Spring Clean Storage Unit

Why You Should Spring Clean Your Self-Storage Unit

For many homeowners across Ontario spring it’s time to clean their homes, get rid of unwanted items and reorganize where they are storing their possessions.  Cleaning your home once winter comes to an end is crucial for many homeowners’ happiness and mental wellbeing, but have you considered the benefits of also cleaning your self-storage unit? If you have a self-storage …

Moving Storage Tips

Packing Tips For a Storage Unit

You’ve made a decision to rent a storage locker for temporary and longer term storage of household belongings. Good for you! A storage locker will free up space in your home and help you feel more organized! But to get the most out of the experience it’s good to have a plan and think ahead about how you want to …

Tips for storing furniture

How to Prepare Furniture For Storage

There are lots of reasons why people put household furnishing into storage: temporary storage while moving, long-term storage for a future move, downsizing, estate disbursement, and more. The important thing is to properly protect furniture to ensure that when it is moved on to the next location, or a different owner, it is in the same condition that it was …

Moving in the Winter

Tips for Moving in the Winter

Moving in the winter is not ideal. Let’s face it. The weather is unpredictable and can slow down the loading and unloading of your household contents – even make it dangerous if there are icy conditions. But, moving in the winter can be better managed with some advance preparation. Here are some tips to help you get ready and manage …

How a Mobile Storage Unit Works

You may have seen them in your neighbourhood – a mobile storage container on a person’s driveway for a week or so and then gone. Mobile units are transforming the way people utilize external storage facilities and the way they move homes. So how does it work? At Calloway storage, we’re pleased to offer mobile storage units out of our …

Fall Storage of Outdoor Gear

Safe Storage For Outdoor Gear & Equipment

Fall in now here, and cottage country is showing off those beautiful red, gold and crimson leaves. For many rural or seasonal property owners the time will come soon to pack up the outdoor gear such as canoes, paddles, life jackets, and water toys. If this year you treated yourself to a new paddle board, you’ll want to protect that …

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 …