Picking a Storage Unit

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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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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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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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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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How To Prepare A Car For Self Storage

June 9th, 2016 - sparkysstorag

Many self storage units are rented for extra items like books, clothing, paperwork, or furniture. Some people don’t realize that self storage units are also a great option for storing a vehicle. Depending on which facility you rent from, you can likely keep your vehicle inside a storage unit while it is not being used. A self storage arrangement is often necessary for those in the military or for others that travel for work. If you must store your car, there are things you should do to make sure it is prepared.

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Self Storage For People On The Move

June 3rd, 2016 - sparkysstorag

Renting a self storage unit is a necessity for those that are often on the move. Moving is a time consuming job that takes time, money, and organization. A self storage unit helps create a smooth transition as you move from one place to another. Self storage also provides some much needed stability for those who are often undertaking this moving process for work or school. The following will discuss how self storage can help college students and those who travel for work, as well as other frequent travelers.

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Choosing The Right Self Storage Unit Size In 4 Easy Steps

April 22nd, 2016 - sparkysstorag

Selecting the right self storage unit size for your personal or professional belongings ensures you get the space you need. When you underestimate the amount of storage you need, you may end up cramming items into the unit. This increases the risk of items toppling and makes it difficult to find anything. When you overestimate the amount of storage you need, you pay more than you should. Taking the time to evaluate your self storage needs is key for choosing the proper unit size.

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3 Tips For Storing Artwork In A Self Storage Unit

April 22nd, 2016 - sparkysstorag

A self storage unit is an ideal storage solution for artists and art collectors alike. Whether you are looking for short-term storage during an upcoming move or you need long-term storage for your extensive collection, self storage gives you the space you need for as long as you need it. Taking a few extra steps to protect your valuable pieces ensures they will remain in top condition for years to come.

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How To Pick The Right Size Self Storage Unit

March 31st, 2016 - sparkysstorag

If you are moving or remodeling you may be looking for a self storage unit to keep your property safe and out of your way. There are self storage units to fit all your needs, whether you are storing the entire contents of your home or a few seasonal items. Before you choose a storage unit, it is best to find the exact size for your needs. First, you should take an inventory of your items, then research the exact sizes of storage units in your area. Finally, follow a guide to determine the best storage unit size for your needs.

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Self Storage Unit Sizes – How Much Space Do You Need?

March 8th, 2016 - sparkysstorag

If you are considering renting a self storage unit, you may be wondering exactly what size you will need. There are many reasons to rent a self storage unit, including when you need to downsize or simply want to move items out of your way. You can rent these units when renovating or remodeling to get furniture out of your way while work is being done. You can also store family heirlooms and seasonal items that need a place to go until they are needed again. It is important to know the most common self storage unit sizes and how to determine what size you will need before renting one.

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