Dayton, OH Annual Holiday Food Drive

It’s that time of year again, We’re teaming up with the Dayton FoodBank to help feed local families this holiday season. The Dayton Foodbank is the primary source of food for more than 100 huger relief programs in Green, Montgomery, and Preble countries. Food and related supplies are distributed to a network of pantries, community … Read more.

Annual Mid-Ohio Food Drive

It’s that time of year again, We’re teaming up with the the Mid-Ohio Food Bank to help feed local families this holiday season. Since 1980, the Mid-Ohio Food Bank has been working with grocers, food companies, Ohio farmers, the USDA, community partners, and people like us to obtain food and distribute it to 650 food pantries, soup … Read more.

Staging Your Home to Sell

The secret to selling your home at top dollar is Home Staging! When you prepare your home for sale, home staging can help highlight your home’s strengths, downplay its weaknesses and appeal to the largest possible pool of prospective buyers. Small changes can make a big difference. Here are some quick, inexpensive tips to get … Read more.

4 Reasons to use Climate Controlled Storage

No matter where you live, if you’re planning on storing items, you may want to consider a climate controlled storage unit. Whether it’s hot, cold, humid, or somewhere in between, here are four reasons everyone should at least consider renting a climate controlled storage unit. 1. Extreme Temperature Fluctuations If you live in an area with … Read more.

Do you Really Need Self-Storage Property Protection?

June 28th is National Insurance Awareness Day. Take some time to review your policies and make sure your personal property, whatever and wherever, is covered in case of damages or loss Chances are, when you move, you’ll need to store some of your belongings in a self-storage unit. You can certainly rent a storage unit, … Read more.

Tips to Survive National Moving… Season!

May is the typical month to begin the process if you’re in the market to move, making it National Moving Month. Who knew that was a thing! Each year, the Tuesday after Memorial Day (this year May 30) is one of the busiest moving days of the year. Some call it National Moving Day, which jump-starts the … Read more.

What Not To Store In A Storage Unit

Storage units are the best place to store extra items that you might not have room for in your apartment or home. Different storage facilities have different items on their prohibited list, so make sure to read the list of items allowed for storage before you store your belongings Hazardous Items Don’t store toxic, hazardous, … Read more.

How To Properly Pack A Moving Truck

Packing up all your belongings can be stressful, but with these helpful hints, you can maximize space in the moving truck! General packing rules include: pack your truck from front to back with weight evenly distributed throughout the truck. Pack floor to ceiling with the heaviest items on the floor and load the heaviest items … Read more.

How To Store Your Gift-Wrapping Items

Ever dread opening a certain drawer or closet because you know it is stuffed to the brim with trinkets and treasures just waiting to spill out? Almost everyone has at least one of these drawers or closets in the house or apartment. Your gift closet just might have this problem, and we at Great Value … Read more.