Best winter storage solutions

We all tend to have more items than we use on a regular basis. Things like winter clothes for example, that we need to store during the summer. And same goes for items that we use during the summer, but need to store somewhere for the winter. In order to maximize space, we all look for the best winter storage solutions. Here are some tips that will help you get the most out of your space.

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Additional winter moving expenses to look out for

Winter brings us a lot of things. Holidays, snow, colder weather and so on. But one thing that we don’t like about the winter season is additional winter moving expenses. Whenever the weather goes from sunny to snowy you can expect more expenses. Winter clothes are more expensive. Car maintenance is more expensive. And of course, moving is also more expensive. So, be sure to check out some of the things that will cost you more when relocating during the winter. And hopefully, you will be able to better prepare for those expenses.

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Tips for storing away Christmas decorations

Christmas is over, and you are left with a lot of stuff that you no longer need. And one question that comes to mind is what is the proper way of storing away Christmas decorations. Many people like to hold on to them for sentimental or practical reasons. They might be a gift from a loved one. Or a limited edition Christmas decoration. But, the problem is that they are often made of glass. And very fragile. And you need to pay special attention when packing and storing them. Here are a few tips that will help you preserve some of the holiday spirits for the next year.

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How to protect your storage from mold

Renting a storage unit is a great way to have a safe place to store your belongings. You can get different types of storage units. As well as different sizes. So, you are free to choose the specs and the size that you need. But when you want to store your belongings in a storage unit for longer periods of time you need to take good care of it. One of the main things that you need to do is to protect your storage from mold. It can be devastating to your items. So, you need to be very careful and check your storage unit regularly. Here are some of the ways in which you can ensure that your unit is mold-free.

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Moving household appliances

Moving can often time be quite stressful and challenging. After the trouble of finding a new house is over, here comes the new one. Packing as well can induce a headache and nervousness. You maybe will not have problems with packing smaller things as they can be easily put in the boxes. It would be wise to label those boxes in order to know where you have put particular things. On the other hand, what about household appliances? Moving appliances can be tricky as they are usually large and extremely heavy. One way is to hire moving companies that will do it for the additional fee. However, if you do not want to spend extra money, here is a guide on moving household appliances.

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Tips for maximizing your home space

Living in a small apartment or house can be very cost effective. It’s easier to clean, much easier to heat and it requires a lot less furniture. Not to mention the cost of the home itself. But it’s very easy to run out of space. Even if not at first, over time things pile up. That’s why maximizing your home space is quite important. And there are few tricks you can do to achieve that. From getting rid of some of your stuff to organizing everything properly.

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Renting a moving truck – pros and cons

You are considering your budget for moving day? Surely, you are considering if renting a moving truck is a good idea or not, among other things. If you are still thinking about it then you need to research both reasons for and against it. Of course, that depends on your budget.

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Should you get a mortgage in Ontario?

This is one of the very interesting topics. If you are planning to get a mortgage in near future, there are some things that you need to know before you make a decision. There are some new laws and rules that are being applied. Getting a mortgage is a very serious thing. And if you are wondering should you get a mortgage in Ontario, we are going to do our best to give you a proper answer!

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The challenges of sharing a storage unit with friends

If you have some items that you need to store, and you know somebody with the same predicament, it is good sense to rent one storage unit and share it, right? Well, not so much. While sharing a storage unit with friends have many positive sides, it also has some cons. Sure, it’s a cost-effective solution, but one that brings big risks. Still, there are some useful tips that can help you to avoid the problems that this kind of partnership can bring.

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Clever ways to get your friends to help you move

A friend in need is a friend indeed and a friend who helps you move is just that. However, even our closest friends can find excuses to avoid providing help during a relocation. They’re only human, and no one like to carry heavy boxes all day. So, well give you some creative ways you can use to get your friends to help you move.

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