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How to Keep Mice Out of Your Storage Unit

Mice are notorious for getting into everything, and storage units are no exception. If you want to keep these rodents away, or better yet, prevent them from infesting your unit, here are 3 easy steps to keep mice out of your storage unit:   Inspect your storage unit for mice How to store your belongings...

Are My Belongings Covered While in Storage?

Are my belongings covered with the proper self storage insurance? This is a question a lot of our customers ask themselves. Storage units secure your valuable items and documents, but storage facilities are not disaster-proof. Whether you plan to choose to use your storage facility’s protection policy or extend your homeowners insurance, you need to...

Do Vacuum Seal Storage Bags Ruin Clothes?

Do vacuum seal storage bags ruin your clothes? When vacuum bags came out, they quickly became all the rage. Everyone was using vacuum bags to save space when packing for a trip, a move, or storing their items in a storage unit. However, there are a few cons to using a vacuum seal storage bag,...

How to Store a Rug for Long Term Storage

How to Store Rugs Storing a rug may seem like a simple task. But to preserve its quality, there are maintenance tips and specific steps on how to store a rug for long-term storage. Here are helpful tips that teach you proper care and how to preserve your rugs for years, even if stored in...

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