Are You Going To Be Deploying Soon? The Benefits Of Storing Your Belongings In Storage


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

Car Lover Craziness: 3 Tips To Make Room For Just One More Restoration Project When Your Garage Is Full


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

Tips For Safely Storing Artwork In A Self-Storage Unit


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

How To Properly Prepare A Barbeque For Storage


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

How To Organize Inventory In Storage


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

Selecting A Lock For Your Self Storage Unit? What You Need To Know About Different Types Of Locks


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

Four Tips For Safely Storing Your Christmas Decorations In Self Storage


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