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How to Best Store Your Mattress in Self Storage

Few factors are as important to a good night’s sleep as your mattress. Maintaining its shape and cleanliness helps ensure you get the rest you need, but it can also mean putting off buying an expensive new mattress for a little longer. Yet most of us pay little attention to proper mattress storage. No matter […]

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Should I Sign a Long-Term Self Storage Lease?

There are many reasons to rent a storage unit. Off-site storage helps individuals and families of all sizes during temporary life changes. Many people also rely on storage units as long-term solutions to overcrowded work-sites and household clutter. Compass Self Storage in Conyers, FL, can help you make an informed decision about whether to sign […]

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How to Pack a 10×10 Unit Like a Pro

Whether you’re moving or simply need to free up space in your home, a storage unit can make your life easier and more organized. Make the most of off-site storage by packing your belongings more efficiently. These tips from Compass Self Storage in West Palm Beach, FL, will help you arrange your storage locker for […]

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How Much Do Storage Unit Auctions Have in Common with Storage Wars?

Although Storage Wars is considered truer to life than its imitators, the reality show doesn’t exactly depict what storage auctions are like. Compass Self Storage, with storage facilities in Taunton, MA, and other locations around the country, explains the similarities and differences between these TV shows and the real-life experience of bidding on an abandoned […]

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What Can I Do with All These Leftover Moving Boxes?

When you’re searching for moving boxes, the idea of surplus boxes is unimaginable. Once the frenzy of moving time is over, however, all that extra cardboard can become a problem. The Compass Self Storage team has been part of many moves in Whitsett, NC, and other cities around the country. We’ve found some ordinary and […]

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How to Use Music Storage in the Music City

Whether you make a living following your passion or you just enjoy making music, storing your gear properly is a must. Learn about the best ways to protect your instrument and accessories with these music storage tips from Compass Self Storage. We provide musicians with conveniently located storage units in the Nashville suburb of Murfreesboro, […]

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Surprising Ways a Storage Unit Can Save You Money

A storage unit makes easy work of keeping your home or business tidy, but did you know it can also help you save money? Find out how to trim expenses while enjoying a well-organized home or workplace. Compass Self Storage, with facilities in Providence, RI, and other communities across the U.S., explains how you can […]

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Using Self Storage for your MLM inventory

MLM (Multi-Level Marketing) businesses are up against plenty of competition. Although a global marketplace provides access to a world of potential customers, it also means you have a seemingly endless number of competitors. Streamlining your inventory handling processes could give you the edge you need. With facilities in Fate, TX and other locations around the […]

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How to be a Great Tenant (Regardless of Your Landlord)

Like most other renters, you want a landlord who maintains his or her property and treats you with respect. But you might be surprised at how much influence you have on your own living experience. Maximize your enjoyment of your new apartment while impressing your landlord with these tips from Compass Self Storage. With facilities […]

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Spring Cleaning: Your Checklist of Priorities for This Year

Spring cleaning just might be one of the most satisfying tasks we can think of. Sure, it’s time-consuming, but the results are definitely worth it. From washing the walls to deep-cleaning the fridge, this is your chance to get a fresh start. Compass Self Storage, with storage units in Lansing, IL and other towns around […]

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