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  • Common Uses_College Student Storage_735x450
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 19, 2017
     
     
    • Organization

    How to Move Into a College Dorm Room Successfully

    College is a time of transition for many eighteen to twenty-two year olds across the country each year. A new location, with many new people, while having to think about and ultimately figure out what long-term career path to pursue are all things that must be taken into account when deciding where to spend the next four to five years of your life after high school. In addition to all of these decisions, you must also figure out living arrangements. For many first year college students, this means moving into a dorm room. Listed below are several tips and suggestions for moving into your dorm room successfully.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 16, 2017
     
     
    • Moving with Kids

    Tips for Moving with a Toddler

    Toddlers, some of the smallest people in society that can mean so much too so many. They hold a very important place in American family units today, and they are affected by the actions and decisions of their families just like anyone else. When a family moves to a new location, the toddler moves right along with them; however, there are a certain number of things that have to be done in order to make moving with a toddler a success. Below, we’ve compiled a list of tips on how to successful move when a toddler is involved.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 13, 2017
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips

    How to De-stress After a Move

    Where to move? When to move? How to move? Why to move? All of these questions must be answered during the process of transitioning from one place to another. There are a variety of aspects involved in the relocation process that can cause stress on a variety of different levels. Mental, physical, and emotional stress can all take a toll on your body during a move to a new home. SMARTBOX wants assist you with making your next move as stress free as possible. The following tips will help you de-stress after a move.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 10, 2017
     
     
    • Storage Unit

    Common Mistakes to Avoid When Using a Storage Unit

    Moving can be and usually is a long, drawn out process that requires significant attention to many different details. Where, when, and how to move are all questions that must be taken into account and ultimately answered during this process. A major component of many moves today is storage since you have to think about effective and efficient ways to house all of your belongings in between locations. There are several different types of storage options out there to help you address this issue. Whichever option you choose, you want to make sure to choose a reliable one that will keep your things in good working condition overtime. With this in mind, we have listed some common mistakes to avoid when using a storage unit.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 06, 2017
     
     
    • Home Storage

    How to Move a Hoarder: 5 Helpful Tips

    According to Wikipedia, a hoarder is an individual that is obsessed with the acquisition of a large number of objects in the home and is unwilling to discard them. Hoarding can often lead to a great amount of stress and tension among roommates or families. So, when people who are considered hoarders have to relocate, the question will arise: “How can we successfully relocate all of these items?” Below you will find five helpful tips for moving a hoarder to a new home.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 03, 2017
     
     
    • Long Distance Move

    How to Meet People in a New City

    Moving to a new city can be an exciting time in anyone’s life, full of new challenges and opportunities. Finding a new place to live, learning new street names, and changing your address, phone number, and vehicle tags are all things that must be taken into account when making this kind of transition. And of course, everyone wants to have a social life when they move to a new city, right? This often means that you have to put yourself out there, get out of your comfort zone at times, and meet new people. Listed below are several helpful tips to consider on how to meet new people when transitioning to a new city.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 31, 2016
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips

    Five Great Ways to Show Appreciation for Your Movers

    Moving and storage companies are very valuable to many people across the country for a variety of reasons. Many times they are capable of coordinating several different types of moves, regardless of distance, while having different types of resources available to make your relocation a success. From the customer service representatives to the actual moving teams themselves, it is a complete team effort.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 28, 2016
     
     
    • Storage Tips

    How to Store Holiday Decorations Effectively

    It’s that time of year once again, the holidays are here! A time of eating food, spending time with family, and friends, gift giving and receiving, and just plain fun all the way around. And, if you have Christmas trees, lights, or ornaments, it’s time to put those to use as well. Before, during, and after all the celebrating is complete, you will want to find ways to store all of your decorations effectively. So keep reading to discover some helpful suggestions when it comes to holiday storage.
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  • Common Uses_Remodeling Renovations_735x450
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 20, 2016
     
     
    • Storage Tips

    How to Stay Organized During the Holiday Season

    Tis the season, it’s that time of year again! From putting up holiday decorations to mingling with family and friends, this time of the year is one to be celebrated without getting frustrated. If you are like most people, this time of year often means having a busy schedule, full of what may seem like non-stop, action-packed activities from the time you get up in the morning until you go to bed at night. So naturally, you probably think to yourself at times, “How can I be organized this time of year, while getting everything accomplished without being stressed and overwhelmed?” If this is you, read the tips and suggestions below to find out how staying organized can help you have a successful holiday season experience.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 16, 2016
     
     

    How to Store the American Flag Effectively

    The American Flag: Thirteen stripes and fifty stars that mean so much too so many people. Some people have fought for our flag, some continue to fight for our flag, while many others have made the ultimate sacrifice for our flag. We have millions of people in the United States who are extremely proud to be Americans. With that in mind, when it comes to storing the American Flag, you want to make sure that every proper percussion is taken to ensure that respect is always shown to this great symbol of freedom that our country so proudly displays.
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