Security Public Storage Blog

October 23, 2020
It’s that time of year again! As Halloween inches closer to the rearview, our focus turns to the annual U.S. Marines’ Toys for Tots donation drive. This year represents the 23rd consecutive year with some Security Public Storage locations participating and the 6th consecutive year with 100% participation by all of our facilities! All SPS sites will have donations bins available beginning Sunday, November 1 and will be collecting new, unwrapped toys through Friday, December 4. Read more
October 19, 2020
Halloween falls on a Saturday this year AND there’s a full moon (a blue moon, in fact). With the coronavirus pandemic still affecting people around the world, it almost seems like the biggest trick and not-at-all a treat to adults and children alike. Despite the unique circumstances of the holiday, our communities have come together to figure out how to celebrate with extra distance and precautions in place. While traditional trick-or-treating and large gatherings may not be in the tarot cards this year, that doesn’t mean Halloween is canceled! Read more
October 2, 2020
Many Americans still won’t be returning to offices this fall, which means business attire remains collecting dust in the closet. Every member of your household will be spending more time at home this fall and winter, which raises the importance of utilizing your spaces at home in the most effective ways. Read more
September 22, 2020
The nation went into lockdown this spring, and all of that time spent at home resulted in an unprecedented volume of online shopping. Boredom set in and the packages started accumulating on your doorstep or in the mailroom at your apartment complex. Memes began circulating, joking about looking like royalty as you walked out of quarantine wearing everything you purchased during the lockdown. Certain items are still back-ordered and hard to come by — have you tried buying a bike lately? Good luck! Read more
September 11, 2020
Security Public Storage renters use self-storage units for a variety of reasons. From transitions between homes to commercial storage for your local business, self-storage provides a convenient option when you need more space. If you plan on visiting your storage unit frequently, it’s important to create a functional space for easy accessibility. This month, we provide tips for making the space inside your storage unit as organized, functional and accessible as possible. Read more
August 11, 2020
Peace of mind can be hard to come by during a global pandemic. Parents are trying to work from home, educate their children, keep the house clean and cook healthy meals, not to mention find time for shopping and personal time. With kids at home all day and many schools across the country continuing online learning this fall, parents may be feeling the pressure weighing heavily on their minds and bodies. At Security Public Storage, we share your frustration and want to help you ease the stress of kids going “back to school” at home. Read more
July 30, 2020
Looking at this summer as an opportunity to explore your local community changes the tone of a year that hasn’t turned out the way anyone expected. As a resident and local staycationer in Escondido, you have a unique chance to play tourist in your own home town. Staying local also helps support businesses and individuals in your community. Many locally owned and operated businesses are really hurting due to stay-at-home orders and closures. Read more
July 22, 2020
During this pandemic, every person has made adjustments to their typical routines in order to flow with the constantly evolving situation. Talk of the pandemic often focuses on staying home, wearing masks and preventing the spread of the virus. It’s also important to acknowledge those infected and those lost to this terrible disease. 2020 has brought darkness, but it’s important to also remember the bright spots and how quickly we have collectively evolved. Read more
July 7, 2020
The summer of 2020 may not look the same as years past, but that doesn’t mean you can't have a vacation. Instead of taking that flight to Disneyland, embrace the idea of a “staycation” this summer, which lets you stick close to home and help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. At Security Public Storage, we've compiled some staycation ideas to help you get the most out of this unusual summer. Read more