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May 23, 2016

Centron Self Storage Announces Industry Leading Online Booking

Centron Self Storage has created an industry-leading system that makes it easier than ever to rent a storage unit at either their Toronto or North York self-storage facility. Instead of filling out a traditional paper application new clients now have the option to complete the rental agreement online. After receipt of the online signature is confirmed, clients will be sent their facility access code. This unique code can be used to access either the Toronto or North York storage units 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Online leasing is the first of three new online services that Centron Self Storage has introduced. An online reservation system and an online payment system have also been implemented on the Centron…

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April 30, 2016

The Question of Size When Choosing Storage Space

The Question of Size When Choosing Storage Space

Determining the Right Storage Size Self-storage means much more than storing items, because it also involves dealing with issues such as security, convenience, location, customer service and of course selecting the right storage room size. Choosing the right storage for your belongings is very critical in guaranteeing the safety and security of your belongings. The most common standardized storage units in self-storage facilities include; 5’x5’, 5’x10’, 10’x10’, 10’x20’ and 10’x30’ feet of space. To determine how much storage space, you actually need, you need to first figure out what you want to store. Next, you need to choose how you will pack or group your items, before finally choosing the right room size to store your items. You can figure…

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April 7, 2016

Spring Cleaning and Self Storage

Spring Cleaning and Self Storage

Spring cleaning and self storage go hand in hand. Make your spring cleaning efforts worthwhile and productive! The words “spring cleaning” often strikes fear in the hearts of some; however, spring cleaning doesn’t have to be fearful. Basically, it just needs to be done. Think about the fall and winter months and how things get dusty, disorganized and cluttered. So, instead of putting it off, roll up your sleeves and get going! Go through each room First, go through each room and decide what you want to give away, recycle or throw out. Do one room at a time and have three boxes or bags available to those items in. When you are running errands, take these items and place…

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March 21, 2016

Keeping Your Motorcycle Perfect for Next Semester!

Keeping Your Motorcycle Perfect for Next Semester!

All Good Things Must Be Stored Sometime Once the weather has decided the time for riding on your motorcycle through the countryside is past tense, you shall need a safe and secure storage garage for it. If a heated secure garage sealed from wind, rain and vandals is not available for your motorcycle and its accessories, no need to think about the vagaries of parking on the road or in an alley. Definitely don’t think of loaning it to a friend while you don’t need its transportation. Your best friends at Centron Storage in North York or Toronto have access to a 5’x10’ or 10’x10’ rental unit for your motorcycle and all of its expensive accessories. The water tight secure…

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March 17, 2016

Creative Storage for Your Bedroom

Creative Storage for Your Bedroom

There are many ways to store items in your home. You may be wondering what you can do in order to get more space in your bedroom. The great thing is, you can create more room by making a few simple changes. Go Up A great way to gain space is to go up with your storage. This means getting shelves that will create space on the floor. You can put books, clothes or anything that needs storage going up instead of out. Another option is to use a loft bed to create more room underneath the bed. In this space you can put a desk or a dresser that will help add room to the bedroom. You don’t have…

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February 29, 2016

What You Need To Know About Student Storage

What You Need To Know About Student Storage

The life of a college student is full of new experiences. Living on your own you will have many more responsibilities. Living on campus can be a very exciting time but one thing a student will be short of is space. Let’s face it, as much fun as living in a dorm room, it is a small space and you will never be able to store all of your belongings. Student storage is the solution to allow a student access to all of their belongings while attending college or university. Here are some of the valuable things that you need to know about student storage. One of the best reasons to use student storage is that it will provide you…

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February 15, 2016

How To Preserve The Timeless Beauty Of Classic Cars

How To Preserve The Timeless Beauty Of Classic Cars

Classic Cars Are Forever. Or Are They? You’ve seen them at car shows, at county fairs, in parades, and occasionally on the open road. Some of the vintage automobiles that are still with us rolled originally off a showroom floor maybe even a century ago. So what’s the secret to the seeming immortality of these “senior citizen” vehicles? After all, we keep hearing about how much better the cars of today are in terms of construction, but they don’t seem to age nearly as well. Is it possible that the older Buicks, Model A, and Corvair have Fountain of Youth lessons to teach the rest of us, humans and cars alike? (After all, that Ford Focus could one day celebrate…

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