Posted on Oct 11 2016 - 9:52pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Moving to New York? These 23 Professional Organizers Can Help You Declutter

Space is a precious thing to New Yorkers. It’s incredibly expensive to acquire more, so learning how to be efficient with the space you have is key to maintaining peace of mind in the city. Perhaps more so than in any other American city, professional organizers in New York declutter minds as much as they do homes and offices. If you are making a move into...

Posted on Oct 7 2016 - 6:00am by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Tips for Preparing Your Home for the Cold Weather

Winter sneaks up on us quickly. While your family may look forward to ice skating, snow days and the year’s first frost, your house dreads the change of season. For your home, winter means low temperatures and high energy bills. Here are some tips for preparing your home for the cold weather so you can save energy and possibly prevent damage to your property. Remove...

Posted on Oct 4 2016 - 6:00am by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on 7 Things Only Dads of Daughters Understand

There is something special about the distinct bond between a man and his daughter. If you’re a dad who’s raising a girl, you know the unique challenges of cleaning inordinate amounts of hair out of the shower drain. You understand the urge to carefully scrutinize every boy in your daughter’s social circle. Fathers of daughters also know that while raising a...

Posted on Sep 27 2016 - 6:00am by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on A third of Americans move back in with their parents in their 20s. Here’s why that is great news.

If you have a 20-something son or daughter, there is a very good chance you have already experienced the difficulties that arise when parents and kids move back in together. You’re not alone. Even with the recession a good half decade behind us, our country’s young adults are still struggling to find a solid footing after high school or college. As such,...

Posted on Sep 19 2016 - 3:02pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on 35 Awesome New York Independent Businesses You Have to Check Out

New York City was built on small, independent businesses. From the restaurants and the delis immigrants brought over from Europe a century ago to the modern businesses that draw America’s brightest to the city, local merchants have always been the backbone of the Big Apple. And the creativity here has allowed some great ideas to flourish. With nearly two dozen...

Posted on Sep 14 2016 - 7:00am by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Make Moving Easier for Your Kids

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
Comments Off on Your Guide to the Best Denver Festivals

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
Comments Off on Best Neighborhoods in Denver for Young Families

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...