Tag Archives: storage unit

Storage Unit Packing Tips: 3 Organization tricks

Categories: Self-Storage
Storage Unit Organization

When the time comes to load up the truck and head to your storage unit you might not think the packing order of the truck matters. But it does and it can help make your loading and unloading experience a whole lot easier.

4 Reasons You need Self Storage for College

Categories: Moving, Self-Storage
College Storage

Heading off to college can be an exciting time for students and parents alike. Why not make things a bit easier with self storage?

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.

Storage Unit Tips: Photographs

Categories: Home Improvement, Self-Storage
Photographs

Having to store photos can feel like a daunting thing, especially if they are older. Here are a few things to remember when packing up photographs: Climate Control Storing your photographs in a climate control unit is the best option. Being in a regulated unit will help prevent unwanted moisture from building up on your […]

Pest Control – Storage Boxes & Plastic Tubs

Categories: Home Improvement, Moving, Self-Storage
Pest Control Tubs and Boxes

In line with our other articles: Pest Control – Smells and Pest Control – Cleaning we bring you a third installment of Pest Control suggestions. This time with storage boxes including, but not limited to, cardboard boxes, plastic totes and specialty storage containers. Where your box comes from matters: While it might be cost effective […]

Storage Unit Tips: Inventory lists and Labels

Categories: Home Improvement, Moving, Self-Storage
lists & labels

Lists and Labels, why? Let’s take a minute to talk about the importance, while troublesome and time consuming, of labels. Your storage unit might’ve been packed with time constraints so you just boxed things up and called it good. Now you want to locate Great Aunt Mary’s serving dish but none of the box labels […]

3 Reasons your College Student needs Self Storage

Categories: Home Improvement, Seasonal, Self-Storage
College

As a parent you try to make things easier for your children, helping in any way possible. Heading off to college is no exception and, as a parent, there are a lot of things to worry over, where to put things shouldn’t be one of them. With this in mind, have you considered a self-storage […]

Pest Control- Smells

Categories: Seasonal, Self-Storage
Pest Control Smells

Pests enjoy summer, just like we do. With warmer weather there is usually an increase in insect and rodent activity, so what does that mean for your storage unit? It means that you should do all that you can in order to protect your valuables. While each facility does exterior pest control and maintenance, they […]

Pest Control – Cleaning

Categories: Seasonal, Self-Storage
Pest control cleaning

Cleaning can prevent damage While we often get storage units so we don’t have to store things in our home, garage or shed, they still need some attention. Before (or even after you have time to go back) you place your items in storage, be sure to clean them. Here are a few suggestions on […]

Boatson Outside: A tale of a lone Boat living outdoors

Categories: Just for Fun, Self-Storage
Boatson Boat

Boatson Outside: A tale of a lone Boat living outdoors Once upon a time in a land not so far away sat a boat; his name was Boatson and he loved being in the water. He longed for days past that were full of exploration out on the water, basking in the warm rays of […]

Top Two Storage Unit Tips for organization and functionality

Categories: Self-Storage
2 Storage Unit Tips

Welcome to your Storage Unit, now what? Let’s pretend you’ve already made the decision to store things, now comes the tedious part: packing. One of the most important things that should take place while packing is the Labeling of Boxes. “But it takes so  much longer to stop and label every box” “I’ll remember what’s […]