Helpful storage move -out tips

*Clean your storage unit before you leave: Leave your storage space clean and damage free. Clean up any spills that took place, sweep up excess dirt, dust and be sure to remove all trash so you avoid cleaning fees. *Bring the right equipment for your belongings: If...

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Moving out storage unit

It's important to take the right steps to move out and avoid any future payments or cleaning fees. If you don't require all the extra room in your storage unit, but still have a need for storage, reach out to your facility manager to consider transferring to a smaller...

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Store smart

The items that make the most sense to go into a storage unit are going to differ for each person. Ultimately, it is up to you to decide what makes sense to keep in a unit and what you would prefer to access anytime you want to without needing to leave home. Regardless...

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Collectibles and memories

Collectibles and memories from previous generations or friends can be a hard thing to let go of, and one is saying that you have to! While you can display some items, the chances are high that aren't interacting with these items daily, and that makes them a great...

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Out-of -use furniture

Most families have a few pieces of furniture that they aren't using right now. Whether these items are being held for when children move to their own homes in the future, or they're simply sentimental pieces that you haven't yet figured out how to repurpose, keeping...

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Items you want to declutter

If you're anything like me, you probably have a few boxes of items that you want to sort through before you let them go, sell them, or donate them. These boxes can quickly add up and take a lot of space. For that reason, some people actually set up decluttering...

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Seasonal sports + decoration items

Nobody needs their Christmas decorations in November. You also don't need your Halloween decorations in January! Keeping all your decorations at home can quickly become a storage nightmare, and a storage unit can really help. To make storing seasonal decorations more...

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The self storage solution

With a smaller home, you've likely concluded that additional space will be required to keep a number of your belongings that will not fir in your new home. Self storage provides the best solution for these circumstances. Figuring out what should stay and what should...

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Winter storage tips

Most outdoor storage units are built so water drains away from doors and to one central location, in theory. Quite often what happens is large ice slicks can form outside the door, making it almost impossible to get to your goods without risking life and limb. Carry...

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Thinking backwards

Thinking backwards should push you to avoid the mistake of bringing your belongings to the unit in any order whatsoever. Each item you bring to the unit should be brought with an aim in mind: does the load require a heavy or light item next? Large or small? Does it...

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