Tag: helpful-hints


Compass Self Storage facility in Taunton, Massachusetts.

Rotate Your Unit

Hey Compass fans, It's the lovely season of spring~ where the birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and the task of cleaning after a long winter is at hand. Obviously, you've already been going crazy cleaning your house, apartment, car, office, etc…..but have you thought about your self storage unit? It's time to head on […]

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Compass Self Storage facility in Fate, Texas.

Tips for Unwanted Pests

Hey Compass fans, We understand that you come to use to safely and securely store your items, and we take our responsibilities very seriously by providing a clean property for our tenants. We take every measure available to ensure our properties are pest free- through regular maintenance and constant vigilance. Here are a few simple […]

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Street view of Compass Self Storage facility in McKinney, Texas.

Compass’s Packing Tips

Hey guys, Here’s Part 2 to the Compass Tips ­čÖé Below we have our Packing Tips, straight from the┬áCompass team! If you have any more questions, please give us a call or stop in at your local┬áCompass┬áso we can make it easy for you. Make packing easier by planning ahead. Gather up plenty of sturdy, […]

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Compass Self Storage in Shaker Heights, Ohio.

Compass’s Storage Tips

Hey all, We have a few tips on storage from the Compass team, in order to make your self storage experience as easy as possible ­čÖé Whether you give us a call or stop in at your local Compass Storage location, our team is waiting to help you figure out what you need- whether it's choosing the right […]

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Compass Self Storage facility in Rochester Hills, Michigan.

Spring Forward!

Hey Compass fans, Don’t forget about Daylight Savings time! When local standard time is about to reach- Sunday, March 13, 2016, 2:00:00 AM clocks are turned forward 1 hour to Sunday, March 13, 2016, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 13, 2016 than the day before. There will be more light […]

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Clear Out the Clutter for the Holidays!

Hey Compass fans, Getting ready and excited for the holidays?? We have a few tips to help you declutter your self-storage unit this holiday season. Chances are, you’ll be making multiple trips to your storage facility this holiday season.  To save time, it’s important to keep it clean and organized so you can spend more […]

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Time to Fall Back!

Hey Compass fans, Today is the 1st of November: a new month to usher in the fall leaves and scents. We hope everyone had a fun and safe Halloween yesterday ­čÖé We also hope you remembered to reset your clocks for the end of Daylight Saving Time! Have you ever wondered what exactly Daylight Saving […]

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DO NOT Store- Items

Hey Compass fans, ever worry about what you can & can not store in your unit? Be sure to ask your Compass Self Storage manager for help, but here is some advice below… Here is a list of items that should not be stored in your storage unit. Rather than storing these items, consider properly disposing of […]

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Don’t Let Your Move Stress You Out!

Moving, organizing and decluttering can be a stress free experience! Spend a small amount of time planning out your move to avoid becoming overwhelmed with all the tasks involved. The following tips and tricks will help you get started: Make a Plan – Where are you going to store your stuff? – Do you need […]

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Compass Self Storage facility in Sewickley, Pennsylvania.

Home Show of the Mid-South

Although it may sound like wishful thinking, but before you know it Spring will be upon us! With home remodel on the upswing and continuing to grow, what better place to get all of the freshest ideas than at a Home Show! This past weekend we participated at the Home Show of the Mid-South at the […]

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