Understanding Storage A Little Better

How To Make Packing And Unpacking Your Moving Truck Less Stressful

While moving is an exciting experience overall, the process requires a lot of legwork which can result in unnecessary stress. Here are a few things you can do to make the process of packing and unpacking your moving truck less stressful on the entire household: Rent the Truck a Few Days Longer One of the best ways to take some stress off of your move is to rent your moving truck a little early. Read More 

Why Renting A Climate-Controlled Storage Unit Does Not Guarantee The Elimination Of Pests

When you're storing family heirlooms or important documents that absolutely must not get damaged in storage, a climate-controlled storage unit is a must-have investment. However, don't go too far in assuming the the unit will automatically be better protected from other damage risks, especially pests. Find out why pests can still be a problem in a climate-controlled unit and what to do about it. Gaps and Cracks Storage units that are air conditioned and heated are usually more tightly sealed than generic units because the business owner will spend a lot more on keeping the units climate controlled if they allow drafts to waste energy. Read More 

Storing Your Melissa & Doug Toys For Future Generations

Melissa & Doug brand toys are made with such great quality that they can be passed down from one generation to the next. If you pack and store them properly, they will last throughout several generations of your family and will remain in the same superb condition in which you purchased them. Here, you will learn a few tips that will help you preserve the condition so that even your great-grandchildren can enjoy these imagination-friendly sets years from now. Read More 

4 Ways New Parents Benefit From Renting A Storage Unit

Renting a storage unit is likely the last thing you've considered doing as you prepare for your new baby. Did you know that new parents can benefit from a storage unit in a number of different ways? In fact, here are four ways you could benefit from a storage unit as a new parent. Space Is Tight New babies come with a lot of stuff. This is just a fact of life. Read More 

Do’s And Don’ts For Long-Term Storage

If you need to store your household items in a storage trailer while you are away on an extended work assignment, then it is vital that you follow these do's and don'ts to keep your items protected from damage while in a storage trailer: Do store all of your clothing and bed linens inside of sealed plastic tubs. When you purchase the tubs to store your belongings in, choose clear plastic tubs with lids that seal well. Read More 

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Understanding Storage A Little Better

A few years ago when I started traveling a lot for work, I realized that it was kind of pointless to pay for rent. Since I was on the road nearly one hundred percent of the time, I decided to start using storage units to house my belongings. Although it seemed easy at first, I quickly realized that there needed to be a little rhyme and reason to the storage process. This blog contains all of the things I learned along the way, and why they ended up being so important to my storage success. I know that you can store more successfully by using these tips.