Monthly Archives: June 2017

Tips for an Awesome 4th of July

Categories: Self-Storage

  Holidays are stressful if you’re hosting friends and family in your home. You want to make sure the food is just right, your home looks like something out of a magazine and your overnight guests are feeling welcome and comfortable. Now throw in sparklers, fireworks, grilling on the barbecue, children running around, and playing […]

Reasons to Use Self Storage in the Summer

Categories: Seasonal Storage, Self-Storage, Uncategorized

Students come home from college and boarding school, families are moving, and couples are getting married. The summer season is a very unique time to use storage facilities. You should use self-storage if you are: Selling, Moving and/or Renovating Your Home. When it comes to selling moving and renovating your home, using a storage facility […]

5 Ways to Conquer Songwriter’s Block

Categories: Band rehearsal rooms

    It happens to all types of writers eventually: the dreaded writer’s block. While it can be frustrating to be in a creative slump (especially when the rest of your band is churning out amazing work) there are ways to pull yourself out of it.       Forget about perfection. Always striving for perfection can […]

Tips for Beginner Wine Collectors

Categories: wine storage

Vino, vin, wein or wine, no matter how you say it, you know you love it! You adore it so much, you want to collect it! According to National Geographic, wine has been around since the Stone Age. It comes in an array of characteristics varying in sweetness, dryness, acidity, body, and fruit. It’s no […]

Vehicle FAQ’s

Categories: Car Storage

Want to know how where and how to store your vehicle? Read on! Where Can I Store My Vehicle?   Indoor Storage. An indoor climate-controlled facility is ideal for long-term vehicle storage. Your car, RV or boat will be protected from the elements decreasing the chances of any damage to your vehicle. When you rent […]

Contractor Storage

Categories: Self-Storage

Self-storage facilities are great for contractors looking to go into business for themselves or expand their company. Generally, contractors look into leasing or buying their space which makes self-storage a great affordable alternative that’s often overlooked. Here are some reasons why you should maximize your business investment by using a self-storage contractor unit at STORExpress. […]

Why Do We Keep Things We Don’t Need?

Categories: Self-Storage

Everyone has a little hoarder in them. Although we may not be at TLC’s Hoarding: Buried Alive level, we all are guilty of keeping something that we know we should either throw out or donate. Maybe these items have sentimental value, you’re planning to sell them or give them as gifts in the future. No […]

How to Store a Guitar

Categories: Self-Storage

  If you and your guitar are taking an extended break there are a few things you should keep in mind when storing it. You can’t just throw your guitar into the garage and expect it to be in good working order when you pull it back out. Here are five tips to follow in […]

Using Self-Storage for Wedding Planning

Categories: Self-Storage, Uncategorized

  You said yes! Now what? Time to plan your wedding! It’s wedding season yet again and planning a wedding, regardless of how big or small, can be very stressful. Utilizing a storage unit during the planning process will save you some stress and keep the clutter out of your home so you can focus on enjoying your engagement. […]

New Television Series Filming at STORExpress Turtle Creek

Categories: STORExpress News

Filming for Gone, a 12-episode police procedural starring Chris Noth (Sex and the City and the Good Wife) took place this week at our Turtle Creek location. Gone will be filming in various Pittsburgh locations between now and September and will air in Germany and France. Click here to read more about the series.