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May is National Teacher Appreciation Month and with the school year winding down, we thought it was the perfect time to share why many teachers utilize self storage to keep their homes and classrooms well-organized. Benefits of Self Storage for Teachers As classrooms begin to be packed up, the next question becomes: where will all of […]
Small business owners need to stretch every dollar and have the ability to grow and scale back as business fluctuates. Montgomery Self Storage has been the right solution for a variety of small businesses over the years. From contractors to collectors to online retailers, we can help match your business to the right […]
We are embarking on the busiest time of the year for residential home sales. If you aren’t considering listing your home, it’s likely you have a close friend or relative who is. Every realtor will advise sellers to de-clutter their home before putting it on the market. Less furniture makes every room seem bigger and […]
Is it time to upgrade to climate-controlled storage? When you rented your first storage unit, it was kind of a “catch-all” for the tools, holiday decorations, and yard furniture that didn’t fit in your garage. That was fine until you started storing business documents and your parents’ photo collection. Now, you’re wondering if you should […]
Is Montgomery Self Storage a Member of the Texas Self Storage Association? From time to time, a potential customer will ask if we are affiliated with trade organizations. Yes, we are! Sure, we take great pride in our small business model. Our staff has a connection with our customers at each location and puts the […]
Is It Worth Storing This Stuff? It’s not easy to place a monetary value on sentimentality. Whenever you’re considering long-term storage, it’s wise to ask yourself a few questions to determine if it’s worth it. Are You Ready to Let Go? Take the time to go through each of the items in question. Does it […]
Prevention is the key to any secure storage facility. As you’re considering the various offsite storage options available to you, be sure that you select a company that has measures to ensure the security of your belongings. Below are some considerations to expect from your storage company.
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.
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 […]
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 […]