VERY Simple Ways to Decorate for the Holidays

Huzzah! The holidays are upon us!  ‘Tis a time for opening our hearts and unfortunately our wallets too!  But just because your bank account might not be filled with gold (or frankincense or myrrh) doesn’t mean you can’t decorate your … Continued

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

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! … Continued

STORExpress Google Voice

Introduction Google Voice for STORExpress! We’re always thinking of new and easier ways for Pittsburghers to find solutions to their storage problem.  That is why introducing Google Voice.  Within seconds you can be talking to one of our storage experts! … Continued

Six Steps for an Easy Student Move Out

The spring semester is coming to a close soon and while most of our focus will be on acing our finals and bringing up that GPA, it’s also time to think about summer plans. If you are making a transition … Continued

5 Ways Self-Storage Will Make Your Holiday Less Stressful

We are now entering the midst of the holiday season and with all the joy and peace on earth this time of year brings, there is no doubt that stress and chaos are occasional guests at holiday dinner tables as well. So, to make sure your holiday is filled with more cheer and less fear we’ve compiled five ways self-storage can clear up your house (and your head) to make sure you have more peaceful, silent nights!

New Band Rehearsal Space in Pittsburgh

Coming this fall to STORExpress Self Storage: brand new band rehearsal spaces in Pittsburgh’s Etna neighborhood. Centrally located approximately ten minutes from downtown Pittsburgh on Butler Street, the new band rehearsal rooms are set to be ready by mid-fall 2012 … Continued

Pittsburgh Office Space: Month-to-Month Leasing

STORExpress Self Storage, located in Pittsburgh, PA gladly introduces OFFCExpress; an office building that offers business operators a flexible month-to-month leasing option. The office-park building is located 10 minutes from Downtown Pittsburgh at 448 Butler Street.  Businesses are provided with the … Continued

Calculating storage unit size based on truck load

So, you have your moving truck packed and your headed to your local storage facility to unload it into your brand new storage unit. You have a couple of key pieces of information, but you still can’t figure out what size storage unit you need. Let us help you!

When Is Climate Controlled Storage Necessary?

In addition to traditional storage units, most self-storage companies also offer climate controlled space. Climate controlled storage is usually kept at a temperature of anywhere between 50 degrees to 70 degrees. This regulation of temperature protects items from the fluctuations which can cause damage such as warping. But when are climate controlled units really necessary?

Utilizing Self Storage as Commercial Office Space

Utilizing a self storage unit as personal office is the perfect solution for many small business owners, independent contractors and other entrepreneurs alike. This innovative trend has helped many businesses avoid the expensive cost of commercial real estate.

Now Offering ‘Protection Packages’ to Customers

STORExpress Self Storage strives to keep our customer’s stored possessions at their safest; that is why we now offer “Protection Packages” to our customers at a low price.  Our protection packages include: Chair, sofa, and mattress covers to keep items … Continued

13 Packing Tips!

TIP #1 Make packing easier by planning ahead! Gather up plenty of sturdy cartons or boxes along with packing paper, bubble wrap, sealing tape and markers, along with plenty of furniture covers. (Keep in mind; we sell a full range … Continued

STORExpress redesigns space…

“There are many sides to a box in Steve Mitnick’s six storage buildings. Take, for example, the former Duquesne Brewery space on the South Side, which became a storage facility when Mitnick’s STORExpress bought the property in 1997. It has … Continued

Best Storage Facility Managers in Pittsburgh

At STORExpress Self Storage we strive to provide the best customer service there is. We would like you to meet our Site Managers who help to achieve this goal. With six self storage facilities in Pittsburgh, PA we get to … Continued

Pittsburgh storage company gives away trip to Cancun, Mexico!

Paul Regan of Aspinwall, PA has recently earned a trip to Cancun, Mexico! How? It’s simple! He made 20 referrals to us here at STORExpress Self Storage. These referrals turned into customers, and Paul earned and all-expense-paid trip to Cancun.