community Service

Mardi Gras Float Storage

Categories: Community Service, Local, Self-Storage
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In the early to mid-1800s, the original Mardi Gras floats were simply horse-drawn carriages with simple decorations. As time went by, Mardi Gras Krewes got bigger, floats got bigger, and the decorations more elaborate. At the larger parades, big semi-trucks with huge trailers are used. Big wooden frames and fanciful sculptures adorned with everything from […]

Operation Christmas Child

Categories: Community Service, Company News, Featured
Operation Christmas Child 2017

For the 7th year, Tellus Development was proud to sponsor Grace Life Church in their annual charity drive in Bessemer, Alabama at Letson Farms Store All! Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse, an international relief organization. Their mission is to provide local partners around the world with shoeboxes filled with small toys, […]

Clean Quotes

Categories: Community Service, Just for Fun, Self-Storage

Today, life is complicated. From divorce to retirement, moving to starting a family. Why don’t you make it easier on yourself and get a storage unit to keep your home clean and clutter free. This is will trickle over into other parts of your life. Below are just some of the many quotes out there […]

Be smart when it comes to pest control

Categories: Community Service, Featured, Self-Storage

  Roaches, mice, rats OH MY! If you don’t enjoy paying rent for a family of rats, here’s what you must do. When getting a storage unit at a self-storage facility remember to NEVER store food. A forgotten bag of microwave popcorn, candy, beans, or uncooked pasta could serve has several meals for a hungry […]

How a Storage Unit can Save a Marriage

Categories: Community Service, Featured, Just for Fun

(Tales from the front-lines of the self-storage industry.) “I either need a storage unit or I need a DIVORCE!” she said into the phone. This was a desperate woman. She continued, “He has filled up both of our grown children’s rooms and the garage with antique crap! He just called me, just a moment ago, […]

Solar Eclipse Countdown – 2017

Categories: Community Service, Featured
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  [tminus t=”2017-08-21 10:00:00″ style=”c-3po” jsplacement=”inline” before=” Solar Eclipse Countdown” after=” Until August 21, 2017, 10 A.M.” /] There are a lot of excited folks around the USA as people gear up to view the solar eclipse that will happen on Monday, August 21st this year. And, while it will not be a total solar […]

Hattiesburg Tornado Relief

Categories: Community Service, Featured, Local, Self-Storage

All Tellus Self Storage properties in Hattiesburg area will be offering Tornado Relief Assistance. For all those affected by the Tornado, rent for the remainder of January will be free. We also offer a free move-in truck when you choose a 10×10 storage unit or larger. Truck availability is on a first-come, first-served basis, so […]

Operation Christmas Child

Categories: Community Service, Company News, Featured

The manager at our Bessemer, Alabama location, Christine Watt, sends us a report about participating in Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child… A great thing happened at Letson Farms Store All this week. For the sixth year in a row Letson Farms hosted Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child. Samaritan’s Purse collected over 1,200 shoe boxes full […]

Tellus Helps St. Stanislaus Football

Categories: Community Service, Featured

Tellus Self Storage is proud to support St. Stanislaus Rock-a-Chaw football! We let them use our move-in truck for away games from time-to-time so they can worry about the game and not about their gear. St. Stanislaus is a Catholic day and boarding school for boys in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. They’ve been at it […]

Tellus Self Storage supports the Harrison County Fair – 2016

Categories: Community Service, Local

A good time was had by all at the Harrison County Fair this year, and Tellus Self Storage was proud to be a sponsor this year. The Harrison County Fair returned after a hiatus of over 80 years and took place at the Harrison County Fair Grounds in Gulfport, Mississippi from September 7 – 11. […]