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  • Smartbox is the Smart Move
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 19, 2019
     
     
    • Moving Myths
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Corporate Storage
    • affordable moving
    • Contractor Storage
    • Home Storage

    3 Common Misconceptions About Choosing a Portable Storage Company

    With the demand for storage always increasing, portable storage companies have become increasingly popular in recent years. They offer a convenient solution for storing and transporting one’s belongings. This means the market for portable storage companies has grown and customers are left with more choices. With so many options to choose from, however, customers might encounter a few misconceptions about choosing the right storage company. To help customers better understand the nature of portable storage, let’s examine a few of the most common misconceptions.
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  • long distance moving advice
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 05, 2019
     
     
    • Packing Tips
    • Home Storage
    • Organization
    • Long Distance Move
    • affordable moving
    • Moving

    8 Simple Tips for Moving Across the Country with Young Children ​

    Relocating can be an incredibly stressful time in your life. Add young children to the mix, and your stress level is totally magnified. While moving across the country can be exciting, it can also be a little scary and overwhelming. You might have anticipated squeals of delight, only to be met with tear stricken faces. The good news, is that kids are resilient and have the ability to adjust, and fortunately there are things you can do to make the moving process easier for them. Here are 8 tips that can help you move across the country with young children.
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  • Realtors use Smartbox to Close
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 03, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Long Distance Move
    • Home Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Organization

    5 Simple Reasons Real Estate Agents Should Utilize Storage Containers

    Portable storage containers were designed to help people move their belongings more easily from one place to another; however, they are actually useful in helping real estate agents sell homes in the first place! Plenty of businesses run into storage issues, and real estate is one of them. Real estate agents need more than a smile and a positive attitude to sell homes. Their jobs also require a lot of materials and they are always in need of a place to store these items. Portable storage containers are a great solution and a tool that every real estate agent should use...and here’s why.
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  • A moving_local_secondary-image
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 22, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Organization
    • Moving with Kids
    • Home Storage
    • Moving
    • Moving Myths
    • Long Distance Move
    • affordable moving

    7 Common Packing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    If you are preparing for a move you might think that packing will be easy enough: you simply toss items into boxes, tape them up, and load them onto the truck. Think again! Packing actually takes more planning than you might realize. Many people make mistakes when packing that end up being costly, time consuming, and downright hectic. Getting all of your belongings from point A to point B actually requires plenty of foresight and failing to do so can end up making the whole process much more difficult than it needs to be. Here are a few of the most common packing mistakes and how you can avoid them to ensure a smoother and less-stressful move. ​
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  • Pro tips on packing and moving
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 15, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips
    • Packing Tips
    • Home Storage
    • Organization
    • Downsizing
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving with Kids
    • Long Distance Move
    • Moving
    • affordable moving

    4 Problems with Not Labeling Boxes While Packing

    Moving is a huge job and a difficult task but that is precisely why it pays to be organized. Packing is perhaps the most dreaded task when it comes to moving and it is certainly the most time consuming. This might leave homeowners looking for shortcuts any way they can. Although it may take few extra minutes, labeling your boxes is hugely important when you are packing. It may sound simple, but labeling boxes can save you a great deal of time and a tremendous amount of stress. If you don’t label your boxes you will probably end up being sorry…and here’s why.
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  • Savvy Savers Swear by Smartbox
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 08, 2019
     
     
    • Downsizing
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving
    • business owner
    • Contractor Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Organization
    • Home Storage
    • affordable moving

    6 Savvy Ways to Save Money When Using a Portable Storage Company

    If you are planning a move and are looking for ways to save money, a portable storage company is definitely the way to go. They are a fraction of the cost of hiring professional movers. In addition to being more cost efficient, they also provide unmatched convenience that will make the entire moving process less stressful. Before booking a portable storage company, consider these tips to help you get the most bang for your buck.
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  • Dog packs his smartbox
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 01, 2019
     
     
    • Home Storage
    • Long Distance Move
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving with Kids
    • Moving Myths
    • Organization
    • Moving
    • affordable moving
    • Corporate Storage
    • Downsizing
    • Contractor Storage

    9 Crucial Tips for Packing a Portable Storage Container

    Portable storage containers have revolutionized the way people move and store their belongings. These nifty units combine practicality with convenience by providing an easily accessible storage space that is delivered directly to your home. When used properly, these portable units can help you get organized and work more efficiently. To get the most bang for your buck, consider these helpful tips for properly packing and securing your storage container.
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  • Unpacking Your Move
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 15, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization
    • Home Storage
    • Long Distance Move
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving
    • affordable moving

    6 Key Tips for Unpacking a Portable Storage Container

    Good news…you got through the packing and moving process and you have finally arrived at your new home. Now comes the realization that you have to unpack all of your stuff. After a few exhausting weeks of long hours and lots of loading, the thought of unloading can be daunting. Luckily there are a few great tips that help make the unpacking process faster and much easier. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you unpack your portable storage container.
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  • Declutter Your Home
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 06, 2019
     
     
    • Renovating
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Home Storage
    • Organization
    • Moving

    Best Practices for Using a Portable Storage Unit to Stage a House ​

    When most people think of portable storage units, they typically associate them with moving their belongings from one home to another. While portable storage is certainly ideal for this task, it can actually be very helpful throughout the entire moving process…starting with the sale of your home. Every homeowner wants to ensure that their home is in tip top shape when they put it on the market so it will appeal to buyers. The best way to do is this is by staging your home. Portable storage units can play an important role in helping homeowners stage their homes…and here’s how. ​
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  • get organized this year with smartbox
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 31, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization
    • Packing Tips
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Downsizing
    • Cleaning
    • Home Storage

    8 Great Ways to Use a Portable Storage Container for Organization

    Portable storage containers were created as a means to help homeowner move more easily from one home to another. However, it turns out they are also the perfect tool to help anyone from homeowners to business owners get organized. Their spacious design, weatherproof exterior, and convenient delivery allow you to easily organize your belongings for either temporary or long-term storage. Let’s take a look at 8 ways portable storage containers can help you get organized. ​
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