American Self-Storage Blog

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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30 Days to a Clutter Free Home - Part Two

By Mark Livingston on Jan 10, 2019 3:15:00 PM

30 Days to a Clutter Free Home - Part One

By Mark Livingston on Jan 3, 2019 11:15:00 AM

Day One

Grab two trash bags and try to fill one with trash and the other with things you can donate. Walk through every room and do a surface level organization. We'll get into the drawers and cabinets later.

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Holiday Home Cleaning

By Mark Livingston on Dec 20, 2018 2:15:00 PM

If you've got guests coming for the holidays then you know you need to get your house in tip-top shape. But with all of the gift shopping, baking, cooking, and decorating, you may be feeling overwhelmed! Here is a quick holiday cleaning checklist to help you prepare your home for guests.

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its time for spring cleaning!

By Mark Livingston on Mar 23, 2018 8:00:00 AM

This week brought us the official first day of Spring! Spring time 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 cleaning! We know no one is looking forward to busting out the cleaning supplies but after you’ve washed away the winter gloom and have your property clean and organized you will feel so much better about all of the fun activities to come! We’ve put together a list of things to keep in mind this season as you get ready to get your clean on!

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3 Space saving furniture pieces you’ll wonder how you lived without!

By Mark Livingston on Jan 24, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Being creative with your storage options can save your sanity when you live in small space. In our previous blog we went over some clever ways to add storage to a cramped kitchen. Today we’d like to give you some ideas for some larger furniture pieces that perform double duty with their hidden storage capabilities.

Coffee tables - A coffee table is a staple furniture piece in most living rooms. They Provide a service for decor, a home for the tv remote, or a table top for movie night dinners. They can also house quite a bit of sto

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SPACE SAVING STORAGE HACKS FOR SMALL KITCHENS

By Mark Livingston on Jan 17, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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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How to store away your summer clothing

By Mark Livingston on Nov 2, 2017 3:00:00 PM

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 unneeded clothes until spring.

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How to Organize a Storage Unit for Easy Accessibility

By Mark Livingston on Jul 12, 2017 12:04:52 AM

Knowing  how to organize a storage unit is one of those skills that you never think about until you have items to store. Today, storage units are being used for everything from storing seasonal items to an outright warehouse for home business inventory. Whether you are storing a classic car or your daughter's bedroom furniture while she's at college, these three tips will keep your space organized for fast access to your belongings.
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