Storage Tips and Hacks

18 Dos and Don’ts for Packing Portable Storage Containers

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by Sofia Rivera Posted on March 25, 2024

Thinking of renting a portable storage container? Good call! Before you get loading, though, check out these 18 dos and don’ts about what can and can’t go in the containers and how to get the most out of them.

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White Elephant Gift Ideas That Won’t End Up In Storage in 2024

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by PODS Posted on November 13, 2023

When the holiday season rolls around, you’re almost guaranteed to have at least one White Elephant gift exchange (also called Dirty Santa or Yankee Swap). Rather than spend your hard-earned money on something someone is bound to toss, we suggest checking out these White Elephant gift ideas for presents that are fun and functional. From gifts under $25 to spendier options over $100 and picks that are just flat-out funny, check out these ideas for your next gift exchange.

 

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What Can I Store in a Non-Climate-Controlled Storage Container? Here’s What You Need to Consider

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by Kat Piccolo Posted on October 19, 2023

Whether you’re moving or simply making extra space in your home, placing things in storage for a little while is sometimes the best option. But should you spring for climate-controlled storage? Or is it a waste? Take a look at all your options, including an alternative that may actually prove to work better all-around.

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Choosing the Right Kind of Storage Boxes

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by Ivonne Spinoza Posted on April 26, 2023

When you pack your belongings away in a storage unit, portable container, or even at home, it’s essential to use the appropriate containers. Ensure your items stay organized, dry, and damage-free with the right storage boxes.

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Storage 101: How to Make Long-Term Storage Work for You

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by Karen Dybis Posted on April 20, 2023

Time to start looking into long-term storage options? We’re here to help. Don’t just go with the first company you hear about. Instead, go with one that not only stores your stuff well but also makes you feel confident that everything will be just as you left it when you return. Learn more now!

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Climate-controlled storage: Is it worth the cost?

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by LB Gabriel Posted on April 20, 2023

If you have belongings that can be altered by certain temperatures, climate-controlled storage may be your best solution for long-lasting protection. This is a more expensive option, though, so it helps to know what climate-controlled storage is, the costs associated with it, and what types of items require this level of care. Learn all about it now.

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Smart Ways to Cut Storage Costs

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by Liz Taylor Posted on January 6, 2023

Since storage is an extra monthly expense, you don’t want to waste money by spending more than you need to. Use these tips to get more storage space for less.

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2024 Winter Storage Tips for All Things Outdoors

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by Leslie Baker Posted on December 29, 2022

Exactly how do you store your outdoor equipment and accessories in the winter to ensure they’re ready to be used again in the warmer months? Can you simply throw a tarp over everything? Or do you need to invest in climate-controlled storage? Read on to discover your different winter storage options, as well as how to prep your items for storage.

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Tips For Holiday Decoration Storage

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by Shannon Jacobs Posted on December 8, 2021

When it’s time to deck the halls, are snowmen and Santas usually scattered willy-nilly in your crawl space? Extension cords tangled around Rudolph’s tail? Put a stop to the lackadaisical approach to decoration storage and wrap up this holiday season in organized style with these decoration storage tips.

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Need extra storage space? Try these 8 tips for tight spots

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by Shannon Jacobs Posted on November 29, 2021

With a little ingenuity, you may be pleasantly surprised at how much you can pack away — out of sight but still within reach, that is. Here are eight ideas to help maximize your space for storing your stuff.

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