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  • Stop Drop and Clean
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 10, 2020
     
     
    • Cleaning
    • Portable Storage
    • Seasonality

    9 Cleaning Hacks to Protect Your Home Against COVID-19

    All of us have been impacted by the coronavirus in one way or another so how can we protect ourselves and our family from this novel virus? Now is the time to be more cautious than ever about the surfaces we touch such as countertops, doorknobs, refrigerator handles, cabinet pulls, light switches, and bathroom surfaces. One of the best ways to minimize your exposure to COVID-19 and prevent the spread of the virus is to keep your home disinfected and sanitized. Here are a few cleaning hacks that can help keep your home sanitized during this pandemic.
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  • the world
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 07, 2020
     
     
    • Real Estate
    • Moving
    • Long Distance Move
    • Portable Storage
    • Moving with Kids
    • affordable moving

    How to Safely Move During a Global Pandemic

    Moving is no easy feat in the best of times, but when you add a global pandemic, it’s bound to cause even more challenges. Some people might be choosing to delay their move, but what if you don’t have the option to do so? In most cities across the country, residents are sheltering in place and many businesses are closed. This might make moving more difficult than it would be under normal circumstances. Despite these challenges, the moving industry is taking steps to maintain health and safety operations. Nonetheless, here are a few proactive steps you can take to ensure the safest move possible during the COVID-19 outbreak.
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  • wash your hands
    Dusty Rhodes
      Apr 02, 2020
     
     
    • Home Storage
    • Organization
    • Portable Storage
    • Moving
    • Personal Storage

    Portable Storage Containers Offer a Safe Moving Solution During COVID-19

    There is no doubt that people all over the country are feeling the effects of the novel corona virus. Despite this virus, however, many people are still in the process of moving. In these uncertain times, portable storage containers offer a safe alternative to traditional moving companies. They allow you to store and move your belongings without ever coming into contact with other people. This can provide you and your family with much needed peace of mind. ​
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  • vacay to stay safe
    Dusty Rhodes
      Mar 31, 2020
     
     
    • Organization
    • Portable Storage
    • Personal Storage
    • Home Storage
    • Real Estate

    3 Ways to Use a Portable Storage Unit at a Vacation Home ​

    More and more people are investing in a vacation home so they can enjoy the amenities of home away from home. Forget about expensive rentals, scheduling hassles, and itinerary planning. With a vacation home, owners get to enjoy a relaxing getaway in the comfort of their own property. Some families prefer a summer lake house or beach house while others prefer a winter cabin for skiing and hiking. Whatever your preference, a vacation home can be a great retreat for your family and a place to make lasting memories. The issue many families have, however, is what to do with all of their stuff. Luckily, a portable storage unit can provide the storage solutions families need. Here are a few ways portable storage units can be helpful for a vacation home. ​
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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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