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Posted on Feb 10 2016 - 9:29pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Best Neighborhoods in Denver for Young Professionals

With Denver being listed as the top city for business and careers by Forbes, it comes as no surprise that young professionals are flocking to the area. If you’re a young professional living in Denver or are considering a move to the Mile-High City to pursue a career, it’s important to find the neighborhood that best matches your lifestyle and budget needs....

If you are considering moving in with a new person, you understand that it is a big step that can totally change your relationship. Whether you’re a young couple, a recent graduate, someone going through a divorce, or a couple welcoming your parents back, it can greatly affect your day-to-day life to welcome a new person into your home. There are plenty of tips...

Posted on Nov 12 2015 - 9:36am by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on Should You Consider Moving Somewhere New?

The decision to take the plunge and move to a new neighborhood, city, or state can be incredibly difficult. Aside from the logistics of moving – from packing and leaving things in storage, to hiring movers, to actually finding the perfect house – the emotional connection you have to your current home might stand in the way of your desire to try out a new location....

Posted on Oct 27 2015 - 6:34am by David Decker
Comments Off on Everything You Need to Know About Staging Your Home for Sale

You’ve made the decision to sell your home, and you have to worry about how to do it. Without hiring a staging company to come in and make your home look brand new, how do you set up your home for sale? These tips will help you learn everything you need to know and transform your home from lived-in to sellable. Find a Real Estate Agent This first step in the...

Posted on Oct 23 2015 - 6:17am by David Decker
Comments Off on The 5 Scariest Things About Moving and How to Handle Them

A move to a new home or city can be one of the biggest changes in your life. There are a lot of terrifying and stress-inducing things about moving, but you don’t have to be afraid. Here’s a list of five of the scariest things about moving, and how to face them. Packing Everything For many people, the idea of packing up every single thing they own can cause...

Posted on Oct 5 2015 - 7:35am by David Decker
Comments Off on Five Big Reasons Downsizing Can Be a Good Thing

Everything in life is an adventure. That goes double for downsizing, but it’s a wonderful adventure to take. There are many reasons you may choose to downsize your home, but the most important thing to do during the process is stay optimistic. Approach this small-space opportunity with optimism, and you’ll be more open to finding storage and design solutions...

Posted on Sep 17 2015 - 4:25pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Chicago’s Best Neighborhoods to Live In

*Updated on 9/28/16 Finding a neighborhood to live in when moving to a big city like Chicago can be overwhelming. To help you out, we’ve narrowed it down to neighborhoods that are best for singles, young professionals, families, and LGBTQ. Discover which neighborhood in Chicago is a fit for you! Jump to the best neighborhoods for families and LGBTQ. BEST NEIGHBORHOODS...

Posted on Sep 3 2015 - 6:10am by David Decker
Comments Off on Breaking Up: How to Move on and Move Out

Breakups are hard enough, but what happens when you break up while living together? It can be hard to lose a partner and a house in one day, but you have to do whatever you can to achieve happiness. Here are some tips on how to move on and move out. 1. Don’t Discuss the House and the Breakup at Once  Although both the discussion of the home and the relationship...

Posted on Jul 28 2015 - 6:37am by David Decker
Comments Off on Moving with Pets

Similar to the challenge of moving with kids, moving with pets can be particularly difficult – not only logistically, but emotionally for some animals.  The same stressors that impact humans – including the introduction to a new home and settling in an unfamiliar neighborhood – can also send Fido into a funk. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to...

Posted on Jul 13 2015 - 6:01am by Garret Stembridge
Comments Off on 10 Funniest Internet Photos About Storage and Moving

It’s no secret that moving can be a difficult process. Whether you’re relocating across the country or across the street, you’re sure to bump into a few hurdles along the way. But don’t feel too discouraged: We’ve gathered some photos of the biggest moving fails that will make you feel better about your moving process. So take a look, and if you’re in...