Storing With A Smile

How To Pack A Dishwasher For Moving

If you plan to move, one of the many things you need to move your dishwasher. Replacing a dishwasher can get costly, but the task of moving it may seem daunting. You will need to disconnect the plumbing and electrical components, which is easy with the right tools. Follow these steps to pack and move your dishwasher. Prepare to Pack the Dishwasher To move the dishwasher,gather: flashlight screwdriver  soft cloth dish soap adjustable wrench towel furniture blanket masking tape plastic freezer bags or small container dolly Empty all dishes from the unit.   Read More...

Moving Into Your First Apartment

Moving out of your parent's house, whether after college or after a few years of working, is probably something you've been looking forward to. However, when you look around at everything you own and think about moving it, worry might set in and it may seem like a much better undertaking than you expected. Luckily, moving suggestions like those down below can organize your thoughts and actions so this time is as exciting as you always hoped.   Read More...

Rent A Storage Unit To Help With Planning And Organizing Your Wedding

When you get engaged, you may start to come up with ideas for your wedding. Some people want to have a hands-off experience in which they get a complete package. But, you may want to be involved in almost every aspect of the wedding from the invitations to the decorations. If you live in a small apartment or condo, you may not have much extra storage space. You may only be able to find enough room to work on various projects related to the wedding.   Read More...

Need A Storage Unit? Analyze The Location-Related Details

Storage units can provide you with a solution to a problem that might otherwise lead to finding a larger place to live. But, moving costs money and upsizing will lead to higher monthly costs. If you are interested in renting a storage unit to hold your belongings for a few months or for the long term, you should analyze various location-related details to help with your decision. Weather Possibilities The location can have a major impact on your storage experience, especially when you consider the weather such as heat, cold, rain, snow, or natural disasters.   Read More...

How To Move With Children

The transition to a new home can be a stressful experience, especially so for children who have not moved before. In order to make the transition as painless as possible, there are a few things that you should do with your kids before and on moving day. Keep Them Involved It's important to make sure that your children are involved in the house selection process with you. This helps prevent them from feeling like the decision is being forced onto them, and allows them to get an idea of what the new house and location will be like.   Read More...