How To Make Your Self Storage Units Available As Emergency Shelters


In times of extreme tragedy and major cataclysmic events, people want to come together to help each other. During major hurricanes and floods, people lose their homes and everything they have. Many homeless shelters are already packed, and even the emergency shelters established by the Red Cross and other charities become packed. If you own self storage units, and some of them are open, you could offer these up as temporary shelter to those devastated by the disaster.

24 April 2017

A Step By Step Guide For Preparing Your Vinyl Record Collection For Long Term Storage


You've spent several years and more money than you want to admit creating an impressive vinyl record collection. The collection is starting to outgrow your spare bedroom and extra closet space, so you've decided to upgrade and rent a storage unit. If you're planning to keep your vinyl record collection in the unit for several years, or even decades, it's critical to store it correctly. Don't allow your investment to become damaged and instead, here is a step-by-step guide to help you correctly store and protect your vinyl record collection:

19 April 2017

2 Tips For Protecting Your Clothing Items From Mold Damage While In Storage


If you are struggling with finding a place to keep any excess clothing items in your home, then renting out a storage until can be a good solution to free up some much-needed space in your home. A storage unit will give you easy access to your belongings in case of a move or other life changes. However, placing your clothing in a storage unit without proper preparation and protection can also end up creating a breeding ground for moisture development.

30 July 2016

Pack Your Storage Unit Efficiently


When you pack your household belongings into a storage unit or container, you can have a very hard time finding anything you may need if you don't take steps to prevent that from happening. The way you pack your items, the way you label the boxes and the way you put everything into the storage unit can make all the difference for how easy it is for you to find something in storage.

2 January 2016

3 Reasons To Consider A Storage Trailer For Your Business


If your business is running out of room for its inventory or other work related items, you might be looking to move into a bigger office or rent out a spot in a storage facility located off-site. But moving the entire office to another building is a massive endeavor and having to go off-site to access needed items can be very inconvenient and inefficient. One option you may not have considered would be to rent or purchase one or more storage trailers that can be placed on your property.

15 December 2015