Category Archives: Featured

Self Storage Unit Preparation

Categories: Featured, Moving, Self-Storage
Self Storage Preparation

“Preparation is key” We’ve all heard this phrase at one time or another. But have you ever considered that this would apply to Self Storage? Let’s discuss a few items that will help you prepare your storage unit.

Things to Love about Self Storage

Categories: Featured, Self-Storage
love self storage

The Self-Storage Industry may not sound glamorous to you, but there are lots of things to love about it. Sure, you can pack up extra stuff and store it away to make more room for more stuff at home. And, yes, it is awesome that you can get that boat out of your front yard […]

Climate Control or Non Climate Control?

Categories: Featured, Self-Storage
Climate or Non-Climate

Join us as we discuss the difference between climate and non-climate control self storage units. Climate Control Climate Control is the best way to protect your belongings from extreme temperatures. Drastic changes in weather can lead to build up moisture, which is bad when storing items. Having this type of unit helps control humidity, which […]

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, […]

Moving and Storage Hacks!

Categories: Featured, Home Improvement, Moving, Self-Storage
moving and packing hacks

Packing up your precious belongings can be stressful. Figuring out the best way to keep things safe while moving or storing can be a hassle. The 5-Minute Crafts YouTube Channel has a great video that has 21 hacks to help you pack up your stuff more effectively! So check out the video at the bottom […]

A TELLUS Halloween – 2017

Categories: Featured, Just for Fun, Seasonal

Halloween is one of our favorite holidays here at Tellus Self Storage. We encourage all of our people to dress up and participate in our site-wide costume contest. Here are the folks who participated this year! We hope everyone had a great Halloween! Kristy Sistrunk – Laurel “Storage Clown” Rachel Latil – A+ Waton “Energizer […]

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 […]

My husband and I wanted to simplify our lives. This would include getting rid of unwanted and unused items throughout our home and garage. We moved from a three (3) bedroom, two (2) bathroom house with a mother-in-law dwelling behind the main house, down to a two (2) bedroom, two (2) bathroom apartment. We were […]

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
solar eclipse 2017

  [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 […]