With resources dwindling and demand for household essentials on the rise, a Dartmouth furniture bank is appealing for the public’s help in order to meet the needs of the tight-knit community. The Circle of Care Society’s mission is to provide basic furniture to local families, many of whom have experienced hardship in a sluggish economy or have recently arrived in Canada.
The volunteer-run organization, now in its fourth year, collects goods in a donated storage unit from Apple Self Storage and delivers them to families in need.
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Not just the last refuge of old, dingy items that have overstayed their welcome in your home or garage, storage facilities are capable of holding even the most fragile of goods – from dishes and cookware to mirrors and family heirlooms. But ensuring the wellbeing of these delicate articles in your storage unit requires a little extra attention to the finer details; for example, packing supplies and stacking.
Ideally the storage facility you visit will have an on-site store with packing and moving supplies, as well as staff who are willing to provide storage tips. This way you can not only find everything in one convenient location, but you can rest assured that you won’t encounter any unpleasant surprises when next accessing the storage unit.
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Residents in Newmarket and Aurora recently named Apple Self Storage the area’s top self storage facility. The Readers’ Choice Poll, conducted by The Era and The Banner newspapers, honours members of the local business community in an annual vote open to the public.
Apple Self Storage in Newmarket sits at Davis Drive and Harry Walker Parkway, just west of Highway 404 and a short drive from Toronto. The modern facility has been serving public storage needs in the area since 2008, when the company acquired the property and went to work converting it into over 65,000SF of indoor self storage space. Outside, customers can securely store vehicles, including cars, RVs and boats.
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The bright lights, the boundless energy, the lack of space – city life has it all. For its many attractions, downtown Toronto is not known for spacious living. Residents and businesses alike face inflated prices for every extra square foot of space, forced to make sacrifices in order to stay on budget. Fortunately self storage in Toronto offers a cost-effective solution, even in the bustling downtown core.
Students, in a near constant state of flux, can always benefit from a steady influence in their lives. Finding a reliable facility for public storage in Toronto doesn’t take a graduate degree, but students need to consider a host of factors including location, security, accessibility and price.
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The challenges of running a business place constant pressure on companies to get creative with their cost-cutting, from downsizing and outsourcing to telecommuting and the building of virtual stores. Space has also wandered onto the radar of business owners and decision-makers. For many, self storage is helping them keep costs down and avoid a bottom line written in dreaded red ink.
Storage units, traditionally seen as personal or household solutions, offer a viable and cost-efficient way for businesses to hang on to assets such as office furniture and documents while maintaining space where they need it most. Commercial storage needs can vary as widely as the companies themselves – some burgeoning home businesses rely on self storage for housing excess products, while larger, more established operations can benefit from an extra place to store items, whether for temporary disturbances like renovations or something long term.
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Apple Self Storage recently celebrated the opening of its newest public storage property, a 35,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility only a short drive from Highway 401. The site, accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week, features a mix of outdoor and indoor self storage, with a variety of storage unit sizes and even space large enough for a vehicle. It also represents Apple’s easternmost Ontario facility, and complements other locations like the downtown Toronto storage facility on Adelaide Street West. View the full press release at http://news.yahoo.com/apple-atcan-self-storage-expands-eastern-ontario-kingston-080829584.html.
In storage as in stock markets, having a strategy will steer you away from potential pitfalls and heartbreak. And although the latter might require a little more critical thinking, approaching self storage with a plan in mind can help you maximize space and keep your goods like new – or in whatever condition you left them.
When storing your items with a reputable, service-oriented company, know that you’re not alone – knowledgeable staff should be on hand to provide advice on not only the right self storage unit, but also the way to make the most of it. In other words, providing tips on packaging and stacking items and how to use the space most efficiently.
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Storage may refer to keeping of goods or information secure for future use or reference. Storage is vital in any aspect of life on personal level or in business. Grasping the best storage formula is always the best thing to do for your storage needs.
Best storage for any goods or information will ensure the following:
– Safety: good storage ensures that the stored goods or information cannot be invaded by intruders. It cannot be retrieved by anyone not authorized in whatever way. This is so critical as the stored info or goods will need to be utilized somewhere someday and if that time comes and the stored is no longer available, then the storage is inadequate.
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Individuals hire storage facilities for a number of reasons. It is always disappointing to buy new furniture or household goods and lack space to store them. However, there could also be other reasons why you might lack space thus, finding the need to find the right storage company to cater to your storage needs. There are several storage companies in Toronto that give you full guarantee of storing your property in the most secure location.
A fact about storage companies in Toronto is that they are spacious and can accommodate enormous number of goods and their maintenance practices are of the highest standard. Most of these companies are well established and in most instances, managers are contracted to ensure that they are well maintained. This fact gives you full guarantee that all your properties will be maintained in the highest standard for the longest time as long as you pay your monthly dues on time.
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Whatever the size of your business organization, the storage for your business is quite vital because every document in a business organization needs to be stored very well. Whether your business is big or small, a good storage for the business is much needed. This is because your business will grow and expand due to enough space to store your products.
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