American Self-Storage Blog

Indoor Activities for Rainy Boredom

By Sample HubSpot User on Apr 17, 2019 12:55:00 PM

It’s that time of year again – spring showers bringing spring flowers. With the increase of rain over the next few weeks, you may find that your family is forced to spend more time indoors. Children (and even parents) can get pretty anxious when cooped up inside, so it’s a good idea to have some plans in place and activities to enjoy while waiting out the rain storms. We’ve gathered a list of fun games and crafts you can do as a family to pass the time. Best of all, these can be played and created with basic household items!

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6 Ways to Convert Your Attic Space

By Sample HubSpot User on Apr 10, 2019 12:25:00 PM

Most people use their attic spaces for the storage of items such as old collectibles, holiday decorations, or excess furniture. If you have an attic and already utilize a storage unit outside of your home, try turning your attic into a new space that you and your family and friends can enjoy.

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7 Tips for Maximizing Storage Space

By Sample HubSpot User on Apr 3, 2019 10:45:00 AM

So, you’ve picked your storage unit size and you’re ready to put your belongings inside. You start to bring your items in, stacking them in an unorganized fashion, and before you know it you’ve got boxes falling over and loose items rolling around on the floor.

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Turn Your Spring Cleaning into a Garage Sale

By Sample HubSpot User on Mar 27, 2019 10:36:00 AM

The flowers are blooming, the weather is warmer, and the daylight hours are longer. Spring has arrived and that means enjoying time outdoors…and that oh-so-popular spring cleaning we all know and love. Whether you find spring cleaning to be satisfying or rather frustrating, we’re here to get you through it. Once your spring cleaning is complete, you may be considering a garage sale with all of your unwanted goods – but what’s the best way to make your garage sale successful? Keep reading.

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Tips for Moving with a Dog

By Sample HubSpot User on Mar 19, 2019 10:35:00 AM

 

 

With National Puppy Day coming up on March 23, we thought we’d share some insight on important tips to keep in mind when moving with a puppy, or a dog at any age. Pets are part of the family and add an extra element of consideration when moving from place to place.

Whether the move is a few blocks away or from one state to another, any dog of any age is going to feel stressed. Scenery is changing and surroundings become unfamiliar – so make it easy for them to adjust to the changes by implementing the following tips.

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10 Ways to Organize Your Closet

By Sample HubSpot User on Mar 13, 2019 10:33:00 AM

Spring is right around the corner and that means finding extra motivation to organize spaces of your home and decluttering your life. Below you’ll find some helpful tips you can incorporate into organizing your closet.

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Household Chores for Children

By Sample HubSpot User on Mar 6, 2019 10:45:00 AM

 

With technology and devices entering our lives at a rapid rate, it can be hard to get our children to engage in everyday household chores. There are many benefits to instilling the routine of average chores and it has been proven to make kids more responsible and prouder to act as contributors to the family.

Whether you commit to offering a small allowance for the completion of chores or limit their involvement in fun activities until the chores are complete, you can start to equip your children with independent qualities at a young age. Keep reading for simple chores children can help the household with.

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Tips for Moving Out of a Rental Property

By Sample HubSpot User on Mar 1, 2019 10:25:00 AM

Moving soon? Chances are you’re overwhelmed with the long list of tasks you need to complete before leaving your current rental property and moving into your next home. Whether you’re downsizing and putting half of your possessions in a reputable storage facility or you’re upgrading to a larger space, there are a few helpful tips we can provide to make the process a bit smoother.

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