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8 Ways to Volunteer This Winter

December 17, 2018

It’s the season of giving! Whether it’s your time, assistance, or money, donating to charitable causes is great for your soul and your community. Through our Northwest Self Storage Foundation, we’re always looking for ways to make a difference. If you’re on the hunt for a new way to help your community, we happen to […]

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Earthquake Preparedness in the PNW

November 28, 2018

We’ve all heard of the “Big One” coming to the Pacific Northwest. No, not Bigfoot or the big Oregon Brewers Festival. We’re talking about the big earthquake likely to hit Oregon, Washington, and northern California sometime in the next 100 years. That’s a downer, but it’s better to be prepared, right? Emergency supplies so you’re […]

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How Not to Pack a Self-Storage Unit

October 8, 2018

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 shelves. […]

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5 Last-Minute Trips in Oregon

Oregon, PNW, outdoors, travel September 10, 2018

We all know Oregon is full of amazing vacation spots. But what about when you’re looking for a quick getaway? Some of the best trips are planned at the last minute, and Oregon has some great destinations to satisfy your particular brand of wanderlust. Whatever the season, make sure to carve out some time to […]

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Family Fun at the Oregon State Fair

Family Fun at the Oregon State Fair August 27, 2018

Looking for something fun to do in late summer? The Oregon State Fair has something for everyone. Running from August 24 through September 3 this year, the fair offers plenty of rides, games, animals, and entertainment. As fans of everything summer in the Pacific Northwest, we’re here to make sure you make the most of […]

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