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4 Important Questions To Ask Yourself When Renting A Mini Storage Unit

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Whether you’re downsizing or need a safe storage space for your off-season vehicles/equipment, renting out a mini storage unit can be a smart solution. However, with so many options when it comes to storage facilities and specific units, choosing the one that’s right for you can be a challenge. Before you begin obtaining storage quotes from local facilities, it can be helpful to narrow down your specific needs by asking yourself a few important questions. Read More»

How Do You Determine How Much Warehouse Space You Need?

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You may be thinking of moving your business into a new warehouse space or distribution center. It could be possible that your old or current space has become too small or no longer meets your needs. How do you determine how much warehouse space you need for your growing business? Think of Your Sales Growth One thing you need to consider when moving to a new warehouse and determining what size you need is to think of your sales growth. Read More»

How To Properly Store Clothing

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Your wardrobe consists of items that you use every day, but over time your entire collection can grow and take up a massive amount of space within your home. Whether you want to simply free up space in your closet or store your items until siblings or children are large enough to wear them, you may want to consider renting a storage unit to keep your clothing in. However, before you move your clothes out of your home, you need to make sure that they are properly protected against potential sources of damage. Read More»

4 Features About Look For In A Self-Storage Unit

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If you need to use a self-storage unit to keep some of your belonging in storage, there are a few features that you need to look for in your storage unit. You want to find a storage unit that offers insurance, has affordable pricing, solid security and extended hours. #1 Insurance The first thing you need to ask about when looking at self-storage units is what kind of insurance coverage they offer. Read More»

Living With Your Parents Temporarily? 3 Reasons Self-Storage Can Be Useful

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Moving in with your parents after some time away can be a great way to save money or assist them if they need somebody living with them temporarily. If living with them is only going to be a temporary experience, you may not be interested in bringing all of your items with you to their home. Instead, it’s a good idea to look into how self-storage can be a useful accommodation for you. Read More»

Storage Trailers For Your Camping Gear – How To Care For Your Gear

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Do you love getting out into the wild for a week or weekend of camping? Do you run into the common issue of not having enough storage space for all of the gear that you need for a relaxing trip? If you struggle to keep your camping gear organized and out of the way, it’s time for you to consider a storage trailer. Here, you will find a few tips that can help you pack up your camping gear and keep it organized, clean and in ready-to-use condition: Read More»

3 Types Of Self-Storage To Look Into

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Storage is a great option for those who just don’t have enough room for their possessions but who don’t want to get rid of them. Self-storage is often an option that many look into after a move, whenever they have a lot of collectibles, or whenever they inherit someone else’s possessions. When it comes to self-storage, there are plenty of options available that many may be unaware of. Here are three types of self-storage to look into. Read More»

Selecting Quality Storage Features For Electronics

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Do you plan on putting away a few computers, televisions, speaker systems, gaming consoles, or other consumer electronics? If they’re getting too old to be relevant, but still worth revisiting and your home isn’t big enough to keep everything at once, self storage is a great way to make some extra room. Unfortunately, consumer electronics aren’t always built to withstand the storage standards in some of the most basic storage facilities, especially if you live in a hot or humid area. Read More»

Renting A Storage Unit: Supplies To Buy Before You Rent

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When you are ready to rent a self-storage unit from a place like Afford It Mini Storage, you’ll need some supplies to get organized and protect your items while they are stored away. Use this guide to stock up on everything you need, and make the process of moving in to your storage unit a bit easier. Garage Cabinet Set Garage cabinet sets aren’t just for the garage. They can be used to create an organizational system in your storage unit. Read More»

Placing Your New Carport

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Acquiring a carport may seem like the best event in the world if you’ve been parking out in the open. No longer will you have to worry about harsh sunlight, heavy rain, or other weather phenomena like hail impacting your car. But if you place that carport in the wrong spot, or don’t install it correctly, you could find that carport isn’t as helpful as it should be. Here’s what to do to ensure the carport works as advertised. Read More»