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  • #smartmove
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 18, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Organization
    • Home Storage
    • Moving

    3 Easy Winter Items to Store in a Portable Storage Container

    Portable storage containers offer a great solution for decluttering your home and keeping items safe during the winter weather. The containers are wind, water, and rodent repellant so you can store your winter items out of the way while keeping them protected from the outdoor elements at the same time. Since winter comes with its own set of gear, toys, and equipment, portable storage containers can be a practical solution for saving space and protecting your belongings from damage. Here are 3 common winter items to store in a portable storage container. ​
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  • #smartmove
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 16, 2019
     
     
    • Moving
    • Long Distance Move
    • Home Storage
    • affordable moving

    7 Moving Statistics Everyone Should Know

    Everyone will move at some point in their lives but no matter how many times you do it there will always be stress, challenges, and plenty of unknowns. What if there was information that could be helpful in guiding you through the moving process? Luckily there is! These are just a few interesting statistics that will help you as prepare for the moving challenges that lie ahead. ​
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 09, 2019
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Packing Tips

    4 Hacks for Packing a Portable Storage Unit for All Types of Weather

    Whether you are downsizing to a smaller space and need room to store your extra furniture, or you are moving a long distance and need somewhere to store your belongings during the transition, renting a storage unit can be a convenient and cost effective solution. While it might seem simple enough to just pack up your belongings and lock the unit, there are several hacks that can help you get the most out of your storage unit while ensuring your belongings are safe in all types of weather. To help make your packing as safe and efficient as possible, here are a few hacks that can help you as you begin the packing process.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 07, 2019
     
     
    • Packing Tips
    • Portable Storage
    • Home Storage
    • Organization

    7 Tricks for Maximizing Space When Packing Holiday Décor

    Storing holiday decorations can be tricky, especially if you’re short on space. Every year homeowners are faced with the challenge of fitting all of their holiday décor in a small storage area. To solve this problem, here are 7 tricks for maximizing space when packing up all of these holiday items. ​
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  • Happy New Year from Smartbox
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 31, 2018
     
     
    • Cleaning
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Organization
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving
    • Long Distance Move
    • Downsizing
    • affordable moving
    • Home Storage

    6 Reasons to Use a Portable Storage Company for Moving in the Winter

    Moving at any time of the year is stressful but it can be even more difficult when you have to move during the winter months. From snow and ice covered streets to bitter cold temperatures, moving during the winter comes with its own set of challenges. One way to make your winter move easier is to use a portable storage company. The convenience of mobile storage can make your winter move painless and less stressful. ​
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 27, 2018
     
     
    • Storage Tips
    • Home Storage
    • Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Storage Unit
    • Organization
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips

    8 Ideas for Storing Your Holiday Decorations

    It’s that time of year for family gatherings, holiday parties, and decorations of course! This year don’t let tangled lights and broken ornaments put on a damper on your holiday spirit. Give yourself the gift of organized holiday decorations with these practical storage solutions. Not only will you be sure that your decorations are safe and sound, but you will spend less time getting frustrated and more time enjoying this joyous season. ​
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  • An Organizational Guide for Packing a Portable Storage Container_v1
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 12, 2018
     
     
    • Moving
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Organization
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving with Kids
    • Home Storage
    • affordable moving
    • Long Distance Move

    Infographic guide to getting organized with portable storage

    If you are using a portable storage container, you should be aware of how to correctly pack and secure items in it. To ensure packing success, you will need several items including bubble wrap, a dolly, furniture pads, loading straps, moving blankets, and stretch wrap. When packing items, wrap furniture and fragile items to prevent dirt, scratches, or broken items, and when loading, create a plan beforehand
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  • #smartmove
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 12, 2018
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Moving
    • affordable moving
    • Home Storage
    • Long Distance Move
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving Myths

    A Guide to Understanding How a Portable Storage Company Operates

    Portable storage companies offer a convenient and versatile option for all of your storage needs. They are ideal for moving, home remodeling, businesses, college students, and even long distance moves. They provide the space you need, the convenience you want, and a price you can afford.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 07, 2018
     
     
    • Seasonality
    • Cleaning
    • Personal Storage
    • Organization
    • Home Storage
    • Portable Storage

    4 Key Reasons to Store Outdoor Sporting Equipment in a Storage Pod

    These days children and adults alike are participating in a plethora of sports including baseball, basketball, football, golf, soccer, hockey, lacrosse, and skiing just to name a few. Along with these sports comes plenty of equipment, and much of this equipment doesn’t come cheap. Therefore, it is very important to take proper care of sports equipment when it’s not in use. Most types of equipment will last for years if it is properly stored and cared for. There are many different storage solutions for sports equipment, but one of the most ideal solutions is renting a storage pod. A storage pod is the perfect place to store sports equipment during the off season, and here’s why.
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  • #smartmove
    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 05, 2018
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving Myths
    • Portable Storage
    • affordable moving
    • Long Distance Move

    5 Easy Tips for Moving Across the Country on a Quick Schedule

    Moving in itself can be a stressful experience but that stress can be magnified when you are moving across the country. In a perfect world you would have ample time to prepare for the move, but sometimes life comes at you fast forcing you to move in a hurry. A quick move has a way of making every task seem overwhelming and difficult to accomplish. It’s easy to feel paralyzed by the enormous feat that lies ahead. In this instance it’s important to take a deep breath and simply get to work crossing items off your list. Here are a few tips for preparing for a cross country move on a quick schedule.
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