When the weather turns warm and the leaves turn green, many motorcyclists – both new riders and experienced – take their bikes out of storage and hit the road. Motorcycles are a fun and fuel efficient way to get … Continued
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Our Car Storage was recently featured on the SelfStorage.com Blog. The post highlights a few facilities around the country with storage for collectible cars. Here’s how they thought ours stood out: STORExpress Self Storage in Pittsburgh, PA, is jumping into … Continued
We were recently featured on the SpareFoot blog, highlighting our Band Rehearsal Spaces. Click through to read the whole post. Highlights: “Our band spaces are great because they turn something that’s a problem into a solution,” said Lori “Lo” Jablonski, … Continued
When you look into most storage units, what you’ll find most times is a really great attempt at packing it…other times you’ll find quite the opposite attempt. A rule of thumb is that the average person will only utilize 50% … Continued
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
Clutter is everywhere and starting to take over people’s garages. Here are some innovative ideas on how to organize your garage in an inexpensive way! Pick up a free pallet at your local home store and use it to organize … Continued
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
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
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
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!
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
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
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!
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 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.
Being sure not to rent more space than you need will save you hundreds (if not thousands) of dollars.
1. Consider the Cost of Moving: If you are moving, it is important to consider your moving costs as part of your total expense, in addition to putting some of your belongings into storage. Some storage facilities offer discounts on rental trucks … Continued
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
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