Meeting Your Storage Needs From a Distance

NWSS Introduces Online Storage Rentals at all Locations We miss seeing you around, but we need our space. With the COVID-19 pandemic unfolding in disruptive and unpredictable ways, it’s beginning to look like we’ll be doing this physical distancing thing for a while.  You might be stuck indoors for the foreseeable future, but that doesn’t … Read more

12 Questions to Ask Before You Rent a Storage Unit

You have questions, we have answers. We get it. Finding a place to store your stuff easily, safely, and confidently can be stressful. Before you commit to a storage unit, make sure you get answers to these questions. Question #1: Are there any additional fees besides my rent when I move in? Answer: Most storage … Read more

Accessorizing Your Storage Unit: Organization for the Organizationally Challenged

There are two types of people in this world: Those who clean and those who hide their messes from out of plain view. Both kinds of people can benefit from a storage unit, but only one will truly prosper. Do you associate yourself with the latter camp? Fear not, for the Type A personalities among … Read more

Find Your Ideal Self-Storage Solution

Self storage isn’t rocket science, but it does require some thoughtful planning. Use this comprehensive guide to find the right storage solution for your needs. Why are you here? You’re considering a self-storage unit and could use some help navigating your options. Or you’ve already got a storage unit but could use some advice on … Read more

Home Renovation Storage Tips

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Rotting wood. Hideous linoleum. A hole in your roof. Ah yes, the joys of homeownership. Maybe you’re a first-time homeowner, and you’re just brimming with naive optimism about how much fun you’re going to have while renovating your new house. Perhaps you’ve been shacking up in the most expensive thing you’ve ever purchased for decades, … Read more

Store Your Outdoor Gear, Keep Your Significant Other Happy

Hobbies can either make or break a relationship. If you’re the type of person who spends most of their free time embracing everything the Pacific Northwest has to offer, you probably have enough hobbies to fill a small room, and your gear could probably fill a small house. Rather than making your significant other deal … 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

A Simple Guide to Spring Cleaning and Reorganizing

With spring in the air, it’s time for a little cleaning and reorganizing! Spring cleaning is the perfect way to prepare for the warmer months. What better place to start than your storage unit? It’s easy to forget what you’ve got packed away in those boxes or bins, and clutter can build up fast. Follow … Read more