Category: Tips

Summer is almost upon us!

For some of us, summer can mean a temporary move. For snowbirds, college students, and travelers (even in these uncertain traffic-light times!) – seasonal storage involves more than just the winter belongings. Here are some tips for those relocating for…

Better Safe than Sorry.

Hey there!  It may come as a surprise to you, but believe it or not there are a few items out there which you really shouldn’t store in our units.  Most of this is common sense, and we hope and…

Packing Hacks!

To hack, or not to hack. That is the question! The internet elves have decreed that it really is about time we posted another blog entry, this one is all about hacks. It’s always difficult to keep this up and…

Spring is nearly here.

Back in June we gave you an opportunity to engage with us through our various social portals, and even directly through our website, as part of a promotion.  Alas we didn’t receive any entries through our promotions email address.  Our…

Pack Christmas Decorations the Smart Way

Christmas may only come once a year, it’s traditionally a time for family and sharing gifts, and for putting up those glittery decorations. However, when it comes to packing down and storing your decorations for the next year, it can…

Taking Inventory of Your Storage Unit

Anyone who has had a storage unit knows it can be a lifesaver but also a huge frustration at the same time. Storage units are ideal options because there are moments when you just don’t have enough room or temporary…

Handy Tips for Packaging Boxes

1) Use the right box! Typically you’ll need one large box for every 4 medium boxes. Use smaller boxes for heavy items such as books and dishes; the large boxes for lighter items like bedding, blankets and linens. 2) Don’t…