Easy, Effective Spring Cleaning Checklist

Springtime is the start of warmer weather, open windows, longer days, and the realization that a lot of mess has piled up during the winter. You know what that means: it’s time for spring cleaning. The idea of spring cleaning may not be especially appealing to you (or anyone), but with some help from this […]

By |April 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Make the Most of Thrift Sale Season

The weather is getting warmer, and we all know what that means: garage sales! Garage sales are a great way for collectors to build their collections, for finding hidden treasure, and for just about everybody to jump out in the sun and have fun. If you’re anything like us, the best part of spring garage […]

By |April 17th, 2017|Storing Tips|0 Comments

Caring for Your Collectibles: A Storage How-To Guide

Having a collection is a whole lot of fun. There’s always something new to look for, an exciting new addition to be added. The only problem for true collectors is having the room to show off all of their awesome collectibles. Sometimes there just isn’t enough room – and that’s okay! – as long as […]

By |April 10th, 2017|Storing Tips|0 Comments

7 Things to do Before Professional Packers Arrive

Moving is stressful. The day arrives and suddenly everything is scrambling and chaos. There you are in the center of it all, trying your best to make sure everything is in order. One guaranteed way to make your move less hectic is hiring professional movers. Professional movers make will make your big move a lot […]

By |April 3rd, 2017|Moving Tips|0 Comments

10 Tips for Reducing Indoor Humidity (and Protect Your Stuff!)

Moisture in the air, otherwise known as humidity, can be especially damaging inside your home. When the humidity is too high inside of your living space, it can fry electronics, damage paper goods (artwork, books, important documents), and generally be a pain in your butt. If you have a problem with in-home humidity damaging your […]

By |March 28th, 2017|Storing Tips|0 Comments

Choosing a Moving Van: A How-To Guide

Nobody likes having to move. There’s packing, organizing, cleaning your baseboards for the first time in five years, bribing casual acquaintances to help you carry things with the promise of pizza, and so on and so forth. On top of what feels to be ten thousand other concerns to address and tasks to complete is […]

By |March 21st, 2017|Moving Tips|0 Comments

5 Most Commonly Neglected Home Maintenance Tasks

Taking proper care of your living space involves a lot of different efforts. Maybe it means that you rent an external storage unit to better take care of your extra possessions. Maybe it means that you build a 20 foot outer wall to protect from potential zombie apocalypse. For us, however, it means keeping up […]

By |March 14th, 2017|Storing Tips|0 Comments

The Fine Art of Storage Containers

Renting a storage unit is a great first step on the journey towards true organization. Many people think that it’s the only step, but guess what: they’re wrong! When you invest in a unit, you can’t just throw everything you want on the floor and hope for the best. All you’ll get if you do […]

By |March 9th, 2017|Storing Tips|0 Comments

The Psychological Benefits of Organization

Have you ever noticed how much better you feel living or working in an organized space? When you’ve got your life put together, it feels way easier to focus and get things done. Well, there’s a reason you feel that way: there’s a lot of scientific evidence demonstrating how organization has a huge, positive effect […]

By |March 6th, 2017|Moving Tips|0 Comments

Famous Fortresses from History, and Why Storage Direct Has Them Beat: Redux

Last month, we took on some of the most impressive fortresses of ancient history… and we totally won. What? We did, just look. We aren’t content to just rest on our laurels, however–there are more imposing strongholds to dunk on with our unparalleled amenities and convenience.

Plus, we’re pretty into researching ancient fortresses. History is awesome– […]

By |February 28th, 2017|Choosing a Facility|0 Comments