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Spring Up-Cycle Project

By American Self Storage on May 20th, 2021

Crafts Diy Seasons

Spring Up-Cycle Project One of the most popular ways of decluttering storage space is to upcycle any old objects that you no longer have use for. You can turn a disregarded mason jar collection into patio lights, or an old window shutter into a new headboard! The possibilities are endless and not only are …

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Indoor Activities for Rainy Boredom

By American Self Storage on May 19th, 2021

Crafts Diy

Indoor Activities for Rainy Boredom It’s that time of year again – spring showers bringing spring flowers. With the increase in 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…

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Turn Your Spring Cleaning Into a Garage Sale

By American Self Storage on May 17th, 2021

Diy House Keeping Seasons

Turn Your Spring Cleaning Into a Garage Sale 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 f…

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Household Chores for Children

By American Self Storage on Apr 28th, 2021

Diy House Keeping

Household Chores for Children 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 ac…

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How to Make the Most Out of a Small Space

By American Self Storage on Apr 26th, 2021

Diy Self Storage

How to make the most out of a small space When you’re left with limited space in your storage unit, you want to make the most of it. Knowing a few tricks about how to best organize your unit and maximize space could result in saved time and money. Here are some tips we've put together to help you out.B…

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Space Saving Storage Hacks for Small Kitchens

By American Self Storage on Apr 20th, 2021

Diy House Keeping

Space Saving Storage Hacks for Small Kitchens We’ve all been there, you have one too many pots for your small pan cabinets or nowhere to store those awkwardly shaped cookie sheets and muffin tins. It might be tempting to cut back and get rid of extra kitchen tools to save some space, however, it's not…

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Protect Outdoor Patio Furniture

By American Self Storage on Apr 16th, 2021

Diy House Keeping Outdoor

Protect Outdoor Patio Furniture Outdoor patio furniture can be expensive! If you've taken the time to carefully select complementary pieces, then you definitely want them to last as long as possible.Furniture covers will help protect your furniture from rain, dust, and sunlight - all of which can be da…

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How to have a SUCCESSFUL garage sale

By American Self Storage on Apr 05th, 2021

Diy Seasons

How to have a SUCCESSFUL garage sale Spring cleaning has come and gone and after organizing you find yourself with several items you no longer have a use for. Good news! The end of spring and the beginning of the summer kicks off garage sale season! Garage sales have been allowing people to pass off their …

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6 Ways to Convert Your Attic Space

By American Self Storage on Mar 15th, 2021

Diy

6 Ways to Convert Your Attic Space 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 a…

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Pallet Wall Art

By American Self Storage on Mar 11th, 2021

Crafts Diy

Pallet Wall Art Summer is a great time to work on some DIY projects for your home! Today we have a tutorial on creating a unique art piece for your home out of recycled pallet wood. Pallets are used by most companies to ship and receive goods from a supplier. You can often get your hands on them for free wh…

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Organize Your Garage

By American Self Storage on Mar 09th, 2021

Diy House Keeping

Organize Your Garage Is your garage organized enough so that you can actually park your car in it? Most people would answer no. You pay hundreds per month on a car payment and insurance payment, so why not protect your valuable asset? Especially if you live somewhere that inclement weather is frequent and s…

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10 Ways to Organize Your Closet

By American Self Storage on Mar 09th, 2021

Diy House Keeping

10 Ways to Organize Your Closet Spring is right around the corner and that means finding the extra motivation to organize the spaces of your home and decluttering your life. Below you’ll find some helpful tips you can incorporate into organizing your closet.Hang with strategy – Before throwing all of your c…

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DIY Chalkboard Wall

By American Self Storage on Mar 04th, 2021

Crafts Diy

DIY Chalkboard Wall Do you remember writing on chalkboards in school before whiteboards became the standard? We remember how fun it was! You can make one in your kids' playroom and we'll tell you how!Materials-Sandpaper-Spackling paste (to fill any holes)-Painter's tape-Chalkboard paint-Paint…

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Storage Organization Tools

By American Self Storage on Feb 25th, 2021

Business Diy House Keeping Self Storage

Storage Organization Tools After you rent a storage unit, make sure you’re armed with the right tools to store your belongings in a way that's organized, and accessible...That can be a major task, especially if you have already been using the storage unit as a dumping ground for all the things you just…

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How to Store Sports Equipment

By American Self Storage on Feb 23rd, 2021

Diy House Keeping Outdoor Seasons

How to Store Sports Equipment One of the most enjoyable times of year is during the winter months when you can get out of the house and play outside with your family and friends. Sports and other outdoor hobbies require a lot of equipment, everything from balls and nets to various boards and shoes. We’ve pu…

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How to store away your summer clothing

By American Self Storage on Feb 23rd, 2021

Diy House Keeping Seasons Self Storage

How to store away your summer clothing As we say goodbye to summer we must also say goodbye to our warm-weather wardrobe. One of the best ways to make space in your closet for your jeans, sweaters, and coats is to store away your summer clothing. Below are a few tips and tricks to help you pack away your un…

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How to properly store a grill

By American Self Storage on Feb 19th, 2021

Diy House Keeping Outdoor

How to properly store a grill The month of September is upon us and with it comes the official end of summer. One of the American people's favorite things to do in the summer is cooking on the grill. From gathering groups of friends or family for a backyard BBQ or cooking a romantic steak dinner for tw…

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