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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.

As one of the largest self storage operators in the United States, we’re the experts you can turn to for help with storage!

  Reduce, reuse, recycle: the three well-known words associated with Earth Day. This year, turn your green strategy on your storage. Are you wasting money in your home or storage unit by not being Eco-friendly? Save your wallet and the world by using these strategies. Reuse crates and pallets as furniture. (Via Decoist) One of the best ways to go green is...

  Extra Space Storage is excited to welcome a new storage facility in Littleton, Colorado. Located about 20 minutes from downtown Denver, this facility is perfect for storing important items that you want to be part of your future. Whether you’re a resident, student or business owner, our new storage location has a lot to offer! 100 Percent Climate Control,...

The snow is melting, the birds are chirping, and it’s finally time to wave winter goodbye and welcome spring! Whether you’re an avid gardener, a handyman, or someone who loves to entertain, there’s one place that you need to have organized by the time warmer weather rolls around: your garage. We’ve collected some of the best storage hacks to implement now...

Congratulations, you’re expanding the family! Whether you’re a first-time parent, or one with experience, finding the perfect amount of storage for your child’s nursery is important (and can be very helpful down the line).  Here are some smart storage solutions to take any nursery to the next level. Under the Bed Storage (Via parents.com) Save space by...

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...