tips for packing odd items for storage

What Storage Unit Features Are Important For Your Stuff?

Do you have some valuable furniture that's too small for your new apartment? Maybe you have a few perfectly good kitchen utensils that are too big and only used occasionally, or some clothes for another season that you don't need right now. Storage units can give you the extra space you need for everything from clothes to consumer electronics, but there are different budget and feature levels to consider. Here are a few features to consider if you'd like to get exactly what you need, or don't want to miss out on something because of a low cost decision. Read More 

Why You Should Keep Your Holiday Decorations In A Storage Unit

If you're like some people, you really get into the spirit when the holidays roll around.  You may have an extensive collection of decorations that you love to adorn the interior and exterior portions of your home with each year.  However, after the holidays have passed, you may be left with a large amount of decorations that you don't quite know what to do with.  That's why it's a good idea for you to rent a storage unit. Read More 

5 Tips For More Success At Storage Unit Auctions

Like many other relatively unknown jobs and hobbies, self storage unit auctions have recently exploded in popularity thanks to a well-timed television show. However, many people show up to their first auction unprepared for the real events to run quite differently than the ones seen on television. Make the most out of every auction you attend by using these five simple tricks. Rent Your Own Unit Unless you're just buying a single unit for fun, you'll need a place to keep all the items you purchase before you resell them. Read More 

How To Protect Self Storage Belongings From Mice

If you want to place some items in public storage for long term storage, then you likely want to make sure that the items inside the space remain in good condition throughout the storage period. Packing your items properly and making sure that the space does not contain a great deal of moisture are two things that you should do. You also should think about ways that you can protect your things against pests. Read More 

Embrace The Maternity Wear And Preserve Your Everyday Clothes In Self Storage

Pregnancy is an exciting experience, but unfortunately is also tends to result in the need to wear maternity-friendly clothing at some point. In fact if you're like most women you'll probably have the need to buy bigger clothes by the time you are 20 weeks pregnant, which is when you can expect your upper belly to start showing a baby bulge. This leaves quite a few months that you'll need to store your everyday clothes in favor of new maternity wear. Read More