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Tactics for Making Use of Vertical Storage

Space is at a premium in homes of all sizes in Costa Mesa, CA. No matter the square footage, it seems we always end up with too much stuff for our living spaces. When it comes to storage, vertical space can save the day. Whether at home or at your Total Storage Solutions unit, making […]

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How Often Should You Visit Your Storage Unit?

So, you’ve got a storage unit. Congratulations! Now, you may be wondering about just how often you should visit. After all, it’s your stuff. As a general rule of thumb, most people only need to pop into their unit once every month or two. However, delicate or expensive items may call for a little more […]

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Use Self Storage for these Life Transitions

Change can be a good thing. Marriage, job promotions, and growing your family are life transitions that inspire hope and joy. On the other hand, divorce, job loss, or the death of a loved one can cause total upheaval. While you can’t prevent certain events, staying organized during periods of change can help you maintain […]

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5 Things That Should Always be Stored in Climate-Controlled Units

Plenty of sunny days and mild winters make Peoria, AZ a pleasant place to live. But heat and other weather conditions can be hard on certain types of items, even if they’re stored indoors. While standard self storage is fine for many household goods, climate control protects fragile and valuable items. No matter where you […]

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How to Make Your Move With Pets in Tow

No matter how excited you are about moving into a new home, the process can be incredibly stressful for people and pets. Moving with pets doesn’t have to be a nightmare, though. The Total Storage Solutions team has helped make relocating easier for many self storage customers in Moreno Valley, CA and other communities. We […]

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Are Moving Expenses Tax Deductible?

Until recently, the moving-expenses tax deduction made relocating for work a little less painful. As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, or TCJA, most workers can no longer ease the transition with this federal tax deduction – but some still can. Total Storage Solution, with self storage facilities in La Porte, TX and […]

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How to Turn Your Spare Room Into a Music Room

Transform any spare room into the music room you’ve always wanted. You don’t have to spend a fortune to turn unused space into an oasis for enjoying or making music. Whether for professional or personal use, a little know-how is all it takes to create just the right setting for your needs, and Total Storage […]

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Restoring and Reviving Your Sports Equipment From Long-Term Storage

It’s never too late to venture to the corners of your garage to break out that ball, bat, or racket and take a swing at an old hobby. However, some sporting equipment might be in a state of disrepair after having been in storage units for so long. Whether you’re into basketball, tennis, or another […]

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Three Ways to Banish the Dust Bunnies in Your Self Storage Unit

Dust bunnies are inevitable when you’re storing lesser-used items, but you can fight them with a little effort. Even the cleanest storage units in Murray, UT will attract dust bunnies over time. It’s up to you to make sure that they don’t multiply out of control. Total Storage Solutions has a few tips to stop […]

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