Compass Self Storage Blog


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Offering Free Storage to Essential Services

Compass Self Storage is joining together to help our communities during these challenging times. We are continuing to make efforts to keep our stores open safely, as well as assisting essential services during the coronavirus pandemic. We are offering free storage to support these businesses while taking extra precautions to increase health and safety measures. […]

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Living the Tiny House Dream: Is It Worth It?

It’s easy to see why tiny homes have taken Florida by storm. These adorable domiciles are affordable, greener, and require much less upkeep than traditional houses. Some are even mobile for the ultimate in location independence. Although there are plenty of tiny house benefits, many will find an equal number of drawbacks. Researching the trend […]

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How to Plan Your Next RV Adventure

An RV trip can be a dream come true, whether you’re taking a large family or going it alone. It’s a great way to see the country, but it does require some serious planning to keep your road trip on track. These tips from Compass Self Storage will help you navigate everything from maintaining your […]

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All You Need to Know About Digital Decluttering

Busy lives and tidy homes don’t always go together. Travel, work, family, and friends make your life more meaningful. But mementos, receipts, gifts, and other belongings can create disorganization and chaos if they’re not kept in check. Compass Self Storage in Warren, MI, helps customers take charge of digital clutter. No matter how active your […]

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Moving Stress: How to Stay Calm During Your Big Move

Moving can be fraught with emotion. Some situations—such as downsizing due to divorce or a death in the family—are especially stressful and can make for an emotional experience. Leaving your longtime home for life in a different state can also make you sentimental and a little anxious. While it can be difficult to avoid certain […]

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Tips on Storing Your Vehicle

Do you have a vehicle taking up valuable space in your garage or driveway? Maybe you’re forced to park your company car on the street. Whether you’re looking for a place to store your classic car or you’re going out of town for a few months, Compass Self Storage can help you free up some […]

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Should I Store Musical Instruments? A Guide to Keeping Them in Pristine Condition in Storage

Properly storing your musical instruments will go a long way toward preserving them for decades to come. Learn more in this blog post!

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5 Hobbies that Benefit the Most from Self Storage

Hobbies enrich our lives, but they can also wreak havoc on our homes. Whether you’re a shutterbug or snow bunny, you need a place to stash your gear. Or maybe you need a place to practice your favorite pastime. Hobby storage allows you to declutter while making the most of your free time. Find out […]

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Should I Invest in a Storage Unit for My Home-Based Business?

As the owner of a home-based business in the Cincinnati, OH metro, you probably appreciate the independence and flexibility that come with entrepreneurship. But when the lines between your personal and work lives start to blur, it may be time to consider moving some of your operations to an off-site location. Free your house from […]

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Three Tips to Prepare Your Business for the Holiday Season

For many business owners, in and around Pittsburgh, PA, the fourth quarter brings excitement and hopes for big sales. But those last three months of the year can also be daunting, especially when it comes to organizing holiday inventory. While some companies start preparing for everything from Q4 business storage to holiday campaigns as early […]

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