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7 Storage Unit Myths Explained

There are a few myths related to self storage that you need to know. Did you know that it’s illegal to live in a self storage unit? We debunk myths like this and bring clarity to other common misconceptions about self storage. Let’s get started! Myth #1: Storage unit...

11 Warning Signs That You Have Too Much Stuff

Is your home overflowing with stuff? Maybe it is, maybe it’s not, but you landed here because you feel stressed to a degree about having too many things in your living space. There are 11 warning signs that say you have too much stuff. Here they are: 1. You...

Is Self Storage Worthless? [5 Reasons Why It’s Not]

We’re giving a resounding “No!” to this question. You may think, “Well obviously you do! You’re a self-storage company!” Before you start thinking like this for too long, let us explain. Here’s why self-storage isn’t worthless: Some items are not used as often as others Some of your items are...

7 Self Storage Secrets You Probably Didn’t Know

Knowing these self-storage secrets will take you a long way in keeping your items safe and protected in mini storage. Most people don’t know these seven (7) secrets to self-storage. Do you? Read on to learn more. Secret #1: Climate-control matters more than you think Climate-controlled units not only...

11 Items That Are Vulnerable to Heat and Cold in Self Storage

Some items can be stored in a unit long term without climate-controlled capabilities. Regular clothes, cloth furniture, lamps, books, and metal are a few things that can be stored in a facility without temperature and humidity control. There are items, however, that need regulated temperature and humidity. Here’s a...

Preparing for Self Storage: 13 Critical Things to Remember

Preparing for self storage is easy if you know what checklist to follow. Below we talk about 13 critical things to remember when preparing for mini storage. Take a look: 1. Consider sturdy moving boxes or plastic bins Prepare for self storage by using the best boxes in your...

Do You Make These 9 Common Mini Storage Mistakes?

Those who store in a unit for the first time usually make at least one of these storage mistakes. But no fear! You’re here now so you will be well-prepared to store like a professional. Take a look at these nine (9) common mini storage mistakes: 1. No insurance...

3 Videos About Public Storage You Need to Watch

Sometimes we need a little inspiration with visuals. The three (3) videos below show you how to organize your self storage unit for optimal space and maneuverability. You may even learn something new! Organizing your self storage unit and other tips This short video offers valuable tips for storing...

Too Much Stuff? 9 Crucial Tips for Creating More Space

If you have too much stuff and need to create more space in your home, there are nine (9) crucial steps you need to take. In a sense, it’s a mindset shift. In another, it’s the elimination of items. Here’s where to begin: Tip 1: More stuff doesn’t equal...

7 Websites Every New Yorker Should Know

Being a New Yorker means knowing the ins and outs of the city, where to go, and what to eat. This list of seven (7) websites will help you be a more informed resident. Gothamist A website about New York City news, arts and events, and food. Stories are...

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