Category: Self Storage 101

How to Keep Mice Out of a Storage Unit

Nobody wants pests in their storage unit. From damaging your items, to causing issues for other renters, if pests get inside of a storage unit, it can be a real problem. And while we do everything in our power to keep them out, there are some key tips our renters should follow to minimize the…

5 Winter Storage Tips

Have you recently done a New Year’s decluttering project and are looking to clear household clutter? Or, maybe you’re moving and looking for temporary storage until your new home is ready for move-in. Whatever the reason, a self storage unit is a great option for both short-term and long-term storage options. But, when storing items…

What Not to Store in a Storage Unit

At any of our Self Storage Specialists’ locations, we will gladly store your furniture, clothing, spare appliances, holiday decorations, and out-of-season sports equipment. While the list of items we can store in our storage units is extensive, there are still a few items that are prohibited. Stolen items and those that could either cause damage…

Tips for Moving a Refrigerator into Storage

If you’re moving or renovating your home, you may be tasked with moving your refrigerator. The fridge is a big-ticket item that you’ll want to make sure is kept in good condition, whether you’re simply moving it from one location to another or placing it in a storage unit. In this post, we’ll share some…