You’ve moved into your new place and visions of creating the perfect home dance in your head. But before you get carried away buying things to make it look like a magazine spread, hold on! It’s actually better to take some time to settle into your new space before you start filling it up with furniture, appliances and décor items.
Sherri Prankard, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Niagara Falls put together a list of what to buy right away and what not to spend money on.
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Moving to a new home is exciting, but also challenging. It can even be a bit overwhelming. Whether it’s a different part of town, or a new city entirely, it still takes time to settle in and adjust to your new surroundings. On the flip side, after a move, everything is different and new … and there are endless new possibilities to discover.
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Most self-storage facilities provide strong security to protect your belongings. What storage companies can’t protect against are things like fires, floods and unforseen occurrences that can damage your stuff. That’s when you need storage unit insurance.
We asked Patricia Wynowsky, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Kitchener, to answer the common questions that people have about storage unit insurance.
Continue reading Storage Unit Insurance: What Is It And Why Do I Need it?
As we all know, moving is a lot of work. When you get to your new place, unpacking is almost as much work as all the decluttering and packing you probably did to get there. So many boxes, so much to do … where do you start?
According to Keli Johnson, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Collingwood, there are some simple things you can do that will help make the unpacking process a whole lot easier.
Continue reading 9 Dos And Don’ts For Unpacking After A Move
Moving somewhere new is exciting and brings with it so much to look forward to. But it also means that you’re often leaving somewhere you felt comfortable that is full of happy memories.
Angela McHatten, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Fredericton, has had plenty of experience with moving.
Continue reading Moving day! 7 Ways To Say Farewell To A Home
Moving day can be plenty stressful. Being organized and starting to prepare well in advance can make the actual moving day a whole lot easier.
Continue reading 6-Step Moving Checklist For A Hassle-Free Move
Decluttering is one of those things that so many of us say we want to do, but keep putting off. However, when you do finally take on the clutter where you live (or work), and get rid of stuff you don’t need or use, it’s amazing how good you can feel.
Getting rid of physical clutter actually helps you clear out your mental and emotional clutter as well. It’s a simple life hack that actually works and is totally worth the time and effort it takes.
After you’ve decluttered, there’s a wonderful sense of satisfaction and calm contentment when you can look around a room and everything in it has a purpose or a place.
Here are five simple ways decluttering can change your life for the better:
Continue reading The Art Of Tidying Up. 5 Ways Decluttering Can Change Your Life
Apple Self Storage has announced that it is offering 4 weeks of free self-storage at its 5 Saint John and Fredericton locations to residents of Southern New Brunswick who have been impacted by flooding.
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Compared to move-in day, moving out seems like no big deal. But it can be almost as stressful if you don’t plan ahead … especially if you’re juggling final exams right around the same time as you’re trying to pack up.
Dee Smith, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Aurora, shares her five favourite tips to help make your move as smooth as possible.
Continue reading School’s Out! 5 Simple Storage Tips For Moving Out Of Your College Dorm Room