Posted on Apr 4 2016 - 6:11pm by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on We Couldn’t Choose Just One! Additional Prizes Awarded for Inspirational Stories of Transition

At Extra Space Storage, we’re in the business of helping people make it through life’s transitions.  We work to help people make room for life in all types of circumstances.  And we consider it an honor. We also consider it an honor to have had so many incredible women share their stories of transition – and how they found hope in the process – as part...

Posted on Apr 2 2016 - 6:55pm by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on Making Room for Life: Stories of Transition & Hope and Contest Winner Announcement

As a sponsor of Tropic of Candycorn’s Surf & Yoga Mom Retreat, we were thrilled to have the opportunity to give away a retreat package to one deserving mom.  When we started this process, we knew we wanted any contest to center on transitions and how people make room for life and grow from them.  We knew there would be women who had incredible stories to...

Posted on Mar 31 2016 - 10:36pm by David Decker
Comments Off on Seven Tips for Maximizing the Customer Experience After Seven Years of Running a Call Center

As a self-storage business grows, it’s necessary to communicate with more customers than ever before. Of course, that’s a wonderful thing, but a conversation with a customer is much more than just words. Whether the communication takes place over the phone, through click to chat, texting, email or social media, the outcome can mean the difference between a thriving...

A sad yet touching idea is for people to plan to give their children gifts posthumously. Whether terminally-ill or just extremely prepared, creating gifts to leave for parents and spouses can be a great idea to both let them know you’re always thinking of them, and to help them remember your love after you have passed. There are many gifts that you can work on...

Posted on Mar 24 2016 - 8:33pm by David Decker
Comments Off on 3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Moving

At some point in your life, you have probably thought seriously about moving to a new home. Whether you follow through with that decision or not, understanding the reasons behind wanting to move and the practicality of doing so is important. Before taking the plunge, there are three basic questions you’ll have to answer. What is Important to You? The first step...

Comments Off on 5 Items to Inherit and Keep Their Memory Alive

When a loved one passes, you must take the time to go through all of the items in his or her home and storage unit in order to decide what to keep and what to discard. If you don’t have room in your house, you will end up storing some of the more valuable items. But smaller and more important items can be re-purposed in a meaningful way. Here are some ways to preserve...

Comments Off on 5 Garage Storage Hacks

The snow is melting, the birds are chirping, and it’s finally time to wave winter goodbye and welcome spring! Whether you’re an avid gardener, a handyman, or someone who loves to entertain, there’s one place that you need to have organized by the time warmer weather rolls around: your garage. We’ve collected some of the best storage hacks to implement now...

Congratulations, you’re moving in together! It’s an exciting step in your relationship or marriage. Once you’ve decided that moving in is the right next step, you have to start thinking about the practical aspects of consolidating your items. What is worth keeping, and what is worth storing? This guide is meant to help you figure out: should you keep one, keep...

Comments Off on Preparing for a New Baby: Nursery Storage Solutions

Congratulations, you’re expanding the family! Whether you’re a first-time parent, or one with experience, finding the perfect amount of storage for your child’s nursery is important (and can be very helpful down the line).  Here are some smart storage solutions to take any nursery to the next level. Under the Bed Storage (Via parents.com) Save space by...

Posted on Feb 10 2016 - 9:29pm by Extra Space Storage
Comments Off on Best Neighborhoods in Denver for Young Professionals

With Denver being listed as the top city for business and careers by Forbes, it comes as no surprise that young professionals are flocking to the area. If you’re a young professional living in Denver or are considering a move to the Mile-High City to pursue a career, it’s important to find the neighborhood that best matches your lifestyle and budget needs....