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How to plan for a remodeling project

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A remodeling project can be a very stressful situation, both mentally and financially. It can make you question your decision-making, the capabilities of your spouse, and your financial freedom. It can also leave you in a constant state of buyer’s remorse, wondering why in the world you even started in the first place? No need […]

3 Tips for Keeping New Year’s Resolutions

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A woman is writing her New Year’s resolutions on a clipboard

It’s that time of year again: The New Year is a signal of change and practice of making New Year’s resolutions takes over. This time of year is filled with optimism for new beginnings. But, according to Business Insider, about 80% of people drop their resolutions by February. There’s no question that change is difficult, […]

A man packs a storage box

When first-time storage unit renters walk through our doors, they generally come in with a variety of questions. We understand! Just like when doing anything for the first time, renting a storage unit for the first time can seem intimidating. In order to help make our renters feel more comfortable, we decided to answer a […]

How to Move a TV into a Self Storage Unit

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A young couple moves a TV

A television is a staple in every household. It’s how you get your news in the morning, and how you can binge watch your favorite shows. Although your TV may currently take a prominent spot in your living room, it might not stay there forever. If you’re moving soon or have recently upgraded electronics, you […]

Cleaning and Storing Outdoor Furniture

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A woman applies a protective wax to a chair before storage

As the weather gets colder, it’s important to start thinking about storing outdoor items enjoyed during the summer. In particular, it’s time to store your patio and outdoor furniture for the winter season. While this can be a sad time for homeowners and renters who love to host outdoor BBQ’s and parties, if your patio […]

Tips for Moving a Couch into Storage

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A young couple moves a couch into a storage unit

Couches, sofas, settees, sectionals—whatever you laze around on—can be difficult to move from place to place. These pieces of furniture are large, awkward to lift and oftentimes very obtusely shaped. A couch is the kind of item that you’ll want to keep in the best condition possible, whether you’re moving it into your new home […]