Category: Self Storage Chesapeake Blog

Five Reasons to Rent a Self-Storage Unit

Are you tired of constantly tripping over things in your own home, not because the house is a mess but because you simply have too much stuff cramped in your rooms? Do people tease you about auditioning for a show like “Hoarders” because you seem to have everything in the world packed into a small… Read more »

How to Prepare a Car for Storage

When we think of renting a storage unit, most likely we are more concerned with smaller objects like clothing and boxes of books, Christmas decorations, and other items we don’t use on a regular basis. We may also be more inclined to obtain storage for furniture as we transition to a new home. Some may… Read more »

Questions to Ask a Storage Facility Manager

Your house is near capacity, bulging with items you don’t necessarily need but aren’t ready to throw out. You could have a surplus of holiday decorations or lawn equipment left over from when you lived in a house with a yard. You could have boxes of clothes your children have outgrown, but you anticipate another… Read more »

Storage Buildings: What Size Unit Do I Need?

People may use storage facilities for a variety of reasons. Your current home may not be large enough to contain everything you own, and perhaps you are not quite ready to get rid of some things. You may be moving to a new house and need a place to temporarily keep furniture and other items… Read more »

Things You Can Put in Your Storage Shed

What can you put in a storage shed? When you rent a storage facility, you are typically bound by the terms of the business, and therefore are permitted to keep any number of possessions while you move, or take a temporary job overseas. If you are in need of long-term storage and aren’t sure what… Read more »

What to Do When You Don’t Have Enough Closet Space

Do you live in a home where you fear an avalanche every time you reach for the closet door? Surely all of us have at least one compact area that is stuffed floor to ceiling with everything from winter coats to old photo albums – stuff we rarely use but can’t give away for sentimental… Read more »

Do I Need a Climate Controlled Storage Shed?

At some point in our lives, we face the prospect of moving. It could happen within our city or cross country, but whatever the situation there is the chance long-term storage comes into play. If you find yourself in need of a storage unit to rent you may have researched your options and discovered climate-controlled… Read more »