Tag: self storage


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How to Store Your Watercraft for the Winter

Lake life is one of the best parts of spring and summer. Whether you spend your days fishing, skiing, cruising, or kayaking, being out on the water can be lots of fun. As temperatures dip, however, it’s time to consider putting your watercraft up until next year. Storing your boat is easy, especially if you […]

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How College Students can Make Living at Home Stress-Free

As a college student, remote learning certainly has its perks, as does living at home or with family instead of on campus. However, COVID-19 concerns and precautions this year have left many university students with no choice in either matter. Schools such as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have already opted to […]

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How to Keep Your Retail Business Clutter-Free

As any retail business owner knows, your customers’ first impression of your store could be the deciding factor in whether or not they make a purchase. If your store feels cramped, cluttered, and uninviting, it’s possible they may move on to other shops.  If you have more inventory than space to keep it, what can […]

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Why Event Planners Should Utilize Self Storage

If you’re an event planner, staying organized is one of the most important parts of the job. Keeping track of invoices, contacts, and your own decorations and supplies can feel like a lot of work. It’s an even bigger priority if you, like many wedding and event professionals, work out of a home office. Eventually, […]

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The Benefits of Medical Supply Storage

As a pharmaceutical sales rep, you’re on the go often. From scheduling and attending sales meetings with healthcare providers to cultivating leads in your territory, there isn’t much room for downtime. Plus, if you’re adding industry conferences, continuing education seminars, or incorporating field research into the mix, every minute of the week counts. With so […]

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How Realtors Can Use Self Storage

When showing potential buyers a home, realtors know how important the first impression is. If the house you’re showing feels cramped and cluttered with the current homeowner’s unmoved furniture or personal belongings, potential buyers’ first impressions could be ruined. To ensure a good first impression of the homes you show, you might want to explore […]

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How Self Storage Can Benefit Your Home Service Business

It’s important for home service business owners to maintain their teams’ efficiency and productivity during these unusual times. From plumbing and landscaping to contracting and electricity, it can be difficult to find creative, affordable storage and office space solutions for your home service business.  Rather than rent exta traditional office space or workshops, discover the […]

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Your Comprehensive Moving Timeline Checklist

Are you moving soon? Does the prospect of packing up your entire life give you anxiety? Whether your relocation plans take you just down the street, to a new city or state, or even to an entirely new country, moving can feel like a daunting task because of all the—well—moving parts. It doesn’t have to […]

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Your Spring-Cleaning Checklist for a Spotless Home

Spring has sprung, and the flowers have bloomed. You know what that means: It’s a great time to take a deep dive in your spring cleaning! Follow this cleaning guide for a fresh start in your home before summertime. 1. Stick to a schedule Start by marking your calendar and setting some time aside for […]

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Should I Live in the City or the Suburbs?

For anyone thinking of relocating, the question of city life versus suburban living can be daunting. If you’re considering moving to the Detroit area, either choice can be a rewarding one. From Detroit’s thriving Midtown neighborhood to the tiny suburb of Royal Oaks, the area offers plenty of excellent options for settling in. At Compass […]

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