Why Use a Shipping Container For Temporary Business Storage?

Many companies run out of space in their stockroom or consider renting a warehouse in order to cope with all of their stock movements. However, a more cost-effective solution may be purchasing shipping containers as a stopgap measure instead. If you have never considered using shipping containers to keep your firm's stock in, then you should read on to find out about why they are such a good solution. Instant Storage [Read More]

Preparing a Rug for Storage

A good rug can withstand the pressure of any furniture placed on top and constant foot traffic. This durability means that it can just be casually tossed into a storage unit and will come out as good as new, right? Not quite. Although a good rug is designed to last, you'll need to properly pack it to make sure it stays in its original condition while it's in storage. Don't worry, because it's very simple. [Read More]

4 Tips for Helping Your Child Pack Up and Move to University

Helping your child move to university is emotional enough—don't let packing stress make things even harder. Here are four tips that will help make the move a breeze. Be Organised When Packing The biggest difference between moving to a new house and moving to university is that the latter involves splitting belongings between two locations. If you pack something into the wrong box when moving house, it'll be a nuisance when you get to your new home, but you will find the item eventually. [Read More]

Two Tips to Remember if a Deceased Family Member Has Left You a Storage Unit Full of Items

If a family member who passed away recently stated in their will that they wanted you to have the items that they had been keeping on a self-storage property, you might be interested in the following tips. Bring along proof that you are now the owner of the unit's contents When you decide to pay a visit to the storage facility to look at what's inside the deceased's unit, you must bring with you some evidence that you now own the contents of that unit. [Read More]