American Self-Storage Blog

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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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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Reduce Stress While Moving

By Mark Livingston on Jan 30, 2019 3:15:00 PM

The stress associated with moving is a common theme of ours - but that's because everyone who has ever moved has experienced it! We'd like to give you a few tips for reducing stress while preparing for and executing your move. 

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U-Haul Moving Truck Size Guide

By Mark Livingston on Jan 24, 2019 2:45:00 PM

There are seven different options to consider when choosing your U-Haul moving truck.

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What Size Moving Truck Do I Need?

By Mark Livingston on Dec 12, 2018 11:45:00 AM

When reserving your rental moving truck you have to know which size to choose. The problem is - you may not know which size to pick! Most reservation tools have a size guide, such as a 10' (small) truck is for 1-2 bedrooms; however, the interpretation of what a 1-2 bedroom is can be different from person to person, and especially from state to state where housing options vary greatly.

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Survival Tips for Moving During Winter

By Mark Livingston on Nov 21, 2018 11:15:00 AM

Moving in cold weather is not fun by any means, but it is often the least expensive time to move! Here is our guide for surviving freezing moves.

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How to have a SUCCESSFUL garage sale

By Mark Livingston on Apr 26, 2018 1:59:29 PM

Spring cleaning has come and gone and after organizing you find yourself with a several items you no longer have a use for. Good news! The end of spring and beginning of the summer kicks of garage sale season! Garage sales have been allowing people to pass off their unneeded items and put a little extra money in their pockets sense the 1800’s. Ship passengers would hold sales on the docks to lighten their trunks and gain some currency for their adventures. While this type of sale is a little different it certainly paved the way for the modern day garage sales we hold today!

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TIPS AND TRICKS FOR MOVING AND STORING ARTWORK

By Mark Livingston on Feb 8, 2018 12:11:13 AM

Many of us have prized pieces of art in our possession that we would like to keep safe. Art and valuables are also one of the most commonly stored objects within self storage units. If its a painting from a local or famous artists, or from the classroom of your favorite kiddo we understand that these can be extremely important to and have comprised a list of tips and tricks to make sure your art stays looking like a masterpiece.

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