Plan for Fall Winter Storage

Plan Ahead For Fall & Winter Storage

As we move into September there are lots of changes afoot. Kids back to school, young adults off to college and the warm weather is mellowing into cooler nights. While you are enjoying the great outdoors to get the most of the season, it’s also a good time to plan ahead for fall and winter. For many families, space for …

Self Storage Unit Size Guide

Selecting a Self-Storage Unit – What Size do I Need?

You’ve decided that you need to rent a storage unit to help with downsizing, long-term storage or to help with a move. What’s the next step? In order to get pricing and acquire the unit for your purpose, you need to decide on the size or dimensions of the locker. We can help you with that. If you haven’t leased …

Calloway Storage

DIY Moving With a Portable Storage Container

Are you among the many thousands of people planning on moving this summer? July and August are peak moving times following the wave of spring real estate activity. Most families want to move while the weather is warm and before the start of school. It can take several months advance preparation to book trucks, moving equipment, and find or select …

Packing a Storage Locker

Tips For Organizing Your Storage Locker

You’ve decide to lease a storage locker to have more storage room for your household and personal belongings. That’s great! Having the convenience of readily accessible extra storage space can really give you comfort and peace of mind. But if you are trying to fix a clutter problem in your basement, wouldn’t it be ideal if you could re-organize everything …

Storage Solutions for In Between Moves

In-between Moves? Storage Solutions Solve the Crisis

If you’ve been following the real estate market and seen some of the newspaper articles recently, then you may already know about the situation many sellers have found themselves in. With an over-heated real estate demand, some home and cottage owners have decided it is a good time to sell to hopefully get the highest possible sale price. With homes …

How to Prepare Your Self Storage Unit for a Quick Move This Spring

House prices in Ontario are rising at a staggering rate. A recent report from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) forecasts that the average price of a home in the province will climb to a staggering $855,218 this year, an unheard of 21.2 percent higher than 2020. Just take a look at this house in Toronto, for example. The semi-detached …

Tips for Staging Your Home For Sale

Pro Tips: Do’s & Don’ts of Home Staging

As we head towards spring, not only is the busiest gardening season ahead of us, but also the busiest real estate month. May is historically the month with the highest number of home sales in Canada, as people wanting to make a move see the spring and summer as the optimum time. Homes look more attractive surrounded by fresh green …

Mobile Storage Container Ontario

Contactless Moving During The Pandemic

Moving is a fact of life, pandemic or not. And for many people, relocating permanently to central Ontario is a choice destination, as work from home trends continue to be high. But, moving during a national health crisis is not without some challenges. The moving industry is considered an essential service and moving companies have been doing their utmost to …

Mobile Portable Storage

How a Portable Storage Container Helps You Move

Despite the 2020 pandemic, real estate in Ontario continues to increase in value as demand remains strong in many communities. One trend was people relocating from cities to smaller communities and even rural properties. This was influenced by the larger shift to remote working that many companies implemented during the year. So with an active real estate market likely to …

Portable Storage Containers

Tips For Packing a Mobile Storage Container

Portable storage units or mobile self-storage containers have been around for residential use for about 20 years. The are reusable, wind and water tight and primarily made out of steel or composite and wood options. The market for portable storage containers is experiencing rapid growth. Traditionally people had 2 options when they needed to move houses. They either paid for …