Storage Unit Tips and Tricks

When renting a storage unit, you want to use your space as efficiently as possible. More often than not, you have more to store than you realized. Packing your storage unit smartly will allow you to best utilize your available space. Thus, our storage unit tips and tricks below will help you do just that – pack smartly.  With our …

BEST DECLUTTERING TIPS FROM PROFESSIONALS

It’s that time of year – spring cleaning – when it’s out with the old and in with a tidy home. With nicer weather comes the itch to clean and do away with the clutter that has gathered in the winter months. Dirt, grime, and stale air are also on the list of things to go during the annual spring …

How to Clean and Organize a Storage Room

Storage rooms can get cluttered in a hurry. But there’s no need to fret – we’re here to provide you with the best tips for cleaning, clearing, and organizing your storage spaces. From an entire self-storage unit to a storage room at home, take a look at how you can best make use of your space.  Let’s start with the …

Summer Storage for College Students

Summer break is a welcome change for most college students – it’s a chance to get away, travel, earn extra funds, or simply take a break from studies. However, it can also present a new challenge: where to put their stuff. Whether you are traveling near or far, the question becomes what to do with furniture and other belongings, primarily …

The Benefits of Self-Storage Commercial Storage

Commercial storage rentals within a self-storage facility like TMS Self Storage can be a real advantage to a small business or startup that needs extra space quickly and cheaply. When compared to the alternatives of renting more commercial office space or even traditional warehouse rentals, storing with a self-storage facility offers flexibility, savings, and security.   TMS Self Storage can store …

The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

As we move forward into Spring anticipating warmer weather and blooming buds, it’s time to take your home out of hibernation and bust open those cleaning supplies. Whether you need to do some minor upkeep or blitz the whole house, sometimes the hardest part of the process is knowing where to start.  TMS Self Storage wants to help you out. …

How to Declutter Your Home

Living and working in a clean space leads to a clear mind, or at least that’s what our parents said to make us clean our rooms, right?  Well, it turns out your parents were right. According to Psychology Today, “Clutter can play a significant role in how we feel about our homes, our workplaces, and ourselves. Messy homes and workspaces …

Storage Unit Organization Best Practices

Picture this. You’re binging on your favorite Netflix program when your phone alerts you to a severe weather storm that is quickly passing through and will dump snow tonight in your region.  You decide to pause your Netflix (aw, really?) and jump in the car to drive to your self-storage unit because all of your winter clothes are tucked away …

How to Stage a House for Sale While Living in It

As the old saying goes, “Home is where the heart is.” Unfortunately, so are all of the clothes stacked on the floor of your closet waiting to be donated and the miscellaneous family possessions cluttering up shelves and space throughout your house. And now it’s time to put your house on the market! What are you going to do with …

Best Car Winter Storage

While winter weather is unpredictable, your car’s durability shouldn’t be. Whether you want to preserve your vintage vehicle till spring or need a space to store your car for years to come, a climate-controlled storage facility isn’t the only thing car owners need to keep in mind when preparing for the winter. We’ve outlined the best ways to preserve your …