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Posted on Apr 21 2015 - 6:27am by Garret Stembridge
Comments Off on 7 Reactions to Storage That Will Make You Laugh

We asked our Facebook fans to reply with a GIF reaction to two common storage situations. Here were some of our favorites. Your Friend Asks for Help Moving Of course you’ll be a good friend and lend a hand with the move, but we all know you’d rather do the following instead: Ask for an incentive It doesn’t hurt to ask for something in return, right? You’ll...

Posted on Mar 31 2015 - 6:54am by David Decker
Comments Off on Everything You Need to be an Organized Downsizer

So you have to downsize. Many before you have survived it, and you will too. With a solid plan and some good advice, you’ll find yourself in the right frame of mind to finally lose those VHS tapes and secure storage for things like family heirlooms. Finding the motivation to get started, and then deciding what to keep, store or purge can be tough. But don’t worry....

Posted on Mar 25 2015 - 6:51am by David Decker
Comments Off on Find the Best Storage Unit for an Upcoming Move

Some words you just hear together a lot: soap and water; chips and dip; storage and moving! There’s a reason “storage and moving” sound so nice together. Storage units can be a mover’s best friend. Though, if you’ve never been properly introduced, you may feel a little bit intimidated. We understand completely. And we want to present you with our...

Somewhere out there, some very nice people exist who decided to live forever in the houses in which they grew up. For the rest of us, moving is a fact of life. So, let’s face the inevitable with optimism, a hearty breakfast and this incredibly helpful infographic. At a glance, here’s what’s inside our new moving guide infographic: Details to help you expertly...

Posted on Mar 17 2015 - 6:44am by David Decker
Comments Off on Which Mover to Hire? One Really Important Decision!

                      There are times in life when it’s fine to be a little imprecise, like when ordering ice cream. Didn’t get that waffle cone? Not the end of the world. Yet, when you’re hiring a mover, that’s one of life’s best times to dot every i and cross every t. At Extra Space Storage, we serve...

Posted on Feb 17 2015 - 5:38am by David Decker
Comments Off on Buying Your First Home: Tips and Things to Know

                    Buying your first home is a major life step, and (understandably) can be quite a daunting prospect. So we’ve provided some tips below to help ease concerns of first home buyers. When you’re fully equipped with as much information as possible, you can move forward with your plans confidently. Here’s...

                      Once the initial excitement over taking that big, next step in your relationship has subsided, the stress of actually moving starts to hit. Merging two households can be messy, but with some thoughtful planning and expert advice, you can make it so much easier. Here are our tips for how...

Posted on Feb 5 2015 - 10:00am by David Decker
Comments Off on Top 10 Cities to Move to in 2015

                    Madison, Wisconsin Livability named Madison, Wisconsin the best place to live in 2015. Being a top college town, music destination (especially if you love rock), and foodie paradise (think farm-to-table restaurants, lots of locally grown food and the World’s Largest Brat Fest), it’s no question...

No matter how well you try to plan a move, there’s always something you forget to do, right? No, more! With our painless moving guide, it’s easy to stay prepared. For some spot-on moving advice, and a promised chuckle or two, give our moving guide video a view! Prefer to read right now? Just keep going for all the moving tips you’ll need. Prepacking tips Assemble...

Posted on Jan 29 2015 - 10:18am by David Decker
Comments Off on What You Should Know Before Moving to Orlando

Planning to move down south to Orlando, Florida? Get to know the city first before you relocate with our guide below. Here are a few important things to know. Prepare for warm weather and hurricane season. It goes without saying that you should expect warm weather when moving to Florida. The “Sunshine State” lives up to its name for most of the year, but don’t...