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how to keep things nice while in storage

I am a bit of a hoarder. I love collecting things and holding on to things for many, many years, but I don't like to allow my home to become cluttered. So, what did I do to ensure that I have the space to keep everything that I want to keep without it invading my home? I rented a storage unit. How do I keep things in perfect condition when they are in storage? My blog will tell you how to store all sorts of things in a storage unit without them becoming damaged as they are being stored away from your home.


3 Things To Do Before Your Next Move

Are you planning to move to a new house or apartment soon? Are you looking for ways to make the move easier on yourself and your family? Moving can be an extremely stressful time for just about anyone. This is especially true if you haven't yet found a new place to live. If your lease will be up in a few months and you've already decided that you'll be moving to a new home, there are a few things that you can start doing right now that will make moving day easier. Read More 

Tips For Packing And Keeping Guitars In Self-Storage Units

Playing the guitar can be a lot of fun, but not everyone has the time or opportunity to play for an audience. If you don't plan on playing your guitar for a while, it can be a good idea to put it in storage. That way it is not taking up valuable space in your home, but you can hang on to the popular instrument as long as you want. The more expensive your guitar was, the more carefully you should store it. Read More 

How to Properly Store Holiday Decorations

Once the holiday season is over, it's time to pull down all of the decorations until next year. However, holiday decorations can take up a great deal of space within your home when they are not being used. If you want to free up some space, you may want to consider renting a self-storage unit to hold your holiday decorations until next year. Before moving all of your decorations into a storage unit, however, you need to make sure that they are properly packed so that they do not become damaged while they are not being used. Read More 

How To Keep Your Self-Stored Items Safe From Mold And Mildew

One of the many issues you could face while keeping your belongings in self-storage is excess moisture. An overabundance of moisture can lead to more than your belongings getting wet. It can also create the perfect conditions for mold and mildew growth, which could ruin your clothes, documents and other valuables. If you want to keep mold from taking hold of your storage unit, then check out these preventative tips. Read More 

Dos And Don’ts Of Putting Wooden Furniture In Storage

At first glance, wooden furniture may seem like one of the easiest items to put in storage. It's not overly prone to mold like fabric, and you don't have to worry about it shorting out if it gets wet, as you would with electronics. The truth of the matter is, however, that wood furniture can become ruined in storage if you're not careful to pack and store it properly. To ensure your wooden dressers, tables, chairs, shelving units, and other pieces of furniture emerge in top-notch condition, follow these tips. Read More