Renovating? Keep your house clutter free with Self Storage

2 benefits of using self storage during a home renovation. A remodeling project can often take months to complete. When it’s the home you live in, it can also cause a great deal of stress. Your schedule changes, you will most likely have added expenses, and you’re constantly living in a mess. If you’re renovating … Read more. “Renovating? Keep your house clutter free with Self Storage”

Moving in 2018? Stay Organized Every Step of the Way

There’s no denying that while moving into a new home is usually cause for celebration, it’s also a huge hassle! As soon as you sign on the dotted line for your new mortgage or lease the fun begins. Cleaning and organizing your home, researching moving companies, buying packing supplies, packing, the list goes on and … Read more. “Moving in 2018? Stay Organized Every Step of the Way”

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. “Annual Mid-Ohio Food Drive”

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. “4 Reasons to use Climate Controlled Storage”

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. “Do you Really Need Self-Storage Property Protection?”

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. “Tips to Survive National Moving… Season!”

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. “What Not To Store In A Storage Unit”

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 Properly Pack A Moving Truck”

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. “How To Store Your Gift-Wrapping Items”

Moving Mistakes You Don’t Have to Make

Packing up your home or apartment can take weeks, but you can save time by making sure that each item is stored properly in the correct box for a specific room. Organization is essential when packing up your valuables. Check out these moving mistakes and how to avoid them while packing: Not packing early. Spread … Read more. “Moving Mistakes You Don’t Have to Make”