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The Benefits of Self-Storage Commercial Storage

Commercial storage rentals within a self-storage facility like Silverado Self Storage can be a real advantage to a small business or startup that needs extra space quickly and cheaply. When compared to the alternatives of renting more commercial office space or even traditional warehouse rentals, storing with a self-storage facility offers flexibility, savings, and security.   Silverado Self Storage can store …

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The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

As we move forward into Spring anticipating warmer weather and blooming buds, it’s time to take your home out of hibernation and bust open those cleaning supplies. Whether you need to do some minor upkeep or blitz the whole house, sometimes the hardest part of the process is knowing where to start.  Silverado Self Storage wants to help you out. …

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HOW TO DECLUTTER YOUR HOME

Living and working in a clean space leads to a clear mind, or at least that’s what our parents said to make us clean our rooms, right?  Well, it turns out your parents were right. According to Psychology Today, “Clutter can play a significant role in how we feel about our homes, our workplaces, and ourselves. Messy homes and workspaces …

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STORAGE UNIT ORGANIZATION BEST PRACTICES

Picture this. You’re binging on your favorite Netflix program when your phone alerts you to a severe weather storm that is quickly passing through and will dump snow tonight in your region.  You decide to pause your Netflix (aw, really?) and jump in the car to drive to your self-storage unit because all of your winter clothes are tucked away …

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How to Stage a House for Sale While Living in It

As the old saying goes, “Home is where the heart is.” Unfortunately, so are all of the clothes stacked on the floor of your closet waiting to be donated and the miscellaneous family possessions cluttering up shelves and space throughout your house. And now it’s time to put your house on the market! What are you going to do with …

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BEST CAR WINTER STORAGE

While winter weather is unpredictable, your car’s durability shouldn’t be. Whether you want to preserve your vintage vehicle till spring or need a space to store your car for years to come, a climate-controlled storage facility isn’t the only thing car owners need to keep in mind when preparing for the winter. We’ve outlined the best ways to preserve your …

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Four Steps to Help a Hoarder Declutter

Do you have a friend or family member who seems to be struggling with a massive amount of clutter in their home? You’ve noticed that the stacks of magazines and clutter have been growing over time, and you want to help your friend clean up and get rid of what looks like “junk” to you.  Before you do, read our …

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Top 10 Ways to Efficiently Store Items

Whether you’re moving out of your home, cleaning out space for a guest, or just doing some spring cleaning, managing your self-storage space is a great way to get the most out of your unit. Having a self-storage unit is convenient and knowing different ways to effectively store items will definitely help when you’re looking for something or trying to …

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Seven Tips for Storing Christmas Decorations

Storing Christmas decorations after the holidays can sometimes turn into a dreaded hurried chore because you often have more to pack than you remembered and suddenly not enough storage space. If you don’t have a plan in place the process can drag out until you find yourself deciding between watching the Rose Bowl or packing up your Christmas decorations. Let …

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Seven Benefits of Drive-Up Self Storage

Among the many self storage types available today, drive-up self storage, or what we call traditional storage, remains one of the most popular because of its many benefits.  What Is Drive-Up Storage? Drive-up self storage is simply garage-like storage space that allows you to pull your truck or car right up next to the door of your storage unit to …