Posts Categorized: Tips

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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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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Picking the right storage lock

March 6th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Whether you have a storage unit or need to secure your storage shed at home, the right lock is essential, and we recommend disc locks. These locks are a standard in the industry for several reasons.

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7 tips to get the most out of self-storage

March 1st, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Whether you are storing for a few months or for a few years, a little bit of planning can go a long way. Regardless of where you store, we want to make sure you get the most out of your unit, so here are 7 tips to help you do just that.

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Tips for organizing shoes

February 27th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Even if you are not a shoe collector, organizing shoes can present a hurdle. So, here are 3 tips to help you herd your boots, sneakers, pumps and more into order.

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How to pack wood furniture

February 20th, 2019 - sparkysstorag

Moving or storing wood furniture can require a bit of extra forethought and protection. Here are some tips to make sure everything stays in tip top shape.

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