If you are going to be deploying, you have to decide what you are going to do with your belongings if you are single and live alone. If you own your home, you may be thinking about just leaving them in the home. If you rent a place, you may be thinking about moving your stuff into a friend or family member's garage or basement. However, in both of these situations, storing your items in a storage unit may be the best option.
27 December 2017
If your auto restoration hobby borders on an obsession, then you may just need a solution for more space to take on one more project. The garage of your home may be full of the last project you took on, but if it is nearing an end, it is time to think about what is next. Here are some tips to help make room for another restoration project when the garage is full to its capacity:
26 August 2017
If you are leaving the country for a year abroad and have decided to put your artwork collection in a self-storage unit while you are gone, then it is important that you take steps to proactively prevent any damage. For example, you need to rent a climate-controlled unit to protect your art against temperature fluctuations, and then package each piece in the best way possible. To this end, here are some time-tested tips about how to safely store valuable artwork in a self storage unit.
25 May 2017
Barbeques are a staple of any good summer celebration, and provide a unique method for cooking food that provides a distinctive and delicious taste. However, during the winter months, you either have to drag your grill inside where it will take up a great deal of storage space, or leave it outdoors at the mercy of the elements. Therefore, it may be a good idea for you to consider renting a storage unit to store your barbeque in during the adverse weather to protect it while keeping space clear in your home.
15 May 2017
Business inventory takes up a whole lot of space, sometimes more than you actually have access to. If you need to store excess business inventory for the time being, you may want to consider renting a self-storage unit to fix your space limitations. However, you need to ensure that your inventory is properly organized when put into a storage unit to ensure that you are able to efficiently and quickly access the items you need when you need them.
27 April 2017
If the storage facility you are renting a self storage unit from requires you to purchase your own lock for the unit, you have many different types of locks you can select from. You want to make the right decision, as selecting the right type of lock helps to protect your unit. The right lock can deter thieves who may want to break in. Here are a few of the different types of locks and how effective this type of lock is for a self storage unit.
14 March 2017
Using a self storage unit to store your Christmas decorations is a great way to keep your decorations safe and organized. This is especially important if you do not have sufficient storage in your home. Here are four tips to consider to ensure that you make the most of your self storage for safely storing your Christmas decorations: Keep Ornaments in Original Packaging: For ornaments, it's best to store them in their original packaging.
1 March 2017
Whether you are moving to southern Arizona or you are a student in southern Arizona and need to put your belongings in storage for the summer, you may be curious about your self-storage options. While you will likely find many self-storage centers in your area, it is important to take the heat into consideration when you rent your unit. These tips will help you choose the right unit and keep your belongings safe from high summer temperatures and flooding during monsoon season.
12 May 2016
If you are getting ready to move and need a place to store a lot of your things for a while, you may want to take the time to pack and load your things in ways that will offer the most protection for your belongings. Here are some tips to help you know what types of packing materials are the best for belongings that are placed in a self storage unit.
4 May 2016
While renting a self storage unit can be a convenient way to keep extra belongings safe and secure, if you regularly fail to pay your self-storage bill, you may risk having the items in your storage unit sold at auction by the owners of the facility. In most states, the owners have a legal right to sell property to recoup financial loss due to unpaid storage bills. This is because most storage contracts act as a lien on the belongings that you store in the storage unit.
29 April 2016