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Spring is the season of gardening, grilling in the backyard, and patio furniture, so it’s also the time to make sure your outdoor space is looking its best. Instead of running out and purchasing new outdoor furniture this spring, why not take a look through your storage unit? It’s easy to make what was once an inside-specific piece of furniture totally useful...

Springtime is associated with a number of exciting events: warmer weather, blooming flowers, baseball, vacation, and cleaning. Spring is a great time to declutter your home by storing things like winter sports equipment, as well as taking additional items out of storage to serve a fresh purpose. Hop into the season with a more positive perspective by using our secret...

Posted on Apr 22 2016 - 7:11am by David Decker
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  Reduce, reuse, recycle: the three well-known words associated with Earth Day. This year, turn your green strategy on your storage. Are you wasting money in your home or storage unit by not being Eco-friendly? Save your wallet and the world by using these strategies. Reuse crates and pallets as furniture. (Via Decoist) One of the best ways to go green is...

Posted on Apr 8 2016 - 7:15pm by David Decker
Comments Off on Budgeting to Buy a New Home: How to Prepare

  There are a lot of things you need to know before buying a new home, but the first of the many steps is to figure out if you can afford it. If you can, how will you pull it off? Here are eight steps to take to ensure you’re confident and ready for a life-changing purchase. Determine what you can afford. (Via The Knot) According to the US Census Bureau,...

Posted on Apr 8 2016 - 4:58pm by Garret Stembridge
Comments Off on Stay Comfortable Storing at the New Littleton Extra Space Storage

  Extra Space Storage is excited to welcome a new storage facility in Littleton, Colorado. Located about 20 minutes from downtown Denver, this facility is perfect for storing important items that you want to be part of your future. Whether you’re a resident, student or business owner, our new storage location has a lot to offer! 100 Percent Climate Control,...

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...