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Storage Unlocked – How To Store Everything

The reality is that most of us have more stuff than we can store in our living spaces. You may yourself needing a storage pod to to tuck away items that just won’t fit in your home. But is there a method to the madness of storing all your extra stuff? You bet there is! The folks Next Door Self Storage at have put together some visuals on how to store items properly, things such as electronics, clothing jewelry, furniture and so much more.

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The First Month: Move-in Checklist

Moving is an interesting time where the is the opportunity to embrace new experiences and possibilities. It can also be a most stressful time if proper planning is not put into order. If you are planning to move in the near future or you’ve just finished the process of moving, here is a visual week-by-week breakdown of some of the most important tasks to complete during the first month of your move. We have also included a textual version below the infographic.

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The Sparefoot Guide to Self Storage

In the following infographic, Sparefoot provides a guide to self-storage and answers the following questions – what is self storage. how much storage space should I rent, how much does a storage unit cost, do I need to reserve a storage unit, what can I keep in my storage unit and more.

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A Stress Free Checklist For Moving

Most of us do not relish the idea of moving from one location to another. That being said, it is important to get organized well in advance of a big move so that "moving day" does not come as a shock when the big day arrives. Make sure you have enough boxes and moving...

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The Know-What Guide of Self Storage

Here is an infographic that provides valuable information about self-storage including the various types of self storage that are available, how many boxes you can place in your storage unit, things to check when renting self storage, what things should not be placed in self storage, and more.

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A Moving Timeline for a Successful Move

Moving from one location to another can be very stressful. Many don’t even know where to begin when it comes to packing, moving and storing. It is important therefore to establish a checklist and prioritize the list based on urgency. Here is an infographic that provides a moving timeline for a successful move and compiled it into the following infographic.

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Space Saving Ideas of Small Garage Storage

If you are like most people, finding usable garage storage space can present many challenges. This is why smart garage organization is the key to making the most use of the space you have. In this infographic, explore various ways on how to maximize garage space as well as keeping things organized and clutter-free.

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Getting Organized With Portable Storage

When using a portable storage container, make sure you know how to correctly pack and secure items in it. This will help you to make the most out of the space that you have as well as making sure items stay safe and secure. In the following infographic, take a look at everything you need to know about how to get organized and have a successful moving experience with a portable storage unit.

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How the Little Guy Finishes First: iCan vs PODS

How do we stack up? When you’re starting a new, family-owned and operated business, you often look to the big guys to see how they’ve done it – and where you can improve. And then it’s your job to make sure you keep measuring yourself to see if you still stand out,...

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Time to Renovate!

Spring is here and that means it's time to emerge from hibernation. But when you do - what do you see? Is there something about your home that can use sprucing up? Updating? Or maybe you've been indoors so long that now you KNOW you need to renovate the indoor space....

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