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  • winter storage nov 2020
    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 04, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips

    Winter Storage Tips: How to Store Items in the Winter

    Check out the expert winter storage tips including what should absolutely be stored in the winter time and how to prepare for the cold temperatures.
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  • bookish
    Dusty Rhodes
      Oct 29, 2020
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Downsizing

    How to Store Books in a Storage Unit

    Are your closets drowning in books that you have gathered over the years? Are you moving and in need of a place to store your books temporarily? Whatever the reason, storing books is a bit trickier than storing other household items. Without proper care, books will deteriorate and ruin if not stored in the right conditions. If you have a valuable collection or just want to ensure your old favorites don’t get damaged, there are certain steps you should take to keep your collection safe and intact for years to come. Here are a few tips and tricks for how to properly store your books in a storage unit.
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  • fridge
    Dusty Rhodes
      Sep 30, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Renovating
    • Personal Storage

    How to Store a Refrigerator

    A refrigerator is one of the most common appliances that people need to put in storage. Given that a refrigerator is an expensive appliance, it is important to take the necessary precautions to prevent damage and keep it in good working order. Though it may seem easy enough to simply unplug it and place it in a storage unit, there are actually important steps that should be taken to avoid mold, pests, and undesirable odors. Proper storage will also ensure the refrigerator works properly when it’s time to move it back to the home. Consider the following tips for properly storing your refrigerator.
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  • hazy summer days
    Dusty Rhodes
      Sep 18, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips

    How to Store an American Flag ​

    Nothing symbolizes freedom and patriotism quite like the American flag. Displaying an American flag is a fantastic way to show respect and love for our beautiful country. Flying the flag proudly is a great way to commemorate special holidays including Independence Day, Memorial Day, and Veterans Day and it’s a physical reminder of the sacrifices that have been made to preserve our nation. While the American flag can be displayed any time of the year, some people choose to place it in storage between holidays to preserve its condition.
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  • how to store your pool equipment
    Dusty Rhodes
      Sep 16, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Organization

    How to Store Pool Equipment

    Having a pool can be a great way to relax and beat the heat on those scorching summer days. Like all good things, however, swimming season comes to an end every year. As the temperatures begin to cool down, many pool owners begin preparing to close their pools for the winter. This entails taking apart equipment, cleaning and gathering supplies, and properly storing chemicals. As any pool owner knows, pool equipment and chemicals do not come cheap, so it’s important to take the right steps to ensure these items are properly stored during the winter months. The last thing you need is to be rebuying equipment next spring. In order to maximize the life and performance of your equipment and ensure your chemicals are stored safely, consider the following tips for properly storing your pool equipment.
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  • cool closet
    Dusty Rhodes
      Sep 10, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage

    How to Store Clothes ​

    As summer begins to wind down, many of us anxiously await the crisp cool air, colorful leaves, and cozy lattes that accompany fall. With fall also comes flannels, sweaters, jackets, and boots. That means it’s time to change out our summer clothes for our fall wardrobe. Let’s face it, most people end up shoving their out of season clothes to the back of the closet to make room for their current wardrobe. However, this leads to cluttered closets and a disorganized mess. Let this be the year you store your seasonal clothes so you can effortlessly find the clothes you are looking for. There’s more to clothing storage, however, than just tossing clothes into plastic bins. With the right technique, you can maintain the integrity of your clothing while also maximizing space in your closet. Consider these helpful tips for storing your clothes the right way.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jul 24, 2020
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • affordable moving

    9 Simple Ways to Speed Up the Packing Process

    When you are thinking about the moving process, it’s hard not to get discouraged and tired just thinking about everything that has to be done. Packing up your entire home and moving it to a new location is no easy feat. Though it is a hard and tedious task, there are things you can do to simplify and speed up the process. Consider these tips for making packing a speedier and more enjoyable experience.
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  • moving during covid-19
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 13, 2020
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving
    • affordable moving

    The Impact Coronavirus has on the Moving Process

    The coronavirus has impacted nearly every aspect of our lives and has caused people to rethink the way they are moving. Though the country is calling for social distancing and home quarantines, moves aren’t always something that can wait. For many people, their moving date is not flexible and they need to find a way to navigate this process even during a global pandemic. Here are just some of the ways coronavirus has impacted the moving process and how you can still find a way to move safely during the COVID-19 outbreak.
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  • home office
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 08, 2020
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Storage Tips
    • Organization
    • Home Storage

    7 Tips for Creating a Home Office

    With many companies implementing work-from-home policies amidst the coronavirus pandemic, many Americans have suddenly found themselves trying to juggle conference calls and digital meetings in a less than ideal workspace. While some may be lucky enough to have a full-fledged home office, many others are desperately trying to find a space where they can be productive and efficient. Since it appears many employees will be working from home for quite a while, here are a few tips for creating a home office that is functional and comfortable.
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  • LYSOL SHOT
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 27, 2020
     
     
    • Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Seasonality
    • Cleaning

    How to Deep Clean Your House During the Coronavirus Outbreak

    The novel coronavirus has Americans quarantined in their homes and under strict orders to stay home as much as possible in order to prevent the spread of this virus. Nonetheless, we all have to venture out at some point to pick up groceries, take-out, or other essential items. This leaves many homeowners wondering, “What can I do to ensure my home is clean during the coronavirus outbreak?” As details emerge about how long the virus can live on surfaces, people want to be sure they are taking the right steps to keep their homes clean and their families safe. Here are a few tips for how to properly clean and disinfect your home during the coronavirus outbreak.
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