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How to label boxes for storage?

How to label boxes for storage?

Let us paint you a word picture. It is midwinter and you need your ski equipment for that trip to Italy. When you were last storing items in your storage facility of choice it was July, so naturally, ski and other winter-related equipment was put there, not to overwhelm the space of the house. So, an easy job, right? You go in, pick up your skis and go, right? Well, if you are like most people, that is not really a 3-minute affair it could be. You will rumble around, trying to find the right box for quite some time. And then you have to go through the trouble of trying to rearrange the boxes back together or repack the things opened by mistake… To avoid such a frustrating scenario, you should learn how to label boxes for storage.

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Tips for finding an ideal storage unit for you

There is one thing that is crucial before you move – packing! Packing represents the most delicate job since the essence of the move is – the stuff you have to relocate to your new home. Many people postpone packing until the last minute and that is the most dangerous thing you can do. There is a very big chance for you to make a mistake so why would not you pack yourself a few days before the move? In order to make your moving easier, you should rent a storage unit where you will leave your stuff until the moving day comes. Many movers Brantford Ontario offer this kind of service and we would like to present tips for finding an ideal storage unit for you! Continue reading “Tips for finding an ideal storage unit for you”

How to Properly Store Collectable Items

People choose to collect valuable items for many reasons. Anything from the thrill of finding collectibles to making a profit buying-and-selling them is a good motivation for many to venture into this hobby. However, what they all have in common is the need to keep these possessions in the best condition possible for as long as they have them. This can be a little tricky in a time of relocation. While Dundas movers can pack and move your whole household, sometimes the time for such big transportation is not right. Whether it is for the lack of space or options, leaving your belonging in a storage unit is perfectly fine, as long as you know how to do it. This is especially important if you want to properly store collectable items. Luckily, this text has found you well and can tell you all about the matter.

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Businesses You Can Run from a Self Storage Facility

Many Canadians, such as yourself probably as you are reading this text, turn to small, home run, successful business. It is a good way to make either a bonus or a full-time income. However, problems with a business you run home is that it will soon grow beyond whatever boundary you set for them. Maybe you picked a specific room in your house, addict, basement or the garage, but find that 5 months later it has taken over all of your living space to the detriment of the comfort of you and your family. A good solution is to buy an office space, but those can be prohibitively expensive, making your business a weight on your finances rather than a welcome profit. But, there is one other option. A storage unit! It is inexpensive and yet effective for specific types of businesses you can run from a self storage facility. So, let us see what those are! Continue reading “Businesses You Can Run from a Self Storage Facility”

How to prepare your motorcycle for storage?

If you have to store your motorcycle for a couple of months, or even weeks, remember that it needs proper preparation. Otherwise, when you take it out of storage after some time, you may find that it is not working as it used to. If this happens, then you would need to take it for a reparation, which will cost you unnecessary money. In order to prevent this from happening, there are a few simple tips on how to prepare your motorcycle for storage that we are happy to share with you. Prepare your motorcycle well, and leave it up to local Dundas movers to relocate it safely. Continue reading “How to prepare your motorcycle for storage?”

How to find Cheap Self-Storage Unit

There are many reasons why someone would want to rent a storage unit. You might be moving and need to find somewhere to place your belongings temporarily. Or you just want to store the items you aren’t using to avoid clutter. Whatever your reasons, you want to find a cheap self-storage unit that is safe at the same time. Here are some tips and advice on how to find affordable storage in your area. Continue reading “How to find Cheap Self-Storage Unit”

Going green in the storage unit: Tips and Tricks

The world nowadays is not that healthy. There is a lot of pollution, whether it is air, ground or water pollution. If we continue these trends we can easily expect not so good climate that will affect all of us. The first way on how we can start being eco-friendly is by going green in the storage unit. So, we offer you tips and trick on how to accomplish this and make the first move towards a healthier planet! Continue reading “Going green in the storage unit: Tips and Tricks”

How to Pack for Long-Term Storage

When you have access things to store for a long time, renting a storage unit is the most convenient solution. Not only that you can organize it as you see fit, but it’s also the best way to keep your items safe and sound. Still, after you choose the perfect storage unit, you need to make sure to pack for long-term storage properly. The packing is very different for items that you will put in storage for just a couple of weeks and for those that you plan to keep there in years to come. Take a look at some tricks and tips that can help you pack your items for longer storing. Continue reading “How to Pack for Long-Term Storage”

The Pros and Cons of Sharing a Storage Unit

When you are in the need for a storage unit, maybe you have a friend or a college that is in a similar predicament. It makes sense that you can team up and rent a storage unit together. It will be very beneficial to your finances to pay just a half or even the third of the monthly rent. Still, sharing a storage unit isn’t such easy and simple as it may seem. It brings many challenges, so you should really explore all the pros and cons of such an arrangement. Continue reading “The Pros and Cons of Sharing a Storage Unit”