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Tips for Using Self-Storage Units for Long-Term Space

It's not unusual for people to use a self-storage unit when they're moving, as this can help them to pack up boxes and get them out of the way before the day of their move. However, a self-storage unit can be a very good option when you need long-term space, such as for those who work from home and need to keep tools and other equipment out of the house, or for when you've downsized and don't have space for everything you own. Read More 

5 Ideas on How to Use Your Old Moving Boxes to Help You Settle into Your New Place

Moving into a new home is exciting but also challenging and stressful. If you are surrounded by mounds of old moving boxes, you can eliminate those piles of waste and use your boxes to help you get comfortable in your new home. Looking for some great uses for moving boxes? Here are five uses that will help settling in to your new home go more smoothly: 1. Distract the kids while you unpack Read More 

Simple But Important Tips for Packing During Your Next Move

When you're ready to change residences, you want to ensure you take plenty of time to pack items properly and securely. It may be easy to think that you can just toss everything you own into boxes you get from the supermarket or a nearby liquor store, but this can mean having many of your items ruined during the move, and it can make moving more stressful overall. Note a few simple but important tips when it comes to packing for your next move. Read More 

How to Use a Storage Unit as a Wine or Beer Cellar

Whether you're preparing for a big event such as a wedding, running a catering business or just collecting your favourite beer and wine, all those bottles can take up a lot of space in your homeā€”and not everyone is lucky enough to live somewhere with a wine cellar. A self-storage unit can be an excellent temporary or long-term place to store your beer or wine, but you need to make sure that it has the right storage conditions first. Read More 

4 Types of Equipment that Will Help You Move Furniture

You don't have to earn a living from moving furniture to benefit from having the right equipment for doing the job. Even if you only move your furniture (and house) once, you can easily injure yourself due to the weight of the objects involved. It makes sense to have the correct equipment however many times you end up moving heavy furniture around. This article looks at some essential equipment to have when relocating furniture. Read More