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Fall Tips Using Self Storage

Patio with a view of the mountains in the fall

Now is the perfect time of year to start packing your summer items away for the fall and winter seasons.  If you have run out of space in your home, you might consider renting a self storage locker for any items that take up extra space.

Protecting Your Belongings In Storage

Couple moving chair wrapped in plastic wrap

Self storage is the ideal way to keep belongings that you don’t need around your home safe and secure until you need them again. It’s a great way to free up space around your home. There are, however, some steps you can take to make sure that your belongings are as protected as they can be.

Picking Your Perfect Storage Unit

Person taping a moving box

It’s important to put a little bit of thought into choosing your storage unit, as picking a storage unit that doesn’t suit your purposes can be a frustrating mistake. Here are a few things you should consider when you’re picking your self storage unit.

8 Things You Should Never Store

Storage Locker with Lock

Self storage is the best way to keep your belongings stored safely and securely when you don’t need them. However, there are some things, no matter how much you might want to store them, that have no place in a storage unit! Here are 8 things that you should never put in a storage unit!

Home Improvement With Self Storage

couple painting during a home renovation

Whether it’s indoors or out, there are some great projects you can dedicate your time to this summer without having to leave the house. We’ve got some tips on how you can make changes around your home this summer, and how self storage can help you.

Handling an Estate With Self Storage

Antique Clock and Furniture

Facing an estate clean out is never easy and is sometimes difficult deciding on what to do with a loved one's things.  Renting a self storage unit can help clean out the house of a loved one quickly without sacrificing your peace of mind.

How To Combine Two Households

Two small houses merged into one larger house

Merging two households, while exciting, can take a lot of time and planning.  There needs to be some decluttering, giving up of things, addressing duplicate items and treasured family heirlooms.  This process can be stressful and produce conflicts. 

Tips To Help You Declutter & Downsize

Person holding large house in right palm and smaller house in left palm

Downsizing and decluttering your home, whether by choice or necessity, can be a daunting task.   The first step is to come up with a plan, set goals and take inventory of your stuff.  Go through your belongings and decide what to keep, throw out, donate or sell.


Protect Your Belongings While In Storage

Furniture covered in plastic

When you place your items in a storage unit, you want to be sure your belongings are protected from any kind of damage.  Whether you use a storage space for short term storage or long term storage, protecting your belongings is important. 

Reasons To Use Self Storage While Deployed

Man in military uniform with Canadian Flag

You have just been deployed or relocated and you don't have a lot of time to get your affairs in order.   Renting a climate controlled storage unit in Edmonton, AB can give you peace of mind knowing your belonging are safe and secure.