Avoid Storage Nightmares With These Tips For Storing Your Possessions

Posted by on Jul 26th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If you do not have enough space for everything you own, a storage facility can be an option. These units come in different sizes and can be climate controlled. Storing your things in a storage unit can expose them to moisture, insects and critters. To prevent damage, a few good practices can help. If you want to avoid storage unit nightmares, here are some tips to ensure nothing happens to the things you love: 1. Prioritizing And Organizing Items To Prevent Accidents In Storage There may be many different items that you want to store....

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Two Tips For Storing Your Business’s Important Documents

Posted by on Jul 14th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

There are many businesses that are required by either the law or professional regulations to retain their clients’ documents. This is particularly common for those in the legal or medical field, but storing these documents can be a logistical challenge. While mini storage may be one of the best options for retaining these documents without cluttering your office, it is important for you to take some steps to prevent damage from occurring to these documents while they are being stored.  Wrap The Boxes In Plastic Every box that you...

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Simple Ways To Save Money On Your Mini Storage Costs

Posted by on Jun 25th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Got too much stuff and not enough space to store it all? If so, then it may be time to rent out a mini storage unit, from a company like All American Mini Storage, as a means of having extra space to store your belongings. Before you sign a lease agreement on a unit, however, there are some steps you’ll want to take to save yourself money–especially if you’re on a tight budget. These tips will help you cut down on costs without sacrificing storage in the process. Start By De-Cluttering First and foremost, consider going...

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Keeping Moisture Out Of Your Storage Unit

Posted by on May 27th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If you are renting a storage unit in the near future, you will want to do whatever necessary to keep your belongings free of moisture. Even a small amount of moisture can cause damage like mold, mildew, rust or wood rot and ruin some of your items, making it important to take steps to avoid this altogether. Here are some steps you can take to prepare your items for storage so they stay dry and ways help keep moisture levels in your storage unit minimal. Packing To Avoid Moisture Before packing items to go into storage,...

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Understanding Weight Limits For Storage Trailers

Posted by on May 13th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Renting a storage trailer or researching how these vehicles are used? Take a look at how weight safety issues play into the equation and how to manage these vehicles. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating and Gross Axle Weight Rating These types of weight ratings involve the weight of the trailer itself, along with whatever it is loaded with. The Gross Vehicle Weight Rating includes the weight on vehicle axles, as well as on the tongue of the trailer or whatever the “fifth point” is for contact with the ground. The Gross Axle Weight Rating...

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About Me

Although it might not seem like there is a lot to using a storage facility, loading your unit the right way can save you a lot of time later. I move a lot for work, typically relocating at least once a year. Because I can't always take everything with me, I am an absolute professional when it comes to loading and unloading storage units. I know how to keep my stuff safe, report problems with my unit, and handle unforeseen circumstances. My website will teach you everything you need to know about storage units, so that you can have an excellent experience.

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