choosing a storage facility

Choosing a Storage Facility

October 10, 2018 | Jenny Horvath

Choosing a Storage Facility. Why Private is Better The public rate price, helpful staff, good maintenance, safety, and accessibility as the most important factors when choosing a self storage unit. Let’s examine each of these and see why choosing a storage facility that is privately owned meets these needs. Storage Unit Price All storage facilities scan the market for competitors’ pricing. […]

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not allowed

Allowed or not Allowed in Storage?

June 20, 2018 | Kathy H

Allowed or not, let’s talk about it. People aka human beings are not allowed to dwell and/or hang out  in storage units.   Tempting as it might be to lease a climate controlled  storage unit with air conditioning, electricity,  and access to bathrooms, etc., this is not permitted. Living animals are not allowed to be kept in a storage period. If […]

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Art Pieces

Storing valuable art pieces

March 26, 2018 | Jenny Horvath

A guide for art collectors and conservators Whether you’re a private art collector or a conservator, proper storage of your valuable art is a must. This ensures that your investment will be safe and your career remains stable! As we all know, art pieces of all kinds can degrade in conditions that fluctuate in temperature and moisture. This is why […]

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climate units contemplation

Climate Units 1-10

October 11, 2017 | Bernardeta

10 Things that need climate units. Climate units can come in useful for anyone in the middle of a move, making room for a new family member, or who needs some additional space at home. Remember it’s not as simple as renting storage and moving everything to a unit, there are still concerns to be addressed. There are several items […]

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Heavy Duty corrugated boxes

Corrugated Boxes for Storage or Shipping.

August 2, 2017 | Kathy H

Corrugated boxes let’s compare. Not all Corrugated Boxes are created equal. “Moving Boxes” in the context of cardboard boxes that you would use for self storage or moving across country are not created equally. What are the best moving boxes?  The answer would be, boxes that are strong enough to hold the contents and not collapse! Recently, while we were […]

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paintings and artwork storage

Paintings, Artwork and Self Storage.

July 3, 2017 | Kathy H

Let’s discuss Paintings, Artwork and Self Storage. Here are a few tips on how you can protect your paintings and artwork by putting them into a storage unit. If you’re an artwork collector, or just someone with a few valuable paintings you want to protect and place into storage during a life event such as moving or a death in […]

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Motorcycle Storage

Motorcycle Storage, and Tips on Winterization

June 12, 2017 | Kathy H

Motorcycles, Winterization and Storage Let’s talk about motorcycle storage and some basic winterization maintenance prior to parking your bike in storage.  If you follow the recommended storage tips there’s no doubt your motorcycles will be ready to go when you are. Cruising down the highway on a warm summer day is such an awesome feeling.  Although maintaining your motorcycle while […]

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Wedding Dress Storage

Storage for the Wedding dress!

April 22, 2017 | Kathy H

Wedding dress and Keepsake Storage It’s time to talk about storage for that beautiful wedding dress that will be a treasured keepsake for years to come.  You’ve walked down the aisle and danced the night away at your perfect wedding—congratulations!  Between the gifts you received and trying to fit two apartment’s worth of stuff into one home, where will you store your […]

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Storage Deals

Storage Deals

February 14, 2017 | Bernardeta

Storage Deals and Special Competitive Pricing. Storage deals and “special pricing” on self storage units is extremely competitive with a variety of gimmicks to bring the storage customers in the door. When shopping around for storage units and prices,  ALWAYS ask about the self storage deals that are available. Beware of extremely low pricing on storage units, it is not […]

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Top 10 Reasons for Storage

Top 10 Reasons for renting a Storage unit.

February 14, 2017 | Bernardeta

Top 10 Reasons for Storage Every customer has different needs and their own storage story, we have compiled the Top 10 Reasons people rent storage units. 1.   The cars can finally go back into the garage when you rent a self storage unit. 2.   The HOA’s (Home Owner’s Association) will not allow Boat or RV parking in your neighborhood. 3.   […]

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