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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • mola
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 24, 2020
     
     
    • Packing Tips
    • Long Distance Move
    • affordable moving
    • Moving Myths
    • Moving

    4 Hacks for Cutting Down on Moving Expenses

    Moving is certainly one of the most stressful, chaotic, and time-consuming tasks a homeowner will experience. With so many things to do and remember, it’s easy to get frazzled along the way. To make matters worse, many homeowners incur quite a few expenses throughout the moving process. The good news, however, is that moving doesn’t have to put a strain on your bank account. Consider these budget friendly hacks that will help you cut down on your moving expenses.
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  • For the record
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 22, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Home Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • affordable moving
    • Personal Storage

    7 Smart Items to Store in a Portable Storage Unit When Selling Your House

    Selling a home is all about presentation which is why home staging is so critical. A vase of flowers, fresh baked cookies, and a fragrant candle can really make a good impression on buyers. On the other hand, certain items in the home can ruin your chances for a potential sale. It’s difficult to make your home look like a model home while you are still living there, but there are a few items that you should definitely put it storage while your home is on the market. Here are seven smart items you should consider storing out of sight if you are trying to sell your home. ​
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  • Save Space
    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 15, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Home Storage
    • Organization

    5 Clever Ways to Maximize Space in a Portable Storage Container

    Portable storage containers are an excellent solution for storing seasonal items, extra furniture, family mementos, or even all of your belongings between moves. Whatever the reason, it’s tough to beat the convenience of these nifty containers. That said, it can be challenging at times to fit everything inside the containers. To help you get the most bang for your buck, consider these tips for maximizing space in your portable storage container.
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  • Renovation is our 2nd bigest market
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 23, 2019
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Organization
    • Personal Storage

    A Guide for Using a Portable Storage Unit During a Home Renovation ​

    Home renovations are not for the faint-hearted. It takes a lot of patience to handle the stress that comes with renovating your living space. You have to prepare yourself to be inconvenienced for a period of time and you have to live among the dirt, dust, and noise that comes with a remodeling project. Not to mention the fact that you will have contractors walking in and out of your home all throughout the day. Needless to say, home renovations can be messy and time-consuming but it’s worth it in the end to have a home you love. If you are preparing to take on a home renovation project, it is worth it to invest in a portable storage unit during the process. These containers are delivered directly to your door and can provide a number of benefits during a home renovation that can make the process less stressful.
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  • organzing tips
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 21, 2019
     
     
    • Packing Tips
    • Organization
    • Cleaning
    • Downsizing
    • Moving
    • affordable moving

    A Guide for Decluttering Your House Before a Move

    You have decided to move and you may have even found the perfect house so you are feeling excited and enthusiastic. Then, reality sets in that you have to actually pack up everything in your house and move it all to another place. The idea of packing up your entire home can seem daunting and completely overwhelming. This can have you second guessing your decision to move before you ever even lift a finger. Don’t let your excitement get drowned out by the task of packing. Instead, lighten the load by decluttering your house before your move. Getting rid of all of the junk and unnecessary items before you move will make the process quicker and easier. Here is a helpful guide for decluttering every space in your home so you can be prepared for moving day!
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  • portable storage and moving pods
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 15, 2019
     
     
    • Packing Tips
    • Contractor Storage
    • Long Distance Move
    • affordable moving

    6 Smart Tricks for Keeping a Move as Organized as Possible

    ​Packing up an entire home and moving somewhere new can present plenty of organizational challenges. There are so many moving parts involved in a move and it can be difficult to juggle all of these different tasks. Although moving can be a daunting task, getting organized can really help eliminate stress so the process isn’t so dreadful. Check out these tips and tricks for putting together an organized and well-coordinated move.
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  • luggage
    Dusty Rhodes
      Aug 02, 2019
     
     
    • Storage Unit
    • Storage Tips
    • Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Packing Tips
    • Moving
    • Organization
    • Long Distance Move
    • affordable moving
    • Home Storage

    4 Tips for Loading Items in a Portable Storage Container

    Portable storage containers are an affordable and convenient solution for packing and storing your items for a move. Although packing for a move is quite a tough job, these nifty containers make the job much easier. However, it is important to make sure have the right tools before you begin. Before loading anything into a portable storage container, you want to be sure you have a dolly, loading straps, furniture pads, and plenty of stretch wrap. Now that you have all of the materials you will need, you want to make sure all of your wood furniture is properly covered with furniture pads and any upholstered furniture is adequately covered in stretch wrap.
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