Posted on Sep 14 2016 - 7:00am by Extra Space Storage
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We all know that moving to a new home in a new neighborhood can be a stressful — albeit exciting — time. But as adults, the stresses that come to us are very different than those our children are facing. Change can be particularly scary for children; they not only have to leave the comfort of their childhood home, but they also have to face a new school and make...

Posted on Sep 12 2016 - 6:02pm by Extra Space Storage
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Denver is a huge city with a diverse population, so there’s always something unique going on! If you’re looking for an awesome Denver festival, parade, or cultural event, we’ve got a list of the best.  And it’s got a little bit of everything—music, holidays, food, art, and more! City & Neighborhood | Culture & Holidays | Food &...

Posted on Sep 12 2016 - 6:02pm by Extra Space Storage
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New to Denver? If you’ve recently moved to the Mile-High City, you’ll need to know how to find everything your new city has to offer. Below, we’ve highlighted the best Denver resources for finding great restaurants, things to do, where to live, where to find a job, and more! Things to Do in Denver There’s a ton to do in Denver throughout the...

2016.  Wow, where did the year go?  Even though it is just September, all of us at Extra Space Storage are busily preparing for 2017.  Every department is diving into what the new year may bring in terms of challenges and opportunities and where we should invest and why.  In one of the areas of the business for which I am responsible, the world of digital marketing,...

Posted on Aug 29 2016 - 12:24pm by Extra Space Storage
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For young families looking for great neighborhoods for families in Denver, there are several factors to consider: neighborhood safety, quality of local schools, location in the city, and affordability. In this post, we identify the best areas with all of that in mind to make your search easier! This list of safe, affordable neighborhoods in Denver is the perfect starting...

Moving into a senior living community can be a stressful experience for the new resident and their family. Once accustomed to their new environment, most seniors are happy they made the move—it’s getting to that point that’s the challenge. These tips can help make the transition as simple and stress-free as possible. 1. Find the Perfect Senior Living Community Many...

Posted on Aug 23 2016 - 9:00am by Extra Space Storage
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When preparing to move a loved one to a senior living facility, downsizing may prove to be the toughest challenge—it can be traumatic for a person to part with belongings he or she has had for a lifetime. Thankfully, once the move is complete, most seniors report feeling relieved to have simplified their lives. Here is a quick guide to help you approach sorting...

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 1:31pm by Extra Space Storage
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Denver is one of the best cities for small businesses in the U.S., so it’s no wonder why there are thousands of unique restaurants, bars, breweries, boutiques, shops, arts districts, and theaters throughout the metro area. If you’re looking for cool places to go in Denver that are interesting or off the beaten path—or if you just want to support more...

Posted on Aug 22 2016 - 7:00am by Extra Space Storage
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If your son or daughter just graduated college, or is returning home after any time away, it is often caused because he or she has not been able to save up enough money for a place of their own. When grown children move back home, it’s important to consider these tips.   Set Boundaries Before They Move In When your child lives at home with the hope of soon...

Posted on Aug 19 2016 - 2:58pm by Extra Space Storage
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So, you’re making the move to Denver. That’s exciting! It’s an amazing city with incredible opportunities. To help you get acquainted with your new home, we’ve compiled a series of posts about the best neighborhoods in Denver, cool local businesses in Denver, and even general things to know about Denver! Dive in and start learning about the...