Category Archives: Storage space

How to Prepare for a Flash Flood

Categories: Pittsburgh News & Events, Pittsburgh storage, Self-Storage, Storage space, Uncategorized, Vehicle Storage

Over the past few weeks, there were numerous storms and flash floods throughout Western Pennsylvania. The ground had already been saturated from the first storm and many people were caught off guard by the rain that just kept coming. Don’t get caught in the next storm without knowing how to get ready for it. It’s […]

Self-Storage Ghost Stories

Categories: Climate Controlled Storage, Pittsburgh storage, Self-Storage, Storage space, Uncategorized

  Halloween is right around the corner! That means trick or treating with your family, costume parties, pranks and of course, ghost stories! If you’re ready to be scared stiff, here are 3 of the best self-storage ghost stories we found on the internet. A business storage facility in Baton Rouge used to be a hospital […]

Surviving the TOY-NADO! Declutter & Store the Toy Stash!

Categories: Customer Service, Declutter, Declutter & Organize, Moving, Moving Supplies, Moving to Pittsburgh, Pack & Move, Packing tips, Packing to Move, Pittsburgh Small Businesses, Pittsburgh storage, Seasonal Storage, Self-Storage, Staging, Storage size, Storage space, Storage-Tips, STORExpress News

Have you ever gone down to get something to drink at night and been scared by what turned out to be your kids’ toys? Maybe it’s the looming shadow of a rocking horse. Maybe you step on a Lego block or a light up toy. Maybe you slip on a hoverboard at the base of […]

10 Tips For Moving On A Budget

Categories: Moving Supplies, Moving to Pittsburgh, Packing tips, Packing to Move, Self-Storage, Storage size, Storage space, Storage-Tips

Moving is expensive. It’s exhausting. It’s stressful. It really is the stuff of grown-up nightmares. There are so many steps it can be very overwhelming and leave you feeling defeated. Packing supplies, movers (be they professional or friends), truck rental, cleaning…it just goes on and on. Moving should be an exciting new start for you […]

Creative Garage Storage – Pittsburgh Self Storage Blog

Categories: Declutter, Declutter & Organize, Seasonal Storage, Storage space

Clutter is everywhere and starting to take over people’s garages. Here are some innovative ideas on how to organize your garage in an inexpensive way!   Pick up a free pallet at your local home store and use it to organize your shovels, rakes, and brooms. No need to hunt for them in your garage […]

Will It Fit In A 5×10 – Pittsburgh Self Storage

Categories: Self-Storage, Staging, Storage size, Storage space, Storage-Tips

We started playing around with 3D models and decided to start playing a game. Give us some random items and we’ll fit them into a 5×10 storage unit. First up is Jeff! Jeff’s unit: Mattress SMARTcar Coffin Lawnmower Ostrich WILL! IT! FIT?! VERDICT: PERFECT FIT 10/10 send us your own “WILL IT FIT”s to customerservice@storexpress.com. […]

Seven Things You Should Consider Before Putting Your Belongings into Storage!

Categories: Climate Controlled Storage, Moving, Pittsburgh storage, Self Storage Shelving, Self-Storage, Storage insurance, Storage security, Storage space, Storage-Tips

1. Consider the Cost of Moving: If you are moving, it is important to consider your moving costs as part of your total expense, in addition to putting some of your belongings into storage. Some storage facilities offer discounts on rental trucks or a free truck for your move. Be sure to ask about any discount programs […]