September
30

Tips to preserve your memorable photographs

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The world’s best experts at storing photographs are archivists, people with up to a decade of education and hefty resources at their disposal. Although it’s unrealistic to try to store photographs exactly like an archivist would, here are some tips and tricks from the professional world that can be done at home. Use ...

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September
23

Tips for safe storage of collectibles

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Storing collectibles properly takes careful control of three major environmental conditions: light moisture temperature Light Light is bad for most collectibles, and good for none. Light exposure causes fading in wood, paper, and other organic substances. This is due to a process known as photodegredation. What ...

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September
19

Tandem truck parking available with power for your block heaters

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Jiffy Self Storage gets many requests for and questions about outdoor truck parking in Toronto during the winter. Here are some of the more common questions, along with what is all of the information you will need about Jiffy’s long-term parking service. 1. Do you provide truck storage parking services for large trucks ...

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September
16

The Top 6 Most Iconic Cars of the 1980s

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6. Buick Grand National Nothing signaled the end of the oil crisis like the popularity of the Buick Grand National. A big muscle car with terrible mileage, nothing like it would have sold during the energy crisis. However, it fit right into the world of the 1980s. 5. Volvo 760 Turbo Wagon Nothing says a 1980s ...

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September
12

How much is My Coca Cola Memorabilia Worth

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Coca-Cola is more than just a tasty beverage - it’s an ubiquitous, iconic brand, that for some has become closely associated with a classic North American upbringing. And, as with almost every brand that manages to evoke so much sentimentality, Coca-Cola memorabilia has been around for nearly as long as the brand itself. If ...

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September
9

How to keep your storage unit smelling fresh

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We pride ourselves on keeping moisture out of storage units. However, even the best-kept units can get a little musty if their renters do not take steps. Here are some easy ways to keep the mustiness down: Use vinegar. For everything. White vinegar is a natural cleaner that kills germs and mildew with acidity. You can ...

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September
2

Amazing thing to collect: Vintage compacts

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Compact collections have been a surprisingly great investment over the last decade. Compacts’ strength is their availability: compacts used to be almost as common as purses among middle- and high-class ladies. Touching up makeup was a public event, and women wanted to have compacts that made a statement. Luxury compacts ...

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