Seven Benefits of a Drive-Up Storage
23 Oct 2019

Seven Benefits of a Drive-Up Storage

If you are renting a self-storage unit, it can be overwhelming deciding which type of space is right for you. One of the often-overlooked options is the drive-up storage unit. These units are far more efficient when you have to load and unload a lot of items, or heavier pieces…

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How to Correctly Store Your China and Antiques
16 Oct 2019

China and antiques are often passed on from generation to generation. Whether you’re making a move or want to store your china and antiques away, these precious items require special care. In the case of…

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Self-Storage Do’s and Don’ts: Everything You Need to Know
9 Oct 2019

Believe it or not, there is a right and a wrong way to handle your self-storage. Not only are there many different types of storage units available, but there are also special precautions you should…

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Tips for preserving furniture in storage
25 Sep 2019

Furniture isn’t just functional; it also provides accents like pops of colour and, for the trendy, even conversation starters. But what are you going to do with them when you’re moving, downsizing, or simply redecorating?…

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Hidden storage spaces at home
18 Sep 2019

Let’s face it, Toronto is a great place to live, except when you’re faced with the realities of climbing the property ladder. The rising cost of real estate means a smaller footprint for modern condos,…

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Tips for long-term storage
11 Sep 2019

A lot of people rent out storage units for a few months while they’re away for a short time or still working out the logistics of a big move. Although that can be as simple…

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Things to store in climate controlled storage units
4 Sep 2019

City dwellers know this trade-off all too well—the perfect two-bedroom downtown or a cozy townhouse often comes with one small sacrifice: there doesn’t seem to be enough closet space. Despite all the buzz about modern,…

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How to Store Your Bicycle Long-Term
23 Aug 2019

There are some things in life that we like to hold on to. For many of us, one of those things is our bike. Considering how inconveniently shaped they are, these vehicles don’t always fit…

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Nine Rules for Self-Storage
16 Aug 2019

Are you planning to move or have you recently done so? Sometimes, moving into a smaller home is the best option in terms of cost, location, and upkeep. Despite the benefits, one of the downsides…

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How to Safely Store Your Cottage Furniture
9 Aug 2019

Cottage season has many of us packing up for cooler climes amongst the woods and lakeside. According to the Financial Post, there has been a marked increase in recreational real estate purchases within the last…

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Move Smart with 11 Must-Have Storage Unit Supplies
2 Aug 2019

Sometimes, life hands us unexpected challenges. When it comes to moving, one of these challenges can be finding sufficient space, especially when a new home doesn’t offer the same square footage or storage areas as…

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How to handle self-storage over dues.
25 Jul 2019

Your self-storage unit works like an extra attic or second basement, but sometimes it’s easy to forget recurring payments; other times, we find ourselves drowning in bills and expenses. Managing finances and making ends meet…

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Tips for Storage Unit Maintenance
24 Jul 2019

There are an estimated 48,500 storage facilities across the United States yet only 10 percent of self-storage centers had space available. That means there are a lot of Americans who have a storage unit for…

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How to Downsize your Home with a Storage Unit
11 Jul 2019

Hundreds of Canadians move homes each year. In fact, a Harris/Decima survey found that 20 per cent of Canadians have had to downsize their space. Downsizing can come from a change in lifestyle, employment or…

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Storage for Young Professionals in Toronto
3 Jul 2019

Everything changes when you get out on your own. You start to be responsible for your own decisions, bills and belongings. Living in your parent’s house often means more space to keep your valuable mementos…

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Reasons to Rent Summer Storage
28 Jun 2019

Many homeowners are now choosing to rent a storage unit over the summer season. In this latest post, we’ll look at the summer unit rental season and explore why so many are now choosing to…

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Tips for Decluttering Your Self Storage Unit This Summer
19 Jun 2019

It’s the time of the year when you’re beginning to take out items that you’ve had in storage during the winter time. Summer clothes and classic cars are taken out of their units ready for…

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Summer Storage Options for Students
11 Jun 2019

With students across the country moving home for the summer, they must consider what to do with the belongings they’ve accumulated throughout the year. Whether you’re planning on storing furniture or lighting fixtures, you should…

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Reasons to Choose Climate Controlled Storage
3 Jun 2019

When you decide to rent a storage unit, there are a number of options you can select to keep your belongings safe. Many are now choosing climate controlled units that maintain the optimal environment throughout…

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