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Solving Retail Storage Problems: Storage Units in Kamloops

If you own a small retail business and are looking for a way to solve your storage problems for inventory and other business items, renting storage units in Kamloops is an easy and convenient solution. Retailers often quickly fill up the storage areas within their shop. At this point, you have a dilemma. You cram already filled closets or offices with piles of inventory. You may resort to taking items home to store in your basement or other rooms in your home or garage, or be forced to put items on sale, cutting into your profits, to reduce your inventory…

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Storing Summer Gear in a Kamloops Storage Facility

September, the official end of summer is upon us, and it’s time to start thinking about putting away the summer belongings, or, better yet, storing summer gear in a secure Kamloops storage facility. Storage solves several problems for seasonal items and solves a lot of household organization issues. Other potential problems are solved, too, such as security. Storing seasonal items in your home is often rather inefficient. Items that you use for only one season probably shouldn’t take up space in your home in the three off-seasons. Storing seasonal items will create more room and reduce clutter in closets, in…

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How to Pack Your Kamloops Storage Unit Efficiently and Safely

If you a renting a storage unit in Kamloops (hopefully with Valleyview Mini Storage!) you’ll need to learn the fine art of storage packing. It’s easy if you follow a few simple guidelines that make packing your storage unit efficient, give you easy access to your belongings, and don’t hurt your back! 10 Golden Rules of Storage Unit Packing The following “golden rules” of storage unit packing will help ensure your belongings are protected and more easily accessed when needed. Always protect your breakables Use blankets, packing paper and bubble wrap liberally. Use “fragile” stickers or write “Fragile” on the…

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Spring Cleaning & Decluttering
Our Kamloops BC Storage is the final step

If you are about to start your spring cleaning, our Kamloops BC storage facility is the final step in decluttering your home. Spring cleaning is the perfect opportunity to identify belongings that are stored away in corners of rooms, under beds, in basements, or in garages or sheds. Over the years, things we no longer need, or only need seasonally, tend to pile up. This is truer of family homes with kids, but even single people accrue belongings that takes up valuable space and make a home look messy.

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How to Pack a Moving Truck for Kamloops Storage or Moving – Use Plenty of Packing Supplies and these 10 Tips

If you’ve rented a moving truck, or are packing your own truck or van, to move things to our Kamloops storage facility, you’ll need some packing supplies, moving boxes and a little know-how. The art of truck packing is simple to learn if you follow a few basic rules. Foremost in your mind should be the safety of your belongings. Packing a truck properly also maximizes space, so you’ll make fewer trips and spend less on the truck rental time and fuel costs.

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Storage Containers – The Downside of Mobile Storage

If you are considering storage in Kamloops, you may lean toward mobile storage containers for their apparent convenience. Before you make your decision, it’s important to know the reality of drop-off/pick-up storage. While storage containers offer some convenience, there is also a downside when you consider the following.

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