Whether you’re moving a few boxes or the entire contents of your home in Kamloops and need to place your belongings into storage, knowing how to pack fragile items can save you heartache, headaches, and money. With the following tips and the right moving boxes and packing supplies, your breakable belongings will remain safe.
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If you need mini storage for your Kamloops business, consider what Valleyview Mini Storage has to offer. Our secure, climate-controlled storage is ideal for business documents, inventory overflow, business equipment and office furniture. Rather than leasing more office space, reduce your business costs and avoid long-term lease commitments by renting a self-storage unit for only the amount of time you need it.
If you’re moving, either to a new home, or planning to store some items at our storage facility, first, visit us in Kamloops for moving boxes and packing supplies. Then, we recommend these helpful packing tips to make carrying, storing, and unpacking easier on your items, and your back.
Like many Kamloops area residents, you’ve survived the holidays and may be wondering what to do with the seasonal items and gifts that have accumulated in your home. The clutter tends to grow with each passing season, leaving many of us wondering where to put it all. Should you store it at home, pile it in the garage, or rent a locker at a storage facility in Kamloops?
Many Kamloops apartment residents face space dilemmas and a lack of self-storage. It’s the reality of living in a small space. There are entire magazines and websites devoted to maximizing small spaces — providing tips for making your apartment more livable and more functional. One big problem for small spaces is the spill-over effect. A room, often a spare bedroom or small office becomes a catch-all for eyesores you don’t want in your main living space — particularly if your apartment storage is minimal or non-existent. Before you know it, these spaces become cluttered dumping grounds for seldom-used exercise equipment,…
It’s that time of year again. Summer has finally ended and it’s time to store the bicycles and helmets, kayaks, canoes, life jackets, food and beverage coolers, camping stoves, boogie boards, tennis rackets, badminton nets, camping and fishing gear. You get the picture. You don’t notice how much stuff you have while you’re using it, but, at the end of the season, when it’s time to find space for those things, you’ll ask the same question we all ask each year: “Where are we going to put all this stuff?”
A little planning goes a long way for efficient use of your storage locker and less surprises down the road when you are ready to use your belongings again. Read these storage tips and make the most of your self-storage.
There are many reasons to move your items into short term storage. Perhaps you are going on a sabbatical, house hunting for a new home or a snow bird heading south for the winter. No matter what your reason, taking care when packing your belongings will ensure they are kept safe and sound for when you need them.
As we all know, moving can be a very busy and stressful activity. On top of regular day to day work, kids and to-do’s is dropped a another large organizational task. In order to ease your load our team here at Valleyview Mini Storage, your secure self-storage facility in Kamloops, has put together a simple moving checklist for you.
Valleyview Mini Storage takes pride in offering the cleanest, most secure self storage in Kamloops, BC. All of our self storage units are located inside our climate controlled facility, with computerized access for our customers from 7 am to 7 pm, Seven days/week. For your convenience, we carry a variety of moving and storage supplies, including mattress covers, boxes, tape, packing paper and locks. In addition to helping you with your self storage needs in Kamloops.