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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—plus, with climate controlled storage, you can even protect temperature-sensitive items. Unfortunately, even the best-protected facilities […]

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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. But no matter where you live, you can do it with a little planning […]

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Spring Cleaning for Your Car

With warm weather typically comes the desire to spring clean your home, declutter your closets, and prepare for the upcoming summer. One area that many people often forget? Their cars! Whether you’re a daily commuter or only hit the road a few times a month, spring cleaning your car is an essential part in making […]

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How to Keep Holiday Gifts Secret

Shopping for gifts for your loved ones during the holiday season should be an enjoyable process, and keeping them a secret is a part of the fun. We all love the ease of shopping online, especially when we have lots of people to shop for, but it can be difficult to keep online orders a […]

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How to Handle the Logistics of a Home Improvement Project

Preparing for a home renovation can be a big task filled with excitement. From remodeling your kitchen to replacing the carpet in your living room to wood, a home improvement project involves a lot of preparation. Compass Self Storage has tips on how to handle the logistics of the process, such as financing and living […]

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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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