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  • What's That Green Stuff? 3 RV Storage Mistakes That Can Lead To Mold Growth

    Now that winter is approaching, it's time to put the RV into storage. While you're making the preparations, don't forget to get precautionary measures to prevent mold growth. If you thought that mold wouldn't be an issue because of the colder temperatures, you're mistaken. Unfortunately, mold can grow wherever – and whenever – darkness and moisture exist together. Here are three storage mistakes that can lead to mold growth in your RV.
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  • Decluttering Your Self-Storage Space: How To Keep Your Stuff Stored Skillfully

    Having a self storage unit is a great way to keep clutter out of your home, but if you aren't keeping your storage space organized, you may just be moving your clutter from one place to another. Here are a few helpful hints to prevent your storage space from overflowing. Practice The One-In, One-Out Rule Whenever you are ready to add more items to your self-storage space, be prepared to part with a few items.
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  • Four Moving Tips For Hobbyist Collectors

    If your hobby involves collecting items, you might have years worth of valuable goods such as stamps, coins, books, or art. This can be a great activity in your life, but it might be daunting to move your cherished collection along with your household. Here are four tips to help collector hobbyists move their items safely alongside their household items. 1. Insure Your Items If you have been collecting for years, you might not realize the value of your collection.
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  • Two Often Forgotten Things About Long-Term Wine Storage

    Wine is one of the few consumable products that actually improve with age. If you don't have room in your home for your wine collection, you can keep it at a self-storage facility for as long as you need. Although it's fairly well-known you must keep the bottles in a cool dark place with adequate humidity, here are two often forgotten things you need to know about to ensure your wine remains drinkable.
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  • 6 Tips For Safely Packing Wine Glasses And Bottles

    Wine glasses and bottles require special attention when it comes to packing or storing them. You might have a special set from a wedding or other significant event in your life. A little extra care will keep them from breaking. After all, they are memories you are packing. 1. Choose Boxes Wisely Begin with a sturdy and unbending box to ensure it won't break during the packing/storing process. It is essential to place bubble wrap or a similar product on the bottom of the box for added protection before you begin.
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  • Tips For Safely Storing Your Electronics In A Storage Unit

    If you need a place to store a lot of electronics, you might be considering renting a storage unit. Self-storage units are ideal for this purpose; however, it is important to take the right steps when using a unit for storing electronics. Electronics can get damaged if they are exposed to the wrong things, and damage to electronics can cause several key issues. What Damages Electronics? There are two main things that can damage electronics, and these are cold weather and moisture.
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  • Moving Abroad? Two Reasons Why You Need An International Relocation Company

    If you're moving abroad, you may think you can handle it alone. You may comb over the Internet doing your research, and feel that you're adequately equipped for relocating to another country. However, you may not understand just how advantageous it would be for you to work with an international relocation company. International relocating companies aim to make your big move a much smoother process. Learning more about the benefits of working with an international relocation company can help you see why you should contact one of these businesses as soon as possible.
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  • Tips For Organizing Your Self Storage Unit

    If you want to make sure that you are loading things into your self storage rental so that it is well organized and your things can be properly protected, take a little bit of time to review the following tips. Bring In Your Own Shelves Self storage units are bare bones in regards to having any shelving. You have to bring in your own shelving units in if you want to use them and you might want to do just that.
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  • Minimizing Your Risk Of Theft When Utilizing Self-Storage

    One of the worst things that can happen when you rent a self-storage unit is to show up one day and find that your items have been stolen. While most storage facilities take measures to prevent theft, there are some preventative measures you should take to prevent theft, too.   Choose a storage facility with cameras. Before you agree to rent a storage unit from a certain facility, make sure that facility has cameras.
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  • 3 Tips to Help Get Vehicles, Lawn Equipment, and Motorized Machines Moved Safely

    If you are planning on moving a long distance, there are many different options that you may want to consider for getting your belongings to your new home. Are you planning on taking a flight out of town? What about the car, recreational vehicles, and motorized gear that you will leave behind? It is important to take care of these issues before you hop on a train, plane, or bus. Here are some tips to help you prepare motorized property (both large and small) for a long-distance move.
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