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    Dusty Rhodes
      May 25, 2017
     
     
    • Home Storage

    Need Extra Space for Spring? Storage Can Help

    Spring has officially sprung and homeowners are ready to get their homes organized and in tip top shape. It is time to put away all of those winter coats, snow boots, and warm winter blankets and lighten up the house. That said where do you put all of those seasonal items? Instead of shoving those bulky items into your closets where they will be taking up useful space, consider a portable storage option. This convenient space saving solution will free up loads of space in your home so you will feel organized and refreshed. Here are just a few of the reasons why storage units can help you with spring cleaning.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      May 22, 2017
     
     
    • Organization

    Spring Break Vacation Checklist

    Warmer weather is upon us and spring has finally arrived. That can only mean one thing…it’s time for a vacation! Chances are you have been juggling work, sports practices, homework, and meal planning for the past several months and this is finally your chance to breathe for a few days. However, planning a family trip to the beach can be a daunting task, especially when you still have so much going on at home. That said, the whole point of a spring break vacation is to enjoy an entire week free of work and school stress, and planning your getaway should be just as carefree. That’s why we put together a checklist of everything you are going to need for your beach vacation. We have taken the guesswork out of packing and have compiled a list of all the things you are going to need to enjoy the ultimate spring break at the beach!
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  • College Storage
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 18, 2017
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips

    College Students: Tips for Moving Out of Your Dorm Room

    Dorm rooms are a big part of the overall college experience for thousands of college students across the country. The typical college dorm room is more commonly known as your home away from home during your early college career. Then there is that time of year, usually at the end of the spring semester, where the university you are attending makes you move out of the dorm for summer break. When this time comes, you will want to be sure to make your move as easy and seamless as possible. Below, we’ve listed some valuable tips that will help make the transition out of your dorm a success.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      May 15, 2017
     
     
    • Moving

    Must Know Tips to Make Moving a Breeze

    Moving can be defined as the process of taking your belongings from one location to another in a safe and secure way. It may sound easy and uncomplicated, but at times, moving your items becomes a live game of Tetris. SMARTBOX is aware of this struggle, and our goal is to help make the moving process as effective and efficient as possible. From our vast experience in the moving culture, we have included several tips to ease the moving process.
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  • Corporate Relocation
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 12, 2017
     
     
    • affordable moving

    5 Essential Tips for Driving Across the Country

    Many Americans drive countless miles each year and view the breathtaking scenery as they travel to their destination. Whether it is from Miami to Los Angeles or Boston to Seattle, cross country drives are very popular. With this in mind, you should consider several tips to help your road trip be as successful as possible. When you are properly prepared, you will be able to enjoy the journey and not just the destination.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      May 09, 2017
     
     
    • Cleaning

    4 Spring Cleaning Solutions to Get Your Home Organized

    Spring is a time for fresh air, beautiful blooming flowers, and a sense a renewal. It’s no wonder we get inspired to carry the freshness of this season into our homes. Spring cleaning is the perfect way to get organized and make your home as lovely as the season itself. Finding the right solution for organizing your home can make such a difference in the appearance and functionality of your home. Here are four organizing solutions that can help you clean, organize, and rejuvenate your home.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      May 01, 2017
     
     
    • Storage Tips

    How to Properly Store Fishing Equipment

    For centuries, fishing has remained a consistent part of human history, whether for leisure or utility. Many people prefer to catch fish simply as a hobby or, in other cases, it may be the way some earn a professional living. Whatever category someone may fall into, and whether it is on a lake or in the ocean, there are many different types of equipment that every fisherman must have in order to be successful. With this in mind, there are several proper storage and maintenance techniques that must be used throughout the year in order to keep your equipment in good working condition. Continue reading below to find some tips and suggestions on how to properly store and maintain your fishing gear.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 27, 2017
     
     
    • Pets

    How to Move an Aquarium and Fish Safely

    There are many different items that have to be moved from one place to another when you are relocating homes, including clothes, furniture, electronics, bedroom suites, dishes, silverware, etc. All of these things are very important to people, and they want to make sure they can safely and successfully transport them to a new living area. Of course, we can’t forget about the extended members of the family that also have to come along – those animals that we all love and could not go anywhere without. One of the more popular pets that sometimes goes without mention is the fish. It goes without saying that when you move your fish to a new location, you must also move their home as well. Listed below are the steps that need to be taken in order to move your fish’s habitat successfully.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 24, 2017
     
     
    • Downsizing

    Top Things to Do When Moving a Loved One into a Nursing Home

    Elderly loved ones are an important part of many people’s lives, whether they be a mother, father, grandparent, aunt, uncle, or even an unrelated family friend. In many situations, it seems like they have always been there to lend a helping hand, encourage us in times of need, or offer wisdom, all while being a shoulder to cry on as well. As such, when it comes time to return the favor, we want to do whatever we can to help them while doing what is best for them at the same time. As time passes, people grow older, and with older age, many people often become more reliant on others on a consistent basis. With this in mind, you may have to eventually have the conversation about moving into a nursing home or assisted living facility. This can often trigger a wide range of emotions for all parties involved. At SMARTBOX, we want to do everything we can to help make this a peaceful and positive transition for everyone. Below you will find some helpful advice and tips for when it comes time to move a loved one into a nursing home.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 20, 2017
     
     
    • Organization

    Quick and Easy Spring Cleaning Ideas

    Spring is officially in the air! Flowers have begun to bloom, temperatures are on the rise, the sun is shining later into the day, and family-friendly activities are on the agenda – this is the time of year that many, many people love. It always seems like there is something for everyone to do, no matter what your preference happens to be. Of course, the coming of spring also means it is time for spring cleaning. As always, SMARTBOX is here to help! The information below is designed to give you quick and easy cleaning ideas to keep in mind as spring time approaches.
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