We’ve had a very weird springtime – and not just because of what’s happening in the presidential race. If you’ll recall, early April was glorious – with lots of sunny, 60- and 70-degree days. But just when we were ready to pack away all those bulky sweaters, it got cold… REALLY cold. In fact, April 2016 was the coldest on record in over 20 years. And most of May wasn’t much better – with cooler-than-normal temperatures and tons of rain. But friends, spring is really, truly here now. In fact, it feels a lot like summer lately. (If you...Read More
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You’ve probably heard people suggesting you to have a simpler life with only necessary items. While in theory it sounds good, it’s not always so easy to implement into reality. Paring down and throwing away your belongings could be a complicated task. There are several things you can do to declutter while not going overboard and keeping your space truly feeling like a home. Eliminate Unused Items Part of decluttering means getting rid of things you don’t want or use. Commonly, articles suggest purging things you haven’t used within a certain time period. This applies to everything from clothing...Read More
As cold and gloomy as this time of year can be, many of us look forward to it for one big reason: Tax refund time! You’ve just paid for all those holiday gifts, and you’re counting on that refund to either pay off some credit card bills or replenish your savings. But what are the best ways to use that “extra” money? The average tax return is about $2,800 which is a substantial pile of cash for most of us. So it’s smart to plan carefully exactly what you’re going to do with it. Here are some smart tips:...Read More
Of all the questions we get – and believe you us, we get plenty – especially “Who does your ads?” – the one we hear all the time is “How much storage do I need?” We get it. Estimating the amount of space your belongings will require can be tricky, especially for storage virgins. Fortunately, our expert Storage Advisors have seen it all. From college students storing books and clothes in a Personal Closet (4’W x 4’L x 3’H)* during the summer months to major businesses storing their entire back inventory – and everything in between – we have...Read More
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