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Mini storage auctions can be fun because you never know what treasure you’ll find. However, if you are new to the experience, you may benefit from the following tips from an experienced bidder on mini storage units. 1. Bring a Good Flashlight Most mini storage facilities will not allow you to rummage through the unit. […]

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When you are planning to put your belongings in a storage unit, you rarely think of items you cannot store away. It might seem to be common sense to most people, but you would be surprised at the things people think they can store. Certain items should never be placed in storage units according to […]

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Bidding on units at a storage auction is a huge gamble. You can win a unit filled with treasures fit to be seen on Storage Wars—or you could end up with hundreds of pounds of trash. While you’re not going to know exactly what you’ll find until you’ve won the unit, there are a few things […]

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 Who knows what lurks behind the faceless locked doors of the thousands of rented self storage units that are dotted around the country? There are units of all shapes and sizes that are rented out across the world, most of them are used for storing bulky items such as furniture, or even to house a […]

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Did you watch this Volkswagen Commercial? I really love it.  All too many people park their car in the driveway, exposed to bad weather and potential vandalism, while their garage is full of clutter.  But please – don’t leave all your staff in the yard! Rent a self storage locker! When you rent a room in […]

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If you are like many American consumers, you probably have too many things. Even if you donate some of your possessions to thrift stores, you most likely still have too many belongings to adequately store in your house. If you’re running out of shelves, closets, and garage space, you might want to look into cheap […]

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Season 2 of a web comedy called Self Storage was just released. Enjoy this online video series about 2 women struggling to make it through the Great Recession and trying to overcome their own stupidity while living in a storage locker. You know that you can’t really live in a Columbus self storage facility, but […]

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The answer is simple: You are not required to buy self storage insurance when you rent a locker at a Columbus storage facility. However, you will be responsible for any loss of your personal items. It is certainly recommended that you have insurance. Most likely your home owners policy will cover you. They may also […]

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This story comes right from the UK, where austerity measures by the British Government send some Brits to the brink. The London Daily Telegraph published a story saying sex in self storage units has become a low-cost option for one time affairs. Here’s their article “Self-storage Affairs of the Heart” stating that self storage facilities […]

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Hoarding has been in the news thanks to a number of TV shows that feature extreme cases of hoarding. They show how people that are affected by this compulsion find help to clean up their homes (and save their valuables in a Columbus self storage). I never thought that hoarding could be deadly, until I […]

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