Posted on Oct 7 2013 - 10:58pm by Jessica Johnson
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  Does your closet look like this? Or more like this? ...

Posted on Oct 2 2013 - 12:00pm by Jessica Johnson
Comments Off on Get Organized for Seasonal Storage

  It’s unbelievable to think about, but with the start of September fast approaching, it means that the summer is quickly coming to an end. It’s time to start preparing for school and getting those fall and winter items ready. Here are a few simple tips that are going to help you get organized and prepared for the fall season while getting rid of the clutter. Take...

Posted on Sep 30 2013 - 7:00am by Jessica Johnson
Comments Off on Amazing Fall DIY Decorating Projects

  Autumn is one of the best decoration seasons — so many beautiful colors and interesting shapes in leaves and gourds, so many textures to work with. It’s a DIY crafter’s dream. Thinking of doing a little decorating this fall but don’t know where to start? There are so many options it’s worth breaking them down into categories. Here are neat ways to...

Posted on Sep 27 2013 - 7:40am by Jessica Johnson
Comments Off on Pinterest Favorites: Wine Storage and Display Ideas

Among the world’s storage challenges, wine holds a special place. Not only are wine bottles fragile, they are of a shape that doesn’t stack, and they must be kept in a dim place and at specified temperatures. Not only that, but they must somehow be kept organized — there’s really nothing worse than being unable to locate that bottle 1990 Château Angelus Merlot...

Posted on Sep 25 2013 - 12:15pm by Jessica Johnson
Comments Off on In Orlando, New Storage Offers Convenience and Safety

Orlando may be best known as the home of Mickey and the gang, but it’s also a really nice place to live. Its map is so sprinkled with lakes it looks polka dotted. And green space abounds. Yet the city has all the urban amenities city-dwellers require. Like, for instance, good storage facilities. Especially now that Extra Space has opened its new building on N....

Posted on Sep 23 2013 - 8:27pm by Garret Stembridge
Comments Off on Storing Your Barbecue Grill During Cold Weather

  It may be fun to watch the squirrels scurrying about to hide nuts for the winter, but you also have some fall maintenance tasks to complete. Sorry. There’s just no rest when winter’s coming!   I’m kidding, of course. When you prepare your outdoor grill or smoker for winter, you won’t have to scurry about! And when you’re done, you can rest knowing that your grill will be in fine shape for that first spring barbecue. ...

Posted on Sep 23 2013 - 12:08pm by Jessica Johnson
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Our previous posts on what to pack in an RV emergency kit and what to pack it in provided a whole lot of ideas, but not many specifics about what exactly this kit should look like when you’re through. ...

Posted on Sep 20 2013 - 12:15pm by Emily Emmer
Comments Off on Bliss Kit Contest Winners: Creative Ways to Use Storage Boxes

What would you do with 12 storage boxes, packing tape and bubble wrap and no limits on what you could do with them?  While most our customers use these to help with a move, we thought it would interesting to see what else people might do with a kit. This summer we invited bloggers from across the country to participate in a “Bliss Box Contest” challenging them...

Posted on Sep 16 2013 - 12:15pm by Jessica Johnson
Comments Off on Pinterest Favorites: Autumn Home Decor

Fall is around the corner, and with the chilly air comes the opportunity to decorate your home using bright autumn colors and more pumpkins than you can shake a stick at. Pinterest is, as always, a treasure trove of ideas. Browsing the fall home décor pages is enough to make you long for a cool autumn night and a big slice of pumpkin pie. Here are some of the most...

Posted on Sep 13 2013 - 10:09pm by Brent Hardy
Comments Off on Prepare Your Mower for Winter Storage

  I’ve noticed that my friends tend to be either grass-cutting aficionados, or just plain nonfans of the task. If you’re a fan of all things grass cutting, then you’ve probably already planned out how to store your lawn equipment for the winter. The rest of us need some help!   Get Your Mower Ready for Storage Spend a little time this fall getting your mower ready for winter storage, and you’ll be rewarded in the spring with a mower that’s ready to go! I’m including some general steps below, but it’s important...