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Moving from an apartment
Why Moving from an Apartment into a House Is Awesome (and Horrible)

Why Moving from an Apartment into a House Is Awesome (and Horrible)

If you’re an urbanite, you’re probably used to living in apartments. Perhaps you’ve dreamed of one day moving into a house to escape all the downsides of apartment life.

By Stephanie K.
Monday, August 15th
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Top 5 Storage Facility Security Features to Look For

Top 5 Storage Facility Security Features to Look For

When you use a self-storage facility, you expect that your items will be safe from theft. After all, isn’t safety one of the top reasons for using self storage? Unfortunately, though, not all self storage facilities are equally safe. Some provide excellent customer service, yet have gaps in their security. Once you’re gone, your items […]

By Tracy P.
Monday, July 25th
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Moving with your Dog
Make Moving with Your Dog Easier Any Time of Year

Make Moving with Your Dog Easier Any Time of Year

Does your dog notice when things are different whenever you change your routine? If you are amongst the millions of Americans moving with your dog this year, remember that pets have a sixth sense and tend to know when something is afoot.

By Tracy P.
Monday, June 20th
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Top 10 Moving & Storage Tips from Metro Self Storage

Top 10 Moving & Storage Tips from Metro Self Storage

We asked some of our most experienced storage managers located throughout several states to bring you the top 10 moving tips from Metro Self Storage.

By Tracy P.
Monday, May 16th
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Moving to Bloomington MN
Moving to Minneapolis Suburbs? Bloomington Ranks as Best City to Live

Moving to Minneapolis Suburbs? Bloomington Ranks as Best City to Live

Minneapolis continues to rank as one of the best cities to live in the US, and its suburbs regularly rank in top publications like Money Magazine and Forbes as the best places to move to for anyone looking for a high quality of life and above-average income. If you are moving to Minneapolis suburbs, Bloomington ranks […]

By Tracy P.
Monday, April 11th
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22 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Corpus Christi, TX

22 Reasons Why People Love Moving to Corpus Christi, TX

When you’re relocating to somewhere awesome, like moving to Corpus Christi, you’ll quickly discover it’s like going on vacation. Corpus Christi is the largest coastal town in Texas with endless miles of beautiful sandy beaches and no shortage of things to do and see.

By Tracy P.
Thursday, March 31st
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Why People Love Moving to El Paso, Texas

Why People Love Moving to El Paso, Texas

    Are you thinking about moving to El Paso, Texas? The sixth-largest city in Texas and locally known as “Sun City” due to 297 days of sunshine, El Paso has a lot to offer current and new residents alike. From leading universities and the world’s largest military base to a thriving economy and restaurants […]

By Tracy P.
Monday, February 22nd
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Moving to Midland TX
8 Reasons to Love Moving to Midland Texas

8 Reasons to Love Moving to Midland Texas

  Are you looking for small-city charm with big-city choices? Then moving to Midland Texas might be the right choice for you. Midland offers a diverse mix of entertainment, employment, and lifestyle opportunities. seems that everyone, from young professionals and growing It seems that everyone, from Millenials to Baby Boomers and everyone in between (think […]

By Tracy P.
Monday, January 18th
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Why Retirees Love Moving to Sarasota, Florida

Why Retirees Love Moving to Sarasota, Florida

  Are thinking about moving to Sarasota, Florida? What do the beach, ballet, and baseball all have in common? We’ll give you a hint … with sunsets that last forever and sugar sand beaches it’s in the Garden State. This popular destination is Sarasota of course; it attracts tourists and retirees alike. Whether you are […]

By Tracy P.
Monday, October 12th
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A Look Inside Family Owned and Operated Metro Self Storage

A Look Inside Family Owned and Operated Metro Self Storage

Metro Self Storage got its start when Karl Nagel pioneered self storage in Illinois back in 1973. Fast forward 48 years later and Karl’s two sons are continuing the family tradition to develop convenient, reliable, and secure storage facilities throughout the country. The family and its employees have worked diligently to build the company, which […]

By Tracy P.
Monday, September 14th
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