Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Moving Checklist & Timeline | What To Do Before You Move

Since I'll be moving on September 1st, I'm starting to prepare the preparations (if you get that reference then I love you). In this video, I'm sharing my moving checklist for all the things that can fall through the cracks when we're busy trying to ready ourselves for a move. I lay things out starting 2 months before moving, but you can adjust the timeline as it suits you.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

How To Pack Mattresses & Bed Frames

Ever wonder how professional movers pack up mattresses and bedframes? Watch this video, and you'll learn the best ways to pack your mattresses and bed frames and keep them protected throughout the move. Before you know it, you'll be packing like a pro!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

How To Pick The Right Size Storage Unit

In this video, we'll help you figure out what size storage unit to get by breaking down all the most common storage unit sizes and letting you know what kinds of items will fit into each one.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

How To Organize For Relocation: Packing Tips & Downsizing

Do you know a GREAT way to organize your entire home? Move, or pretend that you are moving. Whether you are moving or not ask yourself whether you'd pay to pack, store and move this item into a new home. In today's video Lorie Marrero shares relocation, downsizing and moving tips to help organize the home. Following these strategies will make organizing and moving more productive.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

How To Pack CDs For Shipping

How to Pack CDs: If you're holding onto your CD collection, watch this video to pack them safely before shipping.

Sunday, May 6, 2018

How To Pack Your TV

We show you a simple way to box up your TV so it doesn't get damaged in your move.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Self-Storage To The Rescue!

Storage has always been a problem for many. That is why many people have to sell the stuff they love or have to live in small spaces crammed with stuff. Some do not have a place to store cars when they are away on a trip. Other people love sailing or experiencing an adventure in an RV, but cannot get one of their own due to lack of storage space. Self-storage puts an end to all these people's sorrows.

Self-storage spaces are used by different people for storing different things. These storage units are available in many sizes and as per the requirement, they can be rented out. The period of the lease can be for a few weeks to a few years depending on the need. These self-storage places are generally located in easy to access places in cities. Due to their high demand, these storage facilities are now becoming savvier both in space and technology. They have state of the art technology when it comes to their security. This includes digital locks, some of which are activated by eye scan or fingerprint, 24/7 security through closed-circuit cameras for video surveillance and alarm systems and climate control. Climate control is particularly important for the customers. This is because it ensures that the goods stored in the self-storage units are protected from dust, moisture and other agents that might damage the goods. For instance, a furniture storage unit needs to be climate controlled, especially from parasites and keeps rodents from infesting it. All this could ruin the furniture.

Uses Of Self Storage

Self-storage has innumerable uses, hence their popularity these days. Some of these uses are noted below:

* Businesses sometimes hire self-storage to store their files and important documents for which they do not have space in the office and yet cannot be destroyed.

* People, who are often on the move, prefer to have their belongings in a self-storage unit, especially if they are moving into a furnished apartment. These people also store their cars in a self-storage unit until they are back in town. They feel it is safer to leave the car in a self-storage unit due to the elevated security features that they do not have in their own garage storage.

* Many people love to own boats and RVs but cannot due to lack of space. Therefore, they turn to self-storage to store these items and enjoy their possession and use them whenever they please.

* Many people inherit furniture that they cannot put in their own homes due to lack of space. Instead of selling them, many store them in self-storage units until they move into a house where they can be placed.

Whatever the reason may be for storage, customers prefer to leave their belongings in a place that ensures security and safety from wear and tear.

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