Posted on May 7 2015 - 10:43am by David Decker
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Very few of us know how to fit all of our belongings inside a moving truck. It’s not an insult. It’s a fact. If packing a moving truck is in your future, it’s time for a quick study session! To offer you the best advice on packing a moving truck, we turned to our partner, Budget Truck. Access our expert guide on packing a moving truck here: http://www.extraspace.com/Storage/moving-guides/packing-moving-truck.aspx Why...

Posted on May 6 2015 - 5:34am by David Decker
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There’s a reason you’ve heard it before. While you can’t listen to all parenting advice, there’s one tidbit that’s nearly universal. You’ll hear new parents say it again and again. I’m talking about our number one piece of advice to new parents! Hint #1 All the love! That’s it. A simple, but powerful thing like love took the top spot in our new parenting...

Posted on May 4 2015 - 11:00am by David Decker
Comments Off on New Storage Locations: We’re Growing in Texas and Arizona

We’re growing, and welcoming 20 new Extra Space Storage facilities in Texas and one in Arizona! Formerly known as Assured Self Storage, the storage facilities are located where area residents enjoy sunny weather with outdoor activities like kayaking, cycling, hiking, running and golfing. All of the new storage facilities feature climate control to protect sensitive...

Posted on May 4 2015 - 10:38am by David Decker
Comments Off on One New Storage Facility, Many Reasons to Love it

As the second-largest city in Nevada, Henderson needs a lot of storage! And now, there’s a new Extra Space Storage location to help area residents safely store their belongings. The well-lit facility features electronic gate access and security cameras to help keep belongings secure, and Docusign to help you get those lease papers signed in a snap. Keep reading...

Posted on May 1 2015 - 9:29am by David Decker
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We’re excited to offer seven new storage facilities in a wonderful area of Southern California where the locals relax with hiking, cycling, fishing and off-roading. Formerly Sparky’s Self Storage, the facilities recently reopened as Extra Space Storage locations. All of the locations feature excellent lighting, and provide security features like electronic gates...

Posted on Apr 29 2015 - 10:29am by David Decker
Comments Off on Clean and Pest-Free Storage is What You Can Expect

Our customers are always welcome, but pests have a much harder time getting comfortable at Extra Space Storage facilities! Maintaining clean facilities is a huge part of our brand. We understand that when you walk into one of our storage facilities you expect and deserve a clean, welcoming, pest-free experience. We take steps to make sure you won’t see pests...

Posted on Apr 28 2015 - 6:25am by David Decker
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Would you like to take a major hit in the wallet by hiring movers to do everything for you, or is your pleasure a monumental backache thanks to a complete DIY move? Thankfully, your choices more nuanced than that. No one will tell you that moving is easy, but what we’re hoping you’ll do is take a few minutes to read our concise guide on hiring a moving company...

                    Whatever your reasons are for moving to a smaller house, one thing is certain: You won’t be able to take all of your stuff with you. Here is some advice for downsizing. Compare Measurements Measure the dimensions of each room in your current home and in the new one. Then determine what will fit....

Posted on Apr 23 2015 - 6:58am by David Decker
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                Expecting a newborn? The planning can be overwhelming. All that space needs to be made! Relax, storage is always an option when you need it. As for the parenting part, well, try following these guidelines.     Do you agree with the thoughts above? What are some other bits of advice you’d give to...

Posted on Apr 22 2015 - 6:10am by David Decker
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Believe it or not, all the poop and snot are worth it! As one parent in our new parenting advice video says, “Oh, yeah. Worth it. All the poop and snot and screaming and crying and fighting, worth it. All of it, totally worth it.” So, there you have it. Everything you need to know. Maybe not everything. We’re continuing our countdown of top advice from parents...