5 Barbecue Recipes for a Mouthwatering Memorial Day

The smell of barbecue, the taste of barbecue, and having a bunch of people over for a barbecue are all crucial components of the perfect summer party. But before you kick off the unofficial first day of summer and invite all of your friends to come over, you need to perfect a few recipes (and … Read more

How to Make Memories This Memorial Day

For many people, Memorial Day signals the unofficial beginning of summer. That means it’s time to sit back, relax, play a few drinking games, head out on some trails, and create some Memorial Day memories that may or may not be too embarrassing for your family to see on Instagram (sorry, Aunt Barbara). But how … Read more

8 Last-Minute Halloween Costumes From Your Storage Unit

What do you mean you don’t have a Halloween costume yet? What are you waiting for? Forget going to the pop-up Halloween store; they’ll be sold out of all the best costumes. Why not hit up your storage unit instead? You’ll definitely find something there you can use … 1. A classic ghost Let’s start … Read more

Give Dad the Gift of Storage

Your dad works hard, and getting him the perfect birthday or Father’s Day gift is a great way to show him your appreciation. He’ll be grateful for anything you give him, but isn’t it time you gave him something both unique and useful? Consider a gift to maximize his enjoyment of his favorite hobbies. The … Read more

Hike with Your Valentine at the Tualatin River Wildlife Refuge

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Why jostle with the restaurant crowd this Valentine’s Day when you can watch a glorious sunset just north of town? This year, don’t settle for a few hours out. Make it a whole day to remember. Stop by your Sherwood, OR self storage facility, pick up your hiking gear, and set your heart on romance … Read more

7 Unique Ways to Give Thanks This Year

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You don’t have to wait until Thanksgiving to surprise your loved ones with a heartfelt “thank you” for all they’ve done. Thanksgiving rolls around once a year, and while the month of November has everyone feeling grateful, this isn’t the only time of year to give thanks. Battle Ground, Washington is a city that was … Read more

September Is National Baby Safety Month

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September is National Baby Safety month. Whether you have a baby on the way, or you’ve already been blessed with the laughter of little ones, it’s important to make sure your Gladstone, Oregon home is a safe environment. With a little help from your local storage facilities, the following tips can help you de-clutter, organize … Read more

Create Your Own Science Lab

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What is Frankenstein Day? It’s the day to honor Frankenstein author Mary Wollenstone Shelley, who was born August 30, 1797. But it’s also a great day to create your own science lab right in your home! With well-known inspiration such as Sharp Labs, it’s easy to see why many here in Camas, Washington would love … Read more

Give the Gift of Extra Space this Christmas

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Photo by Peter Shepard via The Appliance Judge If you live in the Portland area and are looking for a helpful but unique gift to give someone for Christmas, what about a self storage unit? As the holiday season nears, de-cluttering and organizing makes room for not only decorations, but new household goods that may … Read more