Packing for Storage Archives - Sparky's Storage

Posts Categorized: Packing for Storage

Preparing a car for storage

November 28th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

If you are storing a car for longer than a week and less than 6 months follow these steps to properly prepare it.

Read More

Protect dishes from the cold

November 14th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Sudden temperature changes can damage fine china, crystal and ceramics. Here are some top tips to protect you dishes during a cold move or storage.

Read More

Essential self-storage supplies

November 7th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Thinking of getting a storage unit? Here are four essential self-storage supplies that will make it a great success.

Read More

How to prepare a motorcycle for storage

October 31st, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Protect your motorcycle during the winter by storing it out of the elements. Here are three tips on how to prepare a motorcycle for storage.

Read More

Avoid these storage mistakes

September 27th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

When you find yourself in need of self-storage it is often because something has happened or is about to happen. Picking a storage facility is normally not a drawn out decision, but before you sign the lease and pack everything up, read through these common mistakes to make sure you avoid them.

Read More

Washer and dryer, proper packing

September 19th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Many people fail to properly prepare their washer and dryer for moving or storage. Follow these steps to make sure everything works properly when plugged back in.

Read More

Avoid wrapping in newspaper

September 5th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Wrapping items in newspaper is common when moving, but that is not always a wise choice.

Read More

What you never store in a unit

August 22nd, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Here are some things that you should absolutely never store in a storage unit.

Read More

How to pack musical instruments

August 15th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Musical instruments are expensive and also sensitive to temperature and dust, so here are tips for safely storing them in a unit or at home.

Read More

3 tips for protecting your items from pests

August 9th, 2018 - sparkysstorag

Whether storing at home or in a facility, take precautions to prevent pests by following these 3 tips.

Read More