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October 15, 2013

How Centron Storage Saved Thanksgiving

How Centron Storage Saved Thanksgiving

Grandma Rosa always made the best thanksgiving dinners. All of us would go to her house, every year, skinny… And we would always leave feeling a hundred pounds heavier. All of us, being my parents, my husband, my children, my cousins, their children… It’s something we all used to look forward to. Sounds great doesn’t it? Some thing’s started getting in the way the last few years, however. Literally. Granny was never one to throw things out. She loves memories, and not ones she snapped on her iPhone (just kidding of course… she still uses a Nokia). Every time my brothers and I tried asking her to clean up a little bit, she said no. Well this year it got…

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September 30, 2013

Self-Storage for a Tidy North York Home

Self-Storage for a Tidy North York Home

Your new home looks so neat and organized for the first year. Maybe even two. But what happens when you’ve been living in the same house for multiple years? Or even better- decades? Let’s take a virtual tour of a typical four bedroom home.   The Top Floor: Strolling through your carpeted second floor hallway, everything looks great. Sure- the dog’s bed and toys get in the way sometimes. Little Tommy’s action figures sometimes end up in the way. But it’s pretty clean right? That is- until we head into the kids rooms. An old crib, a chest full of baby toys (that haven’t been touched in over a year), and a pile of small clothes that could quite possibly…

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September 16, 2013

Smart Packing: Preparing your Belongings

Smart Packing: Preparing your BelongingsSmart Packing: Preparing your Belongings

Packing your items is one of the most important parts of your storage adventure. This is because the way you pack will determine how big of a unit you need, how much time you will spend unpacking, how secure your items are, and the list goes on. Packing efficiently- and intelligently will not only protect your belongings but make your life infinitely easier down the road.   The Heavy Items: Organizing items by weight is of crucial importance. There are many considerations to make in regards to how heavy or light your items are. Every box you pack should have its heavier contents at the bottom. You wouldn’t put your watermelon over your dozen eggs when shopping; likewise you shouldn’t…

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September 5, 2013

Centron Storage: Personal Storage Security at its Best

Centron Storage: Personal Storage Security at its Best

Nothing would be worse than losing your belongings due to a storage facilities inability to properly secure them. That is why Centron Storage makes it our goal to provide maximum security for all of your items. We have implemented a number of security features into our building which will protect your North York storage unit and give you peace of mind. Below is a list of our security features and why they will benefit you. Computer Controlled Access System: In order to access their units, customers can use a personalized computer identification code. This acts to make sure whoever is entering the facility has their own private storage space.   Motion Detectors: We have pinpointed the prime locations within our…

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August 26, 2013

Storing Documents and Files in North York with Centron Storage

Storing Documents and Files in North York with Centron Storage

Document storage is a necessity for every business owner. Due to strict government regulations, your business must keep a minimum of seven years worth of records. Whether you operate a small business a large enterprise, that’s a lot of files. It can lead to piles of unused boxes that consume space which can otherwise be used for other more profitable schemes; for example, extra merchandise, space for an extra sales consultant, etc. Centron Storage provides secure document storage services for a low affordable cost. But wait… Why not just use a full service record retrieval company? Sure, if you own a large corporation and have the money, why not use an expensive record retrieval company? For smaller and medium sized…

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August 19, 2013

Top 5 Reasons Why Centron is a leader in Storage Solutions

Top 5 Reasons Why Centron is a leader in Storage Solutions

There are many different storage facilities available across North York. This makes it very intimidating when searching for a storage unit that fits your needs. If you’ve stumbled across this article it means you’ve been on a proactive search for a self-storage space. Read on to learn the top 5 reasons why you will not regret your decision to store with Centron Storage.   1)      We care: Centron Storage places a great deal of importance on connecting with our customers. This allows us to engage with your needs in a beneficial manner. We make an effort to not just keep up with current trends but predict them in order to be on top of the game. We understand that you…

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August 12, 2013

Finding Your Perfect storage Unit Size in North York

Finding Perfect Storage Unit size in Toronto

Once you make the decision to start using a North York storage unit, choosing a size can look intimidating. This is why Centron Self Storage has taken the initiative of making it an easy experience for you. We have a number of tools and graphic illustrations on our webpage designed to help you make the most affordable choice quickly and with ease. This article will run you through some basic points about our different storage sizes. To find out which size will match your specific needs check out our exclusive storage calculator. You can easily add a wide variety of items to your virtual space and our calculator will determine the size you need. You can choose an extensive variety…

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