When you walk into your garage and find yourself overwhelmed by piles of tangled strings of lights, ornaments or Chanukah candles, it’s time to get your decorations ready for the big holiday rush. The upcoming holiday season prompts the need for indoor storage solutions and decoration storage tips. Preparing in advance of the holidays helps you maintain order through the impending chaos. Get organized now and enjoy more time spent with friends and family this holiday season.
With Labor Day now in the rearview, it’s time to start preparing your RV or boat for cooler temperatures. Moving your favorite summer recreation vehicles to a dedicated RV and boat storage unit or parking space for the winter provides you with peace of mind during the offseason, as well as giving you more space at home. Follow our seasonal RV and boat storage tips to help protect your adventure vehicles while storing at the Security Public Storage facility nearest you.
As a family-owned and operated self-storage company, we at Security Public Storage (SPS) have a soft spot for family-owned businesses. It's important to us to offer business storage solutions entrepreneurs and other business owners who, like us, are putting in the long hours and working hard to support themselves and their families. We opened our first location in 1983, and we still pride ourselves on providing the highest quality self-storage service in the industry. SPS locations offer premier amenities for a superior business storage experience.
Renters searching for storage units often consult a variety of resources before making the decision to go with one company over another. Self-storage reviews, like those in every business, include both real and fake testimonials, which can make it difficult for users to determine authenticity. At Security Public Storage, we’ve partnered with Trustpilot, a platform designed to accumulate real, trustworthy online reviews.
A permanent change of station (PCS) is military jargon for "moving". Service members can receive their relocation orders anywhere from five months to as little as two weeks from when they are due to report to their new command. While relocation orders can come anytime, the peak season is between May and August, when as many as 65% of all military moves happen.
At Security Public Storage in Baltimore, we take pride in offering Self Storage With A DifferenceTM. Our family-owned and operated self-storage facility in Baltimore is part of the larger SPS company, which values 5-star customer service and professional managers local to our 50 facilities across the country. In Baltimore, we go way back and embrace the history and culture of our community.
For Terry Hemenes, rebuilding Security Public Storage after the devastating Tubbs fire in October 2017 is personal. Terry’s parents came to SPS Santa Rosa in the mid-1990s to be the location’s first On-Site Managers when we acquired the property from ABC Mini Storage. Then Terry’s twin sister managed the property for 19 years before Terry took over as the On-Site Manager 6 years ago.
Spring is in the air, the temperatures are slowly rising, the early birds are returning, and it’s time to think about getting outside. In this installment of our series of Getting Ready for Spring articles, we’ll give you a few tips for getting winter clothes ready for summer storage.
Sort into 3 categories
As you get ready to wear more warm-weather clothes, it’s a good time to take stock of your closet. Pull out all your warm-weather clothes and sort them into three piles.
You don't have enough room to store all your belongings, or your great-grandmother's china, or your son/daughter's dorm room futon, or the extra furniture you're saving for when your kids finally move out and get places of their own. Whatever the reason, you need a little extra storage space so you start looking around for a self-storage provider near your home. WAIT! Before you sign, make sure you ask these four questions, and consider our full list of Top 10 questions to ask when considering a self-storage facility.
Security Public Storage is excited to join NW Portland’s business community. The grand opening of our 49th location will be on October 24, 2018 and caps a multi-year project to find the right location and construction partners. And we couldn’t be happier with the result, or the welcome we’ve received from the Portland Business Alliance and our other great neighbors!