Moving and Storage

Superior Storage Solutions at Next Door Self Storage!

We’re proud to highlight our partner and member facility, Next Door Self Storage!  A family owned business, Next Door Self Storage is the first choice in residential and commercial storage for folks in Illinois.  Phil Murphy is President of Next Door and he is also the President of the Illinois Self …

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What’s the best Packing Tape?

Often times we believe we’re putting something in storage temporarily when it could wind up being stored for a long period of time.  To be on the safe side, be sure to seal the boxes well.  You want your stuff to be safe from the elements and bugs, don’t you?  …

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$10 Rebate on Self Storage Units with Online Reservations

We love our users and are proud to offer a $10 rebate on any self storage unit reserved online via FindLocalStorage.com!  The process is easy: Find a self storage facility Reserve a unit online via FindLocalStorage.com Complete the rental process on the unit with the local facility Complete this rebate …

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Essential Tips for Summer-Time Moving

Summer is the most active moving season of the year, which usually results in a much higher demand for moving, packing, and self-storage services. Since it’s also the hottest time of year, having a good plan is crucial. Preparation is Key With moving companies experiencing peak demand during Summer, it’s …

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Tips to Moving Across the Country

Relocating across the country means packing up your life and delivering it to a new address. It’s exciting, but it can seem overwhelming. To make the most of it, you have to get organized, focus on details and stay flexible. A handy storage unit makes it easier to prep for …

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Tips to Combining Households

Between juggling two busy schedules and planning for the big move-in day, it’s easy to feel squeezed for time and hard to decide where to start when it comes to combining households. Yet this should be a time for celebration, not insanity. All you need are a few smart strategies …

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Self Storage for the Newly Retired

When their careers have officially wound down, many retirees want to downsize, but have no idea what to do with a large houseful of belongings. Maintaining an oversized household – including high utility bills, lots of unused rooms, and substantial maintenance demands – can quickly diminish your savings without much …

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Empty Nest? Self Storage is the Answer

Are you struggling with the void left by a child who has permanently moved out? Instead of free space, you’re suddenly confronted with old clothes, toys, video games and boxes of stuff you’d rather not investigate. Here are a few top tips for managing. Don’t Make it Worse While you …

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