Tag Archives: packing

Strategize & Use Smaller Boxes When Moving

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com Putting all of your eggs in one basket...it is a phrase that comes in handy for many aspects of life. I would venture to argue that when it comes to packing for your move that this phrase helps too. After a stressful few days of...
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Guest Blog: Essential Packing Guide

By Grace Bailey, Guest Blogger Essential Packing Guide Packing is one of the most tedious and time-consuming jobs there is when it comes to moving home. It often takes many hours for us to pack up our belongings before we move home but often we do not take the necessary time and care to get the...
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Moving Tips to Make Unpacking Easier

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com Immediately after moving in to a new place I want it completely unpacked, set up, and settled. After a week, I don't want to even know that a cardboard box ever stayed in that place. Granted, this is crazy and unrealistic for the vast majority...
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Vacation Storage: Make Your Next Trip Even Better

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com Vacations tend to be something that most of us look forward to for months. A vacation is a time to relax and unwind and escape everyday realities. My Facebook feed was flooded for the past couple of weeks with photos of people on trips or...
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Be Proactive When Packing to Make Unpacking Easier

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com The title of this blog might be confusing, but stick with me...when you're packing, many things might seem like a great idea at the moment that in reality are not. Sure, "toss that random ink pen in with these books" or "what does it matter...
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Moving Tip: If you don’t use it, don’t bring it

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com For most people, it isn't until you begin packing your home up for a move that you realize how much stuff you've accumulated over the years. It doesn't take long for your belongings to really start to pile up. Often when people move, they realize...
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Moving Made Easier Through Labeling Systems

By Laura Gee, Content and Social Media Manager, USstoragesearch.com I've moved many times and odds stand to reason that I'll move many, many more times. It's a good thing I've gotten fairly good at it. If it weren't for being at the mercy of the weather, this whole process would be down to a...
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Proper Loading of Your Storage Unit

By Mike Jones, VP of Operations, USstoragesearch.com Some of us have different intentions in mind when renting a storage unit. Some people rent a unit with the idea that they are going to access it frequently; even everyday in some cases. Others know that when they put their items into storage...
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Unpacking: Start and Finish Quickly

Part 5 in our 5 Part Moving Series
By Laura Gee, www.USstoragesearch.com Storage and Organization Contributor The moving day has come to an end and it is just you, your family, and a sea of cardboard. I’ve been in this situation many times. The key is to NOT PANIC! There are ways...
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