How to Summer Solstice Your Way: Tips for Every Kind of Person on the Longest Day of the Year

Summer solstice. Midsummer. Litha. The longest day of the year. The first day of summer goes by many names, with a history rooted in early hunter-gatherer societies that evolved through ancient civilizations to its present-day form. But you don’t care about that. You’re on a mission to make plans for how you’ll spend all 941 … Read more

Northwest Self Storage Moves to the Cloud

CLACKAMAS, Oregon, April 1, 2019 — As part of its ongoing digital transformation, today Northwest Self Storage (NWSS) announced it will be moving all existing inventory—including the contents of all customers’ self-storage units—to the cloud. Cloud-based storage has exploded in popularity over the last few years as it frees up physical infrastructure and enables quicker … Read more

7 Steps to Hygge This Winter

This year, forget about those New Year’s resolutions you’re just going to abandon by mid-February. Aim for something long-lasting, like a lifestyle change that won’t only chase away the winter blues, but will keep you cozy year-round. Aim for hygge! Hygge is a Danish and Norwegian word. And while there’s no direct translation to English, … Read more

How Not to Pack a Self-Storage Unit

Packing a storage unit is like playing real-life Tetris. Making everything fit takes skills and experience. One wrong move and your precious china could come crashing down. If you’re looking for some helpful tips to make the most of your storage space, don’t follow these suggestions. Don’t use boxes. Forget about using boxes, bins, or … Read more