Online Storage Auctions Are On the Rise

Chances are, if you’ve turned on a television or visited a self storage facility in the last two or three years, you know about storage auctions. These events, formerly a low key way for storage facilities to recoup something from units that had gone unpaid for months, shows like Storage Wars really brought storage auctions to light and their popularity exploded.

Since then, storage facilities have been presented with a new way to run their auctions more efficiently: utilizing online auction sites like StorageTreasures.com or the Apple Storage favorite Bid13.com.

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How Much Storage Would You Need for the 12 Days of Christmas?

Christmas is just around the corner and there are a lot of reasons that you might need storage this Christmas, whether it’s keeping your ornaments out of your attic or stashing away your ugliest Christmas sweaters for next year’s party. But we couldn’t help but think about one poor soul who has more than her fair share of questionable gifts to pack away after the holiday season. Yep, it’s that much loved subject of the 12 Days of Christmas. I mean, what do you do with a partridge in a pear tree on December 26th? Put it in storage*. That’s why we went ahead and did a little calculating to figure out how much storage you would actually need to put everything from the classic carol out of sight and out of mind.

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