As busy as you are moving, it may not even come to mind that the holiday could change your plans. Keep in mind that most moving companies will take the holiday off. Memorial Day weekend is coming before you know it, if you plan to move during that weekend here are tips to consider.
Friends and Family Being Too Busy to Help – If you’re looking for help on moving day, and plan to move on holiday weekend, you may want to ask friends or family far in advance. Many will have plans that don’t involve spending their day hauling heavy objects, especially during warm weather holidays. One of the most important moving tips will be to ask early.
Movers May Be Unavailable – With high demand during holiday weekends many moving companies are either booked on holidays or even perhaps closed!
Many Stores Will Be Closed – Moving day often brings with it a need for last minute moving supplies. If you are moving yourself, stock up for every possible moving supplies, including extra tape, extra boxes, snacks, bottled water, garbage bags, packing paper and furniture pads.
Roads May Be Closed – Often times many holiday weekends comes with a lot more traffic on the roads and even road closures. Don’t forget to plan you route a head of time!
Hotels May Be Unavailable – Holiday weekends their often a lot of people traveling. If you plan on staying in a hotel the night before your move, book your room well in advance.
If you are moving this upcoming Memorial day weekend don’t forget to plan ahead! Have a fun and safe holiday weekend.
Summer is almost here! It’s time to get your home off to a good start this season. Once summer rolls around, there is nothing better than lounging outdoors surrounded by beautiful weather, and family and friends. Just use these simple tips to help get your home ready for the summertime.
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As the spring semester is coming to an end, it’s time to start thinking about packing up for whatever opportunity awaits for you during the summer. For some students packing up their dorm room and hauling all of their belongings back home isn’t a practical solution. Instead, storage units for college students are convenient and affordable.
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Tax season is here! Getting organized ahead of time to file your taxes can alleviate a lot of the stress involved with meeting the April 15th deadline. Below are helpful tips and reminders to make sure you have all the information you will need when its time to file your taxes.
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A-1 Self Storage is dedicated to providing you with the best in customer service. Below are the answers to many of the most common questions. If your questions are not answered here, please feel free to contact the location nearest you and speak to one of our self storage experts.
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Re-purpose your household items for a more organized home! Get organized with these easily re-purposed items that you probably already have. These quick and easy tips will have you organized in no time.
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Is your garage a full of clutter? The garage tends to be the place where we toss our dirty shoes and pile mass amounts of yard tools on top of each other. Cleaning your garage can be a very tedious and a time consuming task, especially if you have been using your garage space as place to throw excess stuff you don’t want in your home. To make the process of organizing your garage efficiently it’s advised that you go through and get rid of what you don’t need. Listed below are tips to help you get your garage in order.
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Houseplants are an often overlooked item on many spring cleaning checklists! While planning your to-do list this year, remember to include your indoor plants. Regular maintenance helps to reduce the chance of a bug infestation or disease, keeping your houseplants healthy & happy for years to come!
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Can you believe it? Spring break is just around the corner! I’m sure you’ve already planned every detail of the trip all that’s left is to worry about what to bring? If you are like me I tend to over-pack and end up bringing way more clothes than needed. Below we will provide you with simple packing guidelines to pack effectively. You will be ready in no time for your spring break vacation.
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Spring is almost here! You know that that means, it’s time to start your spring cleaning check list! Don’t know where to start? If you are unsure on what needs to be done, we’ve got a few tips just for you.
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