Posted on Sep 2 2015 - 10:24am by David Decker
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It’s possible to prepare for emergencies, and it can be rewarding for anyone. Maybe getting ready for an emergency sounds a bit… annoying or boring. And it’s likely that you’d rather go out for ice cream or a scenic drive. Hold on, though! Preparing for an emergency is a fairly easy thing to do, and having a plan will help you stay calm during a crisis. Image...

Posted on Aug 27 2015 - 6:02am by David Decker
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  Life may be what happens while you’re busy making other plans, but sometimes making a plan can mean all the difference! You can’t control when a disaster happens, but you can be prepared. Here are five times when it really does pay to have a plan in place. 1. Natural Disasters Natural disasters can find you no matter who you are. Sometimes the earth moves,...

Posted on Aug 26 2015 - 6:09am by Garret Stembridge
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Storage never comes easy; it’s more of a trial and error process. Here’s a collection of the errors people encountered in their trials to successful storage. 1. The Eager Christmas Tree (via Iconosquare) Hope Santa’s ready. 2. You Had One Job, Closet! (via Iconosquare) 3. Traveling Storage? (via Iconosquare) It’s conveniently located wherever you park...

Posted on Aug 20 2015 - 5:45am by David Decker
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It’s not a comforting thought, but a lot of unexpected stuff happens in life. Sometimes it’s great, like meeting the love of your life, but other times it’s something unpredictable you’d rather skip. Right now, we’re going to talk about those wonderful things in life you can actually plan for. Isn’t that a relaxing thought? It should be! When you take...

Moving is a large project that requires a lot of your time and effort. Therefore, you’re bound to get frustrated or upset at one point during the process. Thankfully the hope and motivation behind your end goal will get you through it. And if you come across a few road blocks, here are some inspirational quotes to get you through. “Alone we can do so little,...

Posted on Aug 11 2015 - 5:30am by David Decker
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Children grow up fast, and oftentimes the things we collect remind us of the process. Keepsakes for parents are a prime way to preserve memories, and they also serve as potential heirlooms for your children to pass down for generations. Here are some keepsake ideas you can easily create for your kids: 1.  Scrapbook of Firsts (via Pinterest) Go beyond the baby book....

Has there ever been a time you wished you had superpowers? Life would just be so much easier if you could instantly organize or clean. Inspired by the classic Fantastic Four characters, here are some fantastic storage tips that’ll turn you into a storage superhero. Superhero Name: Mister Fantastic Superpowers and Abilities: Stretches to Various Lengths and Shapes (via...

Posted on Aug 6 2015 - 6:01am by Garret Stembridge
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‘Conversion’ generally is a big deal. It’s a big deal in sports. It’s a big deal in religion. And it’s a big deal in self storage. Like religion and sports, self storage conversions take guts and creativity. Unlike sports and religion, it’s not about physical prowess and bringing people into the fold. In short, self storage conversion takes an existing...

Posted on Aug 5 2015 - 4:47pm by Jennifer Stamper
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The answer may surprise you. We’ve all got a little bit of a nostalgic collector in us, a little bit of a wanderer with no ties, and more. But which personality trait comes out on top? Take this quiz to see if we know you better than you know yourself. ...

Posted on Aug 5 2015 - 4:40pm by Jennifer Stamper
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Let’s face it – some of us are more organized than others. But where do you truly fall on the spectrum of tidiness? Take this short quiz to find out. ...