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Tips For Saving On Your Moving Company

Posted by on Oct 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Saving On Your Moving Company

Thinking about hiring a local moving company to help you out with your upcoming move but are skeptical because you don’t want to overpay for your service? If this is the case, there will not be any need to worry about potentially overpaying as there are many things that you can do on your end to help minimize your moving rates. So, before you pay for movers to arrive and take on your move, be sure to take advantage of some great tips prior to your movers arrival, like the following: Minimize The Amount of Boxes:...

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Cockroach Conundrum: Dealing With Roaches In Self-Storage Units

Posted by on Jul 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Cockroach Conundrum: Dealing With Roaches In Self-Storage Units

Finding self storage units for rent is an affordable and convenient way to make extra space in your home. Unfortunately, even the most top-notch clean storage units attract critters of all types. Pests tend to flock to dark, quiet spaces, and roaches are a particularly common problem in storage units. But do not let this stop you from renting a unit to store your valuables. There are quite a few measures you can take to prevent roaches from wreaking havoc. When you use the tips below, you can breathe a sigh of relief when thinking about these...

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Moving With A Cat: Tips To Keep Things Calm And Cool For The Both Of You

Posted by on Jul 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Moving With A Cat: Tips To Keep Things Calm And Cool For The Both Of You

Cats are certainly not known to like change, and moving to a new residence is a pretty big change. The experience can certainly be stressful for a cat, but luckily, there are steps you can take to make the experience easier on your feline companion. Leave your cat’s favorite furniture in place until the last minute. Does your cat have a favorite sofa, dresser, or bed he likes to sleep on? Make this one of the last things you pack up and move. This way, even as items are being packed up and carried out around your cat, he will have a...

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Love Your Tools? Protect Your Investment With Proper Long-Term Storage

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Love Your Tools? Protect Your Investment With Proper Long-Term Storage

Whether you’re a contractor taking some time off or you just have too many tools to keep all in one location, storing your tools can be a necessary part of doing business. But storing them properly is key to ensuring the long life and safety of all your expensive tools. Here are 5 handy tips for long-term storage of quality tools. Control the Temperature. The best way to ensure that your tools don’t fall victim to moisture problems or battery issues is to store them in self storage units with climate control. Batteries should...

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Reduce The Stress Of The Moving Process By Performing These Jobs In Advance

Posted by on Jul 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Reduce The Stress Of The Moving Process By Performing These Jobs In Advance

There’s little doubt that moving can be one of the more stressful times in your life. However, a simple way to reduce some of the anxiety that you experience is to hire a professional moving service. This will allow you to move into more of an overseeing role while the experts load the truck. It’s also possible to perform some other steps that will alleviate some of the stress of your move. Here are some simple things that you can do in the days before moving day to make this big day go well. Deal With Your Houseplants It might...

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Qualities All Great Storage Facilities Should Have

Posted by on Jul 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Qualities All Great Storage Facilities Should Have

Picking the best storage unit is a big responsibility since it will affect how safe and secure your items are. Here are some of the qualities you should look for in a storage unit.  Variety of Spaces Different storage customers have varying size needs. Work with your facility to find the pricing and spacing option that meets your needs. In addition to storage units, some facilities offer large lockers for when you just need to store a suitcase or two.  Good Safety Measures Be sure that the safety profile of your storage facility is...

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Two Tips for Your First International Move

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two Tips for Your First International Move

Moving is always a stressful task, and this is especially true for individuals that are moving to a new country. For those that have limited experience with making international moves, it can be easy to make some simple oversights during the planning process that can cause the move to be more complicated than necessary. Fortunately, you can help to minimize these issues by keeping the following couple of tips in mind while you prepare for your move. Plan to Be without Large Items for the First Several Days If you are moving to a country that...

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Tips For Storing Cribs

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Storing Cribs

Your child may have outgrown their crib, but you may not be quite ready to pass it on. This is especially true if you are planning to have more children in the future. The best option is to place it in storage until you need it again. The following tips can help you prepare it for storage and store it correctly so that it will be in perfect condition when you need it next. Tip #1: Clean the mattress thoroughly Any soil in the mattress, especially urine or spilled milk, will become a major odor issue in storage. Begin by removing the cover, if...

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Backloading: What You Need To Know About This Discounted Moving Option

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Backloading: What You Need To Know About This Discounted Moving Option

If you are preparing to move, you may find yourself calling moving companies to get quotes. As you speak to a company, you may ask if there are discounts available or ways to get the quote cheaper. One option that they may give you is backloading. This is a term many people are not familiar with, yet is a great way to pay less if you are looking to hire movers to help with your move. Here is some information you should know if this is something you may be considering. What is Backloading? Backloading basically means that you are sharing a...

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A Helpful Timeline As You Prepare To Move

Posted by on Jun 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on A Helpful Timeline As You Prepare To Move

It is no secret that moving can be a lot of work. If you are preparing for a move, you might feel overwhelmed about all of the work that you need to do. Luckily, there are some steps that you can take to simplify the process and keep you organized. Here are some tips about what you should do and when. 1-3 Months In Advance At this point, you are probably feeling like you want to get some work done for the move, but don’t know where to start. One of the most important things you can do at this stage is to get organized. Since you have...

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