Monthly Archives: August 2017

Reasons Baby Boomers Are Selling Off Their Wine Collections

Categories: Band rehearsal space, wine storage

  If you are a wine collector looking to add some hard to find bottles to your collection, now is a great time to purchase iconic older vintages from classic regions. Baby boomers are selling off their wine cellars in record numbers and wines that were difficult or impossible to find are now popping up at […]

Painting for Beginners

Categories: Art Studios

So, you went to your first paint-and-sip art class and now you’re inspired to tap into your inner Picasso. Whether you thank that Pinot Noir you drank while painting or your natural talent for your masterpiece, here are a few tips to perfect your painting the next time around: Grab Some Supplies. If you’re interested […]

A Bit of Pittsburgh Music History

Categories: Band rehearsal rooms

  When you think of major music scenes, Pittsburgh probably doesn’t come to mind. Seattle had grunge, punk exploded out of DC and SoCal, and New Orleans has jazz. Pittsburgh has…Donnie Iris? Pittsburgh actually has a very rich musical legacy. From Doo-Wop to rock, Pittsburgh has produced many award-winning musicians and composers who have influenced […]

Blogging 101 for Contractors

Categories: Climate Controlled Storage

If you’re a business owner you know how important marketing is to your company. Your website serves as a home base to your customers while social media is supplementary. Another aspect of marketing that no one talks about is a blog. As a contractor, blogging can increase your clientele and offer your customers a more […]

Back to School Storage

Categories: Self-Storage

The back to school season is a time of transition for everyone in the family. It is important that your home is prepped and organized for the chaos of the school year ahead. STORExpress can help you stay on track this school year! School Projects: Children’s school projects and papers can quickly take over every […]

Creative Ways to Repurpose Your College-Bound Child’s Room

Categories: Declutter, Declutter & Organize, Self-Storage

Your kid finally left the nest and is college-bound. As a parent, you’re feeling a range of emotions from excitement to nervousness and maybe even sadness. Well, here’s some good news that might cheer you up! You can finally create your dream room with your kid’s vacant room. First things first, declutter. Go through their […]

Is Your Car Classic, Antique, Vintage….or Just Old?

Categories: Car Storage

If you are thinking about collecting “old” cars, you may be confused about car classifications. If you are serious about being a car enthusiast, you should learn which cars are considered classic, antique or vintage. Each class has its own meaning, and while there is some overlap (and the definitions can vary from state to […]

Businesses You Can Start on a Shoestring Budget

Categories: Pittsburgh office space

  Being your own boss is one of the best ways to make extra money and take control of your life. Whether you want to start a side business that will generate extra income or you want to say “sayonara” to your soul-crushing job, there are many ways to start a business on the cheap. […]

Tips for Renting Your Home on Vacation Rental Sites

Categories: Self-Storage

  Vacation rental sites like Airbnb,, FlipKey, HomeAway, and VRBO are rapidly gaining popularity in cities around the U.S. Here are some tips to earning extra cash part-time, full-time, and even while you’re on vacation by renting your home to travelers.   Clean Up, Organize and Declutter. This is the first step to creating […]

August Referral Rewards

Categories: Referral Rewards Program, Uncategorized

Refer someone who moves into a storage unit at STORExpress between now and August 31, 2017 and choose either a Referral Reward based on your tier or a $75 gift certificate that can be redeemed for spa, tanning or fitness services at The Body Bar. To learn about the STORExpress referral Rewards program, click here.