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Choosing A Highly Secure Storage Facility

Posted by on Jul 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Choosing A Highly Secure Storage Facility

If you have to put all of your earthly belongings into a storage locker, you need to make sure that your stuff stays safe. You might not think you have much worth stealing, but it’s better to be safe than to lose memories and start over from scratch because some thief raided your locker. Thus, you should evaluate any storage facility you consider placing your belongings in to make sure that it is highly secure. Here are some things to look for in a storage facility: Masonry Wall A storage facility surrounded by a chain-link fence will...

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Tips For Keeping Your Valuables Secure In Your Storage Unit

Posted by on Jun 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Keeping Your Valuables Secure In Your Storage Unit

When you wish to store high-value items in a storage unit, it’s a good idea to shop around until you’ve found a self-storage facility that offers a high degree of security. Limited access, security cameras and even a nighttime security guard can help to make you feel safe about keeping your valuable possessions on the premises. Beyond these details, however, it’s important to do your best to keep the valuables secure within your unit itself. Even if the risk of a break-in is extremely low, you’ll have the peace of mind...

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Tips For Long-Term Use Of A Storage Unit

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Long-Term Use Of A Storage Unit

Do you need to clear out a few rooms in your house because the clutter is contributing to a rodent problem? You can get rid of the clutter and still have access to your belongings if you opt for putting everything in a self-storage unit. Take a look at the article below to learn how you should store your belongings in a self-storage unit when they will be in there for a long time. Store Items in the Right Climate The worst thing that you can do is store your belongings in a self-storage unit that is too hot or cold, as it can lead to them...

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How To Properly Store Books And Magazines

Posted by on Jan 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Properly Store Books And Magazines

When you store items in a self-storage unit, you need to consider the material they are made so you know how to properly store them. With paper items like books and magazines, you are trying to protect the material while also using the right boxes and preparing them correctly. Here are some tips for storing books and magazines. Prepare the Books First Your books should be clean and dust-free before you start packing them up to bring them to storage. Books get dusty over time, especially hard covers, so take a feather duster to them and make...

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Preserving Your Wedding Dress While In Storage

Posted by on Nov 5, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Preserving Your Wedding Dress While In Storage

Your wedding day should be one of the best days of your life and your wedding dress adds to that excitement. Even though you will only be wearing your wedding dress for a few hours, you will still spend a good bit on it. In fact, the average amount spent on a wedding dress in 2013 was $1281. This is a lofty investment for a dress that is only worn for a short time. To help make the investment more worthwhile, many brides are choosing to resell the dress or pass it down to their daughters. In order to be able to do this, you have to make sure...

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Four Tips If You Are Faced With An Unexpected Move

Posted by on Nov 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Tips If You Are Faced With An Unexpected Move

If you are in a situation where you need to move ASAP, this might feel overwhelming. Keep calm and try your best to get through the next few days. Moving quickly involves different strategies than a planned out move will call for. Here are four tips to help you get through an unexpected move. 1. Calling All Moving Companies Movers book up fast, but you never know if a professional moving company has had a last minute cancellation. Plead your case and be available at any hour for a move and offer to pay in cash. Professional movers will make...

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Protecting Your Electronic Equipment In A Storage Unit

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Protecting Your Electronic Equipment In A Storage Unit

There are many times in life where you may find you need a storage unit. Perhaps you are moving from one home to another and you need a place to temporarily store your items. It could be that you are going out of the country for a while and need storage. Maybe you just have run out of room and you want to make sure that your belongings are safely stored. It does not matter the reason why you need storage, the most important thing is that you have a good and secure storage unit. This is especially true when you have expensive electronics that...

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Extra Services To Look For In An International Relocation Company

Posted by on Oct 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Extra Services To Look For In An International Relocation Company

An international move is both exciting and stressful. Not only do you have the regular stresses of packing up house, you also have a new country, culture, and sometimes language to adapt to. The key to a successful move is to find a relocation company that handles more than just the logistics of moving goods. They should also help you with the logistics of moving your family. The following are a few key services to look for when planning an international move. Orientation Services An orientation service provides your family with tours and...

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Effect Of Moisture On Printed Circuit Boards

Posted by on Oct 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Effect Of Moisture On Printed Circuit Boards

Where do you keep your electronics—the ones you don’t use, but want to store for future use? If the basement is your chosen storage place, then you might as well throw away these appliances. This is because the basement is prone to moisture, and moisture can wreak great havoc on your electronics’ printed circuit boards. Here are four ways in which this may happen: Corrosion PCBs are designed with many materials, including metals such as copper. Exposing metal to moisture leads to corrosion. Corroded conductors have higher...

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5 Tips For Moving When You Have Young Children

Posted by on Oct 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 5 Tips For Moving When You Have Young Children

Ask for Help Packing up a house and moving everything is much easier without children underfoot. If you’re moving soon, don’t be afraid to ask for help from your family or friends– having someone take care of your children for an afternoon can give you valuable time to prepare for your move. When moving day comes, it is a very good idea to arrange for your kids to be cared for at someone else’s house if possible so you can focus on the move.   Hire a Moving Company Professional movers (such as those from Bell...

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