How to Pack For a Move?

pack for a move

Moving is something we always want to do right away when we buy a new home. We always want to get it done right away since moving can be very exhausting. Need some tips on how to efficiently pack for a move? Rest assured because we’ve got you covered! This article will help you prepare to move into your new home.


Hiring Moving Help Tips

moving help

For those who experience moving from place to place, I’m with you. This is very stressful, especially when your assignment area is far away from your current place. If you’re looking for a full-service skilled mover, hiring a full-service moving company is a great option for you. Some moving companies offer additional moving services aside from transporting your belongings. Knowing what kind of assistance you need will help you choose a moving company that fits your needs.


How Self-Storage Supports Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

Self-storage is a shorter term for self-service storage. Self-service storage pertains to storage units like lockers, rooms, and containers. These units are rented to tenants most commonly on a month-to-month basis. Tenants can be individuals or businesses that need some extra space to stow their items. When it comes time for spring cleaning, self-storage units are a great way to clear the clutter.


Frugal Living And Self Storage

Frugal Living

Many people are turning toward a more minimalist lifestyle. From the tiny house movement to people choosing to live in RVs and other types of smaller spaces, frugal living is becoming more and more popular. If you are thinking about a more frugal lifestyle, you might be wondering where you are going to store all of your things.

The idea behind living a minimalist lifestyle is to get rid of most of your things and only have the very basics. However, many people have items that come from their family that has been passed down throughout the years. Perhaps you have items that are extremely sentimental, which makes it very difficult to get rid of them.


Moving During The Pandemic

moving during the pandemic

Moving is never easy but trying to relocate during a pandemic can bring with it extra challenges. Moving during the pandemic is possible, but it is important to do it thoughtfully and carefully. If you are considering moving to a new place this year, we have some tips that will make your project more efficient.


Storage Tips For Seasonal Decor

Storage Tips For Seasonal Decor

Unless you have some very weird fashion sense, season decor will spend most of the year packed away. The decorations we get out for Halloween, Christmas, or any other holiday is only appropriate for that time of year – and when we don’t use it, there’s a designated cupboard, closet, or box where it will stay. Improper storage of holiday decorations can mean that they’re vulnerable to things that can shorten their lifespan. Bugs can hide in some holiday decorations, while others can pick up issues from retaining moisture, dust, or mold. Decorations can even crack, crumble, or fall apart under the wrong conditions. That is why we have prepared a list of storage tips for seasonal decor.


How To Safely Store Mementos & Heirlooms

Safely Store Mementos

Important mementos and family heirlooms are more than just bits of junk, they are an important part of your personal history. No matter what material, size, or quantity of your prized possessions, it is important to store them properly. Your family heirlooms and treasured mementos should be enjoyed, but they also need to be protected in order to keep the memories alive. If you are wondering how to safely store mementos, our tips below can help.


Tips for Storing Your RV, Motorcycle & Boat in the Winter

storing your RV

Winter can be hard on all of us, and that goes for vehicles too! And while your car can usually hide out in a garage or even in a pop-up shelter, storing your RV, motorcycle & boat in the winter can be a little more difficult!

This can create a number of potential issues as the cold weather wreaks havoc on the paint job, the battery juice, and more. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the things you can do to keep larger vehicles warm and cozy as the nights start getting longer!


Marketing Play

Marketing Play self storage units

Just check the internet and we ran across a thread we responded to below, trying to help them out.  On the flip side, this would be a great deal.  All of the “Work” is done; this is a Marketing play.  Several states away, but what a great location to go to summer or winter.


Customer Storage Insurance Coverage

Storage insurance coverage

Storage insurance coverage is recommended for all tenants.  Since the Storage Facility owners have no ownership of the contents and are not performing as a warehouse, our insurance does not cover any contents or impact on the tenant’s valuables. We supply access to Storage Insurance through Ponderosa Insurance company LLC, known as SafeStor insurance.  This is automatically billable and payable through our Self-storage management software.