How to store books

Books are heavy so use small cartons. Place in an upright position, alternating bound edge to open edge. Do not press against the exposed edges which mar the pages. Expensive, sentimental, or unusual books should be wrapped individually. You can buy boxes at Guardian...

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One stop service

Did you know Guardian Storage offers everything you need for moving? From storage units, moving supplies, truck & cargo van rentals, and more! We are located in the heart of Mount Pleasant, open 7 days a week ( aside from Statutory Holidays)

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Moving Tips

-Figure out your move strategy -Keep your movers in the loop -Pick the right transportation -Seize the opportunity to purge -Reuse boxes -Find out your condo rules -Don't mistake belongings for trash -Find a pet sitter for the day -Make nice with your new...

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How to organize for self- storage

1.Pick one box size for most items, if not all 2.Identify items you may need to access while in storage 3.Label each box you pack 4.Create a master contents list 5.Plan an organized layout for your storage unit 6.Shelve a map of your belongings inside the unit where...

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Fall Clean-Up Checklist

1.- Wash all windows 2.-Vacumm dusty canvas, cotton, and treated fabric blinds 3.-Clean the walls 4.-Clean ceiling-mounted light fixtures 5.-Vacuum and spot-clean upholstered furniture and cushions 6.-Wipe down the kitchen cupboards 7.-Dust off the refrigerator...

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3 Reasons why you need a storage unit

Apartment living In high - density areas, space is at a premium and the size of apartments is often insufficient for everyone's property. Renting a storage unit can keep miscellaneous or seasonal items out of the way. Small business An increasing number of small...

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How to move a piano

* Blankets.To help protect and insulate the piano from bumps *Strong straps.That can help safely lift and hold the piano tight *Two to three furniture dollies. Strong enough to support the weight of the piano and transport to offer some advice

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Why do people keep so many belongigs?

If we ask storage operators what tenants store, you would be surprised by the answer. The range of items include 400 books, 200 albums, old furniture, old bikes, exercise barbells, tax papers, musicians equipment like drums, etc. Someone's garbage is also considered...

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End Emof month is always a busy time to move

Try to arrange your moving middle of the month since you will have an easier move since trucks and moving staff are more available. For example most rental moving vans and trucks are fully booked at the end of the month and so it is better to plan when it is not as...

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