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February 10, 2016

7 Smart And Decorative Storage Tips For Small Bedrooms

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Unless you regularly hold garage sales, it is inevitable that you will accumulate stuff. Many times, our desire for options lead to more than we can handle. No matter the reason, storage is an issue most homeowners can bond over, and owners or renters of small apartments and bedrooms have the worst time finding a place for everything. Here you will find storage tips for the bedroom that are practical and attractive. 1. The more shelves, the better. The sky is the limit with shelving. Mount shelves on the walls, under windows, over beds and along closet walls to increase your storage space for things both big and small. Mount multiple shelves on one wall, one over the other, for…

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January 9, 2016

Unused Furniture Doesn’t Need To Use Space: Store Your Furniture Today!

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There are going to be times in your life when you simply do not need the amount of furniture you currently have. This might be during a move or when getting rid of items and bringing in brand new ones. If this has been an issue for you in the recent past, you might be wondering what options you have when it comes to storing all of your furniture. There are many ways for you to get those items stored away for later use so that you do not need to necessarily sell everything. Tips for Storing Furniture One of the best ways to begin storing your furnishings is by knowing what you do and do not need. Take an…

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December 18, 2015

What you need to know about self-storage and winter: It’s not too late to ensure that your valuables are protected

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Storing items away for the winter in a self-storage facility provides extra space in your home or garage. Winter has arrived in North York, and there is more snow and ice on the way over the next few months. Now is the time to take precautions to keep your belongings safe from harsh winter temperatures. The following are some tips for effective winter storage. Clean and Repair before Storing One important tip is to make sure that everything you store away is clean and repaired. Make sure that everything is in good working order before you store it away. When spring returns, it will be much easier to locate and bring out items you have stored away and you will…

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December 5, 2015

Self-Storage Ideas That You May Not Have Considered

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Holiday Decorations Are you the type (like most of us) who has a thousand decorations stuffed into all the closets after the holidays are over? Or perhaps you have a basement where it looks like it is Christmas all year round. Whatever the case is, decorations add up quickly and they all take up space. Having a self-storage rental during the off-seasons is a great way to keep your home clutter free. With all of the holidays that folks decorate for, it comes in handy often as well. For Collectors Do you have an amazing collection and it’s only getting bigger? Whatever you collect, you do it because you love to do it. From antiques to old cards or coins,…

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January 28, 2015

Things To Do Before You Say Farewell!

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While we’re always sad to see you go, there comes a time in every renter’s life when it’s simply time to move on. Whether you’ve secured space for your stuff, you’ve found a buyer for your inventory, you’ve returned from a vacation, or you’re hauling out your dormant supplies for another season of fun, it’s finally time to say goodbye to Centron Storage and reclaim your goods. Don’t worry—we promise not to choke up. While we’re always grateful that you’ve made the smart choice and rented with the best storage facility in North York, there are a few things to keep in mind when you’re leaving. Follow our easy and common sense steps and you’ll be off to greener pastures…

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January 20, 2015

Store Your Car For The Winter With Centron Storage

Store Your Car For The Winter With Centron Storage

Now that the weather’s turned frigid, running away to a tropical island or an all-inclusive resort sounds more attractive than ever. Even if you’re not heading to some enchanted beach get-away, taking a long vacation from the winter cold can prove to be just the escape you need to return to work or responsibilities refreshed and invigorated. If you’re going away on an extended vacation, you’re going to need a place to store your car. Not everyone has the luxury of having a heated, secure garage, so if you normally park on the road or in an alleyway, know that our 10’ x 15’ and 10’ x 20’ rental units can accommodate small to mid-size automobiles easily. And with all…

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January 15, 2015

Top Five Things Never To Store In A Rental Unit

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While we encourage you to think outside the box when it comes to storing unused or excess items — think vehicles, electronics, furniture, toys, and so much more — there are some things you should never, ever try to store with a professional facility. While discovering these items makes for great reality TV, it’s never so fun in reality. These are our Top Four things never to store in one of our units. 5. Stolen Items and Drugs. While we pride ourselves on being your go-to resource for all things storage, we do have our limits — and helping you evade the law is certainly not one of them! Other people have tried it over the years; famously, stolen Picasso,…

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