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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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How to Keep Your Gifts Safe this Holiday Season

Unfortunately, “porch pirates” (thieves who steal packages that are delivered to people’s homes) are on the rise nationally, but Compass Self Storage is here to help keep your gifts safe this holiday season. With the end-of-the-year holidays right around the corner, the number of packages delivered to your home increases exponentially. Cyber Monday is the […]

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How Should I Organize eBay and Etsy Inventory?

Platforms like eBay and Etsy provide re-sellers, crafters, and wholesalers with access to an international marketplace. But it soon becomes clear to most sellers that all that inventory takes up a lot of space, especially if you’re also creating your wares to sell. What’s the solution? Whether you decide to keep storing your products at […]

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Tips for Home-Based Business Owners

As a home-based business owner, you face unique challenges that other businesses don’t. Depending on your business model, you probably wear, at any given time, several hats. You might start your morning as a salesperson, spend time in the afternoon as a social media strategist, and field phone calls before dinner trying to resolve customer […]

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Could Your Vintage Toys In Your Storage Unit Be Worth Something?

Whether you’re a child of the ‘90s or grew up during the days of Camelot, you may have a small fortune gathering dust in your attic or basement. Collectors of vintage toys may even be looking for those inexpensive stocking stuffers from Christmases past. Whether you head to your storage unit or dig through your […]

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How to Adjust to Living in a Tiny Space

When you live in a dorm, tiny apartment, or small house, every bit of square footage counts. Whether you’re downsizing, a first-time renter, or going away to school, studio storage tips from those who have been there can help you make the most of a compact space. From smart furniture and decor choices to student […]

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The Skinny on Storage Insurance

Renting a storage unit is a great way to safeguard certain valuables and everyday items. From storing computer equipment to keeping holiday decorations out of the way in the off-season, self storage protects your belongings from theft and the elements in Cold Spring, KY. Even the best-protected facilities aren’t immune to exterior hazards, but storage […]

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