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Metro Opens Randolph, NJ Climate-Controlled Storage Facility

Metro Opens Randolph, NJ Climate-Controlled Storage Facility

Metro Self Storage welcomes our newest storage facility in Randolph, New Jersey. We love the Garden State and as part of the community, we are excited to bring top-tier storage industry features to local residents and businesses. This fully enclosed  facility marks the 7th Metro Self Storage in New Jersey. 

By Tracy P.
Wednesday, June 9th
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Moving to Illinois? The Best Chicago Suburbs for Families

Moving to Illinois? The Best Chicago Suburbs for Families

This post originally published in July 2019 and was updated June 2021. Are you dreaming about moving to Chicago? It’s an ideal place to call home for those who want to live in a world-class Midwest metropolitan city. However, big city perks like museums, theaters, and much more, come with big-city high prices.

By Tracy P.
Sunday, June 6th
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Things You Need to Know Before Moving to New Jersey

Things You Need to Know Before Moving to New Jersey

Early moving trends for 2021 show people are not moving to New Jersey at the same rate as people moving into sunbelt states like Texas. In other words, there are more outbound moves than inbound moves to New Jersey. But this isn’t necessarily a bad thing.

By Tracy P.
Sunday, April 25th
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Best Minnesota Lakes for Boating Near Minneapolis

Best Minnesota Lakes for Boating Near Minneapolis

Are you looking for the best lakes for boating near Minneapolis? Since Minnesota is known as the “Land of 10,000 Lakes,” we’re offering some guidance on where to start your next boating adventure. 

By Tracy P.
Sunday, April 11th
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5 Interesting New Jersey Facts

5 Interesting New Jersey Facts

Ideally located, New Jersey shares state lines with New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and the Atlantic Ocean. There are so many fun and interesting New Jersey facts, making it hard to choose only five! So if you’re looking for some bite-sized knowledge on one of the original 13 states, read on.

By Tracy P.
Sunday, March 28th
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Coon Rapids, MN | Metro Self Storage Opens State-of-the-Art Storage Facility

Coon Rapids, MN | Metro Self Storage Opens State-of-the-Art Storage Facility

Metro Self Storage is adding a new, climate-controlled storage facility to its family of storage centers near Minneapolis. Located in Coon Rapids, the facility offers heated drive-thru storage with large interior loading bays designed to protect customers and their belongings throughout the year— especially during Minnesota winters! 

By Tracy P.
Sunday, March 14th
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9 Notable Chicago Women to Celebrate Women’s History Month

9 Notable Chicago Women to Celebrate Women’s History Month

The month of March is Women’s History Month. Back in 1978, in my hometown of Santa Rosa, California a group of educators chose a local celebration centered around International Women’s Day. The movement quickly spread across the country and in 1980 President Jimmy Carter issued the first Presidential Proclamation declaring a the week of March […]

By Tracy P.
Sunday, March 7th
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Why Choose Climate-Controlled Storage in Woodbridge, NJ

Why Choose Climate-Controlled Storage in Woodbridge, NJ

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.

By Tracy P.
Sunday, February 21st
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Why Choose Climate-Controlled Storage in Coon Rapids, MN

Why Choose Climate-Controlled Storage in Coon Rapids, MN

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 […]

By Tracy P.
Saturday, February 6th
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Moving to Woodbridge, NJ? Here’s What You Need to Know

Moving to Woodbridge, NJ? Here’s What You Need to Know

Ideally located 23-miles south of Manhattan (as the crow flies), Woodbridge is a suburb of New York City and considered one of the best places to live in New Jersey’s Middlesex County. If you plan on moving to Woodbridge, NJ, expect to find an urban meets suburban mix feel. 

By Tracy P.
Sunday, January 24th
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