6-Step Moving Checklist For A Hassle-Free Move

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.

 

Melissa LeBlanc
Melissa LeBlanc

 

Melissa LeBlanc, Site Manager at Apple Self-Storage in Dieppe, has put together a handy moving checklist to help make your move as smooth and hassle-free as possible.

 

Plus, you can always speak to one of our moving experts at Apple Self-Storage who’ll be happy to provide moving tips and help you pick out the right packing supplies.

 

Get your move on with this handy moving checklist:

 

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The Art Of Tidying Up. 5 Ways Decluttering Can Change Your Life

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:

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Apple Self Storage’s Own Phil Allan Will Ride 1,001Km To Support Canada’s Next Generation of Athletes

Phil Allan, alongside his wife Sue, are excited to participate in the ride through the Rocky Mountains to raise money for our next generation of Olympic athletes. Phil and Sue Allan are set to ride June 17- 24, 2018 from Lake Louise, AB to Whistler, BC alongside Olympic cyclist Curt Harnett.

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School’s Out! 5 Simple Storage Tips For Moving Out Of Your College Dorm Room

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.

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5 Easy Steps For Home Organization to Declutter Your Life

Do you ever look around your home and say “I’ve got to do something about all this stuff!” Then it’s time to declutter.

So what’s the best way to get started? We asked Jennifer Bakos, Site Manager at our Apple Self-Storage Danforth location for her suggestions. Here are five of her favourite home organization tips for tackling a decluttering project.

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7 Clever Winter Clothing Storage Ideas

Fortunately, winter will be over soon. While the warm spring weather is always very welcome, for a lot of us it also means that we have to find storage solutions for our winter clothing.

 

We asked Patricia Wynowsky, Site Manager for our Apple Self-Storage location in Kitchener, for her recommendations on how to store bulky winter clothing. She suggested six clever winter clothing storage ideas to tuck everything away.

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5 Questions to Estimate Your Storage Unit Cost

Self-storage is a convenient and affordable way to store your possessions. Your storage unit cost will depend on a number of factors, such as size, features and location. But there’s no need to spend more than necessary. To help you estimate how much your storage unit will cost, Deniece Phillips, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Mississauga, suggested five questions to consider.

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Apple Self Storage Sponsors an ‘Epic’ Tour!

At Apple Self Storage, we’re a hands-on family business who takes pride in giving back to the community. This year, in order to start a push into our new Apple Self Storage Health and Wellness Program, we’ve decided to commit Apple Self Storage as a corporate sponsor for the Epic Tour on Sunday September 9th.

 

We’re pretty excited to be sponsoring the 125km race distance as well as being the ‘official storage sponsor!’ This includes providing all storage and space requirements for the Epic Tour leading up to the race as well as storage throughout the year.

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5 Easy Steps To Determine What Size Storage Unit You Need

You know that you need a self-storage unit. Now you just have to figure out what storage unit size you need to store all your stuff. You don’t want something too big; you also don’t want a unit that’s too small. So we asked Jennifer Puddester, Site Manager at our Apple Self Storage location in Halifax, for some guidelines on how to select the best storage unit for your needs.

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