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Packing It All In: How to Make Full Use of Your Moving Truck

Moving is exhausting work. From finding a new home to designating a place for each of your belongings, sometimes it seems like the hard work will never end. Loading and arranging items in your moving truck as efficiently as possible helps make the job a little easier. With storage units in Camarillo, CA and other […]

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Turn Chaos to Clutter-Free This Chaos Day

Did you know there’s a day each year reserved to recognizing the chaos that makes up our lives? Yep, it’s November 9, and the sole purpose is to do one thing to try to put a little order into your life. This year, we recommend getting a head start on cleaning up your Costa Mesa, […]

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Prepping and Storing Large Household Appliances

Large appliances are a hassle to move and can take up valuable space in your Stanton, California home. If you’re replacing a washer or fridge, and want to hang on to your old one to sell or pass on, use nearby Stanton self storage to make the transition a breeze. These large appliances can require […]

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Calling All Artists to Costa Mesa Self Storage

Costa Mesa is one of California’s most vibrant cities, and with an official motto of “City of the Arts“, no wonder that artists are drawn here. If you’re an artist and aren’t taking advantage of self storage, we’ve got some tips to share with you! Keep your art in pristine condition for years, and out […]

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Use Self Storage to Expand Your Home Business

Starting and running a home based business is a dream come true for many people. You get to be your own boss, you control your work hours and you don’t have to worry about a daily commute. But running a home-based business isn’t all positive – it can also be stressful. Depending on what kind […]

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Dorm Room Storage Tips for Students

Home to four higher education institutions, students flock to Riverside, California every year. More than 50,000 students call Riverside home, creating a need for student storage. Space is a precious commodity in most dorm rooms, especially since you’re sharing the space with another person. Using every inch possible is essential to living comfortably. Total Storage […]

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How to Fill Your Home with Life – Not Things

Over the years, it’s easy to build a collection of barely-used belongings. Items get thrown into boxes, packed into closets, or tossed into household storage without another look. Even the usual decluttering can result in simply transferring the clutter elsewhere in the home, such as your basement or garage. Use these self storage tips from […]

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Planning the Ultimate RV Adventure

As temperatures climb in Avondale, Arizona and summer energy courses throughout the state, many residents start dreaming of hitting the open road for a little adventure. Get your RV out of self storage in Avondale, Arizona and follow these steps to get started on the ultimate journey. Step 1: Removing Your RV from Storage The […]

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4 Signs You May Have Hit the Jackpot with Your Antique

Hit reality television shows have brought storage auction entertainment to peoples living rooms around the world, displaying how turning mere minutes of storage unit viewing can become profit. On Storage Wars, professional buyers are allowed to view the contents from the door for only 5 minutes, and make a purchase decision based on what they […]

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