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  • little house big idea
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 25, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Realtors

    6 Clever Ways to Increase Your Home’s Property Value

    Whether you’re looking to sell your home or you just want to build some equity, there are plenty of things you can do to increase your home’s value. For most Americans, their home is their most valuable asset so taking care of it and increasing its value should be a top priority. That said, some upgrades will add considerably more value to your home than others, so it’s important to make sure your investment is worthwhile. Consider these clever ideas to increase your home’s property value. ​
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  • Quiet the Chaos
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 21, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Real Estate
    • Portable Storage
    • affordable moving
    • Moving

    How to Minimize the Moving Chaos with a Portable Storage Unit

    Moving is one of the most complicated and stressful tasks homeowners will experience. There are so many things to do, from packing and loading the contents of your entire home to buying and selling your home. With so many moving parts, it’s easy to become frustrated and overwhelmed. Luckily, portable storage units have simplified the process and can take much of the stress out of moving. Here are just a few of the ways these convenient containers can minimize the chaos of moving to make the entire process easier.
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  • thats a stat and a fact
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 20, 2020
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving
    • Long Distance Move
    • affordable moving

    12 Moving Statistics Everyone Should Know

    Whether it is a local move or a cross-country move, moving is a process virtually everyone does at least several times throughout their lives. Within the moving industry, there are different types of moves including local moves, state moves, regional moves, and international moves, and no matter the type, belongings must be packed with a plan in place.
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  • choose the right neighborhood
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 19, 2020
     
     
    • Moving
    • Realtors
    • Real Estate
    • curb appeal

    7 Qualities to Look for When Choosing a Neighborhood

    Buying a home is a big decision and there is a lot of pressure to get it right. You want to be sure you choose the perfect home to suit your family’s needs and when it comes to selecting the right home, it’s all about location. No matter how much you like a house, the location is something you can’t change. Conversely, you can always make some improvements to a home if you love the home’s location. Remember, you are purchasing more than just a house. The whole neighborhood will impact your home. For this reason, you want to take your time when choosing a neighborhood. Here are seven qualities to look for to ensure you choose the best neighborhood.
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  • organized home
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 14, 2020
     
     
    • Downsizing
    • Home Storage
    • Organization
    • Portable Storage
    • Cleaning

    3 Tips for Storing Out of Season Clothes

    Spring is right around the corner and just as the season will change, so too, will your wardrobe. The sweaters, coats, hats, and boots you bundled in during the winter are likely to get tossed into a box or shoved into the back of a closet to make room for this season’s clothing. But, this isn’t exactly the best way to store your clothes. Improper storage can leave your clothes wrinkled and tattered and will ultimately shorten their life. This year, commit to organizing your out of season clothes and storing them properly. A little extra effort can make a big difference when it's time to unpack for a new season, so consider these three tips for storing your out of season clothes.
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  • hit the highway
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 12, 2020
     
     
    • Long Distance Move
    • Packing Tips
    • affordable moving
    • Portable Storage

    5 Reasons to Use Portable Storage Units for a Cross Country Move

    Moving across the country is a huge task and can present a number of challenges. Aside from packing all of your belongings and transporting them thousands of miles, you have to find a place to live, find a school, learn your way around a new city, and try to meet new people. With so many changes, it can become overwhelming. That’s why it’s important to simplify the moving process as much as possible. Portable storage containers are a great option because they solve two problems at once: moving and storage. At a time when things can feel chaotic, portable storage containers provide the ease and convenience you need. Here are just a few reasons why portable storage units are perfect for your cross country move.
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  • Curb appeal
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 07, 2020
     
     
    • curb appeal

    7 Smart Tips for Updating Your Home’s Curb Appeal

    The exterior of your home is the first thing people notice, so sprucing up the outside can add serious curb appeal to your home. This is where first impressions are made and it sets the tone for what’s inside. Whether you are interested in selling your home or you just want to make some improvements for your own enjoyment, adding curb appeal is a simple way to make your home look better and boost its value. Here are a few tips for updating your home’s curb appeal. ​
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  • signs of the times
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 05, 2020
     
     
    • Downsizing
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving
    • affordable moving

    6 Common Reasons Families Choose to Move

    If you are contemplating whether or not to move, you’re not alone. On any given day, thousands of people are moving to a new home or even a new city. Though it’s a costly, time consuming, and stressful process, there are a variety of reasons why families choose to move. From jobs and finances to additional space and great schools, there are countless reasons why people choose to move. Not sure if moving is right for you? Here are a few of the most common reasons why families decide it’s time for a new home. ​
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  • stefano-stacchini-jhPSJDhiRyQ-unsplash
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 31, 2020
     
     
    • Home Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization

    How to Use a Portable Storage Container to Help Stage a House

    Research suggests that staging a home helps it to sell 73% faster, on average. Home staging is important because it affects the way the property is perceived by potential buyers. Buyers will be turned off by a home that is cluttered, dark, dreary, and in need of repairs. Conversely, a well-staged home showcases the home’s bet features and draws buyers in. The object is to have buyers walk in and be able to visualize themselves in the home. It’s all about creating a space that is inviting and where buyers can see themselves living and entertaining. Home staging is a cost-effective marketing tool for sellers, but it does require some effort. Portable storage containers offer a smart solution for staging your home.
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  • hoarders
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 29, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Home Storage
    • Organization

    6 Problems with Not Using a Portable Storage Unit to Help Declutter

    Anyone who has ever lived on their own understands that over time you collect more and more things and it eventually becomes challenging to find a place for all of these items. Inevitably, your house becomes cluttered and this can cause a great deal of frustration. Not only is clutter unsightly, but it can be stressful and time-consuming when you can’t find the things you need. It can also present a number of challenges when and if you decide to sell your home. So, whether you are moving or just ready to take control of your life, decluttering is an important task.
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