American Self-Storage Blog

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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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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Organize Your Garage

By Mark Livingston on Feb 6, 2019 3:15:00 PM

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 severe.

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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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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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Picking a storage facility

By Mark Livingston on Dec 20, 2017 8:00:00 AM

There are several different types of storage units available for people to rent. Some are the size of a typical hall closet while others can house a full sized vehicle. There are inside, outside, and climate controlled units. There also units that are protected 24 hours by security and fences whereas others might only supply security cameras. All of the options can be a bit overwhelming for an individual who isn’t familiar with the storage unit renting process. We’ve created some a list of the top four things to consider when picking the unit that's right for you.

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Tips on storing sports equipment

By Mark Livingston on Dec 13, 2017 8:00:00 AM

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 put together some helpful tips to put store your sports equipment so it's ready to roll again once the weather warms up.

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How to make the most out of a small space

By Mark Livingston on Dec 6, 2017 8:00:00 AM

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.

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