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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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Its Time for Spring Cleaning!

By American Self Storage on May 14th, 2021

House Keeping Seasons

Its Time for Spring Cleaning! This week brought us the official first day of Spring! Springtime is exciting for many people as it means warmer weather is headed our way. But before we can plan our vacations, head out to the baseball field or plan our cookouts there’s one thing that comes first...Spring clea…

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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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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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Spring Cleaning / Dejunking Tips and How Storage can Help!

By American Self Storage on Apr 06th, 2021

House Keeping Seasons Self Storage

Spring Cleaning / Dejunking Tips and How Storage can Help! Spring cleaning time is upon us! And that means the dust bunnies are quaking in fear and our minds are prepping for sorting through mounds of clothing, paperwork, books, toys, and more. As you go through your yearly purge and sort through your belo…

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30 Days to a Clutter Free Home - Part Two

By American Self Storage on Apr 02nd, 2021

House Keeping Seasons

30 Days to a Clutter Free Home - Part Two Day sixteenGet a grip on the mail! Create a designated spot for mail and go through it once ever week!Day seventeenTowel and bedding closet. Throw out or donate extra items in this space. Organize by size and refold if necessary.Day eighteenKids rooms! This may tak…

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30 Days to a Clutter Free Home - Part One

By American Self Storage on Apr 01st, 2021

House Keeping Seasons

30 Days to a Clutter Free Home - Part One Day OneGrab two trash bags and try to fill one with trash and the other with things you can donate. Walkthrough every room and do a surface level organization. We'll get into the drawers and cabinets later.Day TwoClean out one to three junk drawers. These can …

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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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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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