Total Storage Solutions Blog

A woman packs up her emergency Go Bag, putting supplies like water bottles and first aid kits into her backpack

How to Prepare for a Natural Disaster

Whether it’s a hurricane, wildfire, or tornado affecting your community, it’s important to always be prepared for a natural disaster. These events can be unpredictable and strike fast, leaving you with little time to wrangle up your supplies before heading to safety. Having a natural disaster emergency kit, loaded with food, hygiene, and survival gear, […]

Read Full Article
Woman working out at home

How to Work(out) from Home 101

Don’t let social distancing and COVID-19 regulations stop you from achieving your 2021 fitness goals. From equipment-free workouts to creating space for an at home gym with self storage, discover how you can make exercising from home fun and easy with home gym ideas and equipment storage from Total Storage Solutions! How to Build a […]

Read Full Article
A person placing books into a moving box while someone else brings additional books to them.

How to Pack Items for Storage

If this is your first time renting self storage, you may not have given much thought to how you’ll pack those plastic tubs and moving boxes. The GOT Storage team in Layton, UT, is here to help protect your belongings and create an organized space. Find out how to pack your items for maximum safety […]

Read Full Article
man sitting at at keyboard playing sheet music

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 […]

Read Full Article
a pile of miscellaneous sporting goods

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 […]

Read Full Article
padlock on wooden backdrop

Choosing a Secure Lock for Your Storage Unit

If you’re renting a storage unit to keep your belongings safe, it’s important to choose a durable, secure lock that can stand up to the craftiest thieves. While facility managers address self storage security with video monitoring, pass code entry systems and other measures, dishonest trespassers could still try to gain access. Here are a […]

Read Full Article