Here at Metro, we understand the importance of preparing your belongings for long-term storage. Whether you’re moving or life has thrown you a curveball, knowing your precious items are safe and secure is one less stressor.
Updated in 2021 from an article originally published 10/14/2014. Once you’ve determined you need to rent a storage unit, the next step is to decide on how much space you need and the type of unit to rent. Because climate-controlled storage costs more than non-climate-controlled storage units, the decision could be harder.
Thankfully, after more than a year of living in the midst of a pandemic, we’re slowly getting into a new groove. For many, that means finally taking action on a long-awaited chance to move to a new home.
If you plan on storing valuable belongings that can be damaged by extreme heat, cold, or humidity then you’re probably asking yourself, is climate-controlled storage worth it? The answer is most often a resounding yes, climate-controlled storage is absolutely worth it.
The number one reason people choose to rent storage is moving to a new home. However, when it comes to any life transition requiring temporary storage in Minnesota, the question we get asked most often is: Should I rent a climate-controlled storage unit? Read on to learn why climate-controlled storage in Coon Rapids could be […]
Whether you’re used to never-ending snowfall every year or welcome winter rainstorms, wet and cold temperatures create unique challenges for winter storage. Items commonly stored during winter include summer clothing, holiday decorations, and recreational gear. All of which are sensitive to extreme temperature swings as well as humidity.
When choosing a storage unit in the Winter it’s a good idea to take your local weather conditions into consideration in addition to cost and comfort.
Whether you’re new to lawn care or own a longstanding landscaping business, your investment in landscaper tools and equipment is a critical part of your success. Many take advantage of drive-up storage units as their second garage to store everything from lawnmowers and leaf blowers to hoes and cultivators. Here are some business storage ideas for […]
Does your business need room to grow, but relocating or locking into an expensive commercial lease sounds unappealing? Commercial storage is a bottom-line-friendly option for all types of businesses.
The holidays and new year are just around the corner! Now is the perfect time to start planning ahead to ensure your entertainment plans—no matter how big or how small—are perfectly suited for your style. These quick tips will help you prepare your home for less stressful and more enjoyable celebrations.