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Benefits to Using Our Heavy Duty, Specially Treated Boxes

There are many benefits to purchasing the specially treated, heavy duty boxes we offer for sale in our retail stores. These boxes are designed specifically for the storage industry, and will stand up to the test of time. They are crush tested, treated to prevent mildew and will not sag or droop over long periods […]

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Key Ways to Prevent Damage in Your Self Storage Unit

There are a few key ways to help prevent any damage to your items in your self storage unit. Damage to property is something a lot of people fear when they are storing their belongings for the first time. We understand that some things are irreplaceable, so you want to make sure no damage occurs. […]

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Properly Storing Those Kitchen Appliances

Where do you go with those unused appliances that are taking up so much space? You want to hang on to them because you know how expensive they are; and who knows when someone in your family or a friend may need one. Or, maybe you’re building a new home or moving and it’s not […]

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What’s Not Allowed to Be Stored in a Storage Unit

If you are using self storage for the first time, or you are a self storage veteran, you may be wondering what can’t be stored inside your self storage unit and why. Let’s review a list of some of the things that you can’t store in your storage unit. This is not a full list, […]

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Moving Tips

Benefits of Renting a Storage Unit in Person

We offer you both the options of renting a self storage unit in person and renting a unit online. While they both have their pros, let’s review the benefits of renting a unit in person at any of our locations. The biggest benefit to renting a storage unit in person is getting to know your […]

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Common Mistakes When Using Storage

When you realize the best and most convenient route to go is to get a storage unit, there are some common mistakes to think about so you can avoid them. This list of items will help inform you and ensure you avoid creating issues that you may not have considered when using self storage. Packing […]

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What to Look for when Considering Self Storage

Self storage is the perfect option for those who are downsizing, moving, have business storage needs or just need some extra room at home. There are a few simple questions (listed below) to ask yourself when considering using self storage. By asking yourself the following questions, choosing the right storage option will be an easy […]

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The Importance of Storing at a Clean, Well Managed Storage Facility

We have all pulled up to a business with litter on the grounds, overflowing trash cans, weeds all over and thought, “Wow, does the staff just not care how we feel as a customer?” A good first impression is so important to customers. After all, you only get one chance at a first impression. It […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Self Storage

Congratulations! You’ve deciding to store your items in a self storage unit. One thing you may not know are the many dos and don’ts of storing. We have come up with this quick reference of self storage tips to help protect your items, the tenants in the neighboring units, and the whole storage property. When […]

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How the Self Storage Auction Process Works

In the age of television and reality shows, the self storage industry has been receiving a lot of attention over the last several years. The show “Storage Wars” has caused people to gain interest in storage auctions. Most people only know what they see on the show, but there is much more to an auction […]