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  • Clean Purge Wash
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 27, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Home Storage
    • Cleaning

    Declutter, Purge, Wash Hands: How to Jumpstart Your Deep Cleaning Routine

    During our current Social Distancing experiemnets because of COVID-19, many people are furiously cleaning everything they can reach. Spring cleaning is the perfect opportunity to get organized and start afresh. Most of us are anxious to get our house in order for the brighter days ahead. Consider these great tips to help you tackle your deep cleaning.
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  • portable storage in a pandemic
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 24, 2020
     
     
    • Seasonality
    • Personal Storage
    • Cleaning
    • School
    • Portable Storage

    Why Portable Storage is a Good Solution During COVID-19

    As the pandemic continues to impact people and businesses across the country, it might be helpful to know that portable storage can be a great solution during these uncertain times. There are a number of ways in which portable storage can be beneficial and rest assured that the safety of consumers is at the forefront of Smartbox Portable Storage & Moving. We are committed to providing our customers with storage solutions by following all guidelines for sanitation, cleanliness, and precautionary measures.
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  • dont just sit there
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 19, 2020
     
     
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • affordable moving
    • Home Storage

    5 Safety Items Every House Should Have

    When you purchase a new home the first things you begin thinking about are paint colors, new furniture, and ways to make your new home look beautiful. And while beautifying your home is certainly exciting, safety in the home is something that is critical. It should be on the minds of every homeowner, especially when they are moving into a new home. It’s important to take the proper steps to make sure your home is safe in case of an emergency. This is something that can’t wait until tomorrow, so make sure your home has these important safety items. ​
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  • brighter days ahead
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 17, 2020
     
     
    • School
    • Home Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • affordable moving

    Smartbox Helps College Students Impacted by Campus Closures

    Due to the recent increase in Corona virus cases, colleges and universities across the country are ending terms early hoping to lessen the impact on their students and communities. Smartbox Portable Storage and Moving is ready to help. We are offering students displaced by campus housing closures the first 30 days of storage with us for *FREE (up to $99 value for rental fees). We realized this is a stressful time for everyone involved, we are here to support you.
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  • rainbow hall
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 27, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Personal Storage
    • Portable Storage
    • Moving
    • affordable moving

    The Importance of Using Portable Storage Containers to Move Houses

    Moving can be a stressful, exhausting, and complicated process for many homeowners. Between buying and selling your home to packing and moving all of your belongings, there are loads of things to do in a short period of time. Luckily, portable storage containers have provided a way to simplify the moving process by saving homeowners time and money. Here are just a few of the reasons why it can be helpful to use a portable storage container for your next move. ​
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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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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 31, 2020
     
     
    • Home Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Personal Storage
    • Moving
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization

    How to Use a Portable Storage Container to Help Stage a House

    Research suggests that staging a home helps it to sell 73% faster, on average. Home staging is important because it affects the way the property is perceived by potential buyers. Buyers will be turned off by a home that is cluttered, dark, dreary, and in need of repairs. Conversely, a well-staged home showcases the home’s bet features and draws buyers in. The object is to have buyers walk in and be able to visualize themselves in the home. It’s all about creating a space that is inviting and where buyers can see themselves living and entertaining. Home staging is a cost-effective marketing tool for sellers, but it does require some effort. Portable storage containers offer a smart solution for staging your home.
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  • hoarders
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 29, 2020
     
     
    • Realtors
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Home Storage
    • Organization

    6 Problems with Not Using a Portable Storage Unit to Help Declutter

    Anyone who has ever lived on their own understands that over time you collect more and more things and it eventually becomes challenging to find a place for all of these items. Inevitably, your house becomes cluttered and this can cause a great deal of frustration. Not only is clutter unsightly, but it can be stressful and time-consuming when you can’t find the things you need. It can also present a number of challenges when and if you decide to sell your home. So, whether you are moving or just ready to take control of your life, decluttering is an important task.
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  • Shorten Your Days on the Market
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 28, 2020
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Home Storage
    • Organization

    Sell a House Faster: 4 Easy Ways to Use a Smartbox ​

    Selling your home is no small challenge and homeowners are eager to sell their home as quickly as possible once its been listed. That’s because a quicker sale means less days trying to keep your home in pristine condition, fewer times being kicked out at a moment’s notice, and more money for your house. Selling your home can be stressful and that’s why it’s important to do everything you can to simplify the process. Portable storage units are a great tool for helping homeowners sell their homes faster. Here are just a few of the ways in which portable storage units can be used to sell a house.
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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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