From Downsizing to Divorce – 6 common events where storage units make life easier

When life throws us a curve ball, sometimes the only thing to do is to catch it … and put it into storage. There are a number of common events in our lives when a storage unit is the ideal solution to help you deal with the situation. In fact, at Apple Self Storage we refer to them as the “6 Ds” since these are among the top reasons people use self-storage. Whatever the circumstances, Apple Self Storage can help you select the right size unit and provide the packing supplies you need.

Here are 6 events you may benefit from a self-storage unit:


No room for your old stuff in your new home? Keep or sell it with a storage unit.

  • Figure out what doesn’t fit
    • Whether you’re going from a home to a condo or a retirement facility, you can store your extra stuff as you decide what fits and what you can’t bear to part with.
  • Save Heirloom
    • If grandparents are moving into a retirement home, they don’t have to get rid of all their stuff. They can keep items in storage and access it as needed, or save it for when the grand-kids are ready for it.
  • Use as Garage
    • If you no longer have a garage, put seasonal items into storage for each access such as the sea-doo, snowmobile, skis, and motor bikes.
  • Access at any time
    • Storage units are a better choice than portable storage. Once packed, you can’t access these. Storage units let you can come and go as you please and take what you need at any time.

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New Year’s Resolution: Declutter the Basement with a Storage Unit

Over the years you may have fallen victim to leaving boxes and boxes full of junk collecting dust in your basement. It’s now gotten to a point that no one can step foot down there. It’s easy to just ignore it and run upstairs right? If so, then decluttering the basement should probably be a priority on your New Year’s resolution list.

Decluttering basement with storage unit

Of course you can’t just throw it all away! You have memorabilia and valuables included in those piles. A storage unit can be helpful to store these items and declutter your basement immediately, and then sort the items later at your own convenience.


Here are 3 tips for using a storage unit to declutter the basement.

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How Mini Storage Helps Your Business Grow Significantly

You need to have a full range and well organized mini storage for your moving business where you would store your products. This mini storage room helps you move your products and create enough space for operation for smooth running of the business. You have to purchase safe, secure, convenient and affordable self mini storage unit to help you de-clutter and move furniture and other possessions in one store.

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Mini Storage

The rapid growth of technological advancements and fast-paced evolution of cooperate world calls for professionalism in the mini-storage industry. Many companies are required to embrace changes in the cooperate culture, come up with the best strategy, and work out ways to match the standards required to get the best mini-storage devices that perfectly suits the demand. It is therefore vital for every organization or company formed to match the standards of the newly invented mini storages that help to simplify work and create more efficiency in terms of accessing your products and information.

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Benefits of Self Storage to Your Business

Self storage facilities provide business owners and other individuals with spaces to rent and store their goods. It can be a very essential service for anyone wishing to store any kind of goods provided they are verifiable to be ‘goods not stolen’. Self storage, also called mini storage, give certain advantages to those who adopt the service.

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