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How to pick the right storage unit

September 12th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

It is important to get the right storage unit type and size. Here are 3 steps for getting it right the first time.

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Summer moving tips to help you beat the heat

May 26th, 2017 - sparkysstorag

Moving is never fun, but moving in the summer presents some unique problems. But don’t worry, Sparky’s is here to help with 5 summer moving tips to make your move a success.

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Meet the best self-storage team in Amarillo

January 25th, 2017 - sparkysstorag

Sparky’s Storage Solutions has always been known for a our flamingo namesake. Our bright pink mascot certainly stands out in a crowd. However, the real reason Sparky’s differs from other storage facilities is the amazing people who work here. So, this month we want to introduce you to a fun team that makes everything run and provides our clients with the great customer service you expect for 30 years experience in Amarillo.

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6 cold weather moving tips

December 29th, 2016 - sparkysstorag

Moving is always hard, but moving in the cold presents some unique difficulties. So, here are 6 tips that can help make your winter move more bearable.

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How To Keep Musical Instruments Safe In Self Storage

December 20th, 2016 - sparkysstorag
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Musical instruments can cost a lot of money, but they can last a lifetime if cared for properly. Sometimes musicians need to place their instruments in self storage, but doing this can be risky if proper storage techniques are not used. To ensure your instruments retain their original quality, you need to store them properly. It is important to understand how to store musical instruments in hard cases, as well as drums, pianos, woodwind, and string instruments.

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8 Helpful Tips For Using Self Storage Units

November 11th, 2016 - sparkysstorag

You may be renting a self storage unit for one of many different reasons, including just needing more space. There are several ways to safely store your items in self storage. If you are going to rent a unit every month, you should protect your investment. The following are 8 tips to help you get the most out of self storage while protecting your belongings.

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4 Common Types Of Self Storage Units

November 11th, 2016 - sparkysstorag
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It is not difficult to find a self storage unit to fit your specific needs. Most facilities have a wide variety of units with different sizes and features. Whether you need to store extra business files or protect family heirlooms, there is a self storage unit for you. Read on to learn about the different types of units available to rent, including outdoor units, business storage units, and boat storage.

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Packing For Storage: Long Term And Short Term

July 27th, 2016 - sparkysstorag
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People use self storage units for various reasons and for different amounts of time. Some may rent a self storage unit temporarily to house their seasonal decor. Others use this service to store possessions for a long period of time. There are different steps you should take when packing for storage depending on whether you need a long term or short term solution.

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Long Term Self Storage: Frequently Asked Questions And Answers

June 30th, 2016 - sparkysstorag

Many people use self storage on a long term basis for various reasons. Self storage is a great option for those looking for a safe, secure place to store their extra items. However, renters should be aware that over a long period of time, items can be damaged if they are not properly stored. Before storing your belongings, you should be aware of potential hazards and best storage practices. The following will answer some of the questions you may have about storing various items in long term self storage.

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4 Common Reasons For Renting Self Storage

June 30th, 2016 - sparkysstorag

Renting self storage is beneficial to many people, whatever their reasons for renting a unit may be. Most facilities have self storage units in a wide array of sizes, so renters can store anything from a motorcycle to a filing cabinet. There are several common reasons why a person may choose to use self storage. These reasons include decluttering to sell a home, dealing with major life changes, remodeling a home, or downsizing a home.

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