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Have you ever had a moment when you walked into your home around the holidays and your kids are being just a little too “good”, and your parental Spidey sense starts to tingle knowing that they have been into your secret hiding spot where all the presents are being stored?  Or maybe your significant other doesn’t […]

How to Thrift Like a Pro

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Shopping at thrift stores is a great way to save money, find unique clothing and furniture that you can’t find anywhere else, and who knows, you may stumble across something worth a lot of money. If you’re ready to hit up a few thrift stores, but aren’t sure how to start, here are some hints […]

What do Fences, Silence of the Lambs and Flashdance have in common? If you guessed they are all movies, you are only partially correct. The tie that binds all of these movies together is that they were all shot here in Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh has a rich cinematic history dating all the way back to 1914. […]

7 Pittsburgh Ice Cream Shops to Visit This Summer

Categories: Pittsburgh News & Events, Pittsburgh Small Businesses, Uncategorized

7 Pittsburgh Ice Cream Shops to Visit This Summer Summer is fun, but the 90 degree heat isn’t. One of the best ways to cool down is with a tasty treat like ice cream. Dealing with heat and humidity isn’t as frustrating if you have a delicious cone in your hand. If you’re from Pittsburgh and haven’t […]

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 […]

PPG Announces Fan Favorite Winners; See How STORExpress Ranked

Categories: Pittsburgh News & Events, Pittsburgh Small Businesses, Pittsburgh storage, Self-Storage, Storage security, STORExpress News, Uncategorized

Thanks to our loyal customers that voted for STORExpress in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette’s Fan Favorites contest! Here are the Results: North – Etna (1st place) South – South Side (2nd place) East – New Kensington (3rd place) West – McKees Rocks (2nd place) We are ecstatic to be ranked so highly as your favorite self-storage facility at […]

A Yard Sale Shopper’s Guide to Success

Categories: Declutter, Declutter & Organize, Uncategorized

During the summertime, yard sales are popping up around every neighborhood. Warm weather calls for a fresh clean-out of the home and someone else’s trash could be your treasure. It can either be a hit or a miss based on your personal preferences and what you need. The coolest part about them is that they’re […]

Vote Now to Choose Your Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fan Favorites

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Four STORExpress locations have been nominated for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Fan Favorites contest. The nominated locations for “Favorite Self-Storage Facility” are: West – McKees Rocks North – Etna South – South Side East – New Kensington We are super excited to have been nominated in so many categories, but we need your help to become Pittsburgh’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 […]

Before They Were Famous: Previous Jobs of Musicians

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While it may seem that famous musicians never held a real job, the truth is that for some, fame was a long and winding road littered with dead-end jobs. Here are a few musicians who worked normal jobs to make ends meet before the bright lights of stardom came calling. Henry Rollins: Most people know […]