Tag: helpful-hints


Compass Storage hits #72 in North Carolina!

Hey Compass fans, We are SUPER proud to announce the acquisition of three self storage centers in the greater Raleigh, NC market.  The newest Compass Self Storage centers are located at: 1401 Wendell Blvd. in Wendell, NC 1301 Parkway Drive in Goldsboro, NC 206 N. Berkeley Blvd. in Goldsboro, NC Several physical improvements are planned for the […]

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Compass Checklist

Are you moving, remodeling, or downsizing your home? Never fear, the Compass team is here to make your life easy! Here’s an easy checklist for you to follow to help streamline your stressful time ๐Ÿ™‚ Are you wondering what size unit will work best for you? Our Compass team can help you determine what size […]

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Holidays in River Grove, IL!

Happy Holidays from Compass Storage in Illinois! We're so excited for the holidays, we've decorated our office ๐Ÿ™‚ When you need self storage that is affordable, convenient and secure, you need Compass Self Storage. Our River Grove, IL, facility near Schiller Park offers self storage solutions designed to help you get organized. We make it easier. Here […]

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Confused About Sizes?

Hey Compass fans, Are you confused about what size unit you will need to fit all of your stuff? Never fear- the Compass team is here! Our goal is to make it easy for you.. Our convenient Unit Size Guide on our website will help you determine what is needed, and our local teams at our self […]

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Home/Biz Storage…

Hey Compass fans, Are you looking to reorganize your home, to make it feel less cluttered? Does it feel like your home is bursting at the seams with seasonal items like patio furniture and sporting equipment? Compass Self Storage offers a unit size and solution that is right for your storage needs. What about tidying up your office space– […]

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How to pack a storage unit…

Hello organization enthusiasts! We found an article that may seem pretty basic…packing a storage unit, what's so hard about that?! But then that's when you realize you've packed something you need waaaaay in the back, under and behind all those boxes….ouch. How to Pack a Self Storage Unit Our ceilings range from 8-12 feet high, […]

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Need Freedom From Clutter?

Hey non-hoarders! Do you have a garage that offers no extra room for your new toys? How about a house that feels stuffy & cluttered? Come to Compass, where our storage units offer you a sense of freedom! Rid your home of all the extra mess & get ready for a spring of clean living! Let's […]

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Pack Your Unit With Ease…

Hey Compass fans, One of the best ways to make your storage experience convenient and enjoyable is to plan ahead when packing your storage space. Here are few helpful tips to consider. 1. Keep a detailed list of all items – You should know exactly which items are going to be stored and keep a list so […]

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Storage Unit Access: You Should Know

Hey Compass fans, When it comes to accessing your self storage unit, not all facilities are created equal. During your hunt for storage, be sure to inquire about the following: Storage Type (Drive Up, Indoor or Outdoor Lot): Where are the storage units located on the property? Are they drive up units, much like a one […]

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Easy Answers to Selecting Your Unit

Hey Compass fans, Are you struggling trying to decide what size unit you need for all of your belongings? Never fear- the Compass team is here! (Superhero music ๐Ÿ™‚ ) Here’s a quick overview to help you answer the common question, "What storage unit size do I need?!" 5 X 5 storage unit = Regular closet 5 X 10 […]

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