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Can You Keep Business Files In A Storage Unit?

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Perhaps your small business is in the process of becoming a bigger business and you need secure storage while you move to larger premises. Maybe your home business needs to expand beyond the confines of your home and you’re running out of space. Renting a storage unit for business purposes is quite common, but is it appropriate to store files at an off-site facility?  Exercise Caution Keeping files in a storage unit doesn’t necessarily pose a major security risk, but some caution is essential. Read More»

Self-Storage Tips For Your Business Inventory And Supplies

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As a business owner, you know that keeping your inventory and supplies organized and easily accessible is essential for running a successful operation. However, with limited space in your office or storefront, it can be challenging to find a suitable solution that meets your needs. Fortunately, self-storage is a cost-effective and convenient option that can help you maintain a streamlined inventory and supply management system. While it is not suitable for large warehouses full of items, for most small businesses, a self-storage unit could be just the trick you are looking for to overcome this hurdle of clutter at your place of work. Read More»

5 Steps To Preparing Your RV For Storage

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It is once again that time of year when many people are forced to put their RV into storage until the winter season gives way to warmer temperatures and better road conditions. If you are planning to store your RV this winter, you will want to complete the following five steps before placing it in storage.  Step #1: Remove All Food And Thoroughly Vaccum The Interior Even the smallest traces of food can attract pests to your RV during its time in storage. Read More»

4 Organizational Tools To Make Better Use Of Storage Units

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Many self-storage unit renters load up their units by lining the walls with tall items and making stacks of boxes or bins on the floor. But this is often neither the most effective organization nor the best way to maximize its space usage. Instead, consider these organizational tools you can add for ease, safety, and compactness.  1. Shelves Even if you aren’t storing any shelving units, consider adding some to the storage unit first. Read More»

Large Walk-In Closet In A Mess? 3 Tips To Get It Organized

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If you have a large walk-in closet that is a mess this can make it difficult to find clothes and other items you need. Fortunately, there are things you can do to get the closet organized so it looks much better. Keep reading for three tips so you can enjoy your closet once again. Keep, Throw Away, or Donate The first thing you should do is take everything out of the closet. Read More»

Self-Storage Facility Services And Options

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A self-storage facility can rent you a storage unit that takes care of your storage needs. They have so many for you to choose from, giving you a storage space that’s just right in size, as well as being good in other ways. You will learn more below about some storage unit features you can find to accommodate your needs even better. Also, there is information on some of the other self-storage services a facility may offer. Read More»

7 Reasons To Consider RV Storage Services

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If you love spending time RVing, then RV storage might be the perfect service for you. RV storage services are designed to offer RV owners a place to safely store their recreational vehicles during times when they are not being used. RVs are used during the summer for traveling around lakes and camping out on the land. It is good to store RV’s in the winter because it protects the RV from damage that could occur while driving or RV’s not in use. Read More»

Ways To Use Sel-Storage

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There are many different ways that self-storage units are used in a temporary or long-term way. One way they are often used is for seasonal storage needs. They can be a big help to your family during the different seasons of the year. Here are ways you and your household can put self-storage units to use during the different times of the year:  Store the landscaping equipment  The equipment you may need to maintain your landscape might be quite large and you might not have anywhere to store it indoors, where it will be protected from the elements, such as rain and snow. Read More»

Storage Solutions For Clothing, Fabric, And Sewing Accessories That Will Keep Everything Protected And Organized

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If you are going to be storing clothing, fabric, and sewing accessories inside of a storage unit, prior to moving you your new home, the following tips will help you organize and preserve the items. Compressed Storage Bags And Sealed Containers Purchase clear storage bags that come with a vacuum machine that can be used to reduce air from each one. Fill the bags with various types of fabric before eliminating air with the vacuum. Read More»

Need To Store Your Garden Supplies? Ensure Item Preservation With A Few Basic Tips

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In some climates, you can garden throughout the year. But, if you live in a climate that prevents you from doing much yardwork for several months out of the year, you will have tools lying around for quite a while. Just leaving them in their current state for a long time can lead to unnecessary wear and tear. Also, you may not have a garage, shed, or enough room in either of these spaces for storing your garden supplies. Read More»