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 …

How a Storage Unit Helps You Move

3 Ways a Storage Unit Can Help With Your Move

Going into the fall the real estate market usually picks up. People who wanted to relocate before winter are buying and selling houses and there is a lot of activity in the moving industry. If you’re in that situation, you’ll be looking for ideas to make the process easier and less stressful. We’re here to help! Today, we’re sharing 3 …

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Creating a New Home Office? A Storage Locker Can Help

Many people who were commuting to city work locations are now preparing to become full-time remote workers. And while working at the kitchen table was okay for a few months, it’s important to set up a professional office space now that working from home is required. A good choice is to convert an unused spare bedroom or spare room in …

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5 Items in Your Storage Unit That You Can Sell For Extra Money

Do you have a self-storage or portable storage unit that is full to the brim with belongings that you no longer need or want? Have you considered selling these items, and earning a little extra money? Storage units are often home to the unexpected, and these items can be both valuable and collectible. If you’re looking to make space in …

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Why You Should Spring Clean Your Self-Storage Unit

Spring is finally here, and for many homeowners across Ontario it’s time to clean their homes, get rid of unwanted items and reorganize where they are storing their possessions.  Spring cleaning is the practice of thoroughly cleaning your house in springtime. Cleaning your home once winter comes to an end is crucial for many homeowners’ happiness and mental wellbeing, but …