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How To Store Antique Furniture

Antique Furniture Storage

Climate Controlled storage facilities are the best option for storing antique pieces of furniture. They provide a storage space where fluctuations in temperature and humidity are minimal. You certainly don’t want to be storing your antiques in a basement or attic where moisture, dust, insects and other critters can damage them.

How Can You Store Tires So That They Won't Dry Rot?

How Can You Store Tires So That They Won't Dry Rot?

Storing tires can be a slightly frustrating process, especially when winter is creeping up. It's significant to store them accurately in a self-storage unit to keep them in good shape. Usually, people store tires in garages, or basements which is not an ideal solution as doing this may affect your tire's aging process.

5 Long Term Storage Tips

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There are a variety of reasons why you may need to store your belongings for a long period of time.  Long term travel, military deployment, an out-of-town job opportunity, downsizing your home or even a business needing a place for excess inventory, are all common situations in which you may need long-term storage.

Storage For Your Christmas Decorations & More

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January can bring challenges when it comes to storing your Christmas items. Whether you have just a few precious ornaments or a home filled to the brim with decorations, its important that your holiday decorations are stored safe and secure.

5 Tips For Using Self Storage In The Winter

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Using a self storage unit in the winter is a great way to free up space at home and keep all of your summer items safe and secure.  It will also give you room at home for your winter items, such as, snowblowers, ski and snowboarding equipment and sleds.  Follow the 5 tips below to keep your items safe and secure over the winter months:

Hide Your Christmas Gifts In Self Storage

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Believe it or not, Christmas is just around the corner.  If you have a houseful of little Nancy Drews or Sherlock Holmes’ running through the house trying to figure out all of the possible hiding spots for Christmas gifts, you are going to need to come up with a plan.

What Are The Purposes For Using Storage Units?

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Life throws so many challenges our way and sometimes we find ourselves in situations where we are in need of a self storage unit.  They can help relieve some of the stress in almost any situation.  There are a variety of reasons why you may need to rent a self storage unit and here are some situations you could find yourself in.

Benefits of Seasonal Tire Storage

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Now that the wet and rainy season is upon us, it’s time to consider changing your summer tires to winter tires.  If your garage is full, your basement is a haven for your teenagers or its been converted to a man cave, Elite Self Storage in Langford can help with your tire storage solution.