How to Store Collectibles

If you’re like most collectors, your collection is a part of you. It’s the embodiment of years of hunting, haggling, and heartache. It may be worth thousands of dollars or mere pennies, but for you, it’s priceless. If you’re going to be moving your collection into storage, you want to be sure that all of your collectibles are stored properly so they stay in pristine condition — even if you may not be seeing them for months or years. In this guide, our storage experts here at Stor-It will help you get started. We’ve compiled a list of general tips for collectible storage and item-specific guides for common collectibles, including antiques, vintage clothing, comic books, and more. Read to learn how to store collectibles the right way, and reserve your storage unit with our team today!

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6 Common Types of Clutter and How to Deal With Them

Is clutter cluttering up your house? Now is the time to do something about it. Maybe you’ve seen one too many shows about hoarders. Maybe you’ve tripped over your son’s baseball glove in the middle of the hallway for the last time. Maybe you went searching for staples, only to find none in sight and spend the rest of your afternoon searching for small metal objects hidden somewhere amongst the growing piles of your new worst enemy: clutter. Yes, now is the time to do something about it.

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How Decluttering Your House Can Help Reduce Stress

In today’s fast-paced world, there is a lot of talk in the media and healthy living circles about the negative impacts of stress on physical and mental health. Whether it be from a job that asks too much and pays too little, or from managing the lives and financial wellbeing of a family, stressors abound in our day-to-day lives. While some of these stressors are unchangeable, others can certainly be changed. Among those in the changeable category is clutter.

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How to Declutter Your Home the Right Way: Tips and Tricks to Use This Season

Got clutter? Get rid of it the right way with these tips and tricks from our storage and organization experts here at Stor-It. Read on for general decluttering recommendations and room-by-room guides designed to help you streamline the decluttering process and get the most out of your space. Stop clutter in its tracks and open up your home this season!

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How to Effectively Manage Your Storage Unit Space

In storage units large and small, organization is essential. Well-organized units maximize space efficiency, reduce the risk of accident, and make locating items a breeze for their tenants. If you are renting a storage unit and looking for guidance on how to effectively organize and manage your storage space, this is the guide for you. In this post, our experts at Stor-It cover several essential storage unit space-management tips and tricks to help you stay organized and effectively manage your unit. We’ll show you how to save space, time and energy — helping you get the most of out of your storage investment.

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Things to Know Before Moving in With Your Significant Other

Are you thinking about taking the next step in your relationship and moving in with a significant other? Sharing a new space with the person you love is a big change. Before making the move, there are a few things every couple should know. Our storage experts here at Stor-It cover them all in this article. Below, we discuss must-knows and provide suggestions for those inevitable logistical challenges that await all significant others who have made the choice to live together.

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How to Quickly Organize Your New Space

The benefits of quality organization cannot be overstated. An organized storage space leads to increased productivity and it also contributes to better mental health and well-being. If you have recently moved into a new space that needs organizing, the task can seem a daunting one. However, with the right steps, any space can be organized in record time. In this guide, our storage experts here at Stor-It show you how.

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How to Pack Moving Boxes Like A Pro

Whether you are moving to a new apartment or relocating an entire business, your moving and packing process will likely involve boxes. Boxes are essential cornerstones of any move — and vital building blocks for any storage configuration. Versatile, user-friendly, and easy to stack, they save precious time by helping movers like you stay organized. Continue reading “How to Pack Moving Boxes Like A Pro”