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When you begin to pack up your belongings for long-term, offsite storage, there are several things to keep in mind as you select the types of containers you will use to hold your items, from the types of belongings you’ll be storing to the climate in your region
Here’s a look at some of the storage containers available to you and tips for using them effectively.
How do I decide whether to opt for climate control in my storage unit?
If you are moving items from your attic or your garage into offsite storage, you likely don’t need to opt for climate control. As long as the items are standing up to those conditions, you probably won’t find it necessary. Be sure to cover your items (old bed sheets work well) and use moisture absorbers (pre-packaged or home-made) inside your storage unit to collect any excess moisture away from your possessions.
One of the coolest things about operating a community-based business is the opportunity to form friendships with other local entrepreneurs. They are fascinating people who are passionate about their work and making a positive impact. Now, we’re introducing some of these talented, innovative business leaders to you through our monthly Local Business Spotlight series. We hope these […]
Still working on the ins and outs of your self-storage needs? We can help. Our monthly FAQ blogs bring you answers to our team’s most commonly received questions, along with tips to help you make the most of your storage unit. Each blog gives you our take on one question, so we can provide a more […]
Let’s face it: Moving is a headache. But keeping in mind a few simple “moving hacks” can go a surprisingly long way in easing stress and helping your to-dos go smoothly. Take packing, for example. Be sure to make the time to gather up the right supplies – before you start emptying your drawers and […]
Montgomery Self Storage is holding a property-wide garage sale this Saturday at our Montgomery location. Don’t miss this one-day-only, one-of-a-kind opportunity to find bargains on furniture, appliances, collectibles, and more. WHEN: 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 24 (rain date April 7) WHERE: 19678 Highway 105 West, Montgomery, TX 77356 — our only […]
Since you packed up half of your belongings and moved them into a storage unit, your staged house looks amazing. And chances are good that your home will sell sooner, rather than later. The only problem is, chances are also good that you’ll need some of the items in your storage unit before you’re ready […]
Still working on the ins and outs of self-storage? We can help. Our monthly FAQ blogs bring you answers to our team’s most commonly received questions, along with tips to help you make the most of your storage unit. Each blog gives you our take on one question, so we can provide a more detailed […]
Drawing to be held June 1, 2018 In appreciation of our awesome customers, we’re launching a drawing this month for a chance to win six free hours with master organizer Kim Miller, owner of Conroe-based Kim’s Organizing Solutions. We designed this drawing to thank customers for their loyalty. So, if you’re already with Montgomery Self […]