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  • moving in the summer
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jul 06, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving
    • Organization
    • affordable moving
    • Home Storage

    4 Benefits of Moving During the Summer Months

    Not everyone has the luxury of choosing when to move, but if you are lucky enough to have control over this, summer is by far the best season. Your move will require time, energy, and money even during the summer months, but there are many other factors that make summer the most favorable time to move homes or relocate. Here are just a few of the benefits of moving during the summer. ​
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 07, 2019
     
     
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving
    • affordable moving
    • Cleaning
    • Downsizing

    7 Terrible Moving Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    Moving is a big task that can be tiring and stressful but oftentimes homeowners complicate the process by making some common moving mistakes. Lack of preparation can cause unnecessary headaches and is enough to send anyone into a frenzy. If you want to ensure a seamless and stress-free move, consider these common moving mistakes and how to avoid them.
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  • Get the Facts Save Some Stacks
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jun 05, 2019
     
     
    • Moving Myths
    • Home Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Contractor Storage
    • business owner
    • Cleaning
    • affordable moving

    Myth vs. Fact on Portable Storage Containers

    Portable storage containers have become increasingly popular and for good reason: they offer smart, convenient, and affordable options for moving and storage. Despite their popularity, there are still several myths about these storage containers that might be confusing to prospective customers. Here we will take a look at some of the most common myths and provide facts that should help clear up any confusion.
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  • Leave the driving to us
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 10, 2019
     
     
    • Moving
    • Moving Myths
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage

    3 Alternative Solutions to Using a Traditional Moving Company

    Moving is a huge job and it can be exhausting and time consuming but while it may seem logical to hire professional movers, you’d better be prepared to pay top dollar for it. According to the American Moving and Storage Association the average cost of a local move is around $2500 while long distance moves can cost more then $5000. Not everyone wants to add a moving company to their already lengthy list of moving expenses. Luckily there are less expensive alternatives to hiring a traditional moving company. Here are three money-saving alternatives to consider for your next move.
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  • Packing Tips and Tricks
    Dusty Rhodes
      May 02, 2019
     
     
    • Downsizing
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Organization
    • Moving Myths
    • affordable moving
    • Moving
    • Long Distance Move

    5 Tricks to Packing Up a House in Under a Week

    In a perfect world you would have plenty of time to pack at your leisure and prepare for your move, but sometimes the circumstances aren’t so ideal. Unfortunately, life can come at you fast and might leave you rushing around for a last-minute move. In this case, figuring out how to pack quickly is a necessity and luckily there are things you can do to ensure a quick, organized, and efficient move.
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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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  • Smartbox vs Moving Truck
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 18, 2019
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Pets
    • Downsizing
    • Moving Myths
    • Home Storage
    • affordable moving

    4 Benefits of Using a Portable Storage Company Instead of a Moving Truck ​

    Anyone who has ever moved understands how challenging and stressful the process can be. You may have enlisted the help of a few friends and spent long days loading and unloading a truck and making countless trips back and forth. You may have also spent a small fortune hiring professional movers. Thanks to portable storage companies, however, the process is no longer so painful. So long are the days of exhausting yourself, your friends, and your budget. Thanks to portable storage containers, moving has gotten much easier and cheaper. Read on to discover 4 benefits of using portable storage containers instead of a moving truck.
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    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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  • 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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