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The Right Storage Solutions Can Make All the Difference

Everyone needs storage at some point. If that time is now for you, then you’ve arrived at the best spot!

It takes some thought and organization to decide which items to store, how to pack them for storage, how to find the right size storage unit in the perfect location, and how to arrange things inside your storage unit. Yet, after you move your belongings into your storage solution, you can relax knowing you’ve just completed a job well done.

We created the blog posts in the Storage category to help you find your ideal storage solution and move into it with ease. You can find posts to help you store and protect furniture, dishes, artwork, rugs, antiques, wine, cars, RVs, boats and even your Jet Ski! We also discuss the finer details of drive-up storage versus indoor or outdoor storage, and help you decide whether you need climate control. Plus, we’ll prepare you for what to expect when you rent storage, including topics like security and insurance.

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Children cost a lot of money. If you’re a parent thinking about having a second (or third) child, you’re probably already worrying about the stress of buying all the supplies you need before the baby comes…and after he or she gets here. But there are a few ways to save some cash by re-using items you have in storage. Here are our tips for saving money on your...

Forget spring cleaning. What about winter organizing? Make sure you start this year off on the right foot by preparing for winter in the best way. Keep yourself and your family organized, and fend off those winter blues. Create a family calendar for 2016. One easy way to ensure that you stay organized, not only this winter but all year long, is to implement a family...

Every New Year, one of the most popular resolutions is to finally get up and start cleaning out your home. Whether that means throwing away unnecessary items, giving away old clothes hiding in your closet, or storing items for the future that you might not have room for now, the task at hand can be daunting if not approached in the right way. Luckily, there are some...

Decorations are a very big part of holiday traditions to many people. So you don’t want to pull your favorite ornaments and wreaths out of storage only to find them broken or damaged! With these steps, you’ll ensure that all of your items remain safely intact all year long, so you’ll have the best holiday season possible next year. Artificial Trees Decide...

Facing a personal apocalypse can be incredibly difficult. Tensions are high, and you may wonder if there is any way to recover. We asked our followers to tell us their best advice for getting to tomorrow, and here’s what they said. “Breathe deeply, go outside in nature.” – Carol V. Focusing all of your time and energy on your problems can quickly overwhelm...

Can you ever have enough storage? As storage-aficionados, we say no way! If you’ve ever found yourself looking around your home and dreaming of the day when everything had a place, and every place looked perfect, then follow these tips and tricks to turn your house into the home of your dreams. Bathroom (via Better Homes and Gardens) The bathroom is one room...

Memories last forever, but recipe cards don’t. Flipping through old recipes may give you flashbacks to tender turkey dinners at your grandma’s house, but recreating her legendary mashed potatoes for your children may be a hassle when the handwritten cards are faded, fragile and covered with foreign food splatters. Give your recipes a longer life with these ways...

There is nothing like an old home. The lovely character, the rich history, the ample space. Oh wait. Character? Yes. History? Yes. Space? Uh. For most people opting to live in an older home, space is one area on which you often have to compromise. Most older homes do not have the wide open spaces of new-builds, but the small nooks and crannies shouldn’t be overlooked....

Your wedding is one of the most special days of your life. At the time of your wedding, you probably aren’t thinking about your future daughters walking down the aisle, but maybe you should. Preserving your wedding dress may be something you already want to do for yourself, just to keep the memory alive. But if you want to give the wedding dress to someone down...

Your big summer toys—like boats and RVs—can’t stay out all year (even if we wish they could). Boats and RVs are huge items, and it’s more than likely that you don’t have enough space at your home to store them year-round. So instead of parking them in the street or your driveway all season, you should consider renting outdoor storage. Here are some reasons...