‘Conversion’ generally is a big deal. It’s a big deal in sports. It’s a big deal in religion. And it’s a big deal in self storage. Like religion and sports, self storage conversions take guts and creativity. Unlike sports and religion, it’s not about physical prowess and bringing people into the fold. In short, self storage conversion takes an existing...

The answer may surprise you. We’ve all got a little bit of a nostalgic collector in us, a little bit of a wanderer with no ties, and more. But which personality trait comes out on top? Take this quiz to see if we know you better than you know yourself. ...

Let’s face it – some of us are more organized than others. But where do you truly fall on the spectrum of tidiness? Take this short quiz to find out. ...

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Similar to the challenge of moving with kids, moving with pets can be particularly difficult – not only logistically, but emotionally for some animals.  The same stressors that impact humans – including the introduction to a new home and settling in an unfamiliar neighborhood – can also send Fido into a funk. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to...

Have you ever found yourself pondering the complexities of storage units and the moving process during your daily shower? No? Well, apparently some people have. The ShowerThoughts section on Reddit gathers random, hilarious, and philosophical thoughts from people all over the Internet. We’ve rounded up the 10 funniest ShowerThoughts related to storage and moving....

We all have unique personalities, but we also tend to fit into a storage personality type! Discover these storage tips for our most popular storage personalities. The Millennial. Buying a first home is a goal of many Millennials right now. Dare to downsize to a smaller space today, and use the savings for buying your first home tomorrow. Whether you’re downsizing...

Our world is increasingly becoming more about price and less about longevity. How can you preserve memories in possessions when disposable products are the norm? Start your own family treasures based on your life’s past or upcoming milestones. Here are some long-lasting heirloom ideas, along with tips for preserving each item. Photo Albums As digital photos grow...

Ok, it’s throwback time! Seriously, even The New York Times has announced it: this year’s spring throwback style was all about the 70’s look. From the jumble of hippie-love left over from the 60’s to minimalistic silhouette, to the flared pants, suede everything, and wild patterns, the Diane von Furstenberg wrap dresses, maxi-coats worn over hot pants, it’s...

It’s no secret that moving can be a difficult process. Whether you’re relocating across the country or across the street, you’re sure to bump into a few hurdles along the way. But don’t feel too discouraged: We’ve gathered some photos of the biggest moving fails that will make you feel better about your moving process. So take a look, and if you’re in...

So-called ‘good’ reality television has to be born of something. Typically topics prey on human behavior—a flare for the dramatic, humans versus the wild, an urge to collect more than we need. The final example may be more common, although not as dramatic, as depicted in Hoarders. Most of us tend to collect more than we need. Who can pass up the dollar aisle...