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When blending two families into one, things can get rather stressful. Not only do you have to worry about all of the members of each family, but you also have to worry about all of their stuff. How do you make two family's worth of things fit into one house? Can you get rid of some stuff? Should you hold onto the things that aren't really needed? I created this blog to help other blended families learn how to utilize storage units as a way to meet in the middle of some of the disagreements that can arise during the blending process.

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Unlocking the Full Potential of Self-Storage: A Guide to Services Offered by Facilities
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Advantages Of Vehicle Storage Units
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Oh, Christmas Tree! Oh, Christmas Tree, How Do We Store Thee?

If you are one of those families that spends two hours assembling a fake Christmas tree, and then you have to take it all down after Christmas, you know what a pain it is. More obnoxious is the problem of storing a fake tree. The bigger the fake tree, the harder it is to store, too. As you look forward to Christmas this year, but groan inwardly about taking things down later, here are some storage solutions that could make storing your fake tree much easier: Read More 

How To Prepare Pottery For Storage

A pottery collection, either of pieces that you've made yourself or pieces that you've purchased, can take up a whole lot of space within your home. If you want to get some of that space back, but don't want to part with your valuable collection, you may want to consider renting a self-storage unit to put your pottery into. However, you need to take care to properly prepare your collection before you move it into a storage unit to ensure that it does not become damaged. Read More 

What To Remember When Choosing A Storage Unit Size

Choosing a storage space can be a bit tricky for a few reasons. One is that, in your head, the size of the unit can often expand. So what you think is the size of a 5x8 unit is a lot larger in your imagination than it is in real life. The other is that you often forget that it's not just stuff that has to be in the unit. While some people might be OK cramming everything into the storage space, you're better off organizing what goes into the unit -- but that requires more space than you realized. Read More 

3 Signs That A Metal Carport Is A Good Choice For You

When you think about protecting your car from the elements, you might think about a garage. If you do not have a garage, however, you may have to start looking at your other options. These are a few signs that a metal carport might be a good choice for you to invest in. 1. You Rent If you are a renter, putting up a more permanent structure to protect your vehicle might not be a good idea. Read More 

Fooling Thieves Into Leaving Your Storage Unit Items Alone

If you keep belongings in a storage facility, their protection from being stolen or damaged is likely to be one of the concerns you have. There are a few steps you can take in the placement of your items inside of a storage unit to help keep them from being taken should someone gain access to this area. Here are some tips you can use when putting belongings inside of storage space that will aid in further keeping them protected from theft. Read More