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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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  • Too Cool for School
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 10, 2020
     
     
    • School
    • Seasonality
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization

    4 Problems a Portable Storage Unit Can Solve for a School ​

    When we think of portable storage units, we typically associate them with moving. However, among the more innovative alternative uses for portable storage containers is their use in schools. You can solve your school’s moving, storage, and need for additional space with one versatile solution. Easy to relocate, affordable, and secure, these containers have become a useful resource for elementary schools, high schools, and colleges. Here are just a few of the problems a portable storage unit can solve for a school. ​
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  • Spring Cleaning the Garage
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 03, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Organization
    • Home Storage
    • Cleaning

    9 Ways to Utilize a Portable Storage Unit for Spring Cleaning

    Spring is upon us and the time has never been better to get organized. Along with the fresh air and signs of new life popping up all around, many people choose to take on the task of cleaning their home in the spring. In addition to decluttering, donating, and cleaning, spring is also a great time for decorating and remodeling. Though it may seem like an overwhelming task, there are things you can do to make the job a little easier and a portable storage unit can help. Here are just a few of the great ways you can utilize a portable storage unit to help with spring cleaning. ​
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  • HI Neighbor
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 28, 2020
     
     
    • affordable moving
    • Moving
    • Moving with Kids
    • Portable Storage

    8 Easy Tips for Getting to Know Your Neighbors ​

    There are so many things to do when you move to a new home. You have loads of boxes to unpack, walls to paint, pictures to hang, and things to organize. But, once you have had a chance to get settled in, it can be really nice to get to know your neighbors. Your home is more than just the four walls that surround you. Your home is part of a neighborhood filled with people and families. Having a friendly face to greet you on the sidewalk or a neighbor who can provide that proverbial cup of sugar when you run out can make all the difference in truly feeling settled in your home. Whether you are brand new to the neighborhood or just haven’t taken the time to introduce yourself, here are a few easy ways to get to know your neighbors (and maybe even make a few new friends!)
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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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  • little house big idea
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 25, 2020
     
     
    • Portable Storage
    • Real Estate
    • Realtors

    6 Clever Ways to Increase Your Home’s Property Value

    Whether you’re looking to sell your home or you just want to build some equity, there are plenty of things you can do to increase your home’s value. For most Americans, their home is their most valuable asset so taking care of it and increasing its value should be a top priority. That said, some upgrades will add considerably more value to your home than others, so it’s important to make sure your investment is worthwhile. Consider these clever ideas to increase your home’s property value. ​
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  • Quiet the Chaos
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 21, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Real Estate
    • Portable Storage
    • affordable moving
    • Moving

    How to Minimize the Moving Chaos with a Portable Storage Unit

    Moving is one of the most complicated and stressful tasks homeowners will experience. There are so many things to do, from packing and loading the contents of your entire home to buying and selling your home. With so many moving parts, it’s easy to become frustrated and overwhelmed. Luckily, portable storage units have simplified the process and can take much of the stress out of moving. Here are just a few of the ways these convenient containers can minimize the chaos of moving to make the entire process easier.
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  • organized home
    Dusty Rhodes
      Feb 14, 2020
     
     
    • Downsizing
    • Home Storage
    • Organization
    • Portable Storage
    • Cleaning

    3 Tips for Storing Out of Season Clothes

    Spring is right around the corner and just as the season will change, so too, will your wardrobe. The sweaters, coats, hats, and boots you bundled in during the winter are likely to get tossed into a box or shoved into the back of a closet to make room for this season’s clothing. But, this isn’t exactly the best way to store your clothes. Improper storage can leave your clothes wrinkled and tattered and will ultimately shorten their life. This year, commit to organizing your out of season clothes and storing them properly. A little extra effort can make a big difference when it's time to unpack for a new season, so consider these three tips for storing your out of season clothes.
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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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