What to Expect on College Move-Out

The college years come with so many descriptors: life-changing, fun, wild, challenging, with perhaps a few disappointments or unexpected twists thrown in for good measure. But carrying out a successful successful college move-out process might bring even more surprises–so follow these notes on what to expect when it’s time to move out of your dorm […]

Packing and Storing Vinyl Records

Compact disks and digital music may have you thinking vinyl records are an ancient thing of the past, but think again! Whether nostalgia, a desire for an intimate sound, or your collection of choice, grandparents and millennials alike cannot get enough of vinyl records. If you are packing to move to your new home or your […]

How to Store Your Boat

Keeping your boat in pristine condition in between trips to the lake is crucial to the longevity of your watercraft. A storage unit just might be your safest bet, as it is climate-controlled and easy to access once you need to set sail! Whether you are preparing your boat for winter weather or simply keeping […]

Get the Most Out of Self-Storage

Self-storage units come in many shapes and sizes. Self-storage facilities often have features and services that tenants can take advantage of. Storage locations offer tenants a safe and secure place to store items. Belongings will be protected from the elements and from outsiders, but did you know there are other features self-storage offers? When renting a […]

5 Items You Have to Store Climate Controlled

When I think about climate controlled storage, I think about protecting my items in storage from the heat or cold. But it’s actually a lot more than that. Climate controlled storage does indeed keep a storage unit’s indoor temperature between 55-85°F year-round but it also maintains a consistent humidity level. Depending on where you live in the country you may […]

Self-Storage Do’s and Don’ts

Are you looking to store some of your extra things? Self-storage is an excellent way to store items while in college, for your business, for seasonal items and clothes, when moving or when making renovations to your home to keep your extra stuff. Self-storage facilities allow you to keep your extra items locked, safe and secure […]

Flipping Houses with Portable Storage

Flipping houses involves a lot of shifting items–and that’s why it makes sense to use portable storage when a lot of furniture and boxes are in limbo. While renovating a low-value home to put it back on the market at higher value is no simple task, U-Haul storage options help alleviate the stress of flipping […]

What to Do With Your Christmas Tree

The presents have been opened, the Christmas carols silenced and the holiday season has come to an end. Now comes the least fun part of the holiday – taking down all the decorations. Whether your tree is real or artificial there are several different things to do with your Christmas tree once it’s time to take it down. […]

Selecting A Storage Facility: Superhero Edition

Selecting the right storage facility to store your belongings does not have to be a difficult task. While you’re searching for the best self-storage facility out there, think about it from a superhero’s perspective. What would they look for in a self-storage facility? The following criteria should help you decide what requirements are important to you […]

Uses for Space Bags

Nothing fills moving boxes faster than towels, linens, and blankets. They add bulk to your move and can exhaust space. Did you know that you can move and transport the same items using a fraction of the room? When it comes to moving supplies, space bags are a must-have! They allow you to pack, move, […]

How Much Can You Fit in a U-Box Container?

If moving by truck or trailer is not an option for your next move, do not fret! A third option is available for your move: the U-Box® moving container! U-Box containers make moving and storage convenient, provide less worry through various delivery and pick up solutions, plus are perfect for moves across town or across the […]

How to Store Your Bicycle Long-Term

If you have a bicycle, there is a good chance that you may need to store it at some point. Whether you have an injury, it’s out of season, or any other number of reasons for not biking, if you do not store your bicycle correctly, you could expose it to unnecessary damage that could be […]