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How to Pack for Long-Term Storage

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”

Tips for Protecting Your Valuables in Storage

Storage units have become very popular solutions to many problems. You can use them in many situations – for storing your extra belongings, moving, keeping seasonal sports equipment and clothing, and many more. But, there is one question you need to ask yourself before you place your items inside and lock your unit. Are my belongings safe inside? This is maybe the most important thing you need to handle, especially if you have items of high value inside. That is why we will give you some tips for protecting your valuables in storage. It doesn’t matter if you store a flat screen TV or your jewelry inside, these tips are universal and will help you sleep tight knowing that no one will steal your belongings. Continue reading “Tips for Protecting Your Valuables in Storage”

Guide for using storage container pods

The amazing container PODS innovation has revolutionized the way we pack and move our things and changed the face of the moving industry. People around the world are more and more choosing this option for their relocation. They are convenient, cost-effective and available everywhere. Hence, if you are ready to give them a try, check out our guide for using storage container pods. Continue reading “Guide for using storage container pods”

Reasons You Need a Moving Inventory List

It is no secret that relocation is a hectic undertaking. As the moving day grows closer, chores seem to pile up. Before you know it, you are packing your plates in a box with sheets and wondering if its Sunday or Thursday. Do you know what would help? A moving inventory list. It will make your life during this period much more manageable and simpler. And we will demonstrate how in the following few lines. Continue reading “Reasons You Need a Moving Inventory List”

How to avoid moving injuries

If you are determined to move on your own, let your lucky star shine your way. You will certainly need it. In addition to luck, you will also need a lot of concentration, planning and organizing for conducting the DIY relocation. You have to prepare yourself for a lot of heavy lifting, but you also need to know the risks that it involves and what precautions you have to take in order to avoid moving injuries. Continue reading “How to avoid moving injuries”

Advantages of portable storage containers

Portable storage containers have many advantages that basic storage units don’t possess. They are providing the best and most comfortable way to load all your belongings quickly and safely for transportation to your home. Also, they are an excellent solution that makes unpacking much easier too. Take a look at some of the benefits of the portable storage units. Continue reading “Advantages of portable storage containers”

How to load a moving truck

Equally important as packing, is how to load a moving truck. The whole process of packing is a preparation for a better truck loading, so your belongings are transported safely. You should think twice and be sure that you obtained all the knowledge on the subject. There is a universal way on how to properly pack your moving vehicle. Moving companies have the experience and almost all do it the same way. But what about you, who maybe decided to move on your own, or you are moving for the first time? For you, we are bringing essential information from the moving process. Hopefully, you will find a way to use it. Continue reading “How to load a moving truck”

How to label moving boxes properly

Relocation has a lot of tasks that can be really overwhelming. One of the most tedious ones is certainly the packing process. Not only that you have to take care to pack your things in the safest manner, but you also have to label every single box. It can be exhausting, but it’s something that has to be done. It is very important to label moving boxes properly, and luckily there are some tips and tricks that can help you with that.  Continue reading “How to label moving boxes properly”

What are the Restricted Items in a Storage Facility

As the use of storage is steadily increasing, we see more and more people taking advantage of storage space for so many different reasons. The most common reason, however, remains moving. No matter if a person is moving long-distance or across the street, storage comes very handy if you have any excessive items that need to be put away for some time. But as it turns out, in great desire to declutter their space, people began storing some restricted items in a storage facility. Well, for that not to happen anymore, we’ve decided to come up with the list of prohibited items you should not even think about placing inside a storage unit. Continue reading “What are the Restricted Items in a Storage Facility”

How to store perishable food safely?

As you already know, perishable foods can be a bit tricky for storing. They spoil quickly and need to be stored properly in order to stay fresh and keep germs from multiplying. Eggs, dairy products, fruits, vegetables, meat, poultry, and seafood are the most typical perishable foods. The problem is that we tend to waste perishable foods a lot because they go bad before we eat them. And that is a waste we would all like to avoid. Let’s find out how to store perishable foods so they stay safe to eat, and minimize food waste. Continue reading “How to store perishable food safely?”