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Contact-Free Student Storage Units Give Students and Parents Peace of Mind

The University of Tennessee is one of the many colleges and universities that made a quick pivot to slow the spread of COVID-19 by offering their classes online. Whether you’re a UT student or faculty member who was fortunate enough to get home while it was still safe to travel or are sheltering-in-pace in your dorm room, we hope that everyone remains safe, healthy, and strong. […]

By |2020-05-01T17:56:09-04:00May 1st, 2020|Storage Tips, Your Local Metro|

The Pros And Cons Of Working From Home During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Before the coronavirus pandemic, which has pushed millions to work from home, the number of remote workers in the U.S. was already increasing. In an article by FlexJobs, an online tool for job seekers, there was a 44% growth in the remote workforce over the past five years leading up to the coronavirus pandemic. This number jumps dramatically when you look at the past 10-years, which reveals a whopping 91% increase in people working from home.  […]

By |2020-07-16T01:41:01-04:00April 23rd, 2020|Family Life, Organizing Advice|

4 Quick Tips for Working From Home with Children During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With schools closed and workplaces going remote to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, families are in the midst of figuring out what the new normal looks like. This is especially true if you have little ones at home. Depending on your children’s’ age, it’s unlikely they will fully understand the meaning of the Coronavirus Pandemic.  […]

By |2020-07-16T01:42:19-04:00April 19th, 2020|Family Life|

Consider Metro Self Storage for PPE/Hospital Supplies Storage During Prolonged COVID-19 Pandemic

If you’re feeling stressed, you’re far from alone. Here at Metro, we hope that you and your loved ones are staying safe and taking all the necessary precautions to help flatten the curve during this unprecedented time. We are especially grateful for our doctors, nurses, and frontline workers for their brave, tireless work to fight COVID-19. Thank you! […]

By |2020-06-24T15:11:44-04:00April 17th, 2020|Your Local Metro|

Contact-Free Student Storage Rentals in Naperville During the Coronavirus Outbreak

North Central College in Naperville, IL, is one of the many colleges and universities that are moving to a remote classroom model to teach their courses online in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. While some students remain in their dormitories, some have gone home to stay-at-home with family. It leaves everyone asking the same questions about if and when graduation ceremonies will be held.  […]

By |2020-04-22T18:58:52-04:00April 15th, 2020|Storage Tips, Your Local Metro|

Contact-Free Storage Rentals for Lubbock,Texas College Students During COVID-19

In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, colleges and universities across the country, just like Texas Tech in Lubbock, are teaching their courses online, with some even going as far as closing dormitories.  As a result, students will be scrambling for new housing, travel, and dorm storage plans when classes are over. Whether you were fortunate enough to get home while it was still safe to travel or are sheltering-in-pace in your dorm room, we hope that you remain safe and healthy.  […]

By |2020-05-14T13:54:06-04:00April 11th, 2020|Storage Tips, Your Local Metro|

University of South Florida Contact-Free Student Storage Rentals & Discounts

When Coronavirus hit our shores, colleges and universities across the country took the health and safety of their students and faculty seriously. We’re grateful that so many did. We’ve been meeting the unique storage needs of students for more than 40 years and have implemented a contact-free storage rental process to help keep our college communities safe during the COVID-19 Pandemic. […]

By |2020-04-12T14:43:20-04:00March 30th, 2020|Storage Tips, Your Local Metro|

How Etsy Shop Owners and Crafters Can Benefit from Storage Units

Do you own an Etsy shop? And are you seeking new and innovative ways to expand your business on Etsy and distinguish yourself from others in the market? If yes, it is a great idea to rent a storage unit for your diverse business needs.  Platforms, such as Etsy, provide re-sellers, wholesalers, and crafters, with access to a global marketplace. However, it soon becomes apparent to many sellers that their inventory consumes a lot of space, particularly if you are also creating your wares to sell. A self-storage unit can save you a great amount of money and also help you get on your feet if you are a small business owner or a crafter who makes a living by crafting and [...]

By |2020-03-21T18:44:37-04:00March 22nd, 2020|DIY Home & Projects, Organizing Advice|

Metro Self Storage Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Last updated: 3/21 For the latest updates please continue to visit: https://www.metrostorage.com/emergency Metro Self Storage is open for new rentals through our website metrostorage.com and via telephone at (888) GO-METRO (888-466-3876) or by calling the individual store’s number​. All store offices are closed to all persons except for employees to limit interpersonal interaction and promote social distancing. All storage units are accessible during normal gate access hours published on our individual store web pages.​ However, as the situation evolves this may change. Please check this website here (https://www.metrostorage.com/emergency) for the latest information on your particular store. […]

By |2020-03-21T18:40:00-04:00March 20th, 2020|Your Local Metro|

5 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Amarillo, Texas

Are you looking for a small Texas town full that’s big on charm? Then you’ll want to check out why people love moving to Amarillo; it’s ranked as one of the top cities people move to for its slower pace of life, kid-friendly activities, lower cost of living, and of course, cowboy culture.  […]

By |2020-03-14T10:54:30-04:00March 14th, 2020|Moving & Traveling, Your Local Metro|
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