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Common mistakes to avoid when storing art
28 Apr 2022

10 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Storing Art

When storing valuable pieces such as fine art, antiques, and paintings, it’s important to follow a few extra steps and take your time in packaging and transporting these items. Things such as these can be costly and even impossible to replace, depending on how rare or expensive they are. Fine…

Reasons your small business should rent a storage unit
20 Apr 2022

Do you have a small business that is thriving and needs some room to grow? If so, you may have come across the idea of self-storage before. It can help your small business cut down…

How to clean your antiques before storage
12 Apr 2022

When it comes to storing your antiques and family heirlooms, you will want to take some extra precautions to make sure these items are protected for the time you are storing them. The first step…

Tips for organizing your important documents
4 Apr 2022

Organizing your important documents is essential to your everyday life and your business. Both personal and professional documents should be stored properly so that they stay in pristine condition, should you need to rely on…

Tips for spring cleaning
30 Mar 2022

With spring just around the corner and the days getting warmer and brighter, it’s no surprise that many people will be looking forward to decluttering their homes and letting some fresh air in. Spring cleaning…

How to properly store inventory in a storage unit
24 Mar 2022

A thriving and growing business always has a plan when it comes to storing inventory and excess stock. Whether your business is just starting up or has been a staple in the community for many…

Why you should rent a self-storage unit while moving
15 Mar 2022

Moving can be a tiresome and exhausting process, especially if you are ill-prepared. Renting a self-storage unit can help you to be better equipped once moving day arrives, and gives you some security and peace…

Top questions to ask when renting a storage unit
10 Mar 2022

Renting a storage unit in Toronto and the GTA can be a convenient and affordable way to gain more space for your personal belongings or for your business. A storage unit can help you to…

Advantages of using a self-storage unit for inventory management
21 Feb 2022

Are you a business owner or entrepreneur thinking of ways to reduce costs while efficiently organizing and managing your business inventory? For some businesses, this is an ongoing struggle. Rather than getting down in the…

A beginner’s guide to self-storage rental
15 Feb 2022

If you are not too familiar with self-storage and its multiple uses, you may be wondering how it can improve your life and how you can begin using self-storage in an impactful way.  Luckily, we’ve…

Why you should consider climate-controlled storage for clothing
9 Feb 2022

You invest a lot of time, money, and effort into creating the perfect wardrobe that works for you. If you are someone that frequently acquires new clothing pieces and enjoys making a fashion statement, this…

Mini-storage vs. self-storage: What’s the difference?
3 Feb 2022

While on the hunt for a storage unit that suits your needs and circumstances, you may have come across two different terms: “self-storage” and “mini-storage”. Although both refer to storage units used to keep goods,…

Everything about heated storage units
28 Jan 2022

If you or someone you know has been on the hunt for the perfect storage unit or storage facility, then you’ve come to the right place. Before you sign the lease and commit to a…

Self-storage unit for your ecommerce business
26 Jan 2022

When renting offsite storage space for your online business, you might be thinking of alternative storage solutions that save you money while still being convenient and safe. Here at Jiffy Self-Storage, we understand your concerns…

Document storage mistakes
14 Jan 2022

When considering document management for your business, it’s important to find a storage facility that is safe, secure, and climate controlled. Make sure to do your research beforehand so that you can ensure the storage…

Decluttering and organizing your office space
12 Jan 2022

Your work life should ideally be organized in such a way that makes business easier for you. If you are someone whose work space is always cluttered or dirty, it’s no surprise that you may…

How to store holiday decorations
24 Dec 2021

It’s a great feeling when you open up your holiday decorations from the storage container that you held them in all year long. You see the flash of cheerful colours, sparkles, and the promise of…

Storing statues in a storage unit
22 Dec 2021

Antique and fine art statues are some of the most prized possessions amongst art collectors and artists. They value them for their connection to history, beauty, and for the effort that goes into creating them.…

Differences between short- and long-term storage units
10 Dec 2021

When considering renting a storage unit, two important factors that come into play are the size of unit needed and the length of time you need it for. You might require the unit for only…

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