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9 tips for moving in the summer

June 21st, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Most moves take place during the months when school is out of session, aka the summer. Here in the Texas Panhandle the weather can be a bit unpredictable, but no matter how much hail or high speed winds we get, the summer is still hot. So, if you have to move in the heat, follow these 9 tips to make sure everyone makes it to the end in one piece.

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Essential Moving Day Supplies

May 24th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Whether you are moving across the country or across town, moving day can be one of the most stressful, chaotic, exhausting and rewarding experiences. There are tons of videos and blogs talking about how to pack and prepare for a move, but today, we want to focus on the specific things you need on the day. So here is our list of essential moving day supplies.

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Protect your car from hail

April 24th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

A severe hail storm can totally wreck a vehicle. So, here are some ideas you can use to keep your vehicles safe even without a garage or carport.

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Tips for a long-distance move

April 17th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Moving across the country (or in Texas across the state) can present some major hurdles. Here are some tips to make your long-distance move a success.

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Hiring movers, pros and cons

April 10th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

The age old question (ok maybe not age old, just decades old) when moving is whether or not to hire movers. Here are some pros and cons to help you make the best decision.

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Preparing a car for short term storage

April 8th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Maybe you need to store a sports car during hail season or an ATV during the winter. If you are storing any vehicle it is important to prepare it properly. In the case of automobiles, short term storage is defined as more than one week and less than six months. Follow these steps to get you vehicle ready for its time off the road.

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How to properly store paintings

April 3rd, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Paintings can present some special problems when it comes to storage. Regardless of how long you will be storing them, follow these tips to help keep them safe.

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How to move potted plants

March 27th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

What do you do when it is time to pack up and move the plants you have spent years cultivating? You follow these quick tips to make sure your potted plants make it to your new home safe, sound and ready to keep growing.

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How to move with a cat

March 20th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Our feline friends can react badly to change. So here are some easy tips to help reduce stress and help your cat make the transition to a new home.

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Best way to store coats

March 13th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

As the weather starts to thaw out, it is time to prepare your coats and jackets for storage. Storing items correctly can make sure they will be ready to go next year. Follow these two simply steps to store coats properly.

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