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  • remodelers use portable storage for renovations
    Dusty Rhodes
      Oct 23, 2018
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Storage
    • Storage Tips
    • Renovating
    • Home Storage

    8 Advantages of Using a Portable Storage Container When Renovating

    Oftentimes when we think of portable storage containers we think of moving. However, these containers actually provide great solutions for a variety of needs. A portable storage container is a fantastic option for storing and protecting household items during a remodeling project or home renovation. Whether you are hiring professional contractors or doing the work yourself, these containers provide a secure, weatherproof location for your furniture and belongings to keep them safe an and organized during the renovation. Here are 8 advantages to using portable storage for your next remodeling project.
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  • Family Moving
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 01, 2018
     
     
    • Storage

    5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Storage Facility

    There are plenty of reasons to use a storage facility: moving, downsizing, event storage, business storage, the list goes on. Once you have decided to that you are ready to rent a storage unit there are a few important things you should do. First, you will want to visit the facility and take a tour and then you will want to ask some pertinent questions. The following questions should be asked before deciding on a storage facility.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 15, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    6 Benefits of Storing Summer Sporting Equipment in a Storage Container

    Summer offers the perfect opportunity to play baseball, soccer, football, and other outdoor sports. Most of these activities require some type of equipment and all of this gear can take up a lot of space in your home or garage. When summer comes to an end, you will be left trying to figure out where to put all of your summer sports equipment. Here are a few reasons why a portable storage container is the perfect solution for storing your summer gear.
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  • Moving Tips
    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 24, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    4 Decisions to Make When Unpacking Your Dorm Room

    The day has finally come when you get to start your life as an independent adult and live on your own for the first time. You step foot into your dorm room and begin unpacking the first box when the following thought pops into your head… “How am I ever going to fit all of my stuff in this tiny room?” Excitement quickly turns to worry as you ponder whether or not you seriously over packed. Unpacking your college dorm room can be both an exhilarating and frustrating experience. Trying to balance the comforts of home with the necessities of college life can be quite a challenge. To help make life a little bit easier while unpacking your dorm room, consider some of these decisions.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 18, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    Fun Uses for Every Storage Unit

    Typically when we think about self-storage units we immediately think of stacks of boxes and furniture that is piled up to the ceiling. We consider these units to be a place to store belongings for further use, but what if we stepped outside the box and discovered some new and amazing uses for storage units? When you get a little creative you will find that there is no limit to the fun ways you can use a storage unit. Let’s take a look at some unconventional but fantastic ways people can make use of the extra space and secure environment that a self-storage unit offers.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 15, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    Three Unique Ways to Use Your Storage Unit

    What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a storage unit? If you are like most people, you probably think of a short and long-term space used primarily for moving purposes. Yes, this statement is very accurate; however, there are also other creative and unique purposes in which an everyday, common storage unit can meet your needs. Keep reading further to find out some ways in which you can think outside of the box when it comes to the use of storage units.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 24, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    Going off to Basic Training? What to Do With Your Belongings

    Millions of Americans proudly serve our country each and every day. Anyone in the United States Military can and probably will tell you that there are a wide range of emotions that go through your head when you begin the military process. At SMARTBOX, we are firm believers in trying to assist our military personnel whenever possible, whether it is through our military discount or in some other capacity. In this case, we would love to provide some tips on what to do with your belongings when traveling off to basic training.
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  • Loading a Smartbox
    Dusty Rhodes
      Oct 13, 2016
     
     
    • Storage

    Tips For Storing Sports Memorabilia

    Are you passionate about sports? Do you like to collect sports memorabilia? Are you currently in a situation that requires you to put your valuable sports collectibles in storage? If you answered yes to all three of these questions, then keep reading to find tips on how to store sports memorabilia effectively.
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  • Seasonal Storage
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 25, 2015
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips
    • Storage

    Storage Tips For DIY Local Moves

    When it comes to moving, Do-It-Yourself moves or DIY moves can offer additional convenience. With no time constraints and the ability to pace yourself for your move, DIY moves provide flexible options.If you are moving locally within your city or town, it is a good idea to check out local storage units beforehand. You never know what unexpected surprises may occur as you prepare to move. From new houses that are not ready to apartment leases that have not ended, there is always the off chance that your move may be delayed, inviting the need for storage. In either case, certain factors play into how soon you can leave your current residence and move into your new one.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 23, 2015
     
     
    • Storage

    How to Organize Your Move in Five Easy Steps

    With all of the steps that go into the moving process, it helps to have a good plan that will help you to organize each part of your move. From starting with a good checklist to making sure that you have all of the appropriate equipment, moving involves several factors that all need to be addressed in order to have an organized move.
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