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Seven Self-Storage Tips to Relieve Stress When Moving

It may feel impossible, but believe it or not, it’s actually possible to reduce stress when moving. Let’s face it, packing a house is not anyone’s favorite job; but we’re here to show you how easy it is to remove some stress during your move. If you’re in the middle of a temporary housing situation, here are seven tips to …

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FIVE FAQS ABOUT CLIMATE CONTROL STORAGE UNITS

Are you trying to decide between climate-controlled storage units and traditional storage units? There can be a lot of information to sort through as you make your decision. Hopefully, we can make it easier for you by breaking it down here.  1) Climate-Controlled Storage Units Provide Regulated Temperatures In climate-controlled storage units, the temperature is consistently regulated. This eliminates temperature …

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7 Tips on How to Clean out a Storage Unit

When you hear the words “clean out a storage unit,” does it make you want to scream or run far away? Whether you’re cleaning out your own unit or a unit you inherited, we know it’s not a fun job. Fortunately, we’re here to help wash away those storage-unit-cleaning blues! We’ve compiled seven simple steps to make your job as …

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Best Practices on How to Store a Kayak

There’s nothing better than spending a weekend on the water sharing time with your friends in your kayak, and the best way to continue those memories is by learning how to store a kayak so you can enjoy it for many years. To keep your kayak in great shape year after year, it’s important to learn how to store a …

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5 Ways to Organize Kids’ Toys

If you’re a parent, then you already understand the ongoing struggle of toy management. (Does it ever feel like toys somehow multiply? Or is it just us?)  It’s difficult to organize kids’ toys and perhaps even harder for them to stay organized. We’ve compiled a few tips and tricks for organizing your kids’ toys and letting self storage come to …

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Short-Term Storage To Improve Your Home Sale

Ready to put your home on the market? If you’re dying to sell your house and take advantage of the hot real estate market, we’ve got you covered with tips on short-term storage as you get ready for your open house.  Where to Start The importance of decluttering and staging should not be underestimated. Buyers, frequently influenced by shows on …

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Why Is Climate-Controlled Storage So Important?

You may have decided you need a self-storage unit, but now you’re wondering — why climate-controlled storage? What are its benefits? Here’s the short of it: If kept in a conventional storage unit, your belongings can become damaged over time from extreme temperatures. Our climate-controlled storage spaces preserve the quality and value of your items by helping to eliminate temperature …

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Military Storage Blog

Have you considered how helpful military self storage might be? In the United States, there are over 1,400,000 active military personnel deployed around the world, as well as numerous reserve personnel. Due to base assignments and tours of duty, it’s common for military personnel to relocate frequently, making it difficult to hold onto personal belongings. Many seek out self-storage units …

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Ten Storage Unit Prohibited Items

We know you might be wondering if there are storage unit prohibited items. Before we answer, you probably already know that self-storage units can hold a large assortment of items, from the quirky to the practical. But not every self-storage unit will allow you to store the same things. While there are many differences between what you can store in …

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5 Reasons Silverado is Best Reno Self Storage

Are you looking for the best Reno self storage with that personal touch? As we observe trends in storage units across the country, we have noticed an alarming movement: storage facilities are moving toward a business model of no customer service. For the customer, this means you sign up online and never interact with the rental office staff. We believe …